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WILLIS LAW FIRM & DAVID WILLIS will make every effort to respond to E-mail inquiries or case information submissions as promptly as possible. However, due to depositions, court appearances, trial calls, meetings and other absences from the office, we cannot guarantee that they will always be able to timely respond to your questions. If you have a time sensitive inquiry, please call us at (800) 883-9858 or (800) 468-4878 or (713) 654-4040 or write to us at David Willis, Attorney at Law, Willis Law Firm, 5252 Westchester St. # 3333, Houston, Texas 77010.
Mr. Willis is Baord Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law since 1988. Most cases are handled by a Contingent fee contract. No fee or expenses charged to client unless we obtain a recovery.
In the state of Texas, the following statute of limitations apply:
- You must file a personal injury lawsuit or tort claim within two (2) years from the date of accident or injury.
- You must file a Longshoreman and Harbor Workers’ accident claim within one (1) year from the date of accident or injury by filing a blue form LS-203 with the U. S. Department of Labor.
- You must file a Jones Act lawsuit within three (3) years from the date of the accident or injury.
- You must file a Workers’ Compensation claim within one (1) year from the date of accident or injury by filing a Notice of Injury and Claim for Compensation with the Texas Workers’ Compensation Commission.
- You must file a contract lawsuit within four (4) years from the date the action arose.
- If you are unsure about anything stated above, please call us for a more detailed explanation.
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