The personal injury attorneys of Zinda Law Group have built an outstanding record of success by bringing extensive experience, thorough preparation, and aggressive representation to all our cases.
We are proud of the verdicts and settlements that we have achieved for our deserving clients. The following is a sample of just some of the results our firm has helped obtain on behalf of our clients.
Where are the amounts? We leave out the amount of our settlements because we believe it can be misleading. Every case is different, and it is impossible to base your recovery on someone else’s. Only after a thorough investigation can an attorney even begin to give you an idea of what you may be entitled to under the law.
Hit By Car While Walking In Parking Lot
Compensation received in pedestrian accident case
After purchasing items from a home improvement store in El Paso, TX, our client was walking in front of the store back to his vehicle. As he crossed the street to the parking lot, a driver attempting to turn left onto the street failed to yield the right-of-way and hit our client with his vehicle.
Motor Vehicle Collision Caused by Distracted Driver
Compensation received in distracted driving case
After leaving lunch on Christmas Day, our client stopped at a red light at the US-290 frontage road and Loop 1 (Mopac) intersection. Once the light turned green, our client followed other cars through the intersection. As our client entered the intersection, another vehicle traveling southbound on the Mopac frontage road ran a red light.
Head-on Collision During Protected Left Turn
Compensation received in collision while making a left turn
After dropping his son off at his parents’ house, our client was traveling westbound on Highway 86 in Castle Rock Colorado. Upon approaching the intersection of Enderud Boulevard, he pulled into the left to turn lane and waited. When the protected left turn arrow turned green, our client began to turn from Highway 86 onto Enderud Boulevard. Another vehicle traveling eastbound approached the intersection of Enderud Boulevard. The driver of this vehicle disregarded her red light, and crashed into the front right side of our client’s vehicle
Bitten By Pit Bull That Escaped Through Neightbor's Fence
Compensation received in Dog Bite Case
While sitting on her back porch with her dog, our client heard another dog barking and banging itself against the fence between her property and her neighbor's property. The dog in the neighboring property continued to bang against the fence. Shortly after, our client heard a wooden plank crack, and when she looked towards the fence, she saw two planks of the wooden fence break.
Compensation received in T-Bone Collision Case
Our client was driving northbound with a passenger in the 1200 block of Yarbrough in El Paso, Texas. As they approached the intersection with Candlewood, another vehicle was driving in the opposite direction, headed southbound on Yarbrough.
The other vehicle attempted to turn left, across our client’s lane onto Candlewood. This turn caused our client to crash into the passenger side of the other vehicle. The wreck caused injury to our client and his passenger as well as catastrophic damage to his car.
Hit By Car on Highway 69
Compensation received in case involving man hit by car on Highway 69
Our client and his daughter were traveling northbound on Highway 69 in Bells, Texas to pick up their dog. Unfortunately, their dog had recently been hit by a car and was on the highway. As they approached the dog, our client stopped the car and turned on his hazard lights. He then got out of the vehicle to pick up his dog from the road.
As our client was walking back to his car with the dog in hand, another vehicle was traveling southbound on Highway 69. The driver failed to keep a proper lookout and hit the front driver's side of our client's vehicle and then proceeded to strike our client's body with their car at high speed. The impact threw our client over the car and onto the asphalt.
Hit and Run Involving Motorcycle
Compensation Received in Hit and Run Accident Involving a Motorcycle
Our client was riding his motorcycle northbound on Pond Springs Road in Austin, Texas. At the same time, the defendant traveling westbound on San Felipe Boulevard was approaching a T-intersection with Pond Springs Road.
As our client proceeded, the defendant did not yield the right-of-way to our client and pulled out in front of him, causing the collision.
Slip and Fall on Wet Floor in a Store
Compensation Received in Slip and Fall Accident Claim on Wet Floor in a Store
While visiting a friend in Fredericksburg, Texas, S.L. decided to take a trip to the store, to pick up some food and picnic supplies they needed for plans later that day. It had been raining that day and was slightly overcast as she entered the store.
This particular store was equipped with a skylight located above the produce section. Unbeknownst to S.L., the skylight had been left open during a rainstorm. This allowed a puddle of water to accumulate on the floor in the produce section.
Rear-ended on I-35
Compensation Received in Rear-end Accident Claim on I-35
Whilst waiting for traffic to move again, the car traveling behind our client failed to maintain an assured clear distance and rear-ended him at full speed. The force of the collision caused our client's truck to flip multiple times and land upside down leaving him injured.
Motorcycle Accident Caused By Deer
Compensation Received in Motorcycle Accident Casued By Deer
Our client was riding as a passenger on a motorcycle on State Highway 55 in Edward County, Texas when a deer ran across the road. Unfortunately, our client was injured in the collision with the deer because the driver of the motorcycle did not react quickly enough and took faulty evasion action. The collision threw our client off the motorcycle and caused her severe injuries.
Rear-ended By Drunk Driver on Burnet Road, Austin Texas
Compensation Received in Drunk Driving Crash Claim
While on her way to meet friends for dinner after finishing her working day, L.G. merged into the center turn lane on Burnet Road with the intention of turning left onto Cullen Avenue. L.G. had come to a complete stop and was sitting in the center lane with her left-hand blinker on as she waited for oncoming traffic to pass so that she could safely make her left turn.
Wrongful Death / Commercial Vehicle / Tractor Trailer / Jack Knife / Heavy Load
Family Received Compensation in Wrongful Death Case
A tractor trailer carrying a heavy load of lumber lost control and jack knifed, colliding with an oncoming car, killing the driver, and wounding her two granddaughters who were in the back seat. The family of the deceased came to us for help, and attorneys Jack Zinda, Joseph Caputo, Ryan Toomey, and Rian Butler successfully mounted a wrongful death case on their behalf. After compiling evidence and litigating against the opposing party’s insurance company, the truck driver was found 100% at fault and the family was able to recovery for monetary and emotional damages for the maximum policy limits.
Wrongful Death / Gas Explosion / Propane Company Held Liable
Gas Explosion – Propane Gas company Compensates Family
A propane gas company did not properly install a propane tank which led to a leak and the eventual destruction of a home and the death of one family member and serious injury of several others. After litigation was commenced the propane company quickly agreed to the settlement demand made by Zinda Law Group.
Wrongful Death / Commercial Vehicle Policy / Ran Red Light
Settlement Reached in Death Caused by Negligent Trucking Company
A large commercial truck ran a red light disregarding the safety of other drivers on the road. The truck slammed into another vehicle killing the passengers. The truck driver initially said that he did not run the red light. Through a thorough investigation, it was established that the truck driver had indeed run the red light leading to the deaths of the young men. Jack Zinda successfully represented one of the passenger’s families and was able to hold the responsible truck driver and its company accountable.
Wrongful Death / Gas Explosion
Gas Explosion – Gas Distributor Agrees to Confidential Settlement
In a highly contentious case a gas distributor agreed to settle the claims of the estate of a woman who died in a gas explosion thanks to Jack Zinda and his team.
Wrongful Death / Dump Truck / Commercial Vehicle Policy
Dump Truck Tips Over In Fatal Accident
Inexperienced trucking company and driver raised a rear-end dump trailer that tipped over and crushed our client, killing him instantly. The company and driver did not clear the area or warn the public of the dangers of what they were doing. Our firm was able to recover the maximum amount of insurance available from the trucking company.
Wrongful Death / Father and Mother Killed / Commercial Vehicle Policy
Family of Man and Woman Killed by Commercial Vehicle See Maximum Compensation
A commercial vehicle operator was driving on a major interstate at approximately 75 miles per hour. Distracted by several devices, the driver slammed into the back of a vehicle that was stopped due to traffic. The impact killed the passengers and catastrophically injured another. The driver was not held accountable in criminal court, so the family hired Jack Zinda and the Zinda Law Group to ensure this did not happen again and the loss of their loved ones would not be in vain. Our firm immediately filed suit on the matter and aggressively pursued the case, and we were able to resolve the case within 10 months of the matter being filed.
Wrongful Death / Good Samaritan / Commercial Vehicle Policy
Compensation for Family of Victim in Trucking Accident That Lead to the Death of a Good Samaritan
A large commercial truck crashed into a stranded vehicle and killed a Good Samaritan who had stopped to help. Jack Zinda successfully represented the Good Samaritan’s family and was able to hold the negligent trucking company responsible recovering the maximum amount available from the insurance company of the trucking company.
Wrongful Death / Commercial Vehicle Policy / Children Involved / Driving While Distracted
Fatal Accident Caused By Distracted Commercial Truck Driver
A father was driving with his family when they were rear-ended by a commercial vehicle driver who was speeding through a construction zone during heavy traffic while also handling a cell phone. Our client and his wife soon succumbed to a series of fatal injuries, and their child also sustained catastrophic wounds. On behalf of the family, Jack Zinda and the Zinda Law Group successfully recovered damages for two wrongful death claims and for medical expenses in less than 12 months.
Wrongful Death / Truck Accident / Commercial Vehicle Policy
Settlement Reached in Death Caused by Negligent Trucking Company
A large commercial truck ran a red light disregarding the safety of other drivers on the road. The truck slammed into another vehicle killing the passengers. The truck driver initially said that he did not run the red light. Through a thorough investigation it was established that the truck driver had indeed ran the red light leading to the deaths of the young men. Jack Zinda successfully represented one of the passenger’s families and was able to hold the responsible truck driver and its company accountable.
Wrongful Death / Medical Malpractice
Medical Malpractice – Hospital Negligence Leads to Teen’s Death
A hospital’s negligence led to the death of one of its patients. The hospital failed to take a simple precaution which if had been done would have prevented the patient’s death. Jack Zinda represented the family of the young man and held the hospital financially responsible for its actions.
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