Working hard and treating others with care and compassion are the values that drive the personal injury attorneys and staff members at Tate Law Offices, P.C. We know what is at stake for the clients we serve in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and areas throughout the state of Texas. We realize that many of our clients are going through a difficult time, often due to an accident that was no fault of their own. Our goal is to ease their burdens and help them to move on in life. We promise each client that we will dedicate all of our skill, experience and resources towards seeking a maximum recovery for them.
Back & Head Injuries
Lower Back Injury
Super Duty Truck
Broken Bones & Leg Injury
The reality is that accident victims in Texas must face profit-driven insurance companies that may try to deny their right to just compensation.
We level the playing field for our clients by protecting their rights and aggressively pursuing the monetary recovery they deserve. We believe our record reflects the high level of service we bring to each case.
As a result of our work, we have earned many accolades. Tim Tate, for instance, is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has been recognized as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas” by D Magazine in the areas of Personal Injury (2011) and Tort & Product Liability (2012).
We have also earned our clients’ trust. After all, our mission is not to earn accolades. It is to make our clients’ lives better.
Every day, our legal team is motivated to make a positive impact on the clients we serve and the communities we live in. Please read our Testimonials to see what others have to say about our service. We also ask you to learn more about our law firm’s collaboration with local charities.
It all starts with a free consultation. If you believe that you or a loved has been hurt by another’s negligence, feel free to talk with us. You can also get to know more about our law firm’s background and our approach to serving our clients.
You will pay no legal fees or case costs unless we obtain a recovery for you.
Let one of our personal injury lawyers review your case, explain your legal options, and answer all your questions in a free case evaluation.
We commit to our clients the following, with every auto accident case:
Evidence is essential in order to get top dollar for an injury case. This means there must be proof of who was at fault for the accident and that the accident caused your injuries. Police reports and witness statements go a long way to proving fault while detailed medical records from qualified doctors (many times orthopedics or neurologists) are used to show the cause and extent of the injuries. We work to build a solid case in order to seek maximum compensation for our clients’ injuries.
Most of the time in an accident injury situation, an insurance company will be your opponent. Insurance companies are very skilled at denying or minimizing injury claims – that’s how they make money. Insurance adjusters regularly deny claims that should be paid, or they offer only a small percent of the fair value of a claim. Our goal is the opposite. We develop a settlement package presenting our client’s case that often can result in our client receiving 10 to 20 times more compensation than what the insurance adjusters might offer for their injury claim. In such cases, even after legal fees, our clients can net more money in their pocket. Even better, we work on a completely contingent basis, so there are no legal fees unless we are successful in collecting compensation for our clients.
Do not talk to anyone at the insurance company. This includes their insurance adjusters and defense lawyers. Insurance companies frequently record phone conversations during which they ask leading questions designed to produce testimony that they can use to deny your case. If we are your lawyers, we will do the talking for you so you do not fall into the insurance company traps that are designed to decrease the value of your claim.
Medical bills can be paid through various manners such as health insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, Personal Injury Protection insurance funds, deferred billing, and letters of protection. Depending on all of the facts surrounding your case and the insurance companies involved, we produce a strategy that we believe will best benefit our clients. Also, even if our clients do not have access to health insurance, we can assist them with getting medical care that is paid at the end of the case – which means no upfront medical bills.
Even if an injured person is not able to work after an accident, insurance company tactics are to disagree and assert that the person could work so the insurance companies can deny the claim for lost income. It is important to have a qualified doctor’s medical documentation that proves the inability to work for a certain period of time due to an injury. We work with our clients’ doctors and employers to prove the medical reason for not working and the calculation of lost earnings. This frequently results in a fight with the insurance company, but we believe that with solid evidence we are ultimately able to win the fight and collect our clients’ lost income.