Recap: $13M Wrongful Death Verdict

Sep 15, 2023 | Firm News, Train Accidents, Wrongful Death

Williams Hart & Boundas partners Jim Hart and Sean McCarthy joined fellow Houston plaintiffs’ attorney Carlos Leon as co-counsel on a wrongful death case in El Paso, Texas, that resulted in an outstanding $13M verdict. 

The lawsuit was filed by The Leon Law Firm after a home health care worker for New Mission Home Care LLC was struck by a train while transporting clients in September 2019. In July, a district court jury in El Paso County returned a verdict assigning $1 million in damages to Union Pacific Railroad Co. and $12 million in damages to New Mission Home Care LLC.  Personal injury attorney Carlos Leon discussed the case with Texas Lawyer at

Houston Wrongful Death Lawyers

The attorneys at Williams Hart & Boundas are committed to helping victims recover. We’ve represented clients in wrongful death cases for decades, ensuring they receive the long-term support they’re entitled to for the loss of their loved one.

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