Category: Personal Injury Law Blog

Dealing With A Hospital Lien After A Car Accident Car Accident? Hospital Lien? If you were recently in a car accident in Corpus Christi, or any other city in Texas, it is likely you went to the hospital. If you don’t have health insurance, you have likely received something in the mail from the hospital or third party, notifying... Read More
Pedestrian Accidents & Safety Pedestrians are everywhere. Whether you’re walking from your car to a restaurant across the street, or just taking a casual walk through the neighborhood. People walking on foot are considered pedestrians. Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary defines a pedestrian as “going or performed on foot.” With more distracted drivers on the road... Read More
A How To Guide To Finding The Best Personal Injury Attorney If you were recently in an auto accident in Corpus Christi and suffered a personal injury as a result of that Corpus Christi truck accident or Corpus Christi car accident, you know how stressful the process can be. When you’ve been injured after a car accident in Corpus Christi... Read More
How To Get a Corpus Christi Police Crash Report Recently involved in a car accident in Corpus Christi? Wondering how to get a police crash report in Corpus Christi? Wondering what the report says? Where is the other parties insurance information? Whose is listed at fault? Below is a step-by-step guide of how to get a police report... Read More
I WAS HIT BY AN 18-WHEELER. WHAT DO I DO? If you or a loved one has been recently involved in a car wreck with an 18-wheeler, you know what kind of tailspin an event like that can create. In Corpus Christi, 18-wheeler wrecks happen more frequently than other similarly populated areas, because roads are congested, and big trucks,... Read More
Texas Accident Statistics The Texas Department of Transportation recently released motor vehicle crash data statistics for 2016. The reports analyze contributing crash factors such as driver distraction, DUI, road type and condition, time of day, speed, car type, weather, etc. Data points in the reports show the following: Fatal crashes in Texas have gone up by... Read More
The Patel Firm PLLC gives away shoes for Christmas to kids in the Coastal Bend At the 1st annual Patel Firm PLLC’s Holiday Shoe Giveaway, Minesh Patel and his firm, The Patel Firm PLLC, gifted 50 pairs of new shoes to kids around the Coastal Bend.  When asked why he wanted to give shoes to kids in the Coastal Bend, Mr. Patel’s answer was... Read More
SHOULD I GET AN INJURY ATTORNEY AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT? If you’ve ever been in a car accident, whether it’s an accident with a car, an accident with a company vehicle or an 18-wheeler wreck, auto insurance companies never make it easy. If you have been injured after a car accident, they will try to make it as hard... Read More
I GOT IN A CAR ACCIDENT AND MY BACK HURTS, MY BODY HURTS. SHOULD I VISIT A CHIROPRACTOR? Whenever clients call after a car crash, an 18-wheeler wreck or a company vehicle accident, a common concern is how to deal with lingering pain and soreness. Your upper back and lower back may be tight or sore, or even worse, you may be experiencing tingling or numbness traveling... Read More
DO I HAVE TO PAY TAXES ON MY CAR WRECK SETTLEMENT? So you were able to settle your case. Congratulations! You are feeling a sense of relief and satisfaction, and you are planning your next steps. This informational blog provides valuable information that may be useful if you are considering a personal injury settlement. Q: Do I have to pay... Read More