Aldous \ Walker Law Firm Blog

Episcopal School of Dallas Fights Former Student in Court Over Religious Freedom Case

A student at the Episcopal School of Dallas (ESD), John Doe Jr., sued the school over their decision to expel him after leaving school property at lunch time without first receiving permission. ...

Attorney Charla Aldous Selected to 2018 List of Lawdragon's 500 Leading Lawyers in America

Charla Aldous has earned her spot as one of the most respected attorneys in her home city Dallas, and throughout the United States, through her tenacious approach in the courtroom. Aldous has earned ...

Frequently Asked Questions About Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy affects an estimated 764,000 people in the United States, and another 8,000 to 10,000 are diagnosed with this condition every year. Facing down this congenital disorder can be ...

Attorney Brent Walker Named One of the Best Attorneys Under 40

Aldous \ Walker LLP is proud to announce that attorney Brent Walker was named to D Magazine’s list of the Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas. For the first time since 2006, D Magazine asked attorneys ...

Charla Aldous Secures $695,000 Settlement for Family of Man Pinned Down in a Psych ER

Charla Aldous recently secured a $695,000 settlement for the family of George Cornell, a 49-year-old man who was restrained face down by psych technicians at Parkland Memorial Hospital for as long as ...

Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Greyhound Lines, Inc.

Aldous \ Walker LLP is currently representing the family of a 25-year-old man who was struck and killed by a Greyhound bus in June of this year. "Our son had a future ahead of him," say Paula Becker ...

Aldous \ Walker LLP Selected as Tier 1 Law Firm in Best Law Firms List for 2018

Aldous \ Walker LLP is excited to announce that our firm has been selected as a Tier 1 law firm in the 2018 rankings of the Best Law Firms , the highest honor U.S. News and Best Lawyers® offers to law ...

Charla Aldous Selected as Master of the Inn

We are excited to announce that attorney Charla Aldous was selected as a Master of the Inn at the Higginbotham Inn of Court this past August. Part of the American Inns of Court Foundation, these Inns ...

Clients Express Their Gratitude with a Beautiful Memento

Our firm represented a truck driver who was horrifically burned when his truck was overfilled causing asphalt to explode out of the top of the tanker and cover him in superheated liquid resulting in ...

Attorneys Charla Aldous and Brent Walker Named to the 2018 List of The Best Lawyers in America©, Aldous Named "Lawyer of the Year"

We are pleased to announce that attorneys Charla Aldous and Brent Walker have both been selected to the list of The Best Lawyers in America © for 2018, and Aldous was named the 2018 Best Lawyers ® ...

Attorney Charla Aldous Named 2017 Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Dallas Bar Association

Attorney Charla Aldous has dedicated her career to fighting for the rights of those in need, and through her tireless efforts has earned national recognition for her work. While celebrating success ...

Attorney Brent Walker Gives Advice on Being a Plaintiff's Lawyer in Law360 Interview

Aldous \ Walker LLP attorney Brent Walker recently gave an interview to Law360 to give his insight on being a plaintiff’s trial lawyer. Law360 is a widely read and distributed legal news publication ...

Attorney Charla Aldous Selected to the 2017 List of Lawdragon's 500 Leading Lawyers in America

Aldous \ Walker LLP attorney Charla Aldous has dedicated her career to fighting for the rights of injured victims, whether they were an individual wronged by faulty practices or a defective product, ...

Attorney Charla Aldous Profiled in D Magazine as One of the Best Lawyers in Dallas

Throughout attorney Charla Aldous’ career, she has passionately fought for clients throughout the United States who were in desperate need of experienced representation to help them fight for and ...

Attorney Charla Aldous Discusses "You The Jury" on Fox 4

Attorney Charla Aldous spoke about Fox’s brand new show “You The Jury” during an interview on Fox 4 last week. Aldous is one of six attorneys who will argue real-life cases on the show in front of ...

Uber, Lyft Drivers Picking Up Underage Children, Despite Company Policy

The freedom provided by a car is something most teenagers crave, and with Lyft and Uber some don’t even need to wait for a license of their own. Recently, some parents began noticing strange charges ...

Charla Aldous Joins "You The Jury" on FOX This April

Aldous \ Walker LLP attorney Charla Aldous will be joining five other attorneys to argue cases on FOX’s new show, You The Jury . This unscripted show, hosted by FOX News’ Jeanine Piro will feature six ...

Woman Paralyzed in 2015 Crash Files Lawsuit Against Uber, Honda

Sarah Milburn, a 24-year-old woman suffering from quadriplegia, recently filed a lawsuit against the ridesharing service company Uber and the car manufacturer Honda. Back in November of 2015, Milburn ...

Charla Aldous & Brent Walker named to 2017 Best Lawyers in America with Charla Aldous named "Lawyer of the Year"

Aldous\Walker partners Charla Aldous and Brent Walker have been selected by their peers to the 2017 list of The Best Lawyers in America © . Aldous has received the award every year since 2003, and ...

Managing Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a condition that can be encountered in pregnancy in which women without previously diagnosed diabetes exhibit high blood glucose (blood sugar) levels during pregnancy ...

6 Important Facts About Texas' Wrongful Death Statute

If you lost a loved one as a result of a negligence-related accident, you may have considered the possibility of legal action. At Aldous \ Walker, we have proudly represented many families when ...

Most Common Causes of Preventable Commercial Truck Collisions

Commercial Truck crashes are some of the most dangerous collisions on the road, and far too often lead to serious injuries or death. The trucking industry has created a variety of rules and ...

Aldous \ Walker Featured in KXII News 12 Coverage of Man Who Nearly Died in Hot Asphalt

Darrell Allen is suing Calumet Specialty Products Partners for unspecified damages following an asphalt tanker explosion that covered him in liquid asphalt. According to court documents filed in June ...

Spinal Cord Injury Statistics

Spinal cord injuries can be some of the most devastating and life-changing injuries anyone can endure. Depending on the severity and location of the injury, a spinal cord injury can cause paralysis, ...

5 Facts About Post-Traumatic Stress After a Motor Vehicle Accident

Any time a crash occurs, it can be a difficult experience. The fact is, we never expect an accident to happen. Unfortunately, they do happen quite often, sometimes much more often than we would like ...