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Car Accident Lawyer

If you have been involved in an accident, you may be facing serious injury, emotional trauma, as well as loss of your vehicle.

However, a car accident lawyer like Randy Akin or Greg Burton can help ease the burden by winning you compensation for your losses.

Find out how our law firm in Longview, TX, can support you...

G.R. Akin, P.C. Gets Results
for Car Crash Victims

Our injury lawyers know just how overwhelming a car accident can be. Attorneys Randy Akin and Greg Burton are here to help. Mr. Akin was named among Texas Super Lawyer from 2008 to 2017, and was also recently named one of the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in Texas by The National Trial Lawyers. Mr. Burton has filed and tried cases in both state and federal district court. Together, they have more than 35 combined years of practicing law, with over 150 cases tried in court. Our attorneys are prepared to fight to get you the compensation you deserve, and they collect absolutely no fees unless and until they win your case.

Lawyers Randy Akin and Greg Burton

Call us or complete our consultation request form to set up a free case review today.  

(903) 297-8929

We collect absolutely no fees unless and until we win your case.

Auto Accidents Can Have Lasting Effects Our Attorneys Can Help You Cope with Injuries and Protect Your Future

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Auto accidents can lead to long-term injuries that leave you unable to live life as you did before. It can also affect your ability to work and make a living. Don't let someone else's negligence cause you further financial harm. Trust our attorneys to pursue compensation for immediate losses as well as those that your car accident will cause you to experience in the future.

The Benefits of Working With a Car Accident Lawyer...

Injury Claim Experience  

Even straightforward car accident cases can be difficult to handle without specific legal knowledge. Our lawyers have decades of combined experience handling personal injury claims and will make sure your case is handled correctly in a timely fashion.

Legal Connections

Our law firm has an extensive network of professional contacts and connections in the legal field. We will be able to secure expert witnesses and gather the evidence you need to win your case.

Maximum Compensation

Unlike insurance companies, our car accident attorneys are only working to represent your best interests. We will be your advocate throughout the process to ensure you walk away with the most compensation possible to help you recover from your losses.

Hold Responsible Parties Accountable Contact Our Longview Practice Today 

Car accident attorneys Randy Akin and Greg Burton are here to reduce your stress during a very difficult time. We have handled numerous personal injury and wrongful death cases for clients in Texas and will explore all legal options to help you receive justice. Our lawyers are skilled negotiators and can often resolve your case with alternative dispute resolution methods, but we will not hesitate to fight for you in court to get you the compensation you deserve. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact our law firm in Longview, TX, for a free consultation today.

Our personal injury lawyers will be happy to look over your car accident case and determine if you have a claim worth pursuing. Reach us online or by calling:

(903) 297-8929

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Randy and his team are true professionals. Highly recommended. Christopher Hernandez, 5-Star Google Review

Car accidents can have devastating and life-changing effects...

Common Car Accident Injuries

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Negligence on the part of car manufacturers, or drivers can result in serious injury or even death. Our Longview clients often turn to us for help after sustaining a wide range of injuries including...

  • Whiplash
  • Neck strains
  • Sprains
  • Fractures
  • Disc damage or injury
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury

Injuries Are Not Always Physical

In addition to the physical effects, auto accidents can produce serious psychological or emotional trauma, such as anxiety, mood swings, sleep disturbances, depression, or phobias. Many victims of car accidents experience post-traumatic effects for a year or more, which can disrupt their lives as much if not more than the physical repercussions. While pain and suffering are not often factored into settlements from insurance companies, our compassionate car accident attorneys understand that your mental health is an important aspect of your damages. We will work to get you compensation for medical bills for all aspects of your recovery

Don't Get Shortchanged Our Lawyers Pursue What Victims Are Truly Owed

The other party's insurance company wants to close the case with a minimum payout. Don't let a corporation's bottom line prevail over the justice you and your family deserve following a personal injury.

Our car accident lawyers understand the tactics the responsible party's insurance company will use after a car crash. Let our law firm handle all of these exchanges so you can focus on healing. We won't settle for anything less than what you truly deserve for your losses, and if a settlement cannot be reached, we aren't afraid to take your case to court.

There are no risks involved in consulting our law firm. We offer free consultations, and we work on a contingency basis, meaning we do not get paid unless you do. 

If anyone representing the other party tries to contact you, don't answer any questions and don't accept any settlement offers. Instead, tell them you will have your lawyer get in touch with them. It's our job to make sure that justice is served, and that the responsible party is held accountable. We're ready to go to work for you.

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Greg has been an awesome attorney. Even after my case was settled, he has help get rid of debt collectors that have called & sent mail for a company that got paid when my case was settled. I highly recommend Greg. He is super nice & will take care of all the work for you. Lauralee Mueller

What to Do after an Auto Accident

After a car or truck accident, you may be at a loss for what to do. To protect yourself and the future of your car accident claim, try to follow the following steps...

Police Cooperation

Make sure to contact the police and cooperate to the best of your ability. It is important that the authorities file an official report on the accident and gather initial evidence. Keep any information from the other driver in a safe spot; you will need it in the future.

Medical Attention

Even if you are unsure about the severity of your injuries, you should still get checked by a medical professional. Beyond just the initial emergency room visit, making follow-up appointments for medical care can be extremely beneficial from both a health and a legal standpoint. You could have delayed side effects from the crash which need to be documented in your car accident claim. 

No Apologies

It is not uncommon for insurance company representatives or lawyers on behalf of the other driver to contact you for information. While anything you say has the potential to be used against you in your case, it is especially important to avoid apologizing. This kind of statement, even in passing or out of politeness may be used later as an admission of guilt. It is in your best interests to not respond and let a car accident lawyer handle all communications.

Maintaining Documentation

Keep track of all treatments, medical bills, and evidence of property damage since this information is crucial for calculating your damages. After a car accident, there is no guarantee that your insurance company will offer you a fair settlement and you need documents to prove your losses which will likely add up over time. 

Contacting a Car Accident Lawyer

Before signing any kind of settlement from your insurance, you should have the documents reviewed by a qualified car accident lawyer to ensure you are being compensated fairly. In fact, you should consider speaking with a personal injury lawyer far sooner in the process. The earlier our car accident lawyers are working on your case, the better your chances of achieving the best positive outcome.

It's never too soon for a free case evaluation. Contact our Longview firm today to protect yourself and get the support you need during this stressful time.  

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I afford a car accident lawyer?

When you choose to work with our law firm, the answer is always "yes." Often, victims worry that they cannot afford to file a personal injury claim with a car accident lawyer's help after a car accident. We do not want you to miss the opportunity to achieve justice and collect the compensation you deserve. Our lawyers work on a contingency basis, meaning we do not get paid until you do. During your free consultation, our Longview lawyers will review your case and help decide if pursuing a personal injury case will benefit you.

How long will a personal injury case take?

It is impossible to know exactly how long a personal injury case will take. There are many factors to be considered in each case, and every case is different. It could take over a year depending on how long discovery (gathering of facts by both the prosecution and defense) takes, your jurisdiction's case load, and the amount of restitution you are owed. It pays to be patient; collecting the amount of restitution you will truly need in order to rebuild your life may not be fast or simple, but refusing to settle for less than you deserve can make a significant difference in the quality of life you are able to lead going forward.

I'm unable to meet in the office. Can your law firm still help?

Yes. Our Longview lawyers want to be sure you are able to get the compensation and justice you deserve following an auto accident. Both of our injury lawyers will meet their clients anywhere, including the hospital. Our injury lawyers strive to be accessible to their clients, and pride themselves on excellent and personable communication.

If the at-fault party has offered me money to cover my medical bills and property damage, should I take it?

The only way to be sure is to speak to an attorney. Following a car crash, accident victims are most often concerned with getting their medical bills paid and getting compensated for property damage. However, it is important to look to the future. If you have an injury, it can affect you for the rest of your life, and impact your ability to live life normally. It can even affect your future wages if you miss work or can no longer work. Our Longview injury lawyers can review your case and determine the amount of restitution you truly need and deserve, and they won't settle for less.

Get The Compensation You Deserve

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We can't undo what you have suffered, but our Longview car accident lawyers will fight to get you the compensation you need in order to move forward with your life. 


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Randy Akin and Greg Burton

G.R. Akin, P.C.

Randy Akin and Greg Burton have more than 50 years of combined experience. They are affiliated with several professional associations, including:

  • Texas Bar Foundation
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Gregg County Bar Association

Contact us online to ask a question or call us at (903) 297-8929.

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