Our Firm Achieved a Favorable Verdict for Brett Baker-Goines in a Personal
Injury Lawsuit against First Baptist School
At 4:30pm on May 18, 2018, our
Charleston brain injury attorneys won a verdict for our client, Brett Baker-Goines, and his family against
First Baptist School in Charleston.
Baker-Goines sustained a sports-related concussion while playing basketball
player for First Baptist. After complaining of cognitive difficulty, headaches,
and other symptoms, he received medical treatment for a traumatic brain
injury. Upon returning to school, First Baptist faculty and staff members
evaluated him and deemed him to be in acceptable condition to return to
Within 5 weeks of being treated for a concussion, Baker-Goines returned
to the game and suffered a second traumatic brain injury, which has resulted
in permanent brain damage and stunted his emotional, social, and academic growth.
After an arduous, 5-year fight for justice, our brain injury attorneys
at McLeod Law Group have won a $5,872,583.40 verdict for Baker-Goines
to make up for the damages he and his loved ones have suffered.
Tough, Effective Legal Representatives for Victims of Traumatic Brain Injuries
Brain injuries like Baker-Goines’ sport-related concussions can have
devastating consequences for victims, including:
- Hospital bills
- Therapy and rehabilitation costs
- Expensive medications
- Assistive technologies and devices
- Care for resulting emotional harm
McLeod Law Group, we do everything we can to achieve justice for people who suffer as a
result of others’ negligence. In the same way we helped Brett Baker-Goines
recover the damages he and his family deserved, we are prepared to fight
for you and your loved ones and do everything in our power to set the
Call (843) 277-6655 today or contact us
to schedule your complimentary consultation with a member of our team.