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Austin Underinsured Motorist Accident Attorney

Looking for an Underinsured Motorist Claims Lawyer in Austin, Texas?

If you sustained injuries or lost a loved one in an Austin, Texas motor vehicle accident that was caused by a reckless, distracted, intoxicated or otherwise negligent driver, you are legally entitled to be compensated for the damages that you suffered because of the accident. In most cases this means that the insurance company of the negligent driver in your accident will pay out compensation for your losses. If however the liable party in your accident is underinsured, meaning that their insurance coverage is lower than the total amount of your damages, things get a bit more complicated. If the negligent driver is underinsured you can try to recover the damages that aren’t covered by their insurance policy directly from the liable driver. However, if the driver is underinsured, chances are high that they won’t have sufficient funds to compensate for the damages themselves. In this case you should be able to retrieve additional compensation from your underinsured motorist coverage if you have it included in your auto insurance.

Underinsured motorist coverage covers the part of your damages that the underinsured liable driver’s insurance won’t cover. In many cases it also covers the damages of any passengers in your vehicle that were involved in the accident as well as accidents that you were victim of as a pedestrian or cyclist.

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In most cases it is not immediately apparent that you are involved in an underinsured motorist accident. It usually takes some time before the entire extent of the damages that you suffered becomes clear and you know for sure whether the negligent driver in your accident is sufficiently insured or not. Because of the complexity involved in an underinsured motorist claim, it is a good idea to hire a lawyer to help guide you through the process of filing an injury claim against the liable party in your accident and an underinsured motorist claim with your insurance company. An experienced injury attorney can help you quickly determine the extent of the damages that you suffered in the accident so you know how much you need to retrieve from your underinsured motorist policy to cover your losses.

The McMinn Law Firm

After your motor vehicle accident it is important that you hire an experienced, knowledgeable and compassionate lawyer who can help you recover your damages. Underinsured motorist claims are often complex, involving a lot of rules and procedures that need to be followed. At the McMinn Law Firm in Austin, Texas we know how to navigate the legal process involved in underinsured motorist claims and will help guide you through it. Our attorneys have successfully recovered high compensation for our Austin, Texas clients in numerous motor vehicle accident cases, including those involving an underinsured motorist. Our attorneys will rigorously investigate your case to make sure that adequate proof is obtained of the negligent behavior of the driver that caused your accident. We will also retrieve as much information as possible about all the damages that you suffered due to the accident. Our attorneys are aggressive negotiators and know how to handle insurance companies that are generally reluctant to pay out sufficient compensation. If after negotiations a fair settlement is not offered, we won’t hesitate to take your case to court if necessary.

The lawyers at the McMinn Law Firm will help you get compensated for all your damages so you can focus on recovering from your injuries and piecing your life back together.

Contact The McMinn Law Firm Today

If you were injured in a motor vehicle accident caused by a negligent driver and think you may be dealing with an underinsured motorist, it is important that you contact an experienced injury attorney as soon as possible. The personal injury attorneys at the McMinn Law Firm are dedicated to recover the compensation that you need to cover your damages and move on with your life. Every personal injury case we take on is handled on a contingency basis, which means that you don’t need to worry about paying us anything unless we recover monetary compensation through a settlement or court win. Contact us today so we can start the investigation into your case immediately. Call us now to setup the initial consultation, which is also completely free of charge.

Recent Personal Injury Case Results

The McMinn Law Firm has helped injured Austinites for fifteen years, winning over 100 million dollars in settlements to date.

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Our Awards

Better Business Bureau (BBB) bases its ratings on information provided by the business, and on public data sources. McMinn Law Firm's A+ rating is the highest available.
In the years 2013-2014 and 2016-2019, Justin McMinn has been selected each year as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service. Jason McMinn has been selected as a Super Lawyer in 2020., a company that evaluates and recommends local service professionals, placed McMinn Law Firm on their list of 20 recommended car accident attorneys in Austin.

What Past Clients Are Saying

"Jason, Justin, and their entire support team represented me in an accident involving an 18 wheeler. I couldn’t have asked for a better outcome, and maybe as importantly, the service along the way was something you would want as a client, their entire team was amazing! I can with great confidence recommend them to friends, family, and to anyone who happens to read this. Thank you McMinn Law Firm for a job well done!"

- Charles

"The McMinns were amazing. Within two days of my accident – and still barely able to move – I received a visit to my house for personal consultation (on a Saturday). All the initial feedback about my potential case turned out to be 100% accurate, and when it finally came time to settle they didn’t back off an inch. …If you’re hurt, make the call."

- Harry

"I was rear ended by a large truck. Am thankful for Justin and Jason and their team and all the hard work they put into resolving my case! I highly recommend that you contact them if you’re injured in a wreck!"

- Lori M.

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