(888) 306-2119

Blog Posts & Articles

Texas Supreme Court Confirms “Eight-Corners Rule,” A Win For Policyholders

Why Hire An Insurance Attorney?

The “eight-corners rule” has often been cited in Texas courts by insurance lawyers for the proposition that an insurer’s duty to defend is determined by the claims alleged in the petition and the coverage provided by the policy.  The “eight-corners” refers to the four corners of the policy and the four corners of the petition. …
Read More »

Houston Warehouse Explosion Leaves Tremendous Damage

A warehouse explosion in west Houston caused multiple people to jolt out of bed this Friday morning as reports show the event left excessive damage and could be felt miles away. The incident happened at 4:30 A.M inside the Watson Grinding and Manufacturing factory, which makes valves and provides thermal-spray coating for various professional equipment….
Read More »

Dallas Is Still Handling Damage from October Tornadoes

It was on October 20th, 2019 when many Texans had their daily lives changes forever. That Sunday night a recorded 10 tornadoes tore through the North Dallas area. The National Weather Service surveyors determined that the tornadoes were on the ground for more than 15 miles and tore up a path of about three-quarters of…
Read More »

TWIA Wind Insurance Rate Analysis

twia rate analysis

It’s not surprising that storm-related insurance rates are increasing with the growing frequency of severe storms along the coast of Texas. Included among growing insurance claims in Texas are wind damage issues.   Nearly every year the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) gears up for their annual August gathering and their rate analysis determines that the…
Read More »

Why Hire a Lawyer Instead of a Public Adjuster?

Why Hire An Insurance Attorney?

When the unexpected happens, we rely on our insurance to provide us with the support we need to overcome, rebuild, and thrive again. From the time we initially invest in any property, our first instinct is to find the proper policy that fits our specific needs. We seek out peace of mind. Assurance that should…
Read More »

New Ruling From The Texas Supreme Court Reverses Previous Decision on Appraisal Process

Bad Faith Appraisal Law

We have property insurance for a reason. When circumstances out of our control destroy our property and belongings, we expect our insurers to step in and recalibrate our lives. Sometimes, however, they do the exact opposite. Frequently, insurance providers outright deny or refuse to process claims from their policyholders. What happens when our insurer rejects…
Read More »