Houston Car Accident Lawyer 

Houston car accident lawyer Hugh Howerton

Do you need a good Houston car accident lawyer for an accident that caused a death or serious back or neck injury? Voted TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers Hugh Howerton is a lawyer who helps people receive fair and full compensation for their injuries. 

With 30 years of experience Hugh will treat you with respect and work hard to get you a fair settlement? 

Relax, let Hugh handle it. He knows what to do. 

Hugh only takes a few clients at any time so he can give you extra attention. You only pay Hugh AFTER he wins your case.

Don’t Face the Insurance Company Alone

 Don’t expect the insurance company to offer you a fair settlement without being represented by a good lawyer.


What Is A Houston Car Accident Lawyer?

A Houston car accident lawyer is a personal injury lawyer who specializes in car accident claims and lawsuits. Hugh Howerton has won car accidents cases for 30 years. He can help file a claim with the other driver’s insurance company and work hard to settle your claim without the need of filing a lawsuit.

Hugh Howerton can help you get reimbursed for your medical expenses and lost wages. He will seek compensation for your pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment of life because of your injuries.

What Are Common Injuries?

The most common injuries and to the neck and back. They can range from minor strains to injuries involving the disks that require surgery. If you are hurt in a car accident please seek medical attention as soon as possible

Other types of car accident injuries include broken bones, head injuries, shoulder and knee injuries. Many times seat belt will cause broken ribs.

Settlement values for injury cases depends on a wide variety of factors. They include the cost of your past and future medical bills. The value of your lost wages, the type of injury you suffered and whether or not those injuries will be permanent. If your life or health was permanently altered because of your injury you may be entitled to significant financial compensation.


Car Accident Facts

According to the Annual Mobility Report by the Houston-Galveston Area Council there were 713 traffic fatalities in 2016 in the Houston region, up 16 percent from 2015. There were 20,025 serious injuries resulting from crashes, up 7 percent in 2016. The annual cost of auto crashes was $6.4 billion dollars. Pedestrian accidents went up a staggering 46% to 1944. Bicycle accident went up 34% with 874 total bicycle accidents. There were 607 crashes involving buses, which is up 15% from 2015.

Drunk Driving Accidents in Houston

  • In 2011 and 2012, Harris County led the state in drunk driving crashes.
  • In 2011, 2,669 drunk driving accidents occurred, leaving 169 people dead.
  • In 2012, there were 2,809 drunk driving accidents, which left 175 people dead.


How Much Time Do I Have To File A Lawsuit

Generally you have two years from the date of the accident to file a lawsuit. If the injury is to a child the statute of limitations for their own physical pain & mental anguish, physical impairment and physical disfigurement may be extend past the two year deadline. Always check with a local Houston car accident lawyer to get professional advice on your specific situation.

If we wait longer than two years your claim will most likely will be denied. This law is known as the statute of limitations. It is found in the Texas Civil Practices & Remedies Code Section 16.003.


Client Reviews of Hugh Howerton

“Thank God For Attorneys Like Hugh Howerton”

Hugh Howerton did an amazing job on my car accident case. He handled my case in a fast and convenient fashion. I highly recommend him to anyone looking for the best attorney available. He was on it and was relentless on my case until it all got solved and was able to get me what I wanted and negotiated very well in lowering my hospital bills and in getting a fair settlement. Thank God for attorneys like Hugh Howerton!

Alberto Nunez

Contact An Experienced Car Accident Lawyer

For a free consultation or to hire Hugh Howerton now call 713.822.8904