Category: Auto Accident

What to Do After a Car Accident Which Was Not Your Fault How To Deal With a Car Accident That Was Not Your Fault When someone else causes a car accident and leaves you injured, you may not know what to do next—particularly if you’re injured and find yourself facing a mountain of bills for medical expenses. In that case, you... Read More
Seeking Medical Help After a Texas Car Accident Injuries resulting from car accidents in Texas can cause serious injuries. Often times, these injuries require prompt medical care. It is important to seek immediate medical treatment in a critical care facility whenever you are involved in any accident, even more, if you are involved in a car accident.... Read More
Personal Injury and Drunk Driving in Texas Everyone in Texas knows that operating a vehicle impaired or drunk driving is dangerous and against the law. Yet, unspeakably, thousands of people are still arrested every year for drunk driving. What victims of Drunk Driving Accidents Should Know about Their Rights The huge consequence of drunk driving accidents... Read More
Calculating Diminished Value After a Texas Car Accident Often times, after a Corpus Christi car accident, car wreck victims are wondering, what happens now that my vehicle has depreciated in value, at no fault of my own? To address this, your Corpus Christi personal injury lawyer should file a diminished value claim on your behalf. If you... Read More
The Dangers of Road Rage The next time you get behind the wheel, watch out. There are many angry drivers on the road. Recently, one Corpus Christi road rage incident allegedly started at a local elementary school around 7:30 a.m. and ended with a truck crashing into a home. More recently, Corpus Christi police... Read More
Seeking Compensation for a Rear-End Collision When you get behind the wheel, you have a full amount of control over your own actions and driving habits. However, you have no control over the actions and driving habits of others on the road. No matter how careful you are, you can still end up in a... Read More
When a Reckless Driver Injures You Texas law defines reckless driving as driving a vehicle “in willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property.” The law leaves a lot of room for interpretation…which is the point. Reckless driving takes many different forms, but all of them have one thing in common: putting... Read More
TABC Probing for Alcohol Source From Fatal Rollover Crash Earlier this month, a fatal rollover accident claimed the life of a Tuloso-Midway High School student, and the Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission now wants to know how this event unfolded. Justin Franco was 18 at the time of the accident. Franco was operating the vehicle when he and his... Read More
Causes of Car Accidents In one recent year, motorists suffered 249,241 injuries throughout Texas due to traffic crashes, with 3,639 fatalities in the state, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. Closer to home, Corpus Christi witnessed 8,601 total crashes last year, causing 29 fatalities, 137 serious injuries, and 755 non-incapacitating injuries. What... Read More
Corpus Christi Personal Injury Law Firm Recognized With America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigator Award Corpus Christi Personal Injury Law Firm Recognized With America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigator Award The Patel Firm PLLC Corpus Christi Personal Injury Law Firm is pleased to announce that Mr. Minesh J. Patel, the firm’s principal attorney, has been awarded the America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigator award for... Read More