Traumatic Brain Injury Blog


DRM’s Brain Injury Team

Vermont attorney Robert Luce and legal nurse consultant Marie Whitbeck represent people with traumatic brain injury with experience, skill and compassion.

Robert Luce

Attorney Robert LuceIn addition to understanding insurance law and liability law, Robert Luce represents brain and spinal cord injury victims. He is often called a “neurolawyer” because his practice requires that he be knowledgeable about the biomechanics of neurotrauma, neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neurochemistry, neuropsychology, neurorehabilitation, and the special needs that accompany brain injury and spinal cord injury.

Bob is a trial lawyer who concentrates in the representation of brain injury and spinal cord injury victims and their families. He currently chairs the board of directors of the Brain Injury Association of Vermont and has served on the board since 1999. He is Chair of the Litigation Group at Downs Rachlin Martin, Vermont’s largest law firm.

> View a full profile of Bob’s practice and credentials

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Marie Whitbeck, R.N.

Legal Nurse Consultant Marie WhitbeckMarie Whitbeck is a legal nurse consultant who assists clients in choosing treatment options, decoding insurance coverage and managing the stress of litigation. She is adept at case evaluation and participates in developing and implementing case strategy.

Her nursing experience includes medical and pediatric work at the Medical Center Hospital of Vermont and bone marrow transplants and pediatric chemotherapy at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

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Read testimonials from clients whose cases were handled by DRM’s Brain Injury team.