How Our Personal Injury Lawyers in McAllen and San Antonio Have Helped Secure 6 and 7-Figure Payouts for Clients
Our personal injury lawyers in McAllen and San Antonio have a track record of securing significant settlements and judgments — including numerous seven-figure payouts — for people just like you in Texas, and we’re proud to share some of their stories with you.
These case studies demonstrate the diverse range of personal injury cases we handle and showcase our wealth of experience navigating the legal system and fighting for our clients’ rights. We know that dealing with the aftermath of an accident can be traumatic and overwhelming, but we’ve also seen first-hand the life-changing impact compensation can have.
We hope these stories indicate our expertise and commitment to justice and how tirelessly we work to secure the best possible outcome for our clients — whether they’ve suffered a personal injury due to a car accident, truck accident, work injury, or any other type of negligence.
Oil Field Accident Case Study
What happened: Our client worked at an oil field site and suffered an elbow injury while using a pipe press — a hydraulic tool that applies force to join two pieces of pipe. This resulted in our client needing his arm amputated above the elbow, causing considerable distress and having a life-changing impact. The insurance company offered to settle with the client for $350,000. After filing a lawsuit, we negotiated a settlement of nearly four million dollars.
Settlement offer: $350,000.00
Final settlement: $3,925,000.00 (3.92 million dollars)
Truck Accident Case Study
What happened: A worker operating a company vehicle fell asleep while driving after working an extensively long shift in the early morning hours, leading them to crash into our client’s truck. The insurance company initially rejected the claim, asserting that the accident didn’t happen in the course and scope of employment. After filing a lawsuit and extensive negotiations, we settled the case for almost five million dollars.
Settlement offer: N/A (Claim rejected)
Final settlement: $4,950,00.00 (4.95 million dollars)
T-Bone Accident Case Study
What happened: Our client was coming home from work when a company vehicle, operated by a careless employee, failed to yield the right of way at an intersection. This caused the client to T-bone the company vehicle. Our client was a tradesman and couldn’t physically function at work due to his injuries. The insurance company initially offered to settle for $750,000. We believed our client was entitled to much more, especially given that his work and livelihood were affected. After we filed a lawsuit, we settled the case for almost three million dollars. Our client used these funds to open up his own business.
Settlement offer: $750,000.00
Final settlement: $2,900,000.00 (2.9 million dollars)
18-Wheeler Accident Case Study
What happened: The driver of an 18-wheeler truck crashed into the side of our client’s car, causing substantial injuries. The insurance company initially offered to settle the case for a quarter of a million dollars. After filing a lawsuit, we secured 1.4 million dollars for our client.
Settlement offer: $250,000.00
Final settlement: $1,430,000.00 (1.4 million dollars)
Work Injury (Fall from Height) Case Study
What happened: Our client was working on a light in a warehouse when he fell from 30 feet. The employer used a forklift to elevate a makeshift platform instead of a standard scissor lift. The client had to be air-lifted to the hospital to treat his injuries. The insurance company initially offered $250,000 to settle the claim. After we filed a lawsuit, the case was settled for close to a million dollars.
Settlement offer: $250,000.00
Final settlement: $990,000.00 (990 thousand dollars).