Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Attorney with
More Than 15 Years Experience
Call Now to Protect Your Compensation Rights
Put the experience of a legal expert behind you when you have been injured because of the wrongful or neglectful actions of another person or business. Attorney Shane R. Kadlec works to maximize your award while minimizing your heartache. He understands that serious injuries can end up going to trial and the opposition knows he is an experienced litigator. He is responsive. He pays attention to you as a person not a case number. He is accessible and he delivers results.
Contact Attorney Shane R. Kadlec today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:
Attorney Kadlec has successfully resolved over 5,000 client cases and has prevailed in litigation and jury trials with a success rate of over 95%.
Call Attorney Shane R. Kadlec today at 281-407-0141 to arrange your free initial consultation.
Attorney Shane R. Kadlec
Admitted To The Bar:
- South Texas College of Law, J.D., 1996
- University Of Windsor, B.A., 1992
Professional Memberships and Achievements:
- Board Certified - Personal Injury Trial Law - 2003, 2008, 2013
- Houston Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors
- Houston Trial Lawyers Foundation
- State Bar of Texas
- Texas Trial Lawyers Association, sustaining member
Auto - Bus Collision
Family of four driving home from the theater were struck by Metro bus at a downtown intersection. Both drivers claimed they had green lights. Injuries were neck and back sprains, with total medical costs of approximately $9,000. At trial, jury verdict awarded $45,000 to clients.
Plant Explosion - On the job injury
A client suffered knee injury after an explosion at Texas City refinery plant. Case settled for a confidential, seven figure amount before trial.
On the job injury - Defense Base Act
A client worked as truck driver for Brown & Root in Kosovo, who suffered severe back injury after a forklift struck him and knocked him off a trailer onto concrete. Back fusion required. Negotiated settlement in excess of $1,000,000.
Client was a student at Texas A&M, who was struck by a truck when attempting to turn left into her driveway. Neck and back sprains were treated by physical therapy and medical expenses were approximately $3,500. Client claimed other driver was on driving on shoulder, at excessive speeds. Other driver claimed client cut in front of him, failing to yield the right of way. Jury found fault of both drivers, and awarded client $8,500.
On the job injury
Client was a truck driver working at the Port of Houston who was injured when he stepped into an uncovered water-pumping pit while loading cargo onto his truck. A lawsuit was filed against the ship, stevedore company, and the Port of Houston. Injuries to groin, back and legs, requiring multiple surgeries. Negotiated settlement before trial.
Client was a crew foreman working on excavation of drainage ditches in new, South Houston subdivision, who suffered a fractured ankle when he drove his truck into an unmarked ditch cut across public roads. A lawsuit was filed against other contractors on site for failing to place proper warnings and safety personnel in area. Negotiated confidential, six figure settlement.
Hildago County - Client driving his truck through an intersection when he was struck on the side by a dump truck. Client suffered neck and back injuries and a hernia that was surgically repaired. Case settled at mediation.
Harris County - Client struck by a commercial delivery vehicle. Significant neck and back injury including multiple herniated disks. Case settled pre-litigation.
Liberty County - Client hit head-on in rural Montgomery County. Client suffered multiple broken bones and neck and back injuries, with lifetime impairment. Case settled for insurance policy limits.
On the job injury
Harris County - Client brought a non-subscriber claim against his employer for a back injury suffered on the job. Client settled at mediation.
On the job injury
Jefferson County - Client suffered numerous neck and back injuries and well as a head injury when he fell into a pit in a control room of a petrochemical plant. In addition to the fall, a desk fell in on top of him. Case settled at mediation.
On the job injury
Brazoria County - Client who was assigned as a member of a supply boat crew suffered a shoulder injury while working as a Jones Act seaman. Case settled pre-litigation.
Harris County - Client suffered serious head injuries as a result of being “pistol whipped” in a national drug chain’s parking lot. Client claimed inadequate security and case settled pre-litigation.
Harris County - Client suffered a ruptured sternum in a high-speed intersection collision. Case settled pre-litigation for six-figure amount.
Client was involved in a broadsided collision. Neck and back sprains were treated by physical therapy and medical expenses were approximately $2,500. Client claimed Defendant had failed to yield the right of way. Other driver claimed client was driving in excess of the speed limit. Suit was filed in Harris County. Jury found Defendant driver at fault, and awarded client more than $9,000.