Skip to content

Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers

$1 Billion+

Recovered for clients just like you


Years of experience


Lawyers & staff fighting for you


Locations in Connecticut

#1 Focus

Getting you the compensation you deserve

Milford Spinal Cord Injury Attorneys

Did you recently suffer a spinal cord injury in Milford because of someone else’s negligence and are now facing the prospect of permanent physical impairment along with crushing medical debt?

Strong legal representation by a spinal cord injury lawyer in Milford from the Carter Mario Law Firm can tip the scales in your favor. Our award-winning personal injury attorneys are known as Heroes for the Injured and can build your personal injury lawsuit while you focus on healing from your injuries. Insurance companies know who we are and know that we are not afraid to fight for our client’s rights in court. 

It’s been shown that people who settle with the insurance company get three times less than they would have with legal representation.

As part of our commitment to our clients, our Milford spinal cord injury attorneys do not require any upfront payment! Instead, our clients pay nothing unless we win under our Zero-Fee Warranty. Plus, our track record is highlighted by the fact we have recovered more than $1 billion for our clients.

Contact us at Carter Mario Law Firm today for a free consultation to see how our spinal cord injury attorneys in Milford will fight for your rights.

Our Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers Have Over 30 Years of Experience

Three decades of successfully beating insurance companies!

Since being founded over 30 years ago, the Carter Mario Law Firm has grown into one of the most prominent personal injury law firms in Connecticut. In addition to earning multiple awards and building an excellent legal reputation, our law firm has secured over $1 billion on behalf of our clients. You can trust our Milford personal injury lawyers to build you a winning case that will get the compensation you deserve.

No Fee Until We Win

Our team of personal injury attorneys believes in your case, and that’s why we operate on a contingency fee basis. You won’t pay our lawyers a dime until we secure you a favorable outcome for your personal injury case. The Milford spinal cord injury attorneys at the Carter Mario Law Firm will fight to maximize your compensation.

What a Milford Spinal Injury Attorney Does to Help Your Case

We build strong cases designed to win at trial!

Many personal injury law firms focus on securing easy insurance claim settlements without having to invest significant resources into their clients’ cases. The Milford, CT spinal cord injury team at the Carter Mario Law Firm build strong cases by:

  • Conducting detailed investigations
  • Identifying and collecting evidence such as photographs, surveillance videos, and witness statements
  • Collecting any and all evidence of losses such as medical bills and medical malpractice information, medical records, lost wage documentation, and estimates regarding the cost of future medical care
  • Retaining expert witnesses such as accident reconstructionists, neurosurgical spine specialists, occupational therapists, and economists
  • Utilizing aggressive negotiation tactics
  • Undergoing extensive preparation and fierce advocacy at trial

When the insurance company learns that we are representing you, they know they are facing a law firm of personal injury lawyers who are committed to securing the best possible results!

Evidence to Prove Liability in Your Spinal Injury Case

In order to secure financial compensation for a catastrophic injury, you must prove the other person committed an act of negligence by a preponderance of the evidence — that is, 51%. Meeting this burden requires you to present evidence regarding your role in the accident along with evidence of your injuries. The spinal cord injury attorneys in Milford at the Carter Mario Law Firm are experienced litigators who can identify and gather all relevant evidence to build you a strong case.

Frequent Spinal & Spinal Cord Injury Causes

According to the Spinal Center, each year, there are about 17,000 victims who suffer spinal cord injuries. Common causes of spinal cord injuries include:

No matter the facts surrounding your injury, you can trust our spinal cord accident lawyers in Milford to fight for your rights and get you the compensation you deserve.

Types of Spinal Cord Injuries

The spinal cord is a relatively large bone. According to the Shepherd Center, there are many types of spinal cord injuries, including:

  • Complete spinal cord injury: Victims are left permanently or partially paralyzed
  • Incomplete spinal cord injury: The spinal cord is damaged, which can cause reduced mobility
  • Cervical spinal cord injury: A victim suffers an injury to their neck, which can result in paralysis from the neck down
  • Thoracic spinal cord injury: A victim suffers an injury to their upper back, which can result in paralysis from the upper chest down
  • Lumbar spinal cord injury: A victim suffers an injury to their lower back, which can result in paralysis from the lower back down
  • Sacral spinal cord injury: A victim suffers an injury to their waist, which can result in paralysis from the waist down

If you suffered a spinal cord injury in Milford, our team of personal injury lawyers is here to help you navigate the legal process and secure the compensation you need to rebuild your life.

Determining if You’ve Suffered a Spinal Injury after Hurting Your Back

Immediate medical attention is crucial!

If you were involved in an accident, you should immediately seek medical attention. As explained by the Mayo Clinic, victims who suffer spinal injuries display symptoms such as:

  • Inability to cough or breathe
  • Back pain
  • Incontinence
  • Loss of sexual functions
  • Partial paralysis
  • Loss of sensation or numbness

Early medical treatment may mean the difference between a temporary and permanent injury.

Compensation You Could Recover for Your Spinal Injury Case in Milford

Recover your financial losses and more!

Under Connecticut law (52-572h), you can seek compensation for both your financial and intangible losses. Specifically, you can be compensated for your past and future medical bills and lost wages. You can also seek compensation for the physical pain and suffering you endured from your personal injuries.

Typical Settlements for Spinal Injury Cases

Depending on factors such as their age and the severity of their spinal cord injuries, victims face the possibility of future medical expenses ranging in the millions.The spinal cord injury lawyers in Milford at the Carter Mario Law Firm fight tirelessly to secure fair and just compensation for their clients. As each case is unique, our law firm has secured settlements for spinal cord injuries ranging from $250,000 to $17,000,000.

Length of Time to Settle a Spinal Injury Case

The answer depends on a variety of factors, including legal complexities such as issues surrounding liability, the severity of your spinal cord injury, and the length of your medical treatment. All of these factors can increase the amount of time it can take to settle your case. However, you can trust the experienced Milford accident lawyers at Carter Mario Law Firm to file your personal injury claim within Connecticut’s two-year statute of limitations (52-584).  

Speak with an Expert Spinal Injury Attorney in Milford, CT

Following a spinal cord injury accident, the path to justice and healing can seem daunting. At Carter Mario Law Firm, our seasoned spinal cord injury attorneys in Milford, CT are here to lighten that burden. With our deep commitment to your well-being and our track record in spinal cord injury cases, we are well-equipped to guide you through this challenging time and get you the compensation you deserve.

Contact us at the Carter Mario Law Firm today to speak with our spinal injury attorneys in Milford about the steps to recover fair compensation for your personal injury claims.

Client Victories

We’ve Recovered Over $1 Billion for Clients
Just Like You


Rear-End Collision

Our client sustained a significant injury to his cervical spine after a rear-end crash. After receiving a low initial offer from the insurance company, we fought hard for our client to get him the settlement he deserved.


Medical Misdiagnosis

Our client’s doctor misread an x-ray causing a delayed diagnosis of sarcoma, which resulted in our client’s death.


Failure to Treat

Gastroenterologist and primary care doctor failed to treat or transfer our client who was hospitalized for GI bleeding, which resulted in our client’s death.


Failure to Diagnose

Our client’s doctors failed to diagnose him with abdominal cancer, resulting in his death.


Medical Malpractice

Our client suffered brain damage, paralysis, and speech deficits after undergoing a bedside procedure.


Brain Damage

Our client suffered brain damage after their breathing tube was misplaced.


Failure to Diagnose

Our client’s doctor failed to diagnose Fournier’s Gangrene, resulting in necrotizing fasciitis, sterility, abnormal gait, and muscle loss.


Personal Injury Resulting in Death

Our client, an innocent bystander to a bar room brawl, required surgery for a ruptured Achilles tendon. After the surgery, our client developed a pulmonary embolism, resulting in his death.


Gas Poisoning

Our client suffered from carbon monoxide poisoning with cognitive loss after an on-site contractor ran gas engines during business hours.

Why choose Carter Mario?

We want justice and what’s best for you and your case. Here’s our promise:

  • #1 ribbon icon

    A Team That Puts You First!

    Our clients are our #1 priority and everything we do is focused on getting you the best result! You are the reason we became lawyers. To the insurance company, you are no more than a claim number but to us, it’s personal. We’re here for you 24/7, 365 days a year. We communicate often and call you back the same day or lunch is on us. We believe an informed client is a happy client. You are the reason we fight!

  • Money saved icon

    Over $1 Billion Recovered!

    For over 30 years, we’ve fought fiercely and tirelessly against Big Insurance and won countless victories for our clients. You were already hurt physically when you came to us, but we make sure you aren’t hurt financially when you leave. Our goal is to give you a better tomorrow.

  • Certified icon

    Experience On Your Side!

    No obstacle is too big. Our seasoned attorneys were handpicked and know how to hold the insurance companies accountable. We have experience in and out of the courtroom. Our attention to detail and in-depth investigation helps identify key evidence we use to prepare your case. Our attorneys have the knowledge, the dedication, and the passion it takes to win. They love what they do.

  • Money chest icon

    We Have a Large War Chest!

    When we go to trial, we are battle ready, but taking a case to trial takes more than confidence, experience, and commitment. It takes cutting edge technology and a War Chest to support the costs of zealous representation. Many firms aren’t willing or don’t have the resources and financial stability to front your costs and maximize your case. We’ll spend whatever it takes to get you every penny you deserve!

  • Why Carter Mario icon

    Making the Law Make Sense!

    At Carter Mario Law Firm, our mission is to make the law make sense. You’ve been injured and it wasn’t your fault. Life is suddenly overwhelming and confusing, and you don’t know where to turn. You need help, but it matters who you get. Let us come to your rescue. We’ll do the work, so you don’t have to. You can focus on you!

You Pay Us Nothing Unless
We Win Your Case

Call (203) 876-2711 or Contact Us For a No-Obligation Case Evaluation. Our attorneys are standing by to evaluate your case, answer any questions, or discuss your next steps. Getting the compensation you deserve starts here!

    Client Testimonials

    Such a great experience

    "I had such a great experience with Carter Mario Law Firm. Everyone was amazing, helpful and comforting during this stressful time."

    - Michelle P.

    It felt really good to have someone

    "My son suffered an injury after being hurt in a car accident, and it felt really good to have someone fighting for the person you love."

    - Alex M.

    Tough and fearless

    "Look no further, you have found the best personal injury law firm in Connecticut. Tough and fearless, and I cannot think of anyone better to represent me."

    - Phillip Y.

    Attention to detail

    "Look no further, you have found the best personal injury law firm in Connecticut. Tough and fearless, and I cannot think of anyone better to represent me."

    - John L.

    Took so much stress off of me

    "When I had my work-related injury, Carter Mario took on the workers’ comp insurance company that tried to belittle me and dealt with them, which took so much stress off of me. Thank you so much."

    - Ruth H.