Personal Injury Lawyer Serving Galveston
Voted TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers Hugh Howerton is a personal injury lawyer for Galveston accident victims.
For nearly 30 years Hugh Howerton has won very large settlements and verdict for his clients.
According to the latest figures by TxDOT 13 people were killed in Galveston vehicle accidents in 2015. In the same year 115 people suffered serious injuries and 723 people suffered non-incapacitating injuries in Galveston car accidents. In 2015 there were 3309 total accidents reported in Galveston.
For a free consultation call 713.984.9848
When Should I Hire A Personal Injury Lawyer?
When there is an accident that causes serious injury or death you need to hire your personal injury lawyer as soon as possible. There is a lot or work that needs to be dome so that valuable evidence is not lost of worse destroyed. The scene of the accident needs to be photographed and video-taped so that any skid marks and tire marks can be measured to estimate the speed of the vehicle.
Witnesses need to be interviewed and their statements taken before their memory fades. Sometimes the accident can be caught on surveillance security video. Local business surveillance cameras need to be located and the tapes preserved before they are erased.
Hurt In A Galveston Car Accident?
Award-winning car accident lawyer Hugh Howerton handles Galveston car accidents. If you were injured through the fault of another driver the law says you are entitled compensation for your losses. You may receive compensation for past and future losses including medical bills, lost wages, pain, physical impairment, emotional trauma and disfigurement.
Hugh Howerton has been winning car accident cases for nearly 30 years. Find out your legal options by calling 713.984.9848.
Hugh Howerton is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and has a perfect 10.0 rating from AVVO.
All cases are taken on a contingency fee. This means that there is no up-front charge to hire Hugh and you pay only after he wins your case by settlement or verdict.
Hurt By A Galveston 18-Wheeler Truck Truck?
Hugh Howerton is a Board Certified truck accident lawyer for Galveston who has won significant settlements and verdicts in 18-wheeler semi truck accident cases. If the truck driver was an employee of a trucking company the law can make them responsible for the negligent driving of the truck driver.
There are special laws made by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration that helps people hurt in trucking accidents.
Hugh will explain the legal process and answer all of your questions. He will keep you up-dated on what is going on with your case.