Personal Injury

Arlington Personal Injury Attorney

Suffered an Injury in an Accident in Arlington, TX?

When life takes an unexpected turn and you or a loved one are injured due to someone else's negligence, it can be a physically, emotionally, and financially challenging time. In such situations, having a dedicated and experienced personal injury lawyer by your side can make all the difference in your journey to justice and recovery. At the Law Office Of Mark M. Childress, we understand the complexities of personal injury law in Texas and are committed to representing the residents of Arlington and its surrounding areas.

Call (817) 497-8148 or contact us online today to learn how our Arlington personal injury lawyers can hold the at-fault party liable for their negligence and help you recover your entitled compensation.

Understand Personal Injury Cases

Personal injury is a legal term that refers to physical, emotional, or psychological harm suffered by an individual as a result of the negligence, recklessness, or intentional misconduct of another party. Personal injury law, also known as tort law, allows individuals who have been injured to seek compensation for their losses and suffering from the responsible party or parties. It aims to provide a legal remedy to those who have been wronged due to the actions or inactions of others.

The following are the common types of personal injury cases:

  • Car Accidents: Car accidents are one of the most common causes of personal injury claims. When a driver's negligence leads to an accident resulting in injuries to other drivers, passengers, or pedestrians, the injured parties may seek compensation for medical expenses, property damage, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
  • Slip and Fall Accidents: Property owners have a duty to maintain safe premises. When someone slips, trips, or falls on another person's property due to unsafe conditions, such as wet floors, uneven surfaces, or inadequate signage, they may file a premises liability claim to recover damages for their injuries.
  • Medical Malpractice: Medical professionals, including doctors, nurses, and hospitals, are expected to provide a standard of care to patients. When a healthcare provider's negligence or incompetence leads to patient harm, medical malpractice claims can be filed to seek compensation for medical expenses, lost income, and other damages.
  • Product Liability: Manufacturers, distributors, and sellers have a responsibility to ensure that their products are safe for consumer use. If a defective or dangerous product causes injuries, the injured party may bring a product liability claim to recover damages.
  • Dog Bites: Dog owners are generally held responsible for injuries caused by their pets. If a dog bites or attacks someone, the victim can pursue a personal injury claim against the owner to cover medical bills, pain and suffering, and other related losses.
  • Wrongful Death: When a person's death is the result of another party's negligence or intentional wrongdoing, surviving family members may file a wrongful death lawsuit. This can help them seek compensation for funeral expenses, loss of financial support, and emotional distress.
  • Workplace Accidents: Workers who are injured on the job may be entitled to workers' compensation benefits, which cover medical expenses and a portion of lost wages. In some cases, if a third party's negligence contributed to the workplace accident, the injured worker may also pursue a personal injury claim against that party.
  • Assault and Battery: Victims of intentional harm, such as assault and battery, may bring personal injury claims against the responsible party. These claims seek compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, and punitive damages in cases of extreme misconduct.
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: Elderly or vulnerable individuals residing in nursing homes or assisted living facilities are entitled to proper care and protection. When neglect or abuse occurs, victims or their families may file personal injury claims against the facility or staff responsible for the mistreatment.
  • Catastrophic Injuries: Injuries that result in severe, long-term, or permanent disabilities are categorized as catastrophic injuries. These injuries may include traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, amputations, and severe burns. Victims of catastrophic injuries often require substantial compensation to cover ongoing medical care, rehabilitation, and lifestyle adjustments.

Why Choose Us?

At the Law Office Of Mark M. Childress, we understand how overwhelming it can be to deal with the aftermath of a personal injury. Whether it's a truck accident, slip and fall, or any other type of accident caused by someone else's negligence, the physical, emotional, and financial impact can be devastating. 

That's why we are here to help. Our experienced personal injury attorneys are dedicated to fighting for the rights of our clients and ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve.

Our Arlington personal injury services include:

  • Investigation and Evidence Collection: We will thoroughly investigate your case to gather all the evidence needed to build a strong case on your behalf. We will work with experts in various fields to establish liability and damages.
  • Negotiation: We will negotiate with insurance companies and other parties involved in your case to reach a fair settlement. We will fight to ensure you receive the maximum compensation for your injuries and losses.
  • Litigation: If necessary, we are prepared to take your case to trial. Our experienced trial attorneys have a proven track record of success and will fight tirelessly to protect your rights.
  • Communication and Support: We understand that personal injury cases can be stressful and confusing. That's why we are committed to keeping you informed every step of the way. Our team will be there to answer your questions and provide you with the support you need throughout the process.

If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident caused by someone else's negligence, contact the Law Office Of Mark M. Childress today. We are here to fight for you and help you get the justice and compensation you deserve.


The Opinions That Matter Most

  • My questions were heard and answered without having to ask twice.

    “Value a capable team with experienced staff. For the past 9 months, the folks at the Law Offices of Mark Childress handled my case with class and empathy. My questions were heard and answered without having to ask twice. I felt like I was kept in the loop and always briefed properly. As I move forward with other ventures I wouldn't be surprised if we crossed paths again. And hats off to Konner, THANK YOU!”

  • Mark was there to answer every question, every phone call and did it in a way that I felt as if I were his only client.

    “I needed an attorney who would stand up for me and my child during a very hard time. Mark was there to answer every question, every phone call and did it in a way that I felt as if I were his only client. He was very knowledgeable not only about the law but about the opposing attorney and the judge. He prepared me well and we won our case. I would recommend Mark Childress to anyone who is fighting for custody or in need of child support.”

  • I highly recommend him and his staff. They are courteous, prompt and they care.

    “I called in inquiring about a divorce and how it all happens. I had 2 people call me back within an hour and in an hour maybe 2 I was talking with the lawyer. I highly recommend him and his staff. They are courteous, prompt and they care. Divorce is the hardest thing we will go through minus losing a kid and his team will be retained. He even called me back himself the next day to see how I was. Great service.”

  • This guy is amazing. In a matter of minutes, he accomplished what no other attorney could in 6 years.

    “This guy is amazing. In a matter of minutes, he accomplished what no other attorney could in 6 years. He had my case figured out in 1short conversation and had what he called "a convoluted mess" fixed. I'm pretty sure my ex felt like he'd been hit by a bus. My family is finally in tact and everyone is finally happy.”

Why Choose Us For Your Family Matters?
  • Direct Access To Your Attorney

    Our Attorneys personally handle each case themselves. You will have direct access to your attorney to be able to get the answers that you need. 

  • Transparency
    Honesty and transparency are critical in building trust with your attorney. You will always know what is going on with your case every step of the way.
  • Team Oriented

    At our firm you're not just a case number, our staff will always know the status of your case and help to make your situation more manageable.

  • Personalized Approach
    Our team understands that no two cases are the same. Your strategy will be tailored specifically to you and your family's goals.