Auto Accidents Cases

When you have been seriously injured or a loved one is killed in an auto or truck accident, it can have the most devastating & emotionally challenging impact on your life. The experienced and empathic lawyers at The Cochran Firm understand the devastation that occurs to a family, but we have a proven record of helping victims of injury deal with these difficult circumstances and get maximum compensation allowed by law. We are here to answer your questions, fight for your rights, and help you get the justice you deserve. If you are in need of an auto accident attorney, please contact The Cochran Firm online or by calling 1-800-The-Firm.

Auto Accident Cases We Handle

Our auto accident attorneys handle all types of accidents involving motor vehicles. This includes:

  • Car accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Pedestrian and bicycle accidents
  • Bus accidents
  • Single vehicle accidents

We also accept cases involving boating injuries, train accidents, and airplane crashes. Contact us today to speak with one of our experienced attorneys.

Truck Accident Cases We Handle

Trucking accident cases are often much more complex than auto accident cases. They often have different laws, rules and regulations that apply to safe truck, 18-wheeler and commercial vehicle operation. That is why it is very important that if you or a loved one is hurt or killed in a trucking or commercial vehicle accident, you should consult an experienced trucking accident attorney that has the proper resources and knowledge that is necessary to fight to get you the compensation and justice that you and your family deserve. The Cochran Firm has been recognized nationally as the Truck Accident Law Firm of The Year 2020-2021 by the Trial Lawyer Magazine and The National Trial Lawyers, having obtained over $100 million of verdicts and settlements in truck cases that year alone.

Trucking accident lawsuits can also be very complex because they usually involve multiple responsible parties, including but not limited to:

  • Truck driver
  • Trucking company
  • Cargo companies
  • Equipment manufacturers
  • Other negligent drivers
  • Government entities
  • Defective or dangerous roadways

A crucial part of any lawsuit involving a big truck is determining who is at fault and in order to determine who that is, the cause of the accident must be fully determined, often with the required use of reconstructive experts. Common causes of truck accidents include:

  • Driver negligence
  • Driver fatigue
  • Unreasonable schedules
  • Improperly loaded or overloaded trucks
  • Defective equipment
  • Poorly maintained truck
  • Lack of driver training and experience
  • Intoxication
  • Dangerous weather conditions
  • Defective roadways
  • Excessive speed
  • Negligent drivers of other vehicles

The Cochran Firm utilizes the top trucking experts and engineers in the field of truck accident reconstruction as a resource to assist with and consult on these cases. Our results in these cases are among the best of any firm in the country and speak for themselves with hundreds of millions of dollars recovered on behalf of our clients in verdicts and settlements. 

How We Can Help

No matter what type of vehicle you were in when your accident occurred, the auto and truck accident lawyers at The Cochran Firm can help you get the compensation you need and deserve to make the best recovery possible. Our lawyers work with a network of accident reconstruction experts to thoroughly investigate auto and truck accidents and identify all contributing factors. We use this information to build solid, evidence-based cases that greatly improve the likelihood of a successful outcome. It is important to remember that without an auto and truck accident attorney on your side, you are at the mercy of insurance companies who are often more concerned with their profits than helping the victim of an injury. With our legal team on your side, you will be protected against the self serving tactics of these companies and are much more likely to receive the full compensation you deserve.

To schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with one of our attorneys, please contact us today. We maintain offices throughout the United States, better enabling us to fight tirelessly for the rights of injury victims in all areas of the country.