Ataxic palsy

Claiming Compensation for Ataxic Palsy

Ataxic cerebral palsy is much less common that spastic, affecting approximately 5 to 10 percent of cerebral palsy patients. The main effect of this type is on the child's sense of depth perception and balance. This is often accompanied by poor coordination, and children affected by ataxic cerebral palsy can display an abnormal gait when walking, as well as difficulty with precise movement. Another characteristic of ataxic cerebral palsy is the intention tremor.

At Head Injury UK our medical negligence lawyers specialise in bringing claims for Ataxic cerebral palsy.  We use our specialist knowledge of ataxic cerebral palsy to instruct the most appropriate experts. This means we can make the strongest possible case for maximum compensation.

Our Aim: To Ensure your Child Gets the Care and Support Needed

To make things easier for you, a single point of contact at Head Injury UK will be a specialist solicitor who will direct the team and be available to discuss the case or any concerns you have.  Our aim is to provide your child with the financial resources for quality care, medical treatment and equipment for life.

We work swiftly to secure interim payments to provide your child urgent specialist treatment, that could make all the difference in the long term.

Head Injury UK: Ataxic Palsy Legal Experts

Our legal experts are proud to be able to help innocent sufferers of birth injury and are passionate about finding a way to succeed.

Claims can be funded by legal aid so there is no reason not to proceed.  Contact us to arrange a free initial consultation to see how we can help.

What our clients say

We know that we have been extremely fortunate to have had such a consummate PI lawyer in Andy acting on our behalf but we have also been blessed by having had his support, trust, friendship and loyalty throughout. We cannot ever thank him enough.

The compensation Nicola has received has helped her move from a tiny council flat into a massive bungalow which has been specifically adapted. It has enabled her to have a better life.

If it was not for the help of my solicitor I don't know where I would have been today. He provided a great deal of emotional support and secured compensation at various stages from the insurance company to fund my treatment and allow me to live. He was there from start to finish.

Higgs & Sons acted for us for 5 years until our daughters claim for personal injuries was finally settled. Ian remains a trustee of our daughters trust fund and we now look upon him as a friend.

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