Darren T. McBratney, Esq. is a seasoned litigator licensed to practice in California and Texas. Mr. McBratney possess a breadth of knowledge and experience in the practice areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, intellectual property, landlord tenant and other real estate related disputes. He has an earnest resolve to achieve justice for his clients and has had the absolute pleasure of serving his clients in multiple jurisdictions for more than a decade. Mr. McBratney has tried to verdict and settled lawsuits in excess of $10,000,000.
Mr. McBratney has significant experience both defending and prosecuting all types of civil matters, and most importantly, personal injury cases. With this diversity of experience, Mr. McBratney knows how the defense, and its insurance companies, do business, which allows him to maximize his client’s recovery.
Mr. McBratney deeply understands that those legal battles worth fighting are nevertheless wrought with complexities that most clients lack the experience to properly navigate and inquire of counsel. Mr. McBratney carefully listens to his client’s objectives, and fully informs them as to how those objectives may come to bear in their case. What is more, litigation is a new experience for most clients, so they lack the basic knowledge to know what questions to ask. Navigating the uncharted litigation landscape is a scary process, and Mr. McBratney provides an open and transparent relationship where clients feel comfortable disclosing what they know, and what they don’t. Mr. McBratney’s clients are therefore always well informed and prepared throughout the process.
When it comes to personal injury cases, Mr. McBratney knows his clients have but one chance to fully recover for the harm they have so painfully endured. A big part, sometimes the biggest part, of a client’s recovery comes in the form of compensation for their pain and suffering. This element of damages can be difficult to unpack and talk about because it is inherently intimate. Mr. McBratney therefore works hard with his clients to establish trust, and open lines of communication, so they feel fully at ease in sharing their hardship. Mr. McBratney truly believes that no one cares what you know, until they know you care.