Sandoval & James fights for people who were injured because of someone else’s negligence. If you were hurt and are in pain, give us a call. Even if you have been rejected by another law firm for something like low property damage, we may still be able to help. We care about people, not property damage. Below is a list of actual results we have obtained for past clients. The amounts shown are the amounts actually paid net to our clients, some of which had been turned away by other firms.

$280,000.00 Net to Client

Austin Ride-Share Accident: Neck and Spinal Injuries

Our client was a passenger in a ride-share vehicle that was rear-ended while waiting at a red light. The impact was so severe, that our client suffered multiple contusions to the spinal cord that required surgical reconstruction. The defendant’s insurance company attempted to prolong its liability investigation, but our firm persisted, and we were able to recover the driver’s policy limits. Due to the extent of our client’s injuries, our law firm filed an underinsured motorist claim through the ride-share application’s parent company. We were able to recover the maximum amount possible under that policy, substantially increasing the overall recovery. If you were a passenger in a ride-share vehicle like Uber or Lyft and were injured, regardless of which vehicle was at fault, call Sandoval & James so we can begin fighting for you as soon as possible.

$126,957.11 Net to Client

Austin Car Accident: Shoulder, Hip and Back Injuries

Our client was driving down a residential street when another driver failed to yield the right of way. The driver cut our client off, resulting in a serious collision. Our client suffered shoulder decompression and disc herniations in her cervical spine. The defendant’s insurance company received our demand and quickly settled for the maximum policy limits available. Our client’s injuries and pain were so severe, we filed an underinsured motorist claim, and substantially increased our client’s recovery amount.

$102,593.16 Net to Client

Austin Car Accident: Neck and Spinal Injuries, Surgery Required

Our client was driving southbound on Capital of Texas Highway when traffic came to a sudden stop. This caused our client to stop abruptly and resulted in the at-fault driver rear-ending them.  The impact caused our client’s vehicle to become undrivable and necessitated a tow. The defendant was cited for failing to maintain an assured clear distance.  Even with clear liability and the severity being clear, the insurance company refused to compensate our client for his pain and suffering.  Our firm filed a lawsuit and kept fighting until our client felt the settlement was sufficient to compensate him for his injuries.  Even when you’re not at fault and your injuries require surgery, do not assume insurance companies will compensate you. Call Sandoval & James as soon as possible to ensure you aren’t treated unfairly.

$91,386.79 Net to Client

Austin Trucking Accident (18-wheeler/Semi-truck Crash): Soft-Tissue Neck and Back Injuries

Our client was hauling freight with his fully loaded 18-wheeler, when another driver, also driving another 18-wheeler, negligently failed to control his speed. The defendant driver was under the influence of a controlled substance at the time and collided with our client’s truck. Our client suffered multiple herniations to his cervical and lumbar spine.

$72,116.17 Net to Client

Austin Car Wreck: Spinal Injuries, Surgery Required

Our client was driving S/B on a main street in a residential area when the defendant made a left turn failing to yield the right of way causing our client to t-bone the defendant. The impact was so severe that our client suffered multiple disc bulges and sprained ligaments to the spinal cord that fortunately only required a minimally invasive surgical procedure although physical therapy was also needed for our client to minimize pain. Due to the extent of our client’s injuries, our client received the policy limits from the defendant’s insurance. Our law firm filed an underinsured motorist claim and a personal injury protection claim which resulted in a substantial increase to our client’s recovery. If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident, call Sandoval & James so we can sort through any possible policies that may be needed to cover the medical bills for your injuries.

$70,112.75 Net to Client

Austin Car Crash: Shoulder and Back Injuries, Surgery Required

Our client was traveling on IH 35 through an intersection, when another driver disregarded a red-light. This Resulted in the defendant t-boning our client’s vehicle, pushing the vehicle into two other vehicles, and ultimately forcing it to land on its side. As there were multiple injured parties in the car accident caused by a single defendant, it was imperative that our firm begin working on the case as soon as possible. The impact was so severe that our client needed surgery to repair his rotator cuff.

$67,696.51 Net to Client

Austin Car Accident: Neck and Spinal Injuries, Surgery Required

Our client was at a complete stop behind another vehicle when the defendant, traveling at a high speed, rear-ended our client and pushed them into the vehicle in front of them. The impact was so severe that our client required surgery on their neck.  The defendant was cited for failing to maintain an assured clear distance, forcing the insurance company to accept fault for their negligent driver.  Although the defendant was driving a vehicle that did not have any indications that it was a commercial,our investigation revealed a commercial policy and this allowed us to obtain a larger settlement than our client expected.  If you were recently involved in an accident in Austin, call Sandoval & James today so we can conduct an investigation into the at-fault driver’s auto insurance policy.

$64,531.81 Net to Client

Austin Trucking Accident (18-wheeler/Semi-truck Crash): Head and Soft-
Tissue Back Injury

Our client was rear-ended by a commercial 18-wheeler while stopped at a red light. Our client suffered three separate disc herniations in her cervical spine. We fought to get our client the compensation she deserved.

$59,541.00 Net to Client

Austin Car Wreck: Neck and Spinal Injuries – Surgery Required

Our client was forced to stop abruptly due to another vehicle in front slamming on their breaks. However, the defendant, who was driving for Uber, failed to control their speed and rear-ended our client. The impact was so severe that our client suffered multiple disc herniations that required surgery. Due to the clear liability in this case, we completely pressured the insurance company and reached a settlement in just under six months. If you were injured in a motor vehicle accident involving a ride-share vehicle, regardless of which vehicle was at fault, call Sandoval & James so we can begin fighting for you as soon as possible.

$56,831.00 Net to Client

Austin Car Accident: Neck and Back Soft-Tissue Injuries

Our client was traveling in stop-and-go traffic. As he attempted to exit the highway, the defendant failed to stop and struck our client’s vehicle, then fled the scene. The client suffered multiple disc herniations and back sprains. Situations like this affect so many Texas drivers. Sandoval & James can help you navigate coverage on your insurance policy. After our efforts, we were able to obtain a substantial recovery for our client via an uninsured motorist claim. Sandoval & James are here to help. Call us today for a free consultation.

$52,506.33 | $53,826.10 Net to Client

Austin Car Wreck: Neck Injuries, Surgery Required | Neck and Back Injuries

Our clients were traveling eastbound on US-290 when the defendant, driving a Freightliner, rear-ended our client and pushed them across the outside lane and into the guard rail. Both clients suffered severe injuries as one client underwent surgery, while the other client underwent multiple pain injections and therapy. Our firm filed a lawsuit as soon as it was apparent the at-fault driver’s insurance company was not going to fairly compensate our clients. Most insurance companies will put forth every effort to build a strong case against you. Therefore, it is crucial to call Sandoval & James immediately after being seriously injured in a car accident, so you have someone to fight for you as you focus on getting healthy.

$48,754.84 Net to Client

Austin Car Crash: Severe Leg Injuries, Facial Injuries

Our clients were rear-ended by a driver who failed to control his speed. The impact pushed our clients’ vehicle through a guard rail, causing our clients to be ejected from the vehicle and hit a tree. Their life-threatening injuries necessitated a helicopter lift to the hospital. Due to the defendant driver’s negligence, one of our clients suffered broken bones and had to undergo a leg amputation. The other suffered renal vein damage. We fought for our clients and recovered the maximum amount allowed under the defendant driver’s policy limits. Our office then pursued an underinsured motorist claim, through which we increased our clients’ total recovery several times over.

$47,717.13 Net to Client

Austin Car Accident: Neck and Spinal Injuries

Our client was traveling on Mopac Expressway when the defendant failed to control their speed, causing them to rear-end our client with such force that it pushed our client’s vehicle into the car in front of them.  The defendant was driving a vehicle that wouldn’t immediately appear to be a commercial vehicle, but during our investigation, we found the defendant was in the course and scope of employment which meant they were covered by a commercial policy.    Our firm then filed a lawsuit and continued fighting until our client was content with a settlement offer.  Generally, commercial policies have much larger policies which insurance companies defend at greater length than they would a personal auto policy.  Often, claimants never find out that a commercial vehicle injured them unless it is uncovered during an investigation. Call Sandoval & James if you are injured in a car accident so we can ensure you are getting a settlement that compensates you for the pain and suffering you felt due to the negligent actions of another person.

$44,033.46 | $40,042.80 Net to Client

Austin Car Crash: Knee Injury

Our clients were passengers in a vehicle that was fully stopped at a traffic light. The adverse driver failed to observe the traffic light and rear-ended our client’s vehicle. After the officers arrived, they determined the at-fault driver was intoxicated. Our law firm fought the insurance company and, using the Texas DWI laws, recovered a substantial amount for each client. If you were hit by a drunk driver in the Austin area, call Sandoval & James as soon as possible. We can begin fighting for you right away to preserve evidence the insurance company will likely try to keep from you.

$34,883.70 Net to Client

Austin Car Wreck: Knee Injury

Our client was driving on Highway 190, when the defendant failed to yield the right of way after speeding out of a shopping center parking lot. The collision resulted in a severe knee injury requiring reconstructive surgery. The defendant’s insurance company quickly realized the extent of the pain and suffering its driver caused our client. Therefore, our law firm was able to recover the driver’s maximum policy limits. However, the nature of the knee injury was so severe, additional recovery was warranted. So, we filed and succeeded on an underinsured motorist claim made to our client’s personal auto insurance, more than doubling his overall recovery. Call Sandoval & James so we can begin fighting for you as soon as possible.

$28,497.65 Net to Client

Austin Car Crash: Spinal Injuries

Our client was stopped at a red light waiting to make a left turn when she was rear-ended. The impact caused our client to suffer a disc herniation and disc bulge in her spine. We fought to get our client the compensation she deserved.  Call Sandoval & James if you were are injured in a car accident, so we can begin fighting for the compensation you deserve.

$27,526.98 Net to Client

Austin Car Wreck: Spinal Injuries, Surgery Required, and Knee Injuries

Our client was traveling down a road when the other driver disregarded a stop sign and made a left turn directly in front of her. The defendant’s vehicle collided with the front-end passenger side of our client’s vehicle.  The collision was so severe that our client required neck surgery to remove multiple herniated discs.  Even with clear liability falling on the defendant and severe injuries, the insurance company refused to compensate our client in a fair manner.  Our Austin based law firm filed a lawsuit against the other driver and fought the insurance company until they offered the policy limits. There were still outstanding medical bills which our law firm handled with our client’s personal injury protection coverage.  If you are fighting an insurance company right now but they will not budge, call Sandoval & James. It’s never too late to ensure you receive just compensation for your pain and suffering.

$24,377.75 Net to Client

Austin Car Crash: Spinal Injuries

Our client was driving southbound on IH-35 when he became involved in a car accident caused by the driver of a tractor trailer, who was speeding, and tailgating the vehicle in front of his. Due to the defendant’s negligence, he violently rear-ended the vehicle, pushing them into our client’s vehicle, and appproximately causing our client’s injuries. Our client suffered injuries so severe they underwent multiple sessions of pain injections =and therapy for weeks. As multiple car accidents have multiple moving pieces, it is crucial to call an attorney to sort out the mess while you focus on getting healthy. Call Sandoval & James if you are in a car accident but are getting pointed in different directions by the insurance companies who will likely try pointing the finger at each other.

$23,250.41 Net to Client

Austin Car Wreck: Neck and Back Soft-Tissue Injuries and Knee Injuries

Our client was driving on I-35 in stop-and-go traffic. The client noticed a vehicle approaching at a high rate of speed. The client began evasive action, but was rear-ended with such force that that client sustained multiple herniations to the cervical and lumbar spine, as well as a meniscus tear in the right knee. After contacting Sandoval & James, we negotiated with the defendant’s insurance company to obtain a substantial recovery. If you were in a car accident in the Austin area and were injured, call Sandoval & James for a free consultation.

$18,467.02 Net to Client

Austin Car Accident: Neck and Back Soft-Tissue Injuries

Our client was driving through an intersection when another driver blew past a stop-sign, causing an unavoidable “t-bone” collision with our client’s vehicle. Although our client had the right of way, the defendant’s Insurance company refused to make a reasonable offer. We kept fighting for our client which resulted in a substantial recovery for his pain and suffering. If you’ve been hurt in a car accident, contact Sandoval & James, and let us fight for your rights.