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WRONGFUL DEATH

Wrongful death lawsuits claim that a “wrongful act, neglect, carelessness, unskillfulness, or default” of one or more parties caused the death. Our team of attorneys has a proven track record of settling and trying wrongful death cases on behalf of both defendants and plaintiffs:

Negotiated favorable settlement in wrongful death case against defendant insurance company for UIM benefits and against car dealer for negligent entrustment.

Obtained policy-limits settlement for plaintiff in wrongful death case involving a new and emerging industry and the defendant’s failure to take appropriate precautions to protect customers.

Received multiple defense verdicts in multiple jurisdictions for a large product manufacturer nationally in wrongful death cases.

Obtained favorable settlement for mining company in wrongful death lawsuit brought by family of dump-truck operator.

Successfully settled a wrongful death case after locating witness from the 1970s who testified that his business never sold client’s products thereby exonerating client from claims.

CONTACT THE TRIAL ATTORNEYS AT DEANS STEPP LAW TODAY — 214.965.8500

Our mission is to deliver the best outcomes for our clients through fierce representation and personalized attention.

FIERCE ADVOCATES

You can trust our attorneys to fiercely advocate on your behalf whether inside or outside of the courtroom. We are accomplished and innovative negotiators. We thrive on persuasively presenting your case to a judge and jury but understand the expense and risk factors. Sometimes your case may be better resolved pre-trial. We listen, evaluate and guide you to the decision that is right for you, in your situation, for your case. Your fight is our fight.

TRUSTED LEGAL ADVISOR

Our comprehensive consulting services guide you toward safe legal ground as you navigate your business horizon. From implementing protocols based on best practices, to keeping protected and current with all of your legal documentation — whether simple contracts or complex structures — we have you covered. Taking advantage of proactive legal consulting can help you avoid expensive and time-consuming lawsuits. Mitigate before you litigate.

STRATEGIC LITIGATORS

When a trial is the only or best option, you want the confidence of knowing you have experienced litigators on your side. That’s where our proven trial experience benefits you the most. Having experience on both sides of the bar, we intuitively view your case from all perspectives and present your case in its most compelling light,  transforming perceived weakness into strengths.  We focus on winning and getting the best outcome for you. Whether on offense or defense, your position will be advanced aggressively.

WE'RE READY TO ASSIST YOU.

    Our Dallas-based trial attorneys have extensive courtroom experience representing defendants and plaintiffs in Texas and across the country.

    We concentrate on complex business disputes, wrongful death, trucking liability, negligence, product liability, and banking litigation.

    We are highly focused on providing our clients with the best possible representation and results.

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    325 N. Saint Paul St.
    Suite 1500
    Dallas, TX 75201

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