About Personal Injuries
A serious personal injury can change your life in an instant. Depending on the nature of your injury, you may find it difficult to drive, shop for groceries, or even perform basic household tasks. If you are unable to work, you may suffer a loss of income as you struggle to recuperate. You may face the same sort of financial and emotional challenges if you lose a family member due to an automobile or workplace accident.
Types of Injuries We Handle
The Roach Law Firm’s Gilmer personal injury lawyers manage every aspect of litigation for its clients, allowing victims to concentrate on healing. They have decades of experience handling cases like these:
- Automobile accidents
- Trucking accidents
- Wrongful deaths
- Premises liability
- Workplace injuries
- Medical device injuries
- Drug-related injuries
- And more
Our Record Speaks for Itself
The Roach Law Firm’s Gilmer personal injury lawyers have won judgments and reached settlements totaling billions of dollars over the years, for clients just like you. They have participated in the following landmark cases:
- The State of Texas Tobacco Litigation
In 1995, Roach Law Firm Partner Nelson J. Roach and his former law firm were among a group selected by the State of Texas to prosecute the state’s claims against the tobacco industry. Roach and his team members won $17 billion for the state, setting a record for the largest settlement of a single legal case in U.S. history.
- $730 Million Truck Accident Verdict
In 2021, Roach Law Firm Partner Nelson J. Roach won $730 million in a case arising from a Texas truck accident, the fourth-largest jury verdict in the United States and third-largest in Texas that year. The case was filed by the family of East Texas resident Toni Combest, a 73-year-old great-grandmother who was killed in a collision with an oversize-cargo truck hauling a propeller for a U.S. Navy nuclear submarine.
- Freeport-McMoRan Mining Contamination
In 2008, Roach Law Firm Partner Nelson J. Roach filed a class action against mining giant Freeport-McMoRan on behalf of thousands of Oklahomans whose property was contaminated by toxic smelter debris. Roach and his former law firm won $119 million and remediation services for their clients.
No Fees Unless You Win
The Roach Law Firm operates on a contingency basis, meaning we are paid only if we win your case. We charge no upfront fees for filing your case, and we will not bill you for any expenses during the case.
If you believe you have an injury or wrongful death claim, call us at (903) 645-7333 or fill out our electronic form. One of our attorneys will be touch with you as soon as possible.
Contact us today for a free consultation!