“A Full-Service Law Firm For All Of Life’s Legal Needs”
We are committed to helping people get results and find solutions to all of their legal problems. That commitment is evident in all parts of the firm’s law practice, which includes personal injury, family law, criminal defense and commercial law. Founded on Galveston Island, we are proud to be a part of the strength and heritage of this community.
Boating & Maritime Accidents
Tylka Law handles everything from simple watercraft accidents to longshoreman and large oil-rigging claims.
- Offshore Oil Rig & Platform Accidents
- Seaman and Longshoreman Accidents
- Boating and Personal Watercraft Accidents
- PWC Orifice Injuries
- Commercial Fishing Accidents
- Maritime Wrongful Death
- Dock Worker Injuries
- Jones Act
18-Wheeler & Motor Vehicle
If a negligent driver has cost your loved one his or her life, we can help you pursue justice and compensation by pursuing a wrongful death claim.
- Commercial Semi-Trucking Accidents
- 18-Wheeler Accidents
- Causes of 18-Wheeler Accidents
- Fatal Semi-Truck Accidents
- Truck Driver Error/Under the Influence
- What to do in an Accident
- Car Wrecks
- Fatal Auto Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Bicycle Accidents
- Distracted Drivers
- Drunk Driving Accidents & DUIs
- Vehicle Rollovers
- Uninsured/Underinsured Drivers
Tylka Law can shield you from the many expenses that personal injury can bring by litigating your case.
- Premises/Property Liability
- Child Injuries/Day Care Injuries
- Aviation Accidents
- Helicopter Accidents
- Nursing Home Accidents
- Product Defects
- Defective Tires
Doctors, hospitals, nurses, medical labs and pharmacists do not like to admit making mistakes, yet medical mistakes do happen. When medical professionals fail to meet an accepted standard of care, and that failure causes serious injury or wrongful death, that is medical malpractice.
- Emergency Room Errors
- Failure to Diagnose/Misdiagnosis
- Pharmaceutical Errors
- Pharmaceutical Litigation
- Surgical Errors
A workplace accident — especially one involving serious injury or wrongful death — can be devastating for the worker and the family. Workplace accidents are unfortunately all too common.
- Construction Accidents
- Common Industrial Injuries
- Chemical Leaks & Spills
- Oil & Gas Accidents
- Railroad & FELA Claims
- Scaffolding Injuries
- Fatal Work Accidents
- Plant & Refinery Accidents
- Plant & Refinery Explosions
Injuries such as paralysis or TBIs have lifelong impact on individuals and families.
- Neck Fractures
- Hip/Pelvis Fractures
- Burn Injuries
- Spinal Cord Injuries
- Head Injuries
- Traumatic Brain Injuries
- Skull Fractures
If you have been arrested, you need a criminal defense attorney right away. A criminal defense lawyer can help lessen your charges or even get charges thrown out.
- DWI (Driving While Intoxicated)
- DUI (Driving Under the Influence)
- Burn Injuries
- Drug Possession
- Drug Crimes
Simple resolution and settlements are not always possible. Even when the parties agree, you need to be assured that your best interests are fully protected.
- High Asset Divorce
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Modifications of Legal Orders
- Paternity Matters
- Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
- Division of Assets and Property
Commercial & Business Law
Business owners and customers of those businesses often face violations of contract, non-payment, and deceptive trade practices. Texas commercial law attorney Larry Tylka can resolve any issue.
Mediation (sometimes known as “Arbitration”) is a form of alternate dispute resolution. Mediation is typically far less expensive than a standard lawsuit, and the resolution tends to be agreeable between both parties. Learn more here.
Wrongful Death Claims
The loss of a loved one is one of the worst events that can happen to a family. To lose them to an accident only complicates and compounds the loss. Families are often overwhelmed by the emotions involved, as well as by the anxiety that comes with medical expenses, funeral bills and loss of income.
Windstorm & Flood Insurance Claims
If your Insurance Dispute Law Firmfor wind damage or flooding has been rejected or delayed, you are certainly not alone. Homeowners and businesses across Texas routinely experience delay, denial or lowball offers when they file claims after a hurricane, hailstorm or flood.
Bad Faith & Insurance Disputes
You purchase an insurance policy as protection, hoping you will never need it. The insurance companies gladly take your premiums, also hoping you never invoke the policy. Only after you file a claim do you find out that insurance is a rigged game.