This video explains the typical steps that are involving in a personal injury lawsuit in Texas, including filing the petition with the district clerk, serving the petition on the defendant, the defendant’s attorney answering the lawsuit, the parties exchanging written discovery, oral depositions, mediation and jury trial. Not all steps will necessarily apply in every case.

Daragh Carter is an attorney in Houston, Texas whose practice is focused exclusively on representing personal injury clients. Daragh Carter is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law, is rated “superb” and 10/10 on the popular attorney-rating web site AVVO, was voted a Top Lawyer for Personal Injury by Houstonia Magazine in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and a Rising Star by Texas Super Lawyer in 2014.

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