Personal injuries are events that have the potential to impact every part of a person’s life. Of course, a physical injury is the central focus. However, these incidents could also reduce a person’s quality of life, place them in severe pain, and limit their ability to earn a living.
Thankfully, many people do not need to endure these changes in silence. The law says that then a personal injury is the fault of another party, that party has the obligation under the law to provide compensation. Obtaining this compensation can bring stability and comfort back into an injured person’s life.
A Houston personal injury lawyer may be able to help you to collect these payments. This includes explaining your legal rights, identifying all potential defendants, measuring your losses, and seeking out fair payments through insurance claims or lawsuits. To learn more, schedule a consultation with one of our professional attorneys today.
We have helped hundreds of victims of car accidents recover money for their injuries, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
We fight aggressively for our clients’ rights to fair compensation in the aftermath of a serious truck accident.
Slips, trips, and falls may occur on someone else’s property because of the property owner’s negligence. If you suffered injuries on someone else’s property, Nielsen Crocket is here for you.
The Port of Houston is a major interchange for over-the-road trucking and Truck Accident. Port of Houston sees traffic from many other types of commercial trucking services. In addition to tractor trailers, dump trucks, bucket trucks, platform trucks, and professional medium duty trucks fall into this category of accidents.
Getting into an accident with a truck differs from passenger vehicle accidents. Trucks are bigger and heavier, and they are typically used for business and non-routine transportation.
We fight on behalf of surviving family members to make them as whole as possible after a loved one has been lost.
Excellent service! Will highly recommend, they handled my case perfectly! 100% satisfaction on how everything worked out!m. Friendly staff and very helpful! ThanksDiego F.
Crockett Law represented me in a personal injury lawsuit against a national company. I found my attorneys professional and knowledgeable. The senior partner was available as needed to the two attorneys who represented me.
I felt supported at all times; my attorneys were accessible and all around nice people I was happy to get to know.Kathleen C.
Crockett Law has a very friendly staff. They answered every question I had. They are not afraid to go to trial and will do everything they can to get a reasonable offer. I highly recommend the Crockett Law team!Jorge H.
Crocket Law Firm is a very professional and very down to earth law firm. Brian really made you feel welcome from the moment you first shake his hand, and that’s not always the case when it comes to lawyers. Any questions we had, he had an answer for us. His team made my mom/family feel at home when they spent days away from our actually home. Thank you for all you have done!Shawn F.
I was referred to Crockett Law by a friend who had a previous case with them. They have an excellent staff who kept me in the know throughout my entire case, especially Stephanie and Helena who were always quick to respond to any questions I had. I’m very glad I chose to go with them. I highly recommend Brian Crockett and his team!Jazmin H.
Crockett Law firm is a dedicated law firm that seeks justice for its clients. Mr. Crockett has a very professional team that is very knowledgeable, personable, and caring. They take the time to stay in contact with me, work the case all the way through, and are very patient with their clients including me. He took my case based upon our shared military affiliation and made time in his busy schedule for me.Sabrina K.
Going through life’s routines often places peoples’ safety at the mercy of others. Even participating in mundane activities can result in personal injuries if other parties do not take their obligations to protect others seriously. Even activities as simple as going to work or shopping for groceries may result in life-changing injuries.
Many incidents occur on Houston’s roads. Travelers in cars, trucks, SUVs, motorcycles, and even bicycles enjoy protections under the law. If another traveler acts in a way that causes a collision, they are responsible for all resulting damage.
Another common source of personal injuries is the failure of landowners to keep their property safe for visitors. Under state law, property owners must protect invited guests from hazards that may cause injuries, such as slips and falls.
Finally, merely performing one’s job may result in injuries. Here, a hurt worker has the right to demand payments for the costs of medical care and lost income. A Houston personal injury attorney is prepared to protect the legal rights of people who suffer harm in a variety of scenarios.
Proving that another party was at-fault for an incident that resulted in an injury is only part of a successful case. It is just as important to be able to demonstrate how that incident has impacted a victim’s life.
At the center of any personal injury case is a physical harm. These may vary in severity from cuts and scrapes, to broken bones, to permanent brain damage. No matter how severe a physical injury is, at-fault parties must provide payments for all needed medical care.
It is also essential to demand compensation for other losses. Many people find that an incident leaves them in severe pain, jeopardizes their ability to spend time with loved ones, or requires them to seek mental health counseling. An attorney could help to place a dollar value on these losses.
No matter how severe the impact of a personal injury is, there is a limited time to demand compensation. A law called the statute of limitations controls how long after an injury a person has to demand compensation. According to Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code § 16.003, this time limit is two years after the date of the incident in most personal injury cases. A Houston personal injury lawyer could help to pursue cases on time and for appropriate compensation.
As a Soldier, Leader and Lawyer, I have been honored to support and defend the rights of those who have been wronged.
It was this belief of doing right that ultimately led to Crockett Law, PC.- Brian H. Crockett
With award-winning legal writing skills and outstanding oral advocacy, he consistently receives top settlements for his clients.- Max Paderewski
Justin is a bright young lawyer with a passion for the law and a strong focus on developing client relationships.- Justin Waldo
Suffering a personal injury can be a confusing and frustrating experience. While you are focusing on making your best recovery and getting your life back on track, a defendant and their insurance company may be attempting to deny liability or place blame for the incident on your actions. This could lead to injured people with valid claims dropping their cases or accepting a settlement for a token sum.
A Houston personal injury attorney could take immediate control over your case. This includes placing an accurate value on your claim, fighting to demonstrate how a defendant was at fault for an incident, and demanding proper payments in and out of court. Reach out to a Houston personal injury lawyer today to see how they could help you.