Category: News

Firm founder honored among the nation’s top personal injury attorneys for representation of truck wreck victims  FORT WORTH – Law offices of Laird & McCloskey founder Steven. C Laird has been named to the Best Lawyers in America list for 2023 as one of the best plaintiffs’ personal injury attorneys in the country.   His 2023 selection marks the 12th…
5 Must-Know Facts About Truck Accidents  Texas is a large state with a tremendous amount of commercial activity. Texas has seaports on the Gulf of Mexico and ports of entry from Mexico. It also touches four other states and accounts for almost 9% of the U.S. population.    All these statistics mean that Texas generates a lot of truck…
9 Biggest Mistakes After an Accident    From never-ending construction on Interstate 35 to commuters streaming into the DFW metroplex every day, the Dallas-Fort Worth area poses numerous conditions that can make a serious accident more likely.  Several other interstates run through the city as well — major shipping lanes that are full of semi-trucks careening along the roadways —…
Seth McCloskey was recently featured on the Keep It Legal podcast to discuss what some trucking companies are doing wrong to contribute to the national increase in truck wrecks and supply chain issues. Studies show there has been a steady increase in truck wrecks each year since 2009. Texas is a huge hub for 18-wheeler crashes due to the major…
National legal guide honors veteran trial lawyers for their work on behalf of consumers  FORT WORTH – Personal injury partners Steven C. Laird and Seth McCloskey have both earned a place on the 2022 national list of Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers. The ranking by the legal media publication recognizes top attorneys who specialize in bringing justice to…
Addition of veteran trial lawyer Seth McCloskey solidifies Laird & McCloskey law firm’s reputation as a trucking accident litigation powerhouse  FORT WORTH – The Law Offices of Steven C. Laird, P.C. is now the Law Offices of Laird & McCloskey, adding the name of veteran trial lawyer Seth McCloskey to the firm title to reflect the firm’s expertise working…
Truck safety legal expert: ‘It’s going to get worse before it gets better’   FORT WORTH – The number of trucking accidents is steadily increasing nationwide, resulting in hundreds of deaths and thousands of serious injuries. Although winter weather conditions can be blamed for a portion of these incidents, some legal experts point the finger elsewhere. Attorney Seth D. McCloskey of the…
FORT WORTH, Texas – For a ninth consecutive year, the Law Offices of Laird & McCloskey has earned recognition among the Best Law Firms in the country by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America.  Mr. Laird’s firm, which specializes in representing trucking accident victims and their families, was honored on the 2022 list for personal injury litigation work on behalf of plaintiffs.  “This firm is devoted to one thing,…
FORT WORTH – Fort Worth truck accident attorney Steve Laird of Law Offices of Laird & McCloskey continues to earn recognition for his plaintiffs personal injury litigation work, earning repeat placement on the list of The Best Lawyers in America.   His selection to 2022 edition marks the 11th consecutive year he has been named in the prestigious legal guide, further solidifying his position…