Highest Rated San Diego Spinal Cord Injury Attorneys Since 1978

At Spital & Associates, we understand a spinal cord injury is devastating and can have dire consequences as it can damage the body’s ability to carry motor signal to the brain, which  can result in the loss of voluntary and involuntary bodily functions. As do you, we know there are severe spinal cord injuries that cause permanent damage such as paralysis. We are available to help you, a family member or friend who has  suffered from a serious back injury or sustained a spinal cord injury, such as:

  • Paraplegia (loss of lower part of body)
  • Quadraplegia (paralysis from neck and upper to lower limbs)
  • Fractured vertebrae
  • Damage to discs
  • Injury to nerves

If you are injured as a result of another person’s negligence and have suffered a spinal cord injury, we are here for you as experienced San Diego personal injury lawyers. We will focus on your spinal cord injury to  obtain the compensation you deserve for past, current and future medical care, lost income, pain and suffering and other damages. Some of the cases that give rise to spinal cord injuries includethe following:

  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Auto or Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Commercial Vehicle & Taxi Accidents
  • Scooter or Moped Accidents
  • Work or Occupation-Related Accidents
  • Sports Injury or Boating Accidents
  • Gun, rifle or weapon caused injury
  • Physical beating or altercation

We understand that spinal cord injuries can have irreversible adverse effects, leaving you or a loved one unable to walk, run, speak, and have the normal sensation to feel. Those individuals with a spinal cord injury often have huge and often life-long challenges to adapt to their daily activities, and also require extensive medical care and rehabilitation on an ongoing basis. Our lawyers understand both the emotional and physical damages arising from a spinal cord injury. Your well-being, medical care and rehabilitation is our first priority, and we will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. As your spinal cord injury lawyer, we are mindful of the past, current and future costs and expenses, including:

  • Medical and Hospital bills
  • Physical Therapy
  • Speech and Occupational Therapy
  • Mobility aides (such as, wheelchairs, crutches, etc.)
  • Live-in nurse and assisted aid expenses
  • Prescription medications
  • The costs to remodel and modify your residence
  • Mobility van with a lift


In summary, our spinal cord injury lawyers know and understand how your activities of daily living and employment may be permanently impacted. We are intimately aware of the need for specialized long-term care and treatment that may not be covered by or you may not have the necessary insurance to cover everything required. We hope you will call to discuss this with our Managing Attorney, Sam Spital. Our initial consultation is free and your case will be handled on a contingency fee basis if we are retained. You will pay no attorney’s fees if you do not collect.  You should contact Sam via email or call 619.583.0350 to for a free consult today. We are available from 7:00am to 9:00pm seven days a week.


Main Offices
8880 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 800
San Diego, CA 92108-1642
Telephone: 619-583-0350
Fax: 619-583-1850

Downtown Associate Office
Of Counsel – Bill O’Connell, Esq.
110 West C Street, Suite 1300
San Diego, CA 92101-3978

Associates available /7am-9pm daily.
Call 619.583.0350 or send us an e-mail.

The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation.

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