Lawyers Helping People

Whether you’ve been seriously injured in an automobile accident, or one of your loved ones has been under the care of a medical facility that may have practiced negligently, the lawyers at Carter & Valle are dedicated to providing you with caring representation you can count on and the aggressive determination to get the compensation and justice you deserve! Our wide range of practices areas ensures that our knowledgeable team of lawyers can handle your case with the expertise it needs!



Trucking

With the presence of semi-trucks on the rise, accidents between automobiles and big rigs are also increasing.These accidents often result in serious damages, injuries, and even fatalities. Compliance with state and federal requirements, modern technology such as “black boxes”, and satellite tracking are often crucial to establishing liability for damages caused in the collisions. At Carter & Valle, we are knowledgeable about the trucking industry and the federal regulations governing them, which in return helps us assist our clients who have been injured by their practices.

Dog Attacks

Each year, there are more than 850,000 dog bites requiring medical attention, and over four million dog bites yearly – ranging from minor nips to severe maulings resulting in serious bodily injury and even death. If you have been bitten by a dog, you may have a case against the owner to provide you with the compensation that you need to handle medical expenses, emotional distress and trauma, and even lost of wages from absence at work. The dedicated attorneys at The Carter & Valle Law Firm will aggressively pursue dog attack victims’ rights, and ensure that the guilty party takes responsibility.



Government and Municipal Claims

The Carter & Valle Law Firm has extensive experience in representing clients against governmental entities and municipalities in personal injury suits and other tort liability cases. Our attorneys are well versed in all aspects of potential governmental liability and the defenses governments and municipalities may raise under the New Mexico Tort Claims Act and Federal Tort Claims Act. It’s our mission to help guide you through this difficult time, and provide you with compensation that is rightly yours!

Insurance Law & Unfair Practices

The Carter & Valle Law Firm represents clients in disputes with insurance companies under all types of first and third-party policies, from simple auto liability cases to complicated extra-contractual claims and declaratory judgment actions. If you’re finding yourself in an unfortunate situation where yours or the party at fault’s insurance company is not providing you with what you’re entitled to, call the attorneys at Carter & Valle Law Firm who won’t stop until justice is served and you receive the compensation you need!



Medical Malpractice / Medical Negligence / Nursing Home Negligence

According to the Institute of Medicine, medical mistakes are responsible for between 48,000 and 100,000 unnecessary deaths each year. Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare provider – doctor, hospital, chiropractor, therapist, or other individual or entity licensed to provide medical care or treatment, fails to do what a competent doctor would have done, resulting in injuries, disabilities, or birth defects. If you or a loved one may have been a victim of medical malpractice or negligence, contact The Carter & Valle Law Firm immediately to preserve your rights!

Personal Injuries

If you or a loved one was seriously injured due to a vehicle collision, animal attack, slip and fall accident, wrongful death, or faulty design/maintenance issue, the attorneys at Carter & Valle Law Firm are here to help! The last thing you need to be worried about is dealing with insurance companies, enterprises, and third parties trying hassle you about your claim! Let us work fiercely to get you what is rightfully yours, so that you can take the necessary steps towards a full recovery.



Premises Liability

Owners and occupiers of buildings and land have certain duties to prevent injuries to those who are on their property. We have represented endless clients pursuing claims involving retail establishments, home and apartment owners, and other public and business facilities. Such claims may arise from improper or inadequate design, maintenance or security of the building, parking lot or other areas. Let us help you build your premise liability case, so you can get the compensation you need to return to your life.

Wrongful Death

When wrongful conduct, whether intentional or unintentional, has caused the death of a loved one, the attorneys at Carter & Valle Law Firm are here to listen and to help. While nothing can stop the pain and loss that families and loved ones experience, those who caused the harm should be held responsible. When you choose the Carter & Valle Law Firm, you get an experienced team that will not only fight for you but also provide you with the support needed to help you get through this difficult time. The Carter & Valle Law Firm will make sure that your voice is heard and help you hold those at fault accountable.



Vehicle Collisions

It’s our mission at Carter & Valle to fight for justice after your vehicle collision! Whether you were involved in a drunk driving accident or a collision with an uninsured motorist, we’ll fight to get you the compensation you need to pay for vehicle damages, medical bills, and lost wages. We’ll advocate for you while you take the time to recover from any physical injuries or emotional trauma suffered as a result of someone else’s negligence. From rental car arrangements to hit and runs, we have the knowledgeable professionals to pursue your case with confidence!