Vancouver Personal Injury Lawyers
Meridian Law Group understands the upheaval caused by a serious personal injury. The consequences are significant both for the injured individual and for their family and friends. For over three decades, the firm has fought for injury victims and has an established reputation as a corner of the British Columbia litigation bar.
The personal injury lawyers at Meridian Law Group are motivated and effective litigators. They are dedicated advocates who work tirelessly to secure maximum compensation for their client’s injuries. Their deep knowledge and experience ensures they are able to navigate the medical and legal complexity of each client’s case.
Serious & Catastrophic Accident Injuries
Serious and catastrophic accident injuries cause long-term or permanent emotional or physical harm to an injured person and their loved ones. Meridian Law Group provides compassionate and reliable advice for clients suffering from various injuries, including:
- Serious brain injuries;
- Degenerative conditions;
- Orthopedic injuries;
- Psychological injuries;
- Chronic pain; and
- Injuries caused by slip and falls.
Injury-related expenses, such as caregiving costs and long-term medical treatments, can cause significant financial hardship to families. Meridian Law Group advocates for clients through the accident injury claim process or litigation to recover compensation for costs associated with:
- Medical care, rehabilitation, physical therapy, occupational therapy, mental health care, or any other required treatments;
- Lost wages and lost or diminished earning potential;
- Pain and suffering (general damages);
- Housekeeping and home maintenance services;
- Caregiving services, whether provided professionally or by friends and family;
- Home modifications for increased accessibility; and
- Medical devices.
Wrongful Death Claims Under the Family Compensation Act
In British Columbia, family members of a person whose death was caused by another person’s wrongful or illegal act or negligence may bring an action for wrongful death under the Family Compensation Act. Eligible family members vary depending on the circumstances of each case but may include the deceased’s spouse, children, stepchildren, parents, stepparents, and grandparents.
Meridian Law Group helps families understand their rights under the Family Compensation Act and vigorously pursues the maximum compensation possible for the wrongful death of their loved ones.
Personal injuries are caused by various types of accidents, many of which are governed by different laws and involve unique legal and evidentiary considerations. The seasoned personal injury lawyers at Meridian Law Group help clients recover compensation for financial loss and harm suffered as a result of a variety of accidents, including:
- Motor Vehicle Accidents;
- Bicycle Accidents;
- Pedestrian Accidents;
- Slip and Falls; and
Contact Meridian Law Group in Vancouver for Exceptional Personal Injury Advice
Meridian Law Group has an established reputation for seasoned and knowledgeable personal injury litigation services. The firm’s skilled litigators guide clients through all legal and evidentiary complexities to position their case for success. Meridian Law Group explores early settlement, arbitration, and mediation whenever possible to reduce the time and cost required. At the same time, clients can trust the firm to remain prepared to forcefully advocate for their rights should a trial be required.
Since 1988, Meridian Law Group has been synonymous with legal quality and excellence. Located in downtown Vancouver, the firm assists clients in West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Coquitlam, Penticton, Kelowna, Richmond, New Westminster, Burnaby, Surrey, Langley, and White Rock. Meridian Law Group also provides representation across Canada and assists international clients. To schedule a confidential consultation on your personal injury matter, contact us online or call (604) 687-2277.