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Austin Rear-End Accident Attorneys

Being hit in a rear-end collision may be the most shocking type of auto accident. Someone who is sitting at a stoplight or intersection is usually paying attention to what is in front of them and is not expecting to be violently hit from behind. The victims of such accidents can be traumatized, seriously injured, and left in shock. 

If you’ve been injured in a rear-end collision it is crucial that one retain an injury attorney experienced in handling such matters. Our lawyers handle rear-end collisions throughout Travis County and elsewhere in the state. Contact us today to schedule a free case evaluation.


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Making a difference in the lives of our clients

“I want to give thanks to everyone at DC Law! They helped me so much with my case. They were attentive to all of my concerns and their staff was always there for me. I would definitely recommend them to anyone I know.”

CATALINAPersonal Injury Client

“My husband and I were very pleased with the care given to my case. I won't lie, I was nervous about having to consult a lawyer, but knew it was necessary when I was not getting treated by the company responsible for my accident as I felt I deserved to be treated. We couldn't have been more pleased. The entire staff at DC Law made us feel comfortable in our pursuit of fairness. They were all very knowledgeable, thorough, and pleasant to work with. I would definitely use them again, and recommend them to others.”

MARILYNPersonal Injury Client

“DC Law have been so helpful to me and my daughter. I haven't had to worry about anything. The paralegal that's working on my case is always reassuring me every time I talk to her that they're going to take care of things, that I don't need to worry about anything. They always keeping me informed about anything new thats going on or might be coming up. I could tell they were genuinely concerned for my daughter and all the suffering that she's gone through in these last 5 months.”

JESSICAPersonal Injury Client

“Dan Christensen's team did an AWESOME job coaching me through my case. This was my 1st & hopefully my last injury accident so SUPER happy I had them there to help. Definitely feel a lot better than the pain and discomfort I felt at the time of the accident. They continuously assured me that every bit of the doctors visit would be taking care of. They have a Great team and I actually received thousands of dollars more than I expected for the diligent work they did to restore my life to as close to the lifestyle I had before the accident.”

DERRICKPersonal Injury Client

“Excellent service and very professional got us service very quickly. I did not have to wait to be seen, thank you to DC Law.”

MARIAPersonal Injury Client

Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys Helping the Victims of Rear-End Collisions

“Our goal is to help you through the process as quickly and efficiently as possible so you can focus on getting life back on track.”

There are several situations that can lead to a rear-end collision. One may be rear-ended or hit from behind at a stoplight. Another maybe when a driver is following too close and not paying attention to what is ahead of them. 

The immediate step in each of these situations should be to contact an attorney as soon as possible. Your lawyer will then contact the negligent driver’s insurance company so that they will deal with your counsel directly. Counsel will then acquire the accident reports, witness statements, and your medical records to establish the amount for which you should be compensated. A demand for payment will then be sent to the insurance company. If a settlement cannot be reached, your attorney will proceed with a lawsuit.

Dan Christensen is an Austin injury lawyer handling rear-end accident cases. Once retained, we will immediately acquire the police reports and other information relevant to liability. If the other driver was not cited, then it may be necessary to employ an accident reconstructionist and other experts in order to establish fault. If the insurance company does not offer a fair settlement then we will not hesitate to file a Petition in Court. We will use the discovery process to ensure that your case is ready for trial and we will keep you informed through each step of the process. We understand that you are facing a stressful situation and we will take your case seriously. Contact our office to speak with our attorneys.

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Contact Our Rear-End Accident Lawyers

One of the most common frustrations which people have against attorneys is a lack of communication. Our firm strives to provide a level of service not common amongst Austin injury lawyers. We respond to e-mails and phone messages within twenty-four hours, our lawyers regularly give out their cell phone numbers to clients, and we make ourselves available to answer questions. Our lawyers will answer all questions in a clear and concise way, unlike most law firms. Dan Christensen is a former prosecutor and member of the military who has devoted his career to helping others. That is why he dedicates his career to assisting victims who were harmed through no fault of their own.

In addition to rear-end collisions, we are able to assist in other matters such as trucking accidents, bicycle accidents, as well as slip and fall cases.

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