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Aftermath of a Natural Disaster: Lessons Learned from Katrina, Rita & Ike
Saturday, September 2, 2017

After having the unfortunate opportunity to represent clients recovering from Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Ike, I know that the first urge is to get into homes and businesses and start ripping out waterlogged carpets, ruined furniture and start repairs. However, those with applicable homeowners, flood and business insurance will face another issue: delays in accessing their insurance money.

Hurricane Harvey: What to Know About Filing an Insurance Claim
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

First, the law DOES NOT APPLY to claims under policies of insurance issued by the Texas Windstorm Insurance Administration (TWIA - Windstorm) or Federal Emergency Act (FEMA - Flood). With that said, many policy holders in Southeast Texas have private homeowner policies (State Farm, Allstate, Farmers, etc) that may cover losses from this disaster. The law also applies to business claims for property damage, lost inventory and business interruption which are typically not written by TWIA.

Personally Speaking with...David P. Wilson
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

​Equity partner, David P. Wilson has been with Provost Umphrey Law Firm as an attorney since 1991. He is certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and is licensed to practice law in Texas, Louisiana and Ohio. Wilson commonly represents injured offshore oil workers, seaman, and railroad workers. Wilson has a unique background in that he served eight years in the United States Air Force and worked in television news before going to law school.