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I am contacting you to express my sincere gratitude for representing me recently. As I related to Carolyn, the final settlement was more than my expectation. I can only imagine the effort your staff expended in this matter and commend them all for the positive results recognized. The follow up conversations with Chris, Carolyn, and Lori were deeply appreciated. All concerned made me feel very comfortable during the entire period Tim. I truly felt among friends with everyone at The Tate Law Firm. I am very pleased I trusted your professionalism and experience and will certainly recommend the Tate Law Firm to my friends in their time of need.

- Former Client-Plano, Texas; Car Accident / Back & Neck Injury

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TATE LAW OFFICES PC

1811 Bering Dr #226
Houston, TX 77057
United States (US)
Phone: (281) 886-0375

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If you have been seriously injured or lost a family member in an accident caused by negligence, you may be struggling and have questions about how to move forward. You may be out of work because of severe injuries and have unpaid medical bills piling up. You may need medical treatment and not have health insurance to pay for it.  We understand you are going through a difficult time. You need an experienced and compassionate attorney who will listen to your concerns and provide dependable legal guidance based on years of experience with Texas civil law.

The personal injury attorneys at Tate Law Offices focus on representing accident victims and their families in Houston and throughout Texas. We take pride in the personalized legal service we provide. We understand that we are fighting for our clients’ future each time we file an injury case. We seek top dollar settlements when we file personal injury and wrongful death claims on behalf of people who have suffered harm.

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When you are ready to get answers to your questions about your Dallas personal injury or wrongful death case, call or reach us online and get started with a free consultation.

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Tate Law firm features attorneys Tim Tate and Chris Rehmet who are listed among the Top Trial Lawyers in America® and are life members of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. We measure success by the results we achieve for our clients.
We are proud of the substantial recoveries we have obtained in handling more than 3,000 cases, including:

$6.5 million in-pocket to clients for truck/motorcycle accident for brain & body injuries
$3.7 million in-pocket to clients for fatal car accident
$2.2 million in-pocket to clients for burn injury due to product defect
$1.8 million in-pocket to clients for spinal cord injury in a truck accident
$1.5 million in-pocket to client for leg injuries in a pedestrian accident
$350,000 in-pocket to client for head injury in a car accident
$87,000 in-pocket to client for back injury in a car accident

The amount that you may recover will depend on the specific circumstances of your injury and the legal issues your case entails. If you or a loved one has sustained a serious injury caused by another’s negligence such as: car accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, wrongful death, workers compensation, dog bite injuries, or bicycle accidents, call us. We take on cases of all sizes because justice is what matters – no matter how big or small. A phone call to Tate Law Offices is an important step on the road to recovery after your accident. We offer a no-obligation consultation. We do not charge any fees or costs unless we win a financial recovery for you.

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Verdicts and Settlements

  • Truck & Motorcycle Accident( Brain & Pelvis Injury ) $6.5 million Settlement
  • Car Accident( Fatality ) $3.7 million Settlement
  • Product Defect( Burn Injury ) $2.2 million Settlement
  • Truck Accident( Spinal Injury ) $1.8 million Settlement
  • Pedestrian Accident( Leg Injury ) $1.5 million Settlement
  • Car Accident( Head Injury ) $350,000 Settlement
  • Car Accident( Back Injury ) $87,000 Settlement

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WHAT WE DO

Tate Law Offices handles a wide range of injury cases in the Dallas area, including:SEE ALL CASES WE HANDLE

WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU CONTACT OUR HOUSTON PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY

Tate Law Offices PC has office locations in downtown Houston Galleria area. When you reach out to a personal injury attorney in our Houston law firm, you can expect the following:

  • Courtesy/Free Case Review—We will speak with you by telephone, at our Houston office, at your home or at a location convenient to you. We will address your questions honestly and give you the straight facts about your best legal options.
  • Prompt Investigation—We will conduct a prompt investigation of your case because delays can result is the loss of critical evidence. We will interview witnesses, analyze your medical records and gather other relevant documents. We routinely interview Houston police officers and obtain records from the Houston Police Department or other relevant police departments. We will conduct a thorough investigation as if the case is going to court. That preparation and command of the facts gives us an advantage in negotiating a settlement for you.
  • Settlement Demand—We attempt to resolve cases out of court and force insurance companies to pay just compensation. We will prepare and submit a settlement demand on your behalf to the at-fault party’s insurer. We have years of experience negotiating claims with insurance lawyers and adjusters in Houston. We do everything possible to achieve a top dollar settlement for our clients while seeking a timely resolution.
  • Filing a Lawsuit—Tate Law Offices does not file a lawsuit in every Houston accident case that we handle. But when an insurance company refuses to make a fair settlement, we are prepared to file a lawsuit and let a Houston County jury render justice based on the facts. We will continue to attempt to negotiate a settlement with the other side as the litigation process proceeds – and, we are usually successful in this attempt.
  • Proceeding to Trial—The attorneys at Tate Law Offices are skilled trial lawyers. The majority of personal injury cases are filed in Texas state courts in Houston County or another county depending on where the accident took place. We work to resolve claims out of court when possible because a negotiated settlement generally allows clients to receive money in their pocket more quickly. But, if a trial is in the best interest of our clients we proceed to trial.
  • Distributing funds – After a settlement is reached or a judgment is entered, we can work to resolve any health care or other liens that are attached to your recovery and disburse the funds you are owed.

Tate Law Offices works on a contingency fee basis. This means our clients will not pay any legal fees or case costs unless we are successful in obtaining financial compensation for you.

It is our goal in every case to collect the maximum compensation for our clients’ injury.

OUR HOUSTON PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER CAN HELP WITH THESE TYPES OF COMPENSATION:

The damages that may be sought in a personal injury lawsuit include:

  • Past and future medical expenses
  • Loss of past and future income
  • Physical disability/impairment in the past and future
  • Scarring and disfigurement – past and future
  • Loss of consortium – past and future
  • Loss of household services – past and future
  • Past and future pain and suffering.

IF YOU CASE INVOLVES A WRONGFUL DEATH, OUR PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER IN HOUSTON CAN SEEK DAMAGES FOR:

  • Pecuniary (financial) losses
  • Mental distress
  • Loss of companionship
  • Pain and Suffering
  • Burial Expenses
  • Loss of inheritance
  • Other damages as the law allows.

CONTACT OUR HOUSTON PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY TODAY FOR HELP WITH YOUR CASE

When you let Tate Law Offices handle your personal injury case, you will be represented by a law firm known for its professional, ethical and compassionate legal service to clients. The Better Business Bureau has given us an A+ rating.

Attorney Tim Tate has been recognized as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas” by D Magazine in 2011 and 2012, and the AVVO legal directory has given him a “10.0 Superb” rating.  Both Tim Tate and Chris Rehmet are lifetime members of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.  Tim Tate, Chris RehmetClaire Tate Rehmet and Bart Smith  seek to deliver the ethical and personalized legal service we believe that each and every one of our clients deserves. Please review our Testimonials to see what clients have to say about our approach.

When you are ready to get answers to your questions about your Houston personal injury or wrongful death case, call or reach us online and get started with a free consultation. Remember: We will charge no fees for our legal services unless we obtain a financial recovery for you.

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Featured FAQ

How do I get the most money for my 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.

Is there a benefit to being represented by a lawyer?

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 case, 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.

Should I talk to the insurance company?

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.

How do I pay my medical bills?

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.

How do I collect my lost income?

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.

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