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Legal Notice and Disclosures

Main Office San Antonio, Texas.

Branch Offices across Texas.

Affiliate Law Firms across the United States of America.

Visits with attorneys by appointment.

No fee until recovery is based on the terms of the Firm's contingency contract on personal injury and wrongful death cases. The fee percentage of the contingency is calculated on the entire recovery. The net recovery is after all fees, expenses and medical expenses, if any.

The individuals on the attached video pages are not attorneys of the Law Firm and are paid spokepersons with or of the Firm.

The Law Firm guarantees that all first visits or intial consultations with the Law Firm are always free of charge.

The website of www.carabinshaw.com or hereinafter refered to as "website" and the materials and information and data contained herein have been prepared and are owned and/or copyrighted by the Law Firm of Carabin Shaw for informational purposes only.

This information may or may not reflect the most current law and/or legal developments. Visitors to this website should not act upon any information contained in this website without first seeking the advice of legal counsel licensed in their state. Please call our Attorneys at 800-862-1260 for more information or to discuss your legal issue with an attorney with the Law Firm.

This webpage is directed solely to those persons seeking information regarding Texas and Texas based claims. If your claim arises outside the borders of Texas, we suggest you immediately contact an attorney from that state regarding your claim. If you need assisnce in locating an attorney in another state call us and we will attempt to help you locate an attorney in your state.

No action related to the transmission, reading or submission of information by, from, or to this website, or to the Law Firm via this website, will create a contract for representation with our Law Firm.

A contract of representation with the Law Firm can only be created after an in-person or phone conference consultation with an attorney or assistant of the Law Firm and your signature on our standard contract. Please do not send confidential information to us via E-mail without first communicating directly with us via telephone or regular mail, otherwise you may jeopardize the confidentiality of your information, as the attorney-client relationship cannot protect your communications until the parties (you and the law firm you wish to communicate with) have agreed upon legal representation. Additionally our Law Firm will make every effort to respond to E-mail inquiries or case information submissions as promptly as possible. However, due to depositions, court appearances, trial calls, meetings and other absences from the office, we cannot guarantee that they will always be able to timely respond to your questions, nor can we be certain that we ever recieved your email. If you have a time sensitive inquiry or you do not recieve a response within one business day, please call us toll free at 800-862-1260 or write to us Carabin Shaw 875 E Ashby Pl #1100, San Antonio, TX 78212.


In the State of Texas, the following Statute of Limitations apply:

  • You must file a personal injury lawsuit or tort claim within two (2) years from the date of accident or injury.
  • You must file a Longshoreman and Harbor Workers' accident claim or a Defense Base Act Claim within one (1) year from the date of accident or injury by filing a a claim with the U. S. Department of Labor.
  • You must file a Jones Act lawsuit within three (3) years from the date of the accident or injury.
  • You must file a Workers' Compensation claim within one (1) year from the date of accident or injury by filing a Notice of Injury and Claim for Compensation with the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission.
  • You must file a contract lawsuit within four (4) years from the date the action arose.

If you are unsure about anything stated above, please call us for a more detailed explanation.

All information and materials in this web site have been provided by this web site are for general informational purposes only and are not legal advice. This information is written to permit you to learn more about the services this web site offers to clients. This information is not intended to create any relationship between this web site and the recipient. Neither the transmission nor receipt of these web site materials or emails to or from you to the Law Firm will create an attorney-client relationship between sender and receiver. The materials contained herein are general in nature and may not apply to your particular factual or legal circumstances. We cannot update all materials in our web site to reflect subsequent legal or other developments. Internet subscribers and online readers should not act on this information without seeking professional counsel. Some of the information in this web site periodically changes, adds, or updates the materials in this web site without notice. this web site assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the contents of this web site. Your use of this web site is at your own risk. Under no circumstances shall this web site or any other party involved in creation, production or delivery of this web site be liable to you or any other person for any indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages of any kind arising from your access to, or use of, this web site. If you use any links to web sites not maintained by this web site, you do so at your own risk. This web site is not responsible for the contents or availability of any linked sites. These links are provided only as a convenience to the recipient.

Legal Notice and Disclaimer: This Web site was created by our Law Firm so that you could learn more about the different areas of Texas Law. This is for informational purposes only. None of the information at this Web site is intended to constitute, nor does it constitute, legal advice, and none of the information necessarily reflects an individual legal opinion on an issue or this web site or its attorneys or clients. The information is not guaranteed to be correct, complete, or current. We make no warranty, express or implied, about the accuracy or reliability of the information at this Web site or at any other Web site to which this site is linked. This Web site is not intended to create and does not create an attorney-client relationship between you and this web site. An attorney-client relationship with us cannot be formed by merely reading the information at this Web site. The only way to become our client is through a mutual agreement in a formal letter. This Web site is not soliciting clients and does not propose any type of transaction. You should not act or rely on any information at this web site without seeking the advice of an attorney. The determination of whether you need legal services and your choice of a lawyer are very important matters that should not be based on web sites or advertisements. In some cases, the attorney may associate other attorneys in the handling of the client's case, whether as local counsel, trial counsel, co-counsel or any other capacity. An attorney client relationship will continue with all such associated co-counsels and client(s). Any information that you send us in an e-mail message might not be confidential or privileged, and sending us an e-mail message will not make you a client of this web site. If you are interested in having us represent you, you should call us so we can determine whether the matter is one for which we are willing or able to accept professional responsibility. We will not make this determination by e-mail communication. The telephone numbers for our offices are listed in this Web site. We reserve the right to decline any representation. We may be required to decline representation if it would create a conflict of interest with our other clients. This web site has tried to comply with all legal and ethical requirements in compiling this Web site. We do not want to represent clients based on their review of any portion of this Web site that does not comply with legal or ethical requirements. This Web site might contain links to other resources on the Internet. Those links are to help you identify and locate other resources on the Internet. The links are not intended to state or imply that this web site sponsors or is affiliated or associated in any way with the information at those other web sites. To the extent that the professional responsibility rules of any jurisdiction require us to designate a principal office or an attorney responsible for this Web site, this web site designates its office in San Antonio, Texas (USA) and owned by Carabin Shaw

State Disclaimers: Alabama: No representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers. Colorado: Colorado does not certify attorneys as specialists in any field. Florida: The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience.Iowa: The determination of the need for legal services and the choice of a lawyer are extremely important decisions and should not be based solely upon advertisements or self-proclaimed expertise. This disclosure is required by rule of the Supreme Court of Iowa.

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC: Memberships and offices in legal fraternities and legal societies, technical and professional licenses, and memberships in scientific, technical and professional associations and societies of law or field of practice do not mean that a lawyer is a specialist or expert in a field of law, nor do they mean that such a lawyer is necessarily any more expert or competent than any other lawyer. All potential clients are urged to make their own independent investigation and evaluation of any lawyer being considered. This notice is required by rule of the Supreme Court of Iowa. Kentucky and Oregon: THIS IS AN ADVERTISEMENT. Mississippi: The Mississippi Supreme Court advises that a decision on legal services is important and should not be based solely on advertisements. Missouri: Neither the Supreme Court of Missouri nor the Missouri Bar reviews or approves certifying organizations or specialist designations. Nevada: The State Bar of Nevada does not certify any lawyer as a specialist or expert. New Mexico: LAWYER ADVERTISEMENT. Tennessee: None of the attorneys in this firm are certified as a Civil Trial, Criminal Trial, Business Bankruptcy, Consumer Bankruptcy, Creditor's Rights, Medical Malpractice, Legal Malpractice, Accounting Malpractice, Estate Planning or Elder Law specialist by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization. Certification as a specialist in all other listed areas is not currently available in Tennessee. Texas: Unless otherwise stated, our attorneys are not certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Wyoming: The Wyoming State Bar does not certify any lawyer as a specialist or expert. Anyone considering a lawyer should independently investigate the lawyer's credentials and ability, and not rely upon advertisements or self-proclaimed expertise.


The information contained in this website does not create an attorney/client relationship. The information and content is provided for information only and is not intended to be legal advice. You should consult over the phone or in person with one of our attorneys for individual advice regarding your own situation. If you are unable to contact us, then seek out an attorney for your situation.

The results or outcome of each case depends on the facts of each case. Our Law Firm works on most cases on a contingent basis, wherein we are only paid if we win. However on non-injury cases we must only accept cash fees. Cash fees are required on criminal law, family law, immigration law, wills and estate and bankruptcy laws.

Referral Policy: Some accepted cases are likely to be referred out to other law firms. Our Law Firm primarily handles auto accident, wrongful death cases, dog bites, premise liability, work and construction accidents, some medical malpractice cases, social security and workers compensation cases and some product liability cases. Those specialty cases include the following types of cases:

  • electrocution
  • products liability
  • ortho evra
  • renu
  • medical malpractice
  • benzene, asbestos
  • toxic torts
  • aviation losses
  • dangerous foods
  • nursing home cases
  • product recalls
  • dangerous products
  • maritime losses
  • defective tires
  • vehicle rolovers

If you are visiting our site from anywhere in the United States or the World, we may be able to assist. Call us toll free from anywhere, at any time. We will look into your case and/or attempt to locate an attorney for your specific concern if the loss occured outside of Texas. To learn more about what we do, call us toll free 800-862-1260 or call 210-222-2288

Client Reviews
We are very glad we called Carabin Shaw after our accident. We now recommend them to everyone. - Griselda S.
You want Carabin Shaw on your side after an accident. They were excellent. - Valerie S.
In our opinion, no one is better, Carabin Shaw is the Law Firm you want on your side after an accident. - Amanda G.
The attorneys and staff went out of their way to help us after our accident. Thank you Carabin Shaw. - Melinda F.
We did our research after our accident and chose Carabin Shaw. They were great. Highly recommend. Joel Y.