Practice Areas

Areas of Practice

Practice Areas

Personal Injury

  • Auto Accident
  • Personal Injury
  • Premise Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Wrongful Death

Mediation / Arbitration

  •  Alternative Dispute Resolution
  •  Mediation/Arbitration

Business / Business Litigation

  • Banking Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Planning
  • Civil Trial Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Contract Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Construction Law

Wills and Estate Issues

  • Estate Planning
  • Guardianship
  • Probate and Administration of Estates
  • Wills and Trusts

Land and Oil & Gas Issues

  • Eminent Domain
  • Real Estate
  • Water Law
  • Oil and Gas Law

Corporate / Company Issues

  • Limited Liability Company Law
  • Partnership Law

Case Types

Case Types

Airplane Crash Cases

If you or a loved one is involved in an airplane crash, The Payne Law Group can help you recover for the injuries and damages suffered as a result of someone else’s negligence. Unfortunately, airplane crashes actually happen fairly often. Such accidents are usually a result of pilot error, mechanical or design defects. If you or a loved one has been a victim of such an incident, The Payne Law Group can help you determine the cause of the crash and hold those responsible accountable.

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury, wrongful death and complex business litigation matters. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. Your initial consultation in an airplane crash case is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 979-776-9800 or 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Business Disputes

Lawyers at The Payne Law Group have represented business owners and individuals in business disputes for over 60 years. Our record of success, reputation for thorough investigation of the issues and vigorous representation, has established us prominently in the commercial litigation community.

Whether you are involved in a partnership dispute, initiating or defending a lawsuit, or are involved in potential litigation with a business, the lawyers at The Payne Law Group are here to protect you. We represent both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court, and in mediation and arbitration proceedings. The Payne Law Group has been involved in all types of business cases, including:

  • Agreements and contracts (all types of buy/sell, partnership, employment and severance)
  • Bad faith insurance disputes
  • Breach of contract
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Business disparagement
  • Construction contracts
  • Corporate theft
  • Embezzlement
  • Employee disputes
  • Employee theft
  • Estates (executor and administrator disputes)
  • Fraud (misrepresentation, collusion, conspiracy, misrepresentation)
  • Guardians
  • Tortious Interference with a business contract
  • Insurance claim denials
  • Insurance disputes
  • Insurance policies (commercial general liability or “CGL”, excess coverage, health and life, home and auto)
  • Oil and gas contracts
  • Partnership disputes
  • Real estate litigation (residential and commercial)
  • Trustor/Trustee disputes
  • Usurpation of business opportunities

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in business disputes and cases where your company or job is on the line. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to resolve your issues as efficiently as possible in accordance with your needs, whether through trial or settlement. Just remember One Call, That’s All you need to reach the lawyers at The Payne Law Group. You can contact us at 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Car Accident Cases

In the Brazos Valley Area (Brazos County, Robertson County, Madison County, Burleson County and Grimes County, including Bryan, College Station, Madisonville, Hearne, Franklin, Caldwell, Navasota), and throughout Texas, including Houston, Conroe, and Huntsville) there are numerous automobile accidents that result in serious injury and death every day. This area is one of the most traveled areas in the nation and, more traffic means more wrecks.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car or truck accident, you may be entitled to compensation for damage to your vehicle, your medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, mental anguish and disfigurement.

If you have been involved in an accident involving a:

  • Automobile, car or any other motor vehicle
  • Truck
  • 18-Wheeler, semi or other commercial big rig truck
  • Bus
  • SUV
  • Motorcycle
  • Boat
  • Bicycle
  • Golf Cart

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury, wrongful death and complex business litigation matters. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. Whether caused by a defective vehicle, texting while driving, drunk driving, distracted driver or any other act of negligence, your initial consultation in a car, truck, 18-wheeler and other automobile or motor vehicle accident case is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Fraternity Hazing Cases

While many traditions are admirable and can build camaraderie and character, some can cause serious injury or even death. Being in a college town, we at The Payne Law Group see the effects of hazing first hand. There are far too many students subjected to senseless rituals which can include alcohol and physical abuse. Such abuses take place in colleges across the state.

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury, wrongful death and complex business litigation matters. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. Your initial consultation in a fraternity hazing case is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 979-776-9800 or 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Oil and Gas Injury Cases

For over 100 years, Texas culture has been associated with the oil business and Texas remains the largest domestic producer of oil. Millions of gallons of oil, gas and hazardous liquids are produced in Texas and transported throughout the world. During the entire process, from drilling, production and even transportation, there are numerous hazards and risks associated with the oil and gas industry. Trucking accidents during the rig up or rig down process, incidents due to other workers or faulty equipment, and aging pipelines can result in serious injury or death.

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury and wrongful death cases arising from rig operations and accidents, trucking accidents, pipeline explosions and gas leaks. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. When you need someone to thoroughly investigate an oil and gas injury incident and represent you to make sure you are compensated for your loss, your initial consultation is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Pool Accident Cases

Swimming is a favorite pastime in Texas and swimming pools, water parks, hot tubs and whirlpools provide enjoyment for the entire family, but swimming pool accidents can devastate a family due to serious injury or even death. Swimmers can suffer from drowning, electrocution, diving accidents, slips on pool decks and any number of other accidents in and around swimming pools.

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury, wrongful death and complex business litigation matters. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. Your initial consultation in a pool accident case is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Texting While Driving Cases

PDAs or personal digital assistant, cellphones and other technological devices have provided all of us with numerous benefits and convenient access to information. However, such devices are extremely dangerous when used while operating a motor vehicle. Making calls, sending and receiving text messages, using a GPS, checking emails and other such activities are some of the most dangerous activities that can be done while driving. Many states have required hands free devices, banned text messaging while driving or taken other measures to reduce the dangers of such activities. However, people are seriously injured or killed every day due to drivers using electronic devices while driving.

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury, wrongful death and complex business litigation matters. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. Whether caused by someone making calls, sending and receiving text messages, using a GPS, checking emails or other such activities, your initial consultation in such motor vehicle accident cases is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Trucking Accident Cases

The great State of Texas has been inundated with trucking traffic on roads such as Highway 6, Highway 21, Interstate 45, Interstate 35, Highway 7, and rural highways and farm to market roads. With the increased trucking traffic comes an increase in accidents involving all kinds of commercial trucks.

At The Payne Law Group, we understand federal and state trucking laws and the various causes of accidents involving big rigs. We are committed to helping our clients hold the responsible parties accountable in trucking accident cases.  18-wheeler cases can result from any number of factors, acting by themselves or in conjunction with other factors. Such causes can include:

  • Driver fatigue
  • Driver intoxication
  • Driver distraction due to use of a cell phone, GPS or texting while driving
  • Improper hiring, retention, training or supervision of the driver
  • An unsafe, unbalanced, improperly secured or unsafe load
  • Improper maintenance
  • Defective tires, brakes, lights or other equipment
  • Logbook violations

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury, wrongful death and complex business litigation matters. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. When you need someone to thoroughly investigate a trucking accident and represent you to make sure you are compensated for your loss, your initial consultation is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

Workplace Accident Cases

Texas has many dangerous industries where workers can be seriously injured or killed. Whether you or a loved work in the oil and gas industry, agricultural industry, in a manufacturing plant, construction area, road work zone or other dangerous job and have been injured due to unsafe or defective machinery, violations of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations, or the negligence of others, the lawyers at The Payne Law Group can help you.

Since 1949, The Payne Law Group has represented clients in serious injury and wrongful death cases arising from rig operations and accidents, trucking accidents, pipeline explosions and gas leaks. We have been involved in numerous multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury and business litigation cases. We will work hard to get the compensation you deserve. When you need someone to thoroughly investigate an oil and gas injury incident and represent you to make sure you are compensated for your loss, your initial consultation is always free at The Payne Law Group, just remember One Call, That’s All. You can contact us at 1-855-One-Call or online HERE.

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