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Wrongful Death

Who can speak for victims most effectively in a wrongful death?

  A deadly medical mistake is one of the biggest tragedies any Houston area family can experience. Families generally place huge amounts of trust in medical professionals, hospitals, nursing homes and nurses. When this trust is broken via a doctor mistake or similar error, the emotions families go through can range from utter shock to…

What must be proven in a wrongful death suit?

  Most Houston residents are familiar with the term “wrongful death,” but, fortunately, most people will never have to encounter the tragic situation that the term describes. A wrongful death is generally not a purposeful killing of another, but rather an accidental death that stems from negligence or recklessness. In the medical setting, a wrongful…

Experience invaluable in fatal medical malpractice cases

  Most Texas residents understand that if a loved one is killed due to medical negligence, it is crucial to understand and prove the case to recover compensation. With malpractice cases often being highly complex, and with Texas having an ever-changing legal and medical landscape, a law firm’s combined years of experience among its attorneys…

Evaluating Time Limits for Filing a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit in Texas

  Help Your Lawyer Help You A very common question we hear from potential clients is “How long do I have to file a medical malpractice case in Texas?” With very few exceptions, the time to file a medical malpractice lawsuit in Texas is two years from the date of the incident of injury. There…

Man accuses hospital staff of negligence after wife’s death

  When most Texans think of a wrongful death lawsuit, the first thing that often comes to mind is a car accident or work-related tragedy. While wrongful death courses of action are indeed appropriate for many of those situations, a wrongful death suit can also come about following the loss of a loved one in…

Loss of a Loved One Spurs New Hurricane Katrina-Related Suit

  Many people on the Gulf Coast would probably like to forget Hurricane Katrina. The event was a deadly and devastating one for many, not only in Louisiana, but in Texas, as well, where many of the displaced residents fled after the storm. Recently, a suit was filed against four different defendants, including a hospital,…