Wildfires

Wildfires

Wildfires can move with alarming speed. The Wenholz Law Firm's rapid response to this kind of disaster aids our client's rebuilding process. The firm is currently representing dozens of families damaged by the Bastrop Complex wildfire and the Spicewood wildfire.

Bastrop Complex Wildfire

The Court has indicated that the first test case of approximately 40 cases will be tried on March 10, 2014. These cases were chosen to correspond to the northern most origin, commonly referred to as the Schwantz Ranch Fire. Currently, mediation is scheduled to commence in August, 2013.

Below is a copy of the current Master Petition outlining the allegations against Asplundh Tree Experts and BBEC, as well as some other helpful documents. If you have any questions about the case or have any difficulty accessing these documents, please let us know.

Master Petition
Forest Service Report
Personal Property Inventory Form
Exterior Building Questionnaire

Spicewood Wildfire Litigation

The Wenholz Law Firm filed the first lawsuit against Pedernales Electric Cooperative alleging negligence in securing a high voltage line, which caused the blaze. This is consistent with the Travis County Fire Marshal Report. Below are copies of the lawsuit and Fire Marshal's Report for your information.

Lawsuit
Fire Marshal Report

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