Attorney Tom does more than just try and settle cases. Our managing partner and his legal team help people in our community rebuild their lives and move on after serious injury accidents. Our Houston personal injury lawyers believe no one should have to pay for someone else’s reckless or negligent actions. We’re here to ensure that you don’t suffer financially because of someone’s poor decisions.
There is never a charge for our consultations, and we work on a contingency-fee-basis, which means you won’t owe us anything until we recover compensation for you. Schedule your no-risk, no-obligation consultation with our trial attorneys by calling (713) 244-6363, chatting with us live, or by filling out a contact form now.
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Prime, Inc 18 Wheeler Collision
A driver that worked for Prime Inc. had 60+ driving violations on his record and Prime Inc. still allowed him to drive commercial vehicles time and time again.
This accident resulted in this driver rear ending our clients causing trigeminal neuralgia and severe back issues. We never stopped working on getting our clients the $12,450,000 verdict they deserved!
Deep Sea Diver Wrongful Death
A professional deep sea diver was removing an anchor which kept a pipeline secure along the sea bed. The sea bed collapsed and the diver ended up passing away.
We believe the company's mishandling of the situation resulted in this tragic accident. We are ready to fight HARD for our clients to receive the justice they deserve and hold corporations accountable!
Fatal Maritime Injury Case | Vessel Collision
A Norwegian oil tanker collided with a local shrimping boat named "Pappy's Pride" in the Houston shipping channel.
We represent half of the crew including the only survivor and we are working around the clock to ensure Odjfell is held accountable!
learn more about the types of cases we handle
Attorney Tom handles the following injury and accident case types. No matter how you have been injured, we are here to help.
Personal Injury Cases Have Many Complex Aspects Requiring Specialized Attorneys
Attorney Tommy John Kherkher graduated from the University of California Santa Barbara in just two and a half years. He subsequently graduated cum laude from South Texas College of Law, also in only two and a half years. He believes the legal system is where he can make a real difference in people’s lives. Here, he can listen to his client’s stories and be their voice and advocate.
Attorney Tom‘s commitment to clients is unrivaled, and we will do whatever it takes to make sure that they get the justice they’re owed. Our idea of a successful outcome is one that takes into account all of the harm you’ve suffered, the expenses you’ve incurred, and any impact your injuries will have on your life in the future.
We’ll provide one-on-one support to you throughout the process. We want you to feel empowered and comfortable with how your case is being handled. On our side, we feel it is our job to handle the legal legwork, negotiations with insurance companies, and trial preparation, and we encourage you to focus on what is most important: your recovery.
Let us help you get the compensation you need and deserve. We’ll fight aggressively to achieve the best result possible for your case.
Personal Injury Cases We Handle
The legal system is complex but hiring the right lawyer to represent you will make all the difference in your case. We want you to be confident in placing your trust in our team. We have the experience, skill, and resources necessary to handle a wide variety of personal injury claims, including:
Any of these accidents can have consequences that could last a lifetime. Once your physical wounds have healed, you may face a long road to recovery emotionally. Our lawyers are here to provide you with knowledgeable counsel and the financial resources to help you rebuild your life and move on from the accident.
Frequently Asked Questions about Injury Claims
If you’ve been hurt in an accident, it’s entirely reasonable to have questions about what will happen next. “How will I pay my medical bills?” “What happens if I can’t work and am not earning money?” “Will this accident impact the rest of my life?”
Dealing with serious or catastrophic injuries after an accident that was not your fault is hard. Reaching out to an experienced injury lawyer for help shouldn’t be.
The trial lawyers with Attorney Tom are here to answer all of our client’s questions and provide the highest-quality legal counsel possible. Call us to discuss your specific situation, and read a few of these frequently asked questions below:
You should contact an attorney as soon as possible after an injury accident. While your first step should be to seek medical treatment, the next step should be to protect your rights by hiring an attorney.
Because the statute of limitations for filing an injury claim will vary from state to state, it is vital to talk to a lawyer as soon as possible to learn about your legal options and make sure that you don’t miss any crucial deadlines.
Investigating the accident, building a case, negotiating with insurance companies, and doing all of the legal legwork on an injury case takes time. You’ll want to give your lawyer plenty of time to build the best possible case on your behalf, so don’t delay in seeking quality representation.
Each case is different, and the length of time yours will take will depend on several different factors. The circumstances surrounding the accident and your injuries, the parties involved, and the damages you are seeking will all play a vital role in determining how long the process takes.
During your initial consultation, our lawyers will try to give you an idea of how long it might take to resolve your case, based on our evaluation of your situation.
A statute of limitation is a state law that sets a strict time limit on the amount of time people have to file a personal injury lawsuit in court after an accident. All states have specific deadlines for filing, which can range from one to six years, depending on the state. These are very strict deadlines, and if you don’t file your case in time, the court will refuse to hear it.
We work on a contingency fee basis, which means that you’ll never pay any upfront fees for us to represent you. We’ll take on your case at no charge, and we’ll only collect when we secure compensation for you.
Contact Attorney Tom Today
Attorney Tom‘s injury lawyers are dedicated to providing the highest-quality representation for accident victims and their families. We handle a wide variety of personal injury matters, and we take our responsibility to every client seriously. It’s our job to secure compensation for you, and we won’t accept anything less than the maximum amount of compensation you deserve.
Don’t trust your case to just any attorney. Choose a lawyer who cares, and a team that knows how to get results. Turn to Attorney Tom for help. Our consultations are free, and we won’t get paid unless you get paid. Call us at (713) 244-6363, fill out a contact form, or chat with us live today.
Thomas John Kherkher is a great choice for legal representation
“Thomas John Kherker was extremely professional when dealing with my case. I had gotten into a tough spot involving contracts and was entirely taken advantage of. Thomas was recommended to me by a mutual acquaintance and I am so grateful he was. He not only went out of his way to call and text me […]”
Posted by Elizabeth
When I was rear ended they had my back.
“Mr. Kherkher and his team represented me in a highway accident that resulted in my car being totaled. These are some of the things I appreciated the most during our partnership. -Consistent availability. One of the first things I noticed was his teams consistent availability. It definitely helped relieve some of the anxiety I had […]”
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