The firm’s car accident attorneys have been helping victims of motor vehicle accidents and other cases of negligence in personal injury and wrongful death actions in Austin, Travis County, and throughout Central Texas. The Law Offices have recovered millions in verdicts and settlements for individuals who have suffered a serious injury, or families who have lost a loved one due to the negligent or wrongful conduct of another.
Austin Personal Injury Law Firm
The firm’s experience in personal injury and wrongful death covers every type of motor vehicle accident, including automobile accidents, bus and truck accidents, motorcycles and bicycles, and train accidents. We have handled cases involving vehicle rollovers and other serious accidents causing catastrophic burn injuries, traumatic brain injury, or spinal cord injury. In addition, we handle any type of premises liability case where a person was injured due to dangerous conditions on the property of another, as well as cases involving nursing home elder abuse or HMO medical malpractice.
Injury Cases in Austin TX
When an accident or injury occurs, it is essential that immediate measures be taken to preserve and document evidence, investigate the accident or source of injury, and to enable physicians and expert witnesses to evaluate the injury. At the Austin Law Offices, we know the proper steps to take to protect and preserve the accident victim’s rights to receive compensation for the damages caused.
Establishing an Attorney-Client Relationship
Of course, the client always comes first, and the firm is equally proud of the fact that it has recovered over one hundred million dollars for the victims of negligence and reckless and wrongful conduct, including numerous multi-million settlements and verdicts on behalf of individual clients. While the firm advocates aggressively on behalf of its clients, at the same time we are committed to offering every client individualized attention, care and compassion. We understand the physical and emotional challenges that must be endured by accident victims and their families, and we work hard to help our clients through this difficult time by concentrating our efforts on achieving a satisfactory result in the courtroom or at the negotiating table.
Explaining Your Legal Rights
People are injured by others every day in the Austin community, and when this situation arises, those who have suffered because of the negligence of someone else need to make sure that their legal rights are protected. This is best done by seeking the help of an experienced Austin personal injury lawyer, and below you’ll find a brief overview of what someone who has been harmed could face and what sort of benefits an Austin personal injury lawyer could provide.
The Aftermath of a Personal Injury Situation
When someone has been injured because of someone else, the injured party faces an immediately difficult situation. This is especially so when that person has been injured badly enough to require a stay in the hospital. Not only is that person dealing with sudden pain and suffering, but medical bills are mounting, income could be lost and other forms of stress are thrust upon the person who was harmed.
Even after the initial aftermath has passed, the person who has been harmed will generally begin to realize that obtaining justified compensation for the costs and pain endured can be difficult. Insurance companies can refuse to offer a reasonable settlement and in some cases, defense attorneys can add to the stress by protecting the interests of their clients.
Years of Experience in Personal Injury Cases
The firm utilizes the latest in computer technology and electronic discovery to efficiently and effectively serve the needs of our clients. We have an established network of qualified experts and investigators to ensure that clients receive the highest level of representation. The firm’s reputation for excellence has led to television, newspaper and magazine editors calling upon the firm as a source of information in connection with various legal issues. A further testament to our success is the fact the majority of the firm’s cases come about as referrals from former clients and other attorneys who know firsthand the quality of representation provided by our office.
More about Personal Injury Settlements
The amount of personal injury settlement depends on many factors, and there is no fixed value for any compensation package. The amount settled on depends on factors like age of the claimant, the severity of the injury, net financial loss, medical expenses incurred, medical prognosis, the extent of liability, etc. There is no minimum or maximum compensation amount limit set by law since amounts vary greatly from case to case. The following examples give you an idea of the compensation due in cases of personal injury.
Austin Trial Lawyers
Whether you or a family member are injured in a car accident, slip and fall, food poisoning or any kind of accident, have had a family member or friend die due to the negligence of others, our Austin office provides quality, experienced and personal legal representation – for all types of personal injury claims. I know that you probably don’t have time in your life for doctor’s visits, poor health and missed time from work. Simply fill in our claim form and one of our claim executives will be able to asses in minutes if they think our specialist injury lawyers may be able to help you and offer to send your details through to a lawyer.
Your Central Texas Injury Attorneys
Personal injury compensation is not a lottery win, an injury claim should only be made where accident injuries have occurred that have caused you pain and suffering and/or financial loss. Accidents’ compensation will not be paid out for near misses (e.g. prescribed the wrong drugs by GP but pharmacist noticed) or a personal injury that does not really affect your life (e.g. a cut on your hand that heals quickly and without fuss). Just because you have been injured does not mean you will definitely get accident compensations no matter how good your injury lawyer might be. Remember, for injuries claim to be successful you will need evidence from an injury specialist such as a doctor for your personal injury solicitor to even begin the accident compensation process. Injuries compensation amounts are based on the actual suffering felt, not on how much money the opposition has or what the court considers a fitting punishment (unlike injury compensation in the US) and is generally calculated by an injury specialist.
Personal Injury Lawyers Firm specializing in Slip & Fall Settlements, Motor Vehicle Settlements, Personal Injury Trials, Accident Benefits, Paraplegic and Brain Injury Claims. We have years of experience dealing with cases in an efficient and effective manner and always with our client’s best interest in mind. As Personal Injury Lawyers, we take your accident seriously. If you have been injured, call us for a FREE consultation. You do not pay any fees until your case is settled. Our objective is to ensure that you get the compensation you deserve. If you are unable to come to our office, we will make hospital or home visits. NO-FAULT does mean NO RECOVERY! Let us inform you exactly what your rights are and what you are entitled to recover.
We are not giving advice. We are not your lawyers. The information supplied on this web page is general in nature and should not be relied upon to make legal decisions-for every rule cited, there are invariably exceptions. Submitting your case inquiry via e-mail does not constitute the creation of an attorney-client relationship. This web site is an advertisement for services. The material contained in this web site is not intended as legal advice, and should not be relied upon in being applicable to any specific case you may have. All information contained in this web site pertains to the law in the State of Texas. The laws in other states may be entirely different from what is described here and you should contact an attorney licensed to practice in a state other than Texas. We will be more than glad to refer you to an appropriate attorney in a different state.