Firm Overview

We are a law firm with a national reach focusing on Personal Injury, Auto Injury, Employment Overtime Claims, Product Liability and Commercial Dispute.

Example cases

We represented a family in Fort Bend County, Texas whose loving father and husband was killed by a negligent driver. Within two months we were able to settle our clients' case for the maximum policy.

In Pasadena, Texas we have represented several minors involved in auto-pedestrian accidents. We have been able to show in these cases that our young clients were struck by drivers that were not paying attention, and these incidents forever changed the lives of these young victims.

Main Office

Main
405 Main St.
Suite 1000
Houston  TX  77002

Phone
  • (713) 589-2960
Fax
  • (713) 583-3980

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Yes, all of our initial consultations are free for the first hour.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Most of our work is done on a contingency basis and we only get paid if there is a recovery. But, sometimes we will workout various agreements if that works best for the client.

Hourly Rates

$185-$275/hr; But, most of our work is done on a contingency and we don't get paid unless the client does.

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 6:00 pm.

Office Manager

Yes, Mary Margaret Chargois

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

Spanish, Chinese

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

It depends on the case. We are always willing to listen to a potential client.

What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

We always aim to keep case expenses low, therefore are client will receive a better result financially.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

It is an option that we are open to, but we prepare all of our cases for trial.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

Yes, although our pro bono work is performed through the Houston Bar Association.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We are service oriented and understand the needs of our clients. Our firm is best positioned to understand the needs of our clients and where they come from.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

It is always important for a client to be educated and aware of the legal process. It can be a very difficult and overwhelming experience. We always welcome clients to do research on the matters that they are involved in, but trust is necessary and they should know that our firm always takes their concerns seriously.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Yes, but it is depends on the documents that are being submitted.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

We don't coach clients that want to represent themselves. But, we do offer free consultations.

Hamilton Rucker

In May 2009, the Rucker Law Firm, PLLC was founded in Houston, Texas.

We always aim to keep case expenses low, therefore are client will receive a better result financially.

License
  • Bar Number: 24067850
    Texas , 2009

Hamilton Rucker

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