Voted TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers Hugh Howerton is a veteran trial lawyer who has specialized in serious personal injury and wrongful death cases since 1987. Hugh received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas in Austin and his J.D. degree from South Texas College of Law in Houston
Here are the highlights of Hugh Howerton’s experience and credentials:
Voted one of the TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers since 2011 by the National Trial Lawyers, a national organization composed of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state. Membership is obtained through special invitation and is extended only to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications, leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and profile as trial lawyers.
AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell legal directory. An “AV” rating is the highest rating awarded to an American attorney for both legal skill and ethical conduct. An “AV” rating is the result of an extensive, confidential review conducted among the legal profession including judges and opposing counsel.
Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Board Certification is a mark of excellence and a distinguishing accomplishment. Board Certification means a lawyer has substantial experience in Personal Injury Trial Law. Board Certified personal injury lawyers earn the right to publicly represent themselves as a specialist in personal injury trial law. Less than 3% of all attorneys in Texas are Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law.
Hugh Howerton has a 10.0 Superb rating from AVVO.com and is recognized as a top personal injury attorney