Trial lawyer Devin McNulty of Chandler McNulty LLP earned a Diplomado in Mexican law & policy from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). UNAM, widely considered to be the finest university in Latin America coupled with the University of Arizona School of Law to offer the Diplomado. Students in the year long program included current […]
A Houston, Texas jury of 12 people returned a $30 million verdict in a wrongful death trucking case involving FedEx Freight and XPO Logistics. Click on the following to view the NBC segment about the trucking lawsuit and jury verdict – NBC media coverage The NBC news broadcast about the trial involved interviews with one […]
obtained a $30 million verdict against FedEx in a case where one of the company’s freight trucks was involved in a head-on collision, killing an innocent motorist. The FedEx driver was speeding in the rain at night when he veered into oncoming traffic to avoid an obstacle in the road, killing Joseph Cargal. The driver […]
Texas Lawyer published a fantastic article with a perspective from the injured family’s viewpoint. A rare viewpoint worth reading and almost never seen in print. Most stories in the media regarding personal injury or wrongful death cases come from corporate or insurance industry perspectives and are used to condition the public into thinking that […]
Under Texas law, your paycheck is essentially the value of your life.
The insurance industry has beaten into the public’s head that “frivolous lawsuits” are a problem. The poster child for “frivolous lawsuits” is the legendary hot coffee lawsuit filed by Stella Liebeck who was disfigured by a boiling McDonalds’ coffee. Once people read the actual facts about that case (and not the insurance/corporate narrative) they often […]
Crash reports are completed in vehicle crashes involving injury, death or over $1,000.00 in property damage. Crash reports provide a documentation of the facts of a crash and occasionally the opinions of the police officer filling out the report.
Give trucks and 18-wheelers PLENTY of space. Do not tailgate them or drive slowly in front of them. Pass trucks and 18-wheelers on the LEFT. Trucks and 18-wheelers have huge blind spots (also called “No Zones”). Trucks have much larger blind spots on the right side (the slow lanes) than they do on the […]
The stretch of Interstate 45 (I-45) that runs through Houston has tragically been graded as the roadway with the highest danger in all of the United States. I-45’s southernmost point is Galveston, Texas and its northernmost point is Dallas, Texas (this”interstate” highway is actually completely within a single state). The section of that runs through […]
Tens of thousands of truckers haul loads across our highways and roads everyday with very little regulation and oversight and tragedy follows them. The Boston Globe’s outstanding investigative journalism team took a deep dive into a trucking company that “hired a ragtag crew of drivers — criminals and drug users among them, men who drove […]