How a Declaratory Judgment Action Impacts UM/UIM Cases in Texas

In a recent Texas Supreme Court decision involving the case Allstate v. Irwin, the court ruled that attorney’s fees are recoverable in UM/UIM (uninsured motorist/underinsured motorist) cases if the plaintiff files a declaratory judgment action. The issue stems from an April 6, 2016, car accident involving Daniel Irwin. Irwin sued Allstate, his insurance carrier, after...

Meloney Perry Discusses Forming Woman-Owned Law Firm Perry Law P.C. in Texas Lawbook

The importance of owning a law firm was always a goal for Perry Law P.C. founder Meloney Perry. For more than 8 years, Perry Law has successfully represented companies in insurance coverage and business litigation disputes. In a recent Texas Lawbook article, Meloney Perry discusses her journey of opening Perry Law P.C. in an article about woman-owned law firms.   Meloney Perry: Learning the Business “You had the movers and...