13 03, 2015

How Much Do We Charge for Our Legal Services?

By Graham Sutliff | March 13, 2015 | FAQs

In the realm of personal injury litigation, unlike criminal or divorce matters, attorneys are often compensated for their work by a contingency fee. This means that payment is contingent, or, in other words, dependent on, bringing about a successful conclusion of your claim. This successful conclusion can come in many forms including a negotiated settlement reached […]

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12 03, 2015

Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer After My Accident?

By Graham Sutliff | March 12, 2015 | FAQs

Even with the best prevention possible, auto accidents do happen. If you’re in an accident, what then? Do you need to get a lawyer? What could a lawyer do for you? If you are involved in an auto accident in the Houston area, then you may require the services of a personal injury lawyer in […]

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11 03, 2015

How Long Will it Take to Settle My Injury Case?

By Graham Sutliff | March 11, 2015 | FAQs

In law school, students are taught that the answers to many questions are “it depends.” Although this is usually an unsatisfying answer, predicting a timeline for settlement in a personal injury case is a question that falls squarely in this category. The Basics of a Settlement First, it is useful to understand what a settlement […]

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10 03, 2015

What is the Statute of Limitations in Texas?

By Graham Sutliff | March 10, 2015 | FAQs

Many of our clients have questions about how the relevant statutes of limitations might affect their case. A statute of limitations is a law that prevents people from bringing a lawsuit after a certain amount of time has passed. If the statute of limitations applicable to one of your claims has run, you might be […]

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9 03, 2015

Can I Sue an Insurance Adjuster Over Slow Reimbursements?

By Graham Sutliff | March 9, 2015 | FAQs

Question: My workers compensation claim was made in the State of: Michigan I was injured, spent 2 years in front of a magistrate while ic did everything possible to avoid an opinion. Magistrate ruled in my favor. Everytime we send in reimbursement forms by email, fax and mail with confirmation back via email, mail and […]

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8 03, 2015

Can I sue the flea market for a spider bite?

By Graham Sutliff | March 8, 2015 | FAQs

Question: I was bit by a spider while working as a vendor in our local flea market. I have been sick as a result and my doctor has prescribed antibiotics. Can I sue the flea market owners for my injury? Answer: This will depend on a number of factors and will likely be a difficult […]

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6 03, 2015

Can I Sue a Dealer for Lying to Me About My Car?

By Graham Sutliff | March 6, 2015 | FAQs

Question: I was wondering if I could sue a dealer for lying to me about my car, saying that it wasn’t in any accidents and or wrecks, it has been about a year and I’ve just noticed that my front end has been replaced due to lots of welds from replacing the radiator support, bondo […]

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