Why Friends Don’t Let Friends Give Legal Advice

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It is understandable that genuine concern for the welfare of a friend may prompt you or someone you know to provide legal advice that you believe to be accurate. However, in the state of Texas, you should never do so unless you are a licensed attorney. Legal matters, especially those that pertain to personal injury, […]

How Do I Find a Personal Injury Attorney to Help Me?


If you have been injured in an accident, you need an experienced personal injury attorney in your corner; an attorney who knows how to advocate for you and get you the compensation you deserve. With so many attorneys to choose from, here are some tips for finding the right attorney to help you: 1. Practice […]

What Recent Judgments Say About an Attorney

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When you are looking for a local attorney to take your case, you are probably doing a bit of research before calling. You may start looking at their website to see past client testimonials and past judgments and settlement amounts. But what exactly do those mean? At the Dashner Law Firm, we always want our clients […]

Time is of The Essence: Why You Need a DFW Attorney for Your DFW Accident

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When you are injured in an accident, the last thing you want to do is argue with insurance companies. You should be focusing on your healing, not distracted by the legal obstacles that are in your way from obtaining compensation. The biggest mistake that people make when being injured is waiting too long before contacting a […]

Why Does It Matter If My Lawyer Has a Certain Practice Area?


When you are looking for an attorney to take on your case, you may search for the particular subject matter your case is about. Although, with so many attorneys providing general litigation services, does it really matter if an attorney focuses on a particular area? Yes, it does! The Dashner Law Firm always wants our clients […]

How Much Will It Cost to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?


When you have been injured, you are overwhelmed by pain and the financial strain it can put on your entire family. You likely have piles of medical bills, regular monthly obligations, and have had to take time off of work to heal. The stress is incredibly hard to stomach. The last thing you want to think […]

Do I File My Case in Federal or State Court?

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When you are going to file your lawsuit, you may be wondering which court to file in. The answer depends on the subject matter jurisdiction. Jurisdiction is the court’s power to hear a case. Depending on the subject matter, a state or federal court may have the power to be able to hear and decide your […]

Personal Injury Awards in Arlington: What Do They Look Like?

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If you have been injured in an accident, you may start to wonder about how much you will be awarded if you filed suit. One of the most common questions our firm gets is regarding personal injury awards. Clients want to know what their award will look like. Unfortunately, there is no way to predict […]