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  • Personal Injury
    Personal Injury Board Certified Specialist in Personal Injury by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

    The Friday Law Firm represents people who are seriously injured each year as the result of negligence on the part of another person or organization.
  • Personal Injury
    Personal Injury Board Certified Specialist in Personal Injury by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

    The Friday Law Firm represents people who are seriously injured each year as the result of negligence on the part of another person or organization.
  • Family Law
    Family Law We built our practice and reputation on a commitment to personal service and attention, combined with a dedication to apply the highest standards of legal excellence to every case we handle.

What to do if you are in an accident

You will find may suggestions in this article of what to do in the event you are injured in an accident. Please read carefully as this can possibly weight heavy on the outcome of your case. This article will cover such topics as:

  • Preserving The Evidence
  • Resolving Your Property Damage
    (Vehicle Collision Cases)
  • Documenting Lost Income
  • Medical Treatment
  • Using Your Insurance
  • Using Helpful Resources
  • Communicating With Your Attorneys
  • Controlling Case Costs
  • Settlement
  • Litigation
Texas Board of Legal Specialization

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Injured Clients

Vehicle collision clients - Do not discuss any aspect of the collision or your injuries with the defendant or the adjuster for the defendant’s insurance company. Simply put, anything you say can and will be used against you to reduce the value of your claim.

Transporation Problems?
We can help.

Family Law

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Modifications
  • Contempt
  • Adoptions
  • Name Changes
  • Protective Orders
  • Child Support
  • Grandparent Rights
  • Juvenile Cases

Recent Case Results

Eighteen Wheeler Wreck

Our client was a truck driver stopped on the shoulder to inspect his rig in central Texas. He was then struck by an irresponsible driver severely injuring him.

Awarded
$1.0 Million Dollars
Atty. Fees & Exp. $238,248

Wrongful Death 18 Wheeler

This case involved a young man that was traveling home at night when his vehicle struck a trailer being backed across the road, killing him instantly.

Awarded
$1.2 Million Dollars
Atty. Fees & Exp. $490,000

Railroad Personal Injury

A railroad locomotive engine negligently hit a switchman and his leg had to be amputated.

Awarded
$3.2 Million Dollars
Atty. Fees & Exp. $860,000

Firm Overview

Friday law Form group shotThough diverse, the Friday Law Firm based in Sulphur Springs Texas is primarily devoted to serious personal injury and family law. The law firm's litigation emphasis is in the representation of personal injury victims, deceptive trade practices, insurance coverage issues and insurance company bad faith matters. We also represent the City of Sulphur Springs, Texas and the City of Commerce regarding prosecution of their respective Municipal Court dockets. In addition to our extensive personal injury and municipal practice, we handle all aspects of family law and general civil litigation.

Larry Friday, attorney and owner of the Friday Law Firm has created close personal relationships that we have built with our clients here in Sulphur Springs, Texas and other cities throught Texas. Our resolve to maintain those relationships will be a material consideration in connection with what we believe will be the significant growth of our firm during the next few years.

Firm Staff

  • Larry Friday
  • Brent McQueen
  • Toni Hutcherson
Larry Friday

Larry Friday is a 1995 graduate of the South Texas College of Law. He began his practice in 1995 with the Houston based personal injury and civil litigation firm of Robert Kennedy and Associates, later named Matthews & Kennedy. Mr. Friday moved to Sulphur Springs in January of 1997, became board certified as a specialist in personal injury in 2002 and now practices exclusively in personal injury, civil litigation and family law.

  • Areas Of Practice:
    • Personal Injury
    • General Civil Litigation
    • Bar Admissions:
    • Texas, 1996
    • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1996
    • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas 2008
  • Education:
    • South Texas College of Law, Houston, TX, December, 1995 J.D.
    • Honors: Awarded a full 3 year scholarship to South Texas College of Law
    • Major: Graduated from the National Institute for Trial Advocacy June 19, 1999
    • University of Houston, Houston, Texas, December, 1992
    • B.S. in Finance
    • Honors: Cum Laude
    • Honors: With Honors, President of the Financial Management Association
    • Minor: Accounting
    • Certifications/Specialties:
    • Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Professional Associations and Memberships:
    • State Bar of Texas, May 3, 1996 - Present
    • American Bar Association, May 3, 1996 - Present
    • Hopkins County Bar Association, January 7, 1997 - Present
    • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, January 5, 1999 - Present
Brent McQueen

General Job Duties/Fucntions:
Brent McQueen has been employed as an investigator and paralegal with the Friday Law Firm for thirteen years. In this capacity, he conducts investigative functions necessary to ascertain and document liability, damages, and causation. These functions include photographic and video documentation of accident scenes and damaged property, interviewing clients and witnesses, and performance of background and asset investigations. He also performs administrative functions necessary to prepare personal injury cases for settlement. Such functions include obtaining necessary medical and loss wage documentation, analysis of the appropriate settlement authority, preparation of settlement demand packages, settlement negotiations with insurance adjusters and defense attorneys, analysis and resolution of subrogation, medical, and government liens.

Education:
After graduating from North Hopkins High School in 1993, Brent attended Panola College on a full debate scholarship. While at Panola, he was the State Phi Rho Pi Lincoln Douglas Debate champion and was a member of the NDT debate team that placed third at the national tournament. He was elected President of the Student Government Association and served as Vice President of the Texas Junior College Student Government Association. Upon completion of the associates degree program at Panola College, Brent continued his education at Texas A&M University at Commerce, where he studied Political Science with a Legal Emphasis. Additionally, he continues his education thru numerous continued education courses related to the adjustment of insurance claims in compliance with the requirements of his insurance adjuster’s license.

Adjuster’s License:
Brent holds a Public Insurance Adjuster license with the Texas Department of Insurance.

Community Involvement and Interests:

Brent served two terms as an elected Trustee on the North Hopkins ISD School Board. He volunteers his time as a youth baseball and basketball coach and is a member of the Northeast Texas Livestock Association. However, his most cherished time is

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Toni Hutcherson

Toni Hutcherson has been employed as a paralegal for 20 years and has extensive knowledge and training in family law, personal injury and criminal law. Toni has assisted in over 200 trials including personal injury cases involving 18 wheelers, wrongful death suits, contested family law matters and capital murder trials.

In 1991, after many years in manufacturing, Toni attended Grayson County College in Denison, Texas where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with an Associate of Applied Science degree with an emphasis on Legal Assistance. Toni won the West Publishing Award for Legal Research in 1993. She has attended many key personnel seminars and had training as a witness/victim coordinator for the State of Texas.

In Toni’s current position as Legal Assistant /Office Manager for The Friday Law Firm she is responsible for document preparation, case fillings, scheduling, research, and trial preparation in personal injury and family law cases. Her office manager duties include accounting, case management, billing and disbursement of funds.

Toni has been married for 25 years and has a large family consisting of both biological and adopted children. She enjoys cooking for family gatherings and spending time with grandchildren.