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3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: Do Texas drivers involved in a wreck out of state have to use Laywers from that state?

I was involved in an auto accident in Oklahoma in July. Was rear ended on Interestate after having to stop at over 40 MPH on I 35 by a truck towing another truck. Car was totaled. My insurance company setteled with my car damages but the company of the car that hit me is only claiming half... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Sep 10, 2020

Feel free to contact my intake team at (512) 220-1800. We will be glad to guide you with your case.

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: I am a gate vendor my product I sell to a large company is recycled pallets one day on turn in I was severely electrocu

They had a another business with a industrial grinder with extended boom after I received my check the boom struck a power line and I was electrocuted by 80000 volt from wire throne 25 has lost feeling in my right side of my body also the use of my grip and right on now the large company is putting... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Aug 31, 2020

I have extensive experience dealing with these type of cases. We are interested in collecting further information. Please contact my team at (512) 220-1800 and we will be happy to review your case

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: I am trying to see how to get justice after being shot by someone?

I was shot by someone while standing outside in my neighborhood. At the hospital multiple law enforcement showed up and questioned me not even concerned that I had been shot but asking was it gang/drug related because It’s a high crime area, and I must owe somebody or doing something, all because... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Aug 19, 2020

I am so sorry to hear about your situation. While this is not an area of the law in which I practice, I would encourage you to contact the DA Office’s Victim Witness Liaison and see if they can help you.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Car Accidents for Texas on
Q: Will my medical insurer drop me if they arent paid

I was in car accident. My lawyer said we could only file for $30K insurance policy. I paid out $7K in medical, my medical insurance paid out over $45K. My medical insurance sent a letter asking for payment if a settlement was made. Defendants insurance company didnt make check out to just me and... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Aug 18, 2020

In short, your health insurance may drop you for any number of reasons, regardless of how you treat this subrogation interest. But, depending on what state you are in, your attorney may be correct. If you have not been “made whole” in the settlement, you do not have to pay back some or all of... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: I was in accident there no was no damage no on injured and I didn’t have insurance at the time but he had claims.

He claimed he was injured but denied medical attention at the scene and then days later claimed he had injuries but never showed any medical information and I talked to his insurance company and I never heard anything back from them he never showed me any incident report for these damages he... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Aug 3, 2020

You need to consult a civil defense attorney for advice on what to do. Because you did not have insurance at the time, your current insurance company will not provide him with an attorney. You have to hire one yourself.

3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Animal / Dog Law for Texas on
Q: Will I have a case against a dog trainer if her method has caused physical and emotional injuries?

My girlfriend & I hired a trainer (P) from Thumbtack because our dog was showing signs of aggression. Our dog would bark at strangers & other dogs; he had snapped at my girlfriend a few times but had never caused any injuries.

We hired P, and she told us it will get better but... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Jul 27, 2020

You need a consumer lawyer. You can call the Lawyer Referral Service of Central Texas: (512) 472-8303, https://austinlrs.com/

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Car Accidents for Texas on
Q: Do lawsuits expire? Is this sometimes we will have to deal with?

My bf was involved in a car accident two years ago. It was his fault. No injuries to either party. The other driver actually cancelled his police call, but we called them anyways. The insurance paid for the car. He was sued by them 6 months ago right before everything closed down . From what I have... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Jul 10, 2020

Assuming car wreck occurred in Texas, you have two years from date of accident to file lawsuit and to protect your rights. Hire legal counsel as soon as possible if you have not already done so.

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: If my apartment complex owners hired council before they’ve been served could it mean they want to settle?

I had a question and wanted to get your opinion on it. I found mold in my apartment complex about two months ago and it damaged over $19K worth of stuff and affected me and my family health wise. We’ve been going back and forth with my the apartments insurance company and I finally decided to... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Jul 10, 2020

No. More likely than not, if they were to settle this can be done by the adjuster without the insurance company having to incur the added expense of counsel. Hire legal counsel as soon as possible if you have not already done so.

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: I unfortunately was in a 3 car head on collision. I was Injured beyound repair. 3 attorneys later 0 action. I’m livid.?

Each Accepted case/ yet did absolutely nothing. I feel I been duped. Hoodwinked by GREAT FRAUDULENT INTERNET ADS. Injury happened nov 23 2017. Now on 3rd attorny and I visited and 2 promises WERE MADE as all paperwork I supplied, from a lil girl that at least gathered 2 inches thick ON A PLATTER,... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Apr 15, 2019

I am sorry to hear about your experience. Like any profession, there are good attorneys and bad attorneys. Without knowing the situation, I cannot promise you that I can help you, however, I am happy to review your case and let you know. I will not give you false promises. Good news or bad news,... Read more »

4 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: I was a pedestrian hit by car that fled. I know there were no damages they saying there are how do i prove it?

I was in front of walmart leaving the store when car hit did not yield and struck me and fled the scene. they say there are $973 in damages to the car when i did not hit it very hard and know there were none. Charged with failure to yield right of way. How do i prove no damages. claim keeps getting... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Apr 2, 2019

It is hard for me to tell whether you were hit or whether you hit someone else. Pls call my office and we would be glad to see if we can help you. 512-888-9999.

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Products Liability and Car Accidents for Texas on
Q: I was trying to make a uturn into a 3 lane which I had no stop sign. I needed to get to the far bottom left lane.

There was driver waiting at a stop sign trying to turn into the same lane. Does that person yield to me? Also can that person get in trouble for purposely trying to brake check me and hit me?

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Apr 1, 2019

In general, if one driver has a traffic control device and the other does not, the driver without the traffic control device has the right of way. It is difficult for me to advise you on your specific situation with the facts given. Please call us and we can see if we can help you. 512-888-9999.

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Animal / Dog Law for Texas on
Q: while walking our dog was bit by another lady's dog because she lost control of it. does she pay for vet bills for ours?

we were all walking on a public sidewalk and her dog which was a prev rescue dog got aggressive

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Mar 28, 2019

I am so sorry to hear about what happened with your dog. Assuming the other person's dog attacked yours for no reason at all, the other person can likely be held responsible for your vet bills. I wish you the best of luck. If you ever need assistance, feel free to call us at 512-888-9999.

3 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: If I had a injury years ago and got in a accident could I be reinjured?
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Daniel John Christensen answered on Mar 21, 2019

I am sorry to hear about your injury. If you suffered an injury in an incident recently, and that injury was really an aggravation of a prior injury, you are still entitled to bring a claim for that aggravation. I would have to know more facts to give you advice specific to your situation. Please... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Health Care Law for Texas on
Q: Can i file a claim if an unreported superficial injury at work is exasperated by the daily job routine?

I overstretched my wrist at work but it seemed superficial at the time. Continued use of wrist at work exasperated the issue and it eventually required medical attention. Turns out i tore a couple ligaments. Incident occurred 2.5 months ago, but i didn't realise it was serious until i had to... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Feb 13, 2019

I am sorry to hear about what you have gone through. A lot of my advice would depend on whether your employer subscribes to worker's compensation insurance. Please contact our office for a free consultation and we can give you the advice you need. 512-888-9999. We look forward to speaking to you.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Texas on
Q: I was detained while in line paying for gas. I was accused of give a fake 20$ to the clerk. I asked to see the money was

Told nothe officer told me to step outside so he could make a report. We get to

His car and he puts me in back seat. I was arrested on a warrant fot a seat belt ticket. My husband had been hold my bag then he sat it down on side walk where it was left for like 15 mins. People were coming... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Feb 12, 2019

I am sorry to hear about your experience. I would suggest you contact a Board-Certified Criminal lawyer as soon as you can. We are Board Certified lawyers, however, we handle personal injury matters. If we can ever help you, please feel free to give us a call. 512-888-9999. Good luck.

3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: My mom fell on a sidewalk next to a restaurant because there were no markings near a step or ramp. Does she have a case?

The restaurant painted the step and sidewalk the very next day after her accident. We have photos and proof.

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Feb 7, 2019

Yes, she has a potential claim. Who the claim will be against is difficult to tell from what you have written. The restaurant, the local municipality, a builder or the landlord may be responsible depending on the circumstances. What state this occurred in will also affect the potential value and... Read more »

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3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury and Civil Rights for Texas on
Q: If a police officer pull a muscle in your arm doing arrest can you sue him and the police department

I was arrested and the police officer pull me arm hard and pull a muscle in my arms

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Feb 7, 2019

The short answer is, Yes, you can bring a claim. These claims are very difficult to prove, however, so you will need to be sure to have corroborating evidence to support your allegation. Additionally, these claims are very expensive to pursue, so your damages need to warrant a substantial... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice for Texas on
Q: Would I still have a case?how much time do I have before I can no longer try for a case?

My injury happened at a hospital. I was left unattended and blacked out and hit my head.i never received medical attention due to the fact I have no insurance and no money.this happened almost a year ago.how would I proceed in making a claim ?

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Feb 4, 2019

I am very sorry to hear about what happened to you. Assuming this happened in Texas, you would have up to two years from the date of the incident to bring a negligence claim against the hospital or responsible medical care providers. You should know that these cases can be very complicated.... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Small Claims for Texas on
Q: Intervention into a theft and fraud claim.

BACKGROUND

3-4 YEARS AGO, A PERSON WHO SHARED INTIMACY AND TRUST WITH ME SCAMMED MONEY FROM MY FAMILY ON MY BEHALF TOTALING IT TO BE $20K. By the time i know about this the scammer vanishes leaving no evidence.

NOW WHAT ? - I FIND THE SCAMMER HAS BEEN SUED BY AN ANOTHER PARTY for... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Jan 30, 2019

The situation you describe seems pretty complicated. I would need to know a lot more before I could advise you appropriately on what your best course of action is. But, I can tell you that if you have a legitimate claim to money that is being held in reference to another lawsuit, you can... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Banking and Personal Injury for Texas on
Q: My question is my ex-business partner and I before our business got going good we opened a mutual personal bank acct.

At my bank I had two personal active bank accts one in just my name, and one in my name and my mothers name After my bus. partner and I opened our acct. he started helping himself to my two personal bank accts He made telephone transfers 20K worth. Drawing money out of my personal accts. and... Read more »

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Daniel John Christensen answered on Jan 15, 2019

I am so sorry to hear about this happening to you. While this is not the type of law we practice, I would encourage you to contact the State Bar Lawyer Referral Service and ask for a business litigation attorney. Good luck.

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