Andrew J. Bainbridge

Founder - Principal
Location:
Columbus, Ohio
Phone:
614-723-9924
866-253-7107
Fax:
614-224-9300 (Columbus Fax)
740-353-1984 (Portsmouth Fax)
740-532-3127 (Ironton Fax)
740-382-5816 (Marion Fax)
Email:

With over twenty years of experience, Andrew has continuously developed resilient strategies to help individuals navigate the complexities of the workers compensation field.  Some people injured on the job do not understand the complicated arena of the Bureau of Workers' Compensation. Andrew continuously assists injured workers navigate the system to receive compensation like wage loss (WL), temporary total (TT), permanent partial awards (PPI), vocational rehabilitation to return to work and permanent total disability (PTD).  These and other benefits are available through either the BWC or a self-insured employer.

Worker's Compensation in Ohio is an extremely complicated. The Managed Care Organizations (MCO), Third Party Administrators (TPA), Bureau of Worker's Compensation (BWC) and most Vocational Rehabilitation Company's all represent the interests of the employer. The largest MCO's in Ohio are: Careworks, Sheakley, Compmanagement Health Systems and Corvel.

Andrew can help determine if disabled employee with a workplace injury requires assistance for a disabling injury. Some examples of injuries include the following.

  Herniated discs
  RSD (Reflex Sympathetic Disorder)
  Rotator Cuff Tear
  Radiculopathy
  Impingement Syndrome
  Fractures
  Amputations
  Death Claims
  Torn Medial Meniscus
  Torn ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament)
  Torn MCO (Medial Cruciate Ligament)
  Sprains, Strains & Contusions
  Head Trauma
  Depression
  PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
  Second and Third Degree Burns
  Chemical Inhalation
  Smoke Inhalation
  Electrocution
  Ankylosis
  Quadriplegia or Paraplegia
  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  Tendonitis
  Tenosynovitis
  De Quervain's disease
  Tennis Elbow
  Bursitis

These injuries commonly result from while working in the following industries:

  Construction
  Machine operation
  Punch press operators
  CNC operators
  Tow motor operator
  Truck driver
  Furniture Movers
  Nursing Home assistants
  Nursing Aids
  STNA
  Registered Nurse (RN)
  Licensed Practice Nurse (LPN)
  Mechanics
  Bus Drivers
  Public Utility
  Factory
  Assembly Workers
  Motor Vehicle Accidents

Third party claims and intentional tort cases require experience, strategy and immediate response. The workplace accident lawyers led by Andrew Bainbridge protect your rights as a hurt worker in your workers comp case.

Areas of Practice

  • 90% Workers' Compensation Law
  • 10% Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Social Security

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio

Education

  • University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1996
  • Wittenberg University
    • B.A. - 1992

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to the Super Lawyers, 2012 - 2016
  • Martindale Hubbell AV Rating

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Ohio Association for Justice, Member
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Ohio Bar Association