Welcome to Mestemaker & Straub
Updated: Feb 27, 2018
The Attorneys of Mestemaker & Straub are committed to representing victims of those who inflict injury. We believe in your right to conscientious and devoted legal representation. From the moment you step into our office, you will meet with an associate who will ensure that you obtain the proper legal advice and action. If you are injured in an airplane crash, are the victim of medical malpractice, or only need legal advice, we pledge to treat you courteously and with sincerity.
Our clients include individuals and companies of all sizes. Whatever the nature of your legal matter, we will work hard for you. We offer a free legal advice line to those in Harris County who need legal counseling, guidance or representation.
When you have been injured, it can be difficult to focus on your medical treatment at the same time you need to deal with insurance forms and questions. With Mestemaker & Straub will have an specialized attorney who will deal with the insurance companies while you focus on recovering.
David Mestemaker is the principal attorney at Mestemaker and Straub. His practice focuses on cases where clients have been severely injured or killed by someone else's negligence. David handles cases involving automobile accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home litigation premises liability, toxic tort, etc.
Although most of David's cases settle during litigation, several times each year, David has the opportunity to argue his client's case to a jury or a judge.
During his tenure at Mestemaker & Straub, David has had the opportunity to handle several mass tort cases. In these mass tort cases, David has represented over one thousand clients affected by landfills, industrial fires, leaking underground storage tanks, chemical spills, etc.
Norman Straub is a principal member of Mestemaker and Straub. Norman represents individuals who have been injured or suffered economic damages as a result of another party's actions and/or negligence. Norman's practice focuses on personal injury including medical malpractice, auto and truck accidents, premises liability and wrongful death cases.
Additionally, as a managing partner, Norman has been involved in the litigation and supervision of significant corporate and environmental litigation. The firm of Mestemaker & Straub has for years represented the injured in state and federal courts within and outside of Texas.
The experts at Mestemaker and Straub know that even the most cautious person can fall victim to an accident that comes without warning. One moment you’re fine and going about your daily routine. In an instant, someone else’s carelessness or negligence changes everything forever.
You’re in pain and concerned about your family and job. You may even be clinging to life. What’s going to happen? How will you pay for your medical treatment and what if you can never function independently again?
In life, accidents and injuries can happen at any time. Whether you are at work or driving to the store, there is always a chance that you may be involved in an accident that can change your life in an instant. If you were recently involved in an accident that left you with painful injuries or emotional distress, you may be entitled to file a personal injury lawsuit.
Victims who win or settle their personal injury claims may collect compensation for their:
Lost wages from time taken off of work
Future lost income (for disabling injuries)
Pain and suffering
You may have a great deal on your mind during this difficult time, but your recovery needs to be your first priority. With our attorneys serving as your supportive litigators, you can focus on your rehabilitation while we concentrate on obtaining any compensation to which you are entitled.
At Mestemaker & Straub, our personal injury lawyers are ready to help you. Contact us to set up your initial consultation.