Skilled Personal Injury AttorneysUnparalleled Experience. Proven Results.

After working for one of the largest and most prestigious law firms in the country, John Daspit has the experience to handle your case.

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On the JobAccident?

Find out how we can represent you for on-the-job injury cases in the industrial sector.

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In a MotorVehicle Crash?

If you were injured, we can help you get compensation to help you recover and get back on your feet.

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Have a Personal Injury Case?

Our attorneys can help you recover the unexpected costs of treating your injury, including medical bills, rehabilitation, and lost wages.

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You Don't PayUnless We Win

Because we work only on a contingency-fee basis, until your case is won, we will not charge you for our services.

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Austin Personal Injury Attorney

A serious personal injury can change your life. If you suffered an injury or the loss of a loved one in a careless, avoidable accident, you have the right to pursue financial compensation. Let The Daspit Law Firm help you seek the money that you need and deserve.

After a serious injury, you may feel overwhelmed by medical bills, doctor's visits, and other financial obligations. If someone else is responsible for your suffering, a personal injury claim or lawsuit can help you recover compensation for these costs. Contact our office to learn more about your legal options with The Daspit Law Firm.

Our Commitment to Clients

  • You work one-on-one with an attorney, not a staff member
  • Each client receives the attention his / her case deserves
  • Personalized case strategies to fit the needs of each client

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Boat Accident Injuries
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Help for Victims of Industrial Accidents
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Determining the Cause of a Trucking Accident
18 Wheeler and Big Rig Trucking Accidents
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Uniquely Qualified to Represent You

At The Daspit Law Firm, our personal injury team is uniquely qualified to represent accident victims in Austin, Texas and surrounding areas. Prior to founding The Daspit Law Firm, John Daspit spent many years working for one of the largest and most prestigious law firms in the state, Fulbright & Jaworski. John has gained invaluable experience handling high-stakes business disputes, property contamination cases, truck accident claims, wrongful death claims, and more.

Significant Cases & Experience

BP Texas City Refinery Explosion - In 2005, a catastrophic refinery explosion at BP's Texas City Refinery led to hundreds of severe bodily injury and wrongful death lawsuits. Attorney Daspit devoted nearly 8,000 hours to this case and was an important part of the trial team. Today, John uses this experience to benefit his clients in personal injury, class action and wrongful death cases.

Attorney Daspit represented a pipeline company seeking money based on defective pipe used in the construction of a 455-mile oil pipeline. A favorable settlement was secured the week before trial for an amount of $20.2 million. Attorney fees and other expenses totaled $4.362 million.

Attorney Daspit represented an exploration and production company in a breach of contract lawsuit regarding land in the Eagleford Shale in South Texas. A week-long arbitration hearing resulted in a complete victory for our side, valued at $330 million. Expenses and attorney fees totaled $2.136 million.

Former Insurance Defense Lawyer, Attorney John Daspit

Attorney Daspit is a former insurance defense attorney. This experience gives him a unique perspective and the ability to understand both sides of the courtroom. If you want to seek compensation from an insurance company, you need an attorney who understands the strategies these companies use to avoid payment. As a former insurance defense lawyer, John has an "insider's edge" that gives him a distinct advantage during insurance company claims and lawsuits. Let The Daspit Law Firm put this experience to work for you.

John Daspit earned undergraduate and master's degrees in accounting at the University Of Texas at Austin. After college, he decided to study law at the University of Houston. In the years following law school, John gained invaluable legal experience at Fulbright & Jaworski, where he earned a reputation for excellence in the legal field. During this time, he represented some of the largest companies in the world and handled multi-million dollar cases for these clients.

Today, he uses this knowledge to level the playing field for his clients as an Austin personal injury and wrongful death lawyer. As a trial lawyer, John is known for his personal dedication to each client, high ethical standards, and passion for justice in personal injury law.

You Don’t Pay Us Unless We Win

At The Daspit Law Firm, you don't pay us unless we win your case. We serve our clients on a contingency fee basis, which means that our attorney fees are a percentage of your settlement. We understand the stress and uncertainty of a personal injury and are confident in our ability to procure the compensation that you need. Learn more about our contingent fee solution here.

If you have suffered a serious injury in Austin, Texas, contact The Daspit Law Firm today for a free evaluation of your case. During your evaluation, we can help you understand your legal rights and options with our team.

We are committed to recovering full and fair compensation for accident victims, so contact us now and see what The Daspit Law Firm can do for your case.

Get to Know Our Team

  • John Daspit

    Attorney John Daspit grew up in Texas before going to college at the University of Texas at Austin, where he received Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Accounting. After college, John returned home to go to law school at ...

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  • Robert Morse

    Robert Morse was raised in a small rice farming community outside of Sour Lake, Texas before attending Texas A&M University where he received his B.B.A. in Finance. After college, Robert managed litigation and fraud ...

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  • Evan Kramer

    Evan Kramer has been a trial lawyer in Texas for more than twenty-five years. He grew up on a farm in the Texas Panhandle, but moved to Houston in 1981 to attend Rice University on a National Merit Scholarship. After graduating ...

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  • Michael Grinsfelder

    Attorney Michael Grinsfelder grew up in Texas before going to college to play Division I NCAA soccer at American University in Washington, DC. There he received two bachelor’s degrees in Political Science and Communication, ...

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  • Christopher Morrell

    Christopher Morrell was born and raised in Southeast Texas where he attended public schools, graduating from Port Neches-Groves high school. While in junior high and high school he participated in soccer and other sports. Also ...

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  • Kiernan McAlpine

    Attorney Kiernan McAlpine is a native Texan. In 2005, Kiernan graduated summa cum laude from Middlebury College in Vermont where he majored in Political Science. After graduating from Middlebury with high honors, he earned his ...

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  • David Sanders

    People say it’s the journey that matters most and I’ve found that to be true. I was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and I grew up in Marshall, Texas in the thick piney woods region. I come from a family with a lot of ...

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  • Steven Stratso

    Attorney Steven Stratso grew up in Texas before attending college at the University Of North Texas and attending law school at Oklahoma City School Of Law. While in law school, Mr. Stratso held the elected position as Secretary of ...

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  • Brandon Schilter

    ** Awaiting Texas Bar Admission ** Success stems from hard work, sacrifice, and an indomitable spirit. It is not given freely and it does not occur randomly. It is earned. Brandon comes from a long line of working class people and ...

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  • Tom Landry

    *Awaiting results of the July 2015 Texas Bar Exam Tom Landry grew up in South East Texas in a Blue-collar Union household. Tom learned at very early age the value of a hard day’s work and the struggles involved in providing ...

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