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Spinal Cord Injury & Paralysis Attorneys in Laurel

Proven Record of Results for Accident Victims

If you or a loved one has sustained a spinal cord injury resulting in paralysis or other physical challenges, contact McGowan & Cecil, LLC. Our Laurel paralysis attorneys have represented thousands of injury victims over two decades. We have a proven track record, having won over $1M for individual clients with cases like yours. Whether you are thinking of filing a personal injury or workers' compensation claim, our firm can help.

We can begin discussing the details of your case as soon as you schedule a free consultation at (301) 761-2007.

The Compensation You Receive Is Vital to Your Future

Spinal cord injuries are frightening and potentially debilitating. Anyone who has sustained a spinal cord injury will experience significant physical challenge.

These challenges include:

  • Paralysis (partial paralysis, paraplegia or quadriplegia)
  • Nerve damage
  • Numbness
  • Lack of motion in extremities

If you have suffered a spinal cord injury, the compensation you receive is critical to your financial security and the security of your family. We understand that our clients look to us to aggressively protect their rights. We zealously pursue the full amount of compensation for our clients to help them with their medical fees, rehabilitative care, pain and suffering, lost wages and other forms of relief. As a client of our firm, you will have a strong advocate on your side.

Contact Our Laurel Spinal Cord Injury Lawyers

From our firm in Laurel, we welcome clients throughout Maryland as well as the Baltimore-Washington area. All our cases are on a contingency fee basis, so our clients will not have to worry about their financial obligation to us until we recover their rightful compensation.

Get in touch with McGowan & Cecil, LLC to schedule your free consultation via email or phone at (301) 761-2007. We return calls promptly and provide “Platinum Concierge Service.”

Client Victories

Exceptional Service with Proven Results
  • Injury due to Negligent Upkeep $90,000

    Due to defective maintenance, there was a large gap in a parking lot surface. As our client rolled over it, the gap caused her wheelchair to tip over. She fell face first to the ground.

  • Automobile Injury $ 90,000

    Our client was stopped for traffic on 495 when she was rear-ended by a commerical truck. The client sustained permanent thoracic and lumbar strains with L2-L5 disk bulges/protrusions.

  • Reckless Driving $89,500

    The defendant exited a parking lot and came across several lanes of traffic, striking our client's vehicle. The force of the impact caused our client muscle spasms, lumbar sprains, and lumbar fractures.

  • Wrongful Death $600,000

    The Defendant property owner failed to inspect, repair, and maintain the premises of a house for rent. Unattended repairs included electrical defects, and these defects ultimately started a fire.

  • High-Speed Collision $572,448.40

    Our client was rear-ended at a high speed while sitting in traffic. In the aftermath, she was unable to exit on her own and she had to be extricated from her vehicle. She had also hit her head on the inside of the vehicle. As a result, she suffered from traumatic brain injuries.

  • Slip and Fall $500,000

    Our client was walking into the break room at work when she slipped on a wet floor. The floor had recently been mopped, but no signs were erected to warn her or others. Her injuries included both back surgeries and two knee replacements.

  • Convenience Store Injury $490,000

    A case of water fell off of the shelf onto our client's head while she was shopping. Our client suffers from permanent head, shoulder, and vision injuries as a result.

  • Workplace Injury $371,000

    Our client was working on some pipes when suddenly pressurized water blew off the metal cap and bolts. The metal pieces struck him in the leg with great force, and he sustained a fractured tibia. The fracture required plate and screw surgery and due to the injury our client was not able to work at his previous level.

  • Drunk-Driver $2,000,000

    Our client was the passenger in the car when the driver lost control of the car and crashed into a tree. Our client was very badly injured and had to have his foot and two fingers amputated.

  • Police Misconduct & Excessive Force $1,750,000

    Our client was on the way to visit his sister when a police officer shot him in the back.


Why McGowan & Cecil?

  • Our attorneys possess more than 100 years of collective legal experience.
  • We return calls! Our goal is to provide "Platinum Concierge Service."
  • Every case will be assigned at least one attorney and one paralegal.
  • We’ve won financial compensation in excess of $1 million on individual cases.
  • We handle PIP & property damage issues at no additional fee.

Client Testimonials

We Put Our Clients First
  • “If you are looking for a powerful and well-connected personal injury attorney, first consult McGowan and Cecil and you won’t need to look any further. They are exceptionally skilled in handling traumatic and life altering personal injury cases.”

    - Anonymous
  • “I am beyond pleased with how Attorney Scott Stengel handled my case. From our the first conversation he made me feel comfortable with his knowledge in law and I felt like my case was a priority.”

    - Arlondria
  • “If you are looking for a lawyer that is going to be up front and honest and truly give it their all then Scott is the man. I would highly recommend him for any personal injury case that you may have.”

    - Ciara