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When he ran marathons in the past, it was the personal challenge of getting into condition and completing the race which motivated Michael P. Fleming. However, when he runs in the 45th Marine Corps Marathon next October in our nation’s capital, he will have a little extra motivation this time….

Woman filling up personal injury insurance claim.

If a person does something careless or reckless that causes injury to you, then you may be eligible to file a personal injury claim against that party. To recover compensation, you will need to submit a formal demand for compensation with the at-fault party – or, rather, the party’s insurance…

Disappointed client firing her personal injury lawyer for negligence.

If you have been hurt in an accident that was the fault of someone else, you may have already hired a personal injury lawyer to help you to pursue compensation. Before you hired the lawyer, you likely researched the lawyer’s background, reviewed what the lawyer’s past clients had to say…

Insurance agent checking on the car damages from accident.

After a car accident, an insurance adjuster will likely contact you. The adjuster may even visit you while you are still in the hospital. The adjuster will want to settle your claim as quickly as possible and may even have a check in hand. Generally speaking, you should decline to…

Widow filing lawsuit against offshore company where her husband died.

The sudden and unexpected death of a loved one who was working offshore can create many emotional and financial difficulties for your entire family. While no amount of money can replace the loss of your family member, several legal options may be available to you for seeking benefits and compensation…

Happy baby sitting on her car seat for safety.

As a parent or guardian of a young child, your primary responsibility is always to keep the child safe, including when driving. To do so, you must know and follow the seat belt and car seat laws in Texas. These laws are in place to protect children and prevent them…

Abseiler wearing complete Personal Protective Equipment hanging and holding his life lines using full body harness for painting activities at pipeline.

If you are a dockside worker who works at the Port of Houston or one of the numerous other ports and terminals along the Gulf Coast, then you know how dangerous your job can be. Accidents involving heavy equipment, slippery surfaces and exposure to hazardous materials are common, and they…

Car crash happening along the highway.

Proving the Driver Who Caused the Accident was Negligent Winning a car accident case depends largely on the facts of the crash and if the driver who caused the accident was negligent. An experienced attorney can present arguments that prove negligence by demonstrating the following: The other driver owed a duty…

2019 scholarship winners

Michael P. Fleming & Associates, P.C., awards two scholarships annually in August. The Undergraduate Scholarship is available to college students and high school seniors. The scholarship is open to all students in any program. The Fleming Law Scholarship is open to all 1st year (1L) law students who are entering…