About Chicago Carbon Monoxide Attorney Gordon Johnson
Why do you need a Chicago Carbon Monoxide attorney? Carbon monoxide poisoning is one of the specialized and complicated fields in the field of personal injury law. In evaluating whether the lawyer you are considering in a carbon monoxide case is the right one for you, there are several factors to consider.
No Fee Unless We Win
First, you want a Chicago Carbon Monoxide attorney who only represents plaintiffs and does so on a contingent fee basis, with no fee unless we win or recover for you. Attorney Gordon Johnson of the Brain Injury Law Group, only handles cases on a contingent fee basis. Chicago carbon monoxide cases are expensive cases to pursue. If you have permanent problems from a CO exposure, your lawyer must be prepared to hire the best experts in the country to prove your case. We have the resources and the commitment to make your case a high priority, yet we do not handle the 100’s of different cases that most personal injury lawyers have. While we have many many carbon monoxide clients, those clients are clustered into several large cases and we understand the specific issues in each case.
Your Attorney Must be an Expert in Carbon Monoxide Cases
Chicago Carbon Monoxide Attorney Gordon Johnson is one of the leading experts in carbon monoxide poisoning, not just in the legal field but the entire field. On February 8th, 2017, he was the only personal injury attorney invited to speak on carbon monoxide poisoning in front of the Consumers Product Safety Commission, in Bethesda, Maryland. Attorney Gordon Johnson’s testimony was central to the issues addressed and was praised by members of the commission. All of the main pages on carbonmonoxide.com were written by Attorney Gordon Johnson. If you read these pages, it will be clear his expertise. Attorney Gordon Johnson has represented in excess of 80 clients in carbon monoxide cases. Those cases include two school poisoning, a poisoning at a wedding, a bank building and a hotel. Each of those cases involved different engineering issues, which required an attorney who understood the chemistry and engineering well enough to marginalize the defense experts in those cases. To that end, Attorney Gordon Johnson has effectively cross examined the testimony of toxicologists, industrial hygienists, neurologists, neuroradiologists, neuropsychologists, speech and language and HVAC engineers in each of those cases.
Your Chicago Carbon Monoxide Attorney Must be an Expert in Brain Damage
While every organ in the human body can be damaged by carbon monoxide poisoning, the most disabling injury to those who survive is almost always brain damage. Thus, your Chicago Carbon Monoxide Attorney must be an expert in proving brain damage. Attorney Gordon Johnson has been one of the leading brain injury attorneys in the United States for more than 20 years. He has handled brain injury cases that in the aggregate have settled for more than $160 million dollars. While no one case can predict what your case might settle for, it is critical that you hire an attorney who knows how to ask the right questions of the insurance companies doctors who will try to minimize your long term problems. For more on the brain injury advocacy of Attorney Gordon Johnson, see http://braininjuryhelp.com Also worth reading is http://tbilaw.com, a website Attorney Gordon Johnson first authored in 1996, that is more than 20 years ago, at a time most lawyers had no idea what the internet was.
Our Staff Gets it Too
Nearly as important to gaining a fair result in a CO case is the quality and experience of the Carbon Monoxide attorney’s staff. The Brain Injury Law Group’s staff begins with our paralegal Jayne, who will be the person you talk to if you call. Jayne is the best carbon monoxide paralegal, period. You will know you are talking to the right law firm as soon as you call. Your law firm must get it, understand that brain damage involves multiple systems. Your law firm must get and that the full impact of brain damage is far more than a change in IQ. Brain damage changes the function of four areas of the way the brain works: cognitive, mood, behavioral and physical functioning. Regardless of cognition, if symptoms continue in the other three areas, then disability will result.
We care not only about your winning but in making sure you get the best diagnosis help for carbon monoxide poisoning.
For the objective stuff about Chicago Carbon Monoxide Attorney Gordon Johnson:
He is a 1975 graduate of Northwestern University with a BS-Journalism and a 1979 cum laude graduate from the University of Wisconsin Law School. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Arizona and Utah. He has been admitted to handle cases pro hac vitae in another 15 states and is available as a consultant or co-counsel in cases with other law firms. If you already have an attorney but they need help with a carbon monoxide case, we may be able to help. Some of the carbon monoxide law firms in the country, ask us for help.
Chicago Carbon Monoxide Attorney Gordon Johnson is a former chair of the Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group, which is part of the AAJ, the top group of the nations plaintiff lawyers.
He is a frequent author and lecturer on brain damage. Chicago Carbon Monoxide Attorney Gordon Johnson is available to speak to groups on related topics. He will go anywhere in the U.S. to speak about brain injury or carbon monoxide poisoning. Even the Federal Government seeks his opinion on these topics.