How long does a traumatic brain injury lawsuit take?



Traumatic brain injury lawsuits are complicated, and they can take a long time to settle. You may have many questions about the process. How long will my case take? Will I have to go back and forth with lawyers? What’s involved in settling a TBI case? We’ll answer these questions and more below:

A traumatic brain injury lawsuit takes time and patience to settle.


Settling a traumatic brain injury lawsuit can take years, so it’s essential you get an attorney right away so the claim is not delayed further. Your attorney will need to gather evidence of the accident, including medical records, eyewitness accounts and experts to prove all of the evidence showing the defendants fault and the entire extent of the damages to your life. The insurance company has lawyers and you want a lawyer as well to encourage the insurance companies or attorneys on the other side to give your case the importance it deserves and the money you are entitled .

Because getting compensation for your case may take a long time, it’s essential to talk with an attorney who can help guide you through the process and make it as quick as possible.

Your personal injury lawyer should offer a free case evaluation and discuss all the options to help determine which claim strategy is best suited for you. Once a brain injury lawyer knows more about your situation, they can prepare a complete packet that includes medical records, contact information for any witnesses, police reports, and anything else needed for your case.

TBI lawsuits are complicated and may take time to resolve because they often involve doctors, hospitals, insurance providers and other parties who need to be contacted


A brain injury lawsuit is complicated because it often involves other parties in addition to the person or place who caused the injury. These include:

  • Liability insurance

  • Your doctors and medical care providers

  • Medical insurance (or lack thereof)

  • Worker’s compensation insurance (if applicable).

One of the most stressful aspects of the length of your traumatic brain injury case can be the financial burden of medical bills. Many people who suffer from traumatic brain injuries have no health insurance and are responsible for paying their expenses. The costs associated with treating these injuries can quickly add up, even when you have insurance coverage that covers some of the expenses.

In most cases, if you hire an experienced brain injury lawyer, they can help you navigate how to pay for your medical bills until a settlement is reached in your case. This will help mitigate the

While some cases are settle in a few months a Brain injury case often takes Three to Five years.


A skilled attorney on you side is going to try to keep your case moving by getting the necessary records to prove your claim and getting the appropriate defendants to concede fault of realize their exposure if the case goes to trial. Perhaps more immortally prepare your case for trial if a settlement cannot be reached. At Proner and Proner we have been do exactly this; preparing for settlement and going to trial when settlements cannot be reached and have been getting multi-million dollar results for our clients every year for over thirty years, Mitchell Proner has been recognized for his expertise in handling multimillion dollar cases and has lectured to attorney groups and bar associations on the topic across the county. With hundreds of successful brain injury claims The Proner and Proner firm is ready to give free consultation on all brain injury cases with a no fee unless we win promise.

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If you or someone you know has been injured in a car accident, it’s essential to understand the process of filing a TBI lawsuit. It can take months or even years for all the details to be worked out but ensuring that all parties involved are compensated appropriately is worth it.

If you have suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) due to another’s negligence and are interested in having our firm represent you, please call us at (800) 551-9292.

Proner & Proner is a law firm representing brain injury victims on a contingency fee basis, meaning we only get paid if we help you recover. We understand the immense costs associated with traumatic brain injuries, so we offer free initial consultations to clients who have been hurt due to someone else’s disregard for safety. At Proner & Proner, we can help you get the medical care and compensation you deserve after suffering a brain injury.

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