Who We Are

The mission of our firm is the bedrock for representing each and every client.

The Spinal Cord Injury Law Firm, PLLC is a law firm exclusively committed to representing individuals who have suffered catastrophic injuries by providing dedicated representation and focused consultation to improve the lives of our clients. We focus on providing free mentoring services and donating a portion of the firm’s profits back to the spinal cord injury community.

We are located in the heart of the Nation’s Capital in downtown Washington, DC. However, we maintain a national practice with our clients being located across the United States.

We aren’t just a law firm that practices law and advocates for individuals who have sustained a spinal cord injury or other catastrophic injury. We are a firm founded by a lawyer with a spinal cord injury and we are equipped to advise you and champion for you as you navigate life after a spinal cord injury or other life-changing injury.

We are the only firm in the Nation founded by a nationally recognized attorney who can also share in your experience of living through, and thriving after, a catastrophic event. We get it because we have been there. The Spinal Cord Injury Law Firm is here to help you. Contact us and let us know how.

As a client, we commit the following to you:

  • Help you understand your legal rights: We help you understand what your legal rights are and advise you on how to proceed with your personal injury claim.
  • Handle all the paperwork: We handle all the paperwork and ensure that the documentation is properly completed and filed within the applicable deadlines.
  • Gather evidence and investigate the incident causing the catastrophic injury: We know what evidence is needed to help your case and we know how to find it. We will also investigate the incident and compile facts and information to help maximize your recovery.
  • Create a team specialized to your case: As attorneys who focus on specialized cases, we bring together a team of attorneys and experts. We know how to protect your interests against the insurance companies and defense lawyers and provide all the resources needed to optimize outcomes for you.
  • Find additional resources that will help you on your path to recovery: As attorneys that have actually sustained spinal cord injuries, we have resources, expertise and contacts to help determine the next steps in your journey to recovery.
  • Negotiate with the insurance company: We know how to deal with insurance adjusters and can negotiate the best settlement for you.
  • Successfully represent your case in court: We understand the way a case works, the ins and outs of the court system, and are skilled trial lawyers that will successfully represent you in trial.
  • Help you on your path to seek justice: At the end of the day, we are committed to seeking justice for you. We know what a difficult path one has following a spinal cord injury. We have lived through it personally. We will not stop working until you have justice!
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Kelley Brooks SimoneauxFounder of The Spinal Cord Injury Law Firm

At the age of 16, Kelley was a passenger in a car wreck that caused a spinal cord injury resulting in paralysis below her waist. Her own lawsuit inspired her to pursue a legal degree. Kelley’s unique journey and legal skills allow her to fight on behalf of her clients with purpose, passion, and empathy.

Meet Kelley