AGGRESSIVE TRIAL ADVOCATES SERVING THE INJURED FROM COAST TO COAST SINCE 1976
A serious accident can place a strain on all aspects of your life. If the accident led to injury, it can impact everything from your finances and ability to work to your emotional well-being. These issues are not to be taken lightly. When you are hurt in an accident that was out of your control, it is possible to hold negligent people responsible for damages. Whether your injuries resulted from the actions of a negligent employer, reckless driver, or a careless corporation, you deserve compensation for the pain you are experiencing.
At Brunkenhoefer, P.C. Injury Attorneys, we are aggressive trial lawyers with a strong history of protecting maritime workers, consumers, drivers, and other individuals who were hurt by negligent parties. We have obtained multi-million dollar verdicts for our clients because we know how valuable each individual case is. That means we will not settle until we are sure you are getting every dollar you deserve in compensation. Our lawyers recognize how much of an impact a personal injury case can have on your life.
Contact us at (361) 888-8808 to learn more about your legal options.
500 N. Shoreline Blvd., Ste. 1100
Corpus Christi TX 78401
Robert "Blake" Brunkenhoefer is a second generation South Texas trial lawyer noted for litigating personal injury and wrongful death claims on behalf of accident victims and their families. He has been practicing trial law since 1992 , he has tried cases to verdict in state and federal courts in several states, and he maintains an active, national practice. Blake has successfully resolved thousands of cases, many of which have resulted in substantial verdicts or settlements for his clients.
While Blake clearly enjoys his work, he is also a devoted husband and father. He and his wonderful wife, Tracey, have raised four amazing children and maintain a close-knit, but adventurous family: Their oldest daughter graduated from the University of Washington (Seattle, WA) and has since worked in Phoenix/Tempe, Arizona; their oldest son is now enrolled in the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ); and their youngest kids boy/girl twins enjoy tennis as they pursue their studies at Flour Bluff High School and prepare for their own college careers and life thereafter. The Brunkenhoefers enjoy time at home on the water, but travel frequently as a family, usually to pursue their passions for snowboarding and hiking.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
-Roadway construction negligence
-"Seaman's" cases ("Jones Act" negligence & vessel "unseaworthiness")
-Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) claims of third-party contractors on offshore platforms
-Longshore & Harbor Workers' Compensation Act -(LHWCA) claims
-Defective products (including vehicles and consumer products)
-"Bad Faith" by insurance companies
-Breach of Contract
LICENSED TO PRACTICE NATIONWIDE
Mr. Brunkenhoefer is licensed to practice law by the State of Texas, where he is a Sustaining Member of the Litigation Section. Additionally, Mr. Brunkenhoefer is licensed to practice law by the State of Colorado and by the State of Arizona. He is also licensed to practice law in all United States District Courts in Texas, Colorado and Arizona, and he has been authorized to appear before the United States Supreme Court. As a result of his national practice, he has been admitted pro hac vice (temporarily, for the duration of the case) in numerous state and federal courts throughout the country. He has handled cases from Washington, Oregon, and California to Florida, Maryland, and Virginia, from Texas and Louisiana to Iowa and Minnesota, and numerous states in between.
Craig Brunkenhoefer graduated from St. Mary's University School of Law (San Antonio) in 2009 after obtaining his undergraduate degree in Communications from Texas State University in 2006. He currently practices law alongside his older brother Blake. While he emphasizes litigation of motor vehicles and trucking cases, Craig handles all types of personal injury matters, including maritime accidents, workplace injuries, and premises liability claims.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Craig was a successful DJ and music producer. In addition to his live performances, he (and his studio partner) produced a critically-acclaimed remix for a prominent electronic music label, and produced the music soundtrack for a video game.
Craig is a loving husband and a devoted father. He and his amazing wife, Anna (who is also an attorney), are raising two beautiful kids together. Craig is an avid pilot who holds several different classifications, including a single-engine land, complex, and multi-engine ratings. He also enjoys cycling, golf, and cooking in his spare time.
-Motor Vehicle Accidents
Since 1978, Robert has been a Board Certified Personal Injury Specialist (Texas Board of Legal Specialization). In fact, he was in the first class of attorneys to be thus certified as an expert in personal injury law by the Texas State Bar.
Robert was born in Brady, Texas but was raised on the Mexican border in the small town of Mercedes, where he became fluent in Spanish. He earned his BA in Economics from Texas A&M, and served in the United States Army through the Corps of Cadets as an Air Defense Artillery Officer. Robert attended law school at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas, graduating in 1967.
Robert is the proud father of five children, three of whom have gone on to practice law as well. Robert's other passion in life is flying. He has been a licensed pilot with instrument rating since 1978.
Call (361) 888-8808 or send Robert E .Brunkenhoefer an email to see how we can be of service.