Premises Liability Lawyer
in Austin Texas

Work was being done on the building’s front entrance, so the landlord sent people around the side of the building to another entrance. The path was poorly lit. The woman didn’t see the foot-and-a-half deep hole before she fell in, breaking her leg in two places.

When a building’s owner knows the lighting is insufficient or when a manager is aware of a safety hazard and does nothing to fix it or warn people, these owners and managers should be held responsible for the personal injuries that result.

Holding Property Owners Accountable For Injuries

At the personal injury law firm of Leonard B. Gabbay, P.C. we help people who have been harmed by the negligence of a property owners. These claims may be pursued when visitors to commercial establishments like stores, bars, nightclubs, gas stations and hotels are hurt on the premises. They may also be pursued against negligent rental property owners in cases involving apartment building fires and other types of accidents.

We handle claims involving:

These cases can be complex. It is important to understand that a property owner may not be held accountable unless it can be proven that his or her action or inaction contributed to the accident. In other words, if the accident was not something the owner could have prevented, a claim may not be successful. However, if, for example, the property owner was well aware of a hazard and took no steps to remedy it, he or she should be held accountable.

Contact Leonard B. Gabbay for help with your premises liability case

At Leonard B. Gabbay, P.C. we handle the aspects of premises liability for clients in Austin and Texas. We can also set up a contingent fee where you won’t have to pay attorneys’ fees, court costs, and other costs unless we can get equitable compensation for you.

For a free, no-obligation consultation with Leonard B. Gabbay, call us at 512-472-0404.