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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…
FORT WORTH – Seth McCloskey, a personal injury lawyer at Law Offices of Laird & McCloskey, recently earned Board Certification in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He also holds a national certification in truck accident law from the National Board of Trial Advocacy, a designation he shares with firm founder Steven C. Laird. Together,…
FORT WORTH, Texas – Just weeks after receiving the 2021 Blackstone Award – the Tarrant County Bar Association’s most prestigious legal award – nationally recognized Fort Worth trucking and transportation attorney Steve Laird has earned selection to Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers for 2021.  The annual list recognizes the nation’s leading preeminent lawyers who represent consumers who have been injured or killed through accidents, medical malpractice, faulty…