Cortez Law Firm PLLC
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Cortez Law Firm, PLLC, provides skilled and effective legal assistance to personal injury victims throughout Texas.

Serving Individuals And Businesses
Throughout Texas Top 20 Jury Verdicts Truck Accidents Texas 2019 Top 50 Jury Verdicts Motor Vehicle Accidents Texas 2019
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Top Verdicts & Settlements 2021 Southwest Texas Lawyer
top verdicts and settlements 2020 Southwest Texas Lawyer

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Our Areas Of Practice

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

Professional and compassionate assistance with personal injury claims.

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Helping car, truck and motorcycle accident victims and their families.

Diminished Value Claims

Helping auto owners and businesses obtain compensation for damaged vehicles.

Experienced Texas Litigators
Fighting For You

At the Dallas law firm of Cortez Law Firm, PLLC, we work to minimize the impact your personal injury dispute has on your life. To that end, our experienced attorneys will prepare your case for trial while at the same time seeking a prompt resolution of your legal dispute.

Our founding attorney, Carlos R. Cortez, is a former state district court judge who now leads our team of proven litigators. That means we have the advantage of analyzing your claim from both sides of the bench. Our extensive trial experience is well-known to opposing counsel. This helps us resolve your issue with the least amount of disruption to your business, to you and to your family.

Our Commitment To You

You are the reason we are here. Our goal is to help bring your dispute to a just resolution. We promise to dedicate our time, attention and resources to successfully resolving your case in or out of the courtroom.

We strive every day to change the way people think about the legal profession by representing each client as if he or she is the only client we will ever have.

We handle a variety of injury matters, including:

Named in Texas Lawyer’s Top Verdicts & Settlements Southwest of 2022

Cortez Law Firm, PLLC has again been recognized as having obtained some of the largest verdicts in the Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas combined) in 2022

Estrada v. Escamilla – Top 20 (2022)
Garcia v. Gonzalez – Top 50 (2022)
Brown v. Shegog – Top 50 (2022)
Ellis v. Madison – Top 50 (2022)
13th Largest Motor Vehicle Jury Verdict: Brown-Wells v Jung, 2021
Top Verdicts & Settlements Southwest, 2020
A Top 20 Trucking Accident Jury Verdict in Texas, 2019
A Top 50 Motor Vehicle Accident Jury Verdict in Texas, 2019
A Top 50 Personal Injury Trial Verdict in Texas, 2019
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Carlos R. Cortez

Meet Our Attorneys

For years, Former State Court Judge Carlos R. Cortez and trial attorney Meghana Wadhwani have proven to be a formidable trial team that litigates all cases at the firm. That means you don’t have to worry about a young, inexperienced lawyer handling your case. Unlike other law firms, with us, your case will have skilled trial lawyers with experience from both sides of the bench.