What steps should I take immediately following an accident?

There are a few steps that are very important in order keep yourself out of a compromised situation. The first thing you should always do, if you're able to, is to call the police. You should never assume that the other party or parties will call the police first. This is an important step toward...

Do I Really Need to Hire a Car Accident Lawyer?

We get asked a lot, "Do I even need a lawyer for a car accident case?" Many car accident victims wish to handle their claims themselves. Car accident cases may seem simple: the police report says the other driver is at fault, you have bills from the auto repair shop and the hospital, and you...

How Much Does it Cost to Hire a Car Accident Attorney?

How much does it cost to hire a car accident lawyer? If you hire us: nothing out of pocket, ever. Our firm works on a contingency fee basis, which means that if we don't win your case, you don't owe us anything. The costs of the investigation, court filings, and relevant expert witnesses, if we...

How Much Is My Texas Car Accident Case Worth?

How to Determine The Value of Your Automobile Accident Case Under Texas Law Following a car accident, Texas law has several mechanisms that allow you to recover for any losses that you have suffered. Typically, your attorney must either file suit or seek to resolve the claim by brokering a settlement with the defendant's insurance...

What are the laws that govern Texas car accident cases?

Here are the laws that govern Texas car accident cases: Most clients are surprised to learn that there is not a set of Texas laws called "car accident law." There's no such thing. Car accident case are based on an amalgamation of law from several different sections of Texas law. In this article, our Texas...

What is the Statute of Limitations for a Texas car accident case?

The injuries and losses from a car accident may last a lifetime, but you're chance to file a lawsuit doesn't. Instead, the law has a specific time frame for you to bring a case. This is known as the statute of limitations. These restrictions place a time limit to bring potential lawsuits. If you were...

What are the signs that I should definitely hire a car accident attorney?

Signs That You'll Need a Car Accident Attorney Contrary to what you'll read on almost every other auto accident attorney's website, legal representation is not necessary in all vehicle accident cases. There are certain situations where car wreck victims don't need the services of a lawyer, whereas other situations absolutely require a lawyer's services. Here are...

Who pays my medical bills if the other vehicle is at fault?

This depends on the state where the car accident happens and the insurance policies of those involved. For example, some states have a "no-fault" policy, which means that auto insurance will pay a certain amount of your medical bills no matter who was at fault in the accident. Texas, however, is not a "no-fault" state, so if...

How Does Uninsured Motorist Coverage or Underinsured Motorist Coverage Work?

How does Uninsured motorist coverage or Underinsured motorist coverage work? In a state where 13% of drivers flout the law and drive without car insurance, it's not surprising that many motorists find themselves in a position where someone else has caused an accident, but doesn't have the means to pay for the damage they have...