Major Loss

Car and motorcycle accidents and slip and falls often result in catastrophic results and major loss. This can include brain and head injuries, spinal cord injuries, multiple broken bones, and post-traumatic stress and psychological trauma. In these situations, it is essential to seek advice from an experienced team of professionals who will take immediate action to advocate on your behalf.

The lawyers at Johnston Franklin Bishop pride themselves in not only obtaining fair compensation, through both settlement and trial, but also in assisting our clients in obtaining treatment and support so you can concentrate on what matters most – getting better.  We take a team approach to ensure you get the best results possible, which include access to treatment and fair compensation for your major loss claim.

If you or a loved one has been in a car accident, slip and fall or other accident that has resulted in major loss, including brain or head injuries, spinal cord injuries, or other catastrophic injuries, contact one of our lawyers now for a free consultation, to see how our team can help you get the results and compensation you deserve.

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