Gain Practical Insights on "Invisible" and Other Challenging Injuries
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Cases with "invisible" injuries like TBI are some of the trickiest to prove - assuming they don't go misdiagnosed or undiagnosed completely. Furthermore, pre-existing injuries can add a whole new level of difficulty to even the most standard of injury cases. To be successful in identifying and handling these types of injuries, you need to see them as the experts do. This guide will explore a variety of hard-to-prove injuries and share with you unique insights on diagnostic tests, causation, medical controversies and so much more. Get the medical knowledge you need to effectively argue your client's case in settlement negotiations and at trial - order today!
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DR. JAS G. BROOKS is a founding partner of Mazur & Brooks, A Professional Law Corporation. Dr. Brooks is a former physician and surgeon and is currently an attorney at law practicing in her area of expertise, medical malpractice. She is also an associate professor at Southern University and A&M College: Department of Biology Health & Sciences - Human Anatomy & Physiology and Department of Environmental Toxicology, Doctorate Program. Dr. Brooks is currently a member of Southern University and A&M College HBCU Coalition for Deepwater Horizon Response to the British Petroleum Initiative. Her primary practice area is in protecting the rights of injured individuals that have suffered professional medical malpractice, including wrongful death, amputations, birth injury, brain injury, burns, child death, dental malpractice, failure to diagnose, improper consent, nursing home injuries, paraplegia, prescription drug errors, and spinal cord injury. As a former trauma surgeon and current associate professor at Southern University, Dr. Brooks has an in depth knowledge of handling medical malpractice claims from both perspectives, as an attorney and as an expert. She received her medical degree from Des Moines University, her Master of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix, and her Juris Doctorate from Southern University Law Center. Dr. Brooks is currently a member of the American Bar Association and a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association (Health Law Section). She has lectured nationally at a number of professional symposiums sponsored by the American College of Surgeons and Southern University.
DOUGLAS R. HORN is the lead attorney of The Horn Law Firm, P.C., in Kansas City, Missouri. Since 1991, Mr. Horn has focused his practice in plaintiff's personal injury concentrating in cases involving motor vehicle collisions, work-related accidents, medical/medication error, and catastrophic injury handling cases in Missouri, Kansas, and throughout the Midwest. Mr. Horn is a regular National Business Institute CLE contributor, emphasizing his presentations in personal injury case development strategies. He earned his B.A. degree from Wittenberg University and his J.D. degree from Capital University Law School. Mr. Horn's detailed professional profile can be found on HornLaw.com.
ROBERT J. KASIETA is the founder of Kasieta Legal Group, LLC, in Madison, Wisconsin. He is a certified civil pretrial and trial specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocates. Mr. Kasieta practices in civil litigation, with an emphasis on plaintiff personal injury and employment cases, as well as commercial litigation. He has written and taught extensively in the areas of trial practice, personal injury law and insurance law, and is an instructor of trial practice at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Mr. Kasieta is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, and all Wisconsin courts. He is a member of the Dane County Bar Association, State Bar of Wisconsin, and the American Association for Justice. Mr. Kasieta earned his B.S. degree, summa cum laude, from Northern Michigan University and his J.D. degree from Marquette University Law School.
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