Rockwall Personal Injury Attorney
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If you or a loved one has suffered a personal injury in Rockwall, Texas, The Pennington Law Firm is here to offer support and expert legal representation. Our Rockwall personal injury attorneys are committed to thoroughly examining your case and pursuing the compensation you deserve. For a free consultation to discuss the specifics of your situation, feel free to contact us by phone or online.
Expertise in Diverse Personal Injury Cases
With a main office right in North Texas, we are a full-service law firm providing the highest legal representation to injured victims and their families. We are proud to advocate for people in Rockwall County and throughout the surrounding region in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.
Our practice covers a broad spectrum of personal injury cases, reflecting the diverse needs of the Rockwall community:
- Car Accidents: Expertise in determining fault, handling drunk and distracted driving accidents, minor collisions, intersection-related accidents, hit-and-run incidents.
- 18-Wheeler Accidents: We handle complex cases involving 18-wheeler accidents. These often result in traumatic brain injuries due to the high impact. Spinal cord injuries are common, leading to paralysis or long-term disabilities. Crush injuries from such collisions can cause severe internal organ damage and fractures.
- Commercial Vehicle Accidents: Our firm specializes in injuries from commercial vehicle accidents. This includes whiplash from sudden stops or impacts, causing neck strain. We also deal with internal injuries, often involving internal organs, and burn injuries from fires or explosions related to these accidents.
- Slip and Fall Accidents: We represent clients in slip and fall accidents, leading to a variety of injuries. These range from orthopedic injuries like fractures and sprains to head injuries, including concussions and severe traumatic brain injuries. Back injuries from falls can result in chronic pain and spinal issues.
- Motorcycle Accidents: Our expertise covers injuries from motorcycle accidents. These include road rash, which can vary from minor abrasions to severe skin injuries. We also handle cases of bone fractures due to the lack of protection in such accidents, and traumatic amputations from severe crashes.
- Premises Liability: We address injuries from premises liability cases, such as slip and trip injuries caused by hazards on a property. Dog bite cases, where property owners are liable for injuries caused by pets, are also handled. Inadequate security injuries, resulting from assaults due to insufficient security measures, are part of our practice.
- Products Liability: Our firm deals with injuries from defective products. These range from minor injuries to severe cases involving burns, explosions, and toxic exposures due to flawed products.
In each case type, The Pennington Law Firm provides thorough legal representation, focusing on securing justice and appropriate compensation for our clients in Rockwall, Texas.
Time-Frame and Compensation in Rockwall Personal Injury Claims
Texas law mandates initiating personal injury claims within two years. Acting quickly is important to maintain the credibility of evidence. Texas law applies the “modified comparative negligence” rule. This allows for compensation based on fault. If you are less than 50% at fault in an accident, you can still receive compensation.
The Pennington Law Firm operates on a contingency fee basis. Clients pay a percentage of the compensation received upon a successful case resolution. In case of no victory, no fees are charged. Compensation in Texas covers both economic and non-economic damages, ensuring victims are adequately compensated for both tangible and intangible losses.
Our personal injury attorneys are knowledgeable in Texas personal injury law and they focus on securing both economic and non-economic damages for you. With the help of our Rockwall personal injury lawyers, you may be able to recover both economic and non-economic damages:
- Property damage, such as vehicle repairs;
- Ambulance costs and emergency room care;
- Hospital bills and other medical expenses;
- Loss of income, including loss of future earnings;
- Pain and suffering & mental anguish;
- Long-term disability or physical disfigurement; and
- Wrongful death of a family member.
Insurance Settlements and Legal Assistance
Prioritize your health and well-being after an injury in Rockwall. Following this, it’s essential to contact the personal injury lawyer at The Pennington Firm. Avoid communicating with insurance companies before consulting with us. Insurance companies often contact victims quickly after an accident. Their goal is typically to reduce or avoid payouts.
No-Obligation Consultation with Rockwall County’s Personal Injury Attorney
Experienced and dedicated, The Pennington Law Firm stands ready to protect your rights in Rockwall County. With a strong track record in dealing with insurance companies, we will ensure you are not short-changed. Contact us today for a free, no-obligation consultation. Let our expert personal injury attorney offer clear, factual advice and ensure you receive full justice and compensation.