If you or a loved one suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) due to the negligence of another, you may be entitled to financial compensation. TBI survivors face lifelong physical, psychological, and social challenges, often including loss of independence. Additionally, the families of a TBI survivor face challenges, such as caring for their loved one and the financial cost of daily care and medical treatment. At Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, LLC our experienced and compassionate team of attorneys and staff are here to help you through every step of the legal process.

Common TBI Causes

  • Car accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Slips and falls
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Intentional Battery or assault
  • Sports Injuries
  • Concussions 

These types of accidents can cause various types of physical, psychological, and social challenges. A TBI survivor may be unable to return to work, face difficulty performing daily tasks, experience difficulty communicating, require daily care, and have extensive medical and treatment costs. 

Common Brain Injuries

• Concussions

• Contusions

• Hematomas

• Skull fractures


New York State imposes strict limitations of time upon which a personal injury claim for a TBI may be filed. This time period is within three years from the date of the injury. This is why it is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible following the accident. 

At Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, LLC we understand how difficult a TBI can be and the high financial costs related to your injury. The attorneys at Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, LLC will help you to recover past losses, and compensation for future costs and losses. A personal injury claim for a TBI will also consider non-economic damages, such as pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment of life.

If you or your loved one has suffered a traumatic brain injury due to the negligence of another party, we urge you to contact Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, LLC to discuss your legal rights.