The most significant battle our client was facing, was battling PTSD. According to the Mayo Clinic, PTSD is triggered by experiencing a terrifying event. Symptoms include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety, as well as uncontrollable thoughts about the event.
THE “EGG SHELL” PLAINTIFF Aggravation/Exacerbation vs. Precipitation Victor, a laborer at a construction site, was hammering a nail into concrete. When he hit the nail it rebounded and struck him in the left eye. Victor lost the sight of that eye. But here’s the twist – because of a childhood disease, Victor had no useful [...]
In Part two of Tales of the Trial, Charles Rappaport regales us with the closing half of "From Asylum to Refuge". Find out how the young man makes his way out of the asylum, and how Charles helps turn his life around. If you missed part one, click here.
In Tales of the Trial, follow Chuck Rappaport as he recounts the most influential and impactful cases of his career as a renowned personal injury attorney. In this episode, hear the story of a young man whose mental illness threatens to deprive him of his future, and leads to a very dark place. [...]