DC Law

Drunk Driving Accidents

Experienced & Dedicated Personal Injury Lawyers

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Austin Injury Lawyers Representing the Victims of Drunk Driving

Few things are as irresponsible as getting behind the wheel of a car after drinking. Unfortunately, drunk driving occurs on a regular basis in Texas and throughout the United States. While many attorneys make their living by representing the reckless drivers in criminal court, our firm believes that the victims of such a crime should also be protected in civil court. Dan Christensen is a former prosecuting attorney who has previously held drunk drivers responsible through the criminal system and he now holds them accountable on the civil side. If you have been the victim of a drunk driver, then contact our office today to speak with our Austin injury lawyers.

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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. Daryl Hayes was our main lawyer. 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

Austin Personal Injury Attorney Representing Drunk Driving Victims in Lawsuits

“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.”

Most Austin car accident cases are the result of negligence. Drunk driving, however, is a reckless behavior which creates a more likely risk of serious injuries such as head trauma, spinal injury, paralysis, or even wrongful death. When bringing suit against such a driver, it is often necessary to request punitive damages (which are meant to punish the other side) as well as a request for compensatory damages (which are meant to compensate for the harm done to the victim). Hiring the right attorney can make the difference in the extent to which the Plaintiff recovers damages.

Dan assists the victims of DWI cases in recovering compensation for their injuries. Once retained, we will immediately obtain the police reports.

We will also obtain records such as breathalyzer results and blood tests to show that the driver was impaired. We will also closely monitor any criminal proceedings so that liability can be quickly established. We understand that the victim of such a crime has been wronged. We will focus on the legal aspect so that the victim can focus on the important business of getting life back on track. Our personal injury attorneys are ready to assist you. Call today. In addition to Austin, we also service Travis County cities which include Rollingwood, Round Rock, Elgin, Jonestown, Manor, Bee Cave, Lago Vista, Sunset Valley, Lakeway, Creedmoor, the Williamson County cities of Georgetown, Cedar Park, and Leander, as well as other areas of Texas.

Austin Lawyers Providing High Quality Service to the Victims of DWI

Our lawyers strive to provide the highest quality service to victims of DWI. It is our promise, to each and every one of our clients, to respond to phone calls and e-mails within one business day, to make ourselves available to answer your questions, and to ensure that you know exactly what to expect as the process moves forward. Also, our lawyers will explain complex concepts and terms to you in a clear way that you can understand. An injury victim has enough to worry about in such a situation. Being able to contact their attorney should not be another cause for concern.

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DC Law represents the victims of personal injury in Austin and throughout other parts of Texas. We pride ourselves on providing excellent client service and exceptional representation. Founding partner, Dan Christensen, is a former military member and former prosecuting attorney who has devoted his career to helping others. He now focuses his practice on helping those harmed by the negligence of another. In addition to Austin, our personal injury lawyers also service Travis County cities which include Rollingwood, Round Rock, Elgin, Jonestown, Manor, Bee Cave, Lago Vista, Sunset Valley, Lakeway, Creedmoor, the Williamson County cities of Georgetown, Cedar Park, and Leander, as well as other areas of Texas.

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Why DC Law?

Attorneys Dan Christensen and Daryl Hayes are both Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. They are listed among the small percentage of licensed attorneys in the state of Texas (about 7%) who have earned the right to publicly represent themselves as a specialist in a select area of the law. This distinct designation sets DC Law apart as being a law firm with the highest public commitment to excellence in the field of personal injury law.

Dan is a SuperLawyer, a nomination only 5% of attorneys share. This award is based on various indicators of professional achievement and peer recognition and undergoes a rigorous peer review process. Dan is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, the membership of which is reserved for attorneys who have tried at least 10 civil jury trials as lead counsel. Such distinctions put DC Law head and shoulders above the competition.