Troy Pradia

The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C
1415 North Loop West Suite 305
Houston, TX 77008
713-752-2300
www.coxpradialaw.com


Troy J. Pradia is a founding Partner of The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C., and has been licensed to practice law since 2001. Pradia was educated on how to be an effective litigator from his mentors Craig Washington, Sarnie Randle, Jr. and Theadore Andrews. Throughout his career, Pradia has remained humble and appreciative of all the people who helped shape his legal career. "TP," as Troy is affectionately known, has represented the common people who needed a hand in tackling the large corporations and Fortune 500 Insurance Companies. Early on in his legal career, Pradia started his own law firm, The Law Offices of Troy J. Pradia, and had tremendous success.

In 2008, Pradia began litigating personal injury cases with Jonathan H. Cox, and in 2010 they finally joined forces and created The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. then introduced a legal marketing brand, BigCityAccidents.com, to the Houston community to make people aware of a competent law firm who could make those "TOO BIG TO FAIL" corporations pay for their negligent acts. The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. and BigCityAccidents.com have assisted thousands of clients in their quest to receive just compensation for their personal injuries. The goal of The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. is to become the largest African American personal injury law firm in the State of Texas over the next five years. Our Motto is "WE ARE TRIAL LAWYERS AND NOT CLAIMS ADJUSTERS AND WE WILL TAKE THE FIGHT TO THE COURTS."

Troy J. PradiaPradia and The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. are also committed to giving back to the community. During Thanksgiving 2013, The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. provided Thanksgiving dinner to more than 200 people at "The Bread of Life," a nonprofit homeless shelter, which is associated with St. John's United Methodist Church in Downtown Houston. The firm will continue to provide Thanksgiving meals for "The Bread of Life" on an annual basis because it's the right thing to do. The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. also donated over 300 backpacks to elementary and middle school students returning to school in Houston in August 2013. The future is very bright for Pradia and The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C. Pradia believes in giving back to the community and because of all the blessings bestowed upon him, he will continue to pay it forward.

PRACTICE AREAS

Civil Litigation
Personal Injury
Wrongful Death
Premises Liability
Products Liability
Nursing Home Negligence
Complex Criminal Matters

EXPERIENCE

Managing Partner with The Cox Pradia Law Firm, P.L.L.C./ A Joint Venture from 2008 to present
Managing Partner The Pradia Law Firm, P.C., 2008 to present
Managing Partner Law Offices of Troy J. Pradia from 2001-2007
Associated with the Craig Washington Law Firm from 2001- 2004
Law Clerk with Burrow & Parrott, L.L.P., 1999
Law Clerk with Harris County Houston Sports Authority 1999
Law Clerk with Theadore R. Andrews Law Firm 1998

EDUCATION

Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, J.D. 2000
Texas Southern University, B.A. Political Science, Minor History 1991

BAR MEMBERSHIPS & COURT ADMISSIONS

Texas Bar, 2001
Southern District of Texas
Southern District of New York
Northern District of Alabama
Eastern District of Texas
Northern District of Texas

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Houston Lawyers Association
National Bar Association
American Trial Lawyers Association
100 Black Men of America- Houston Chapter-Chair Economic Development Committee-2008
Judge-Thurgood Marshall School of Law-Oral Arguments 2006 to present
Texas Southern University Alumnus Life Member
Speaker Houston Independent School District Career Day
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
United Way Texas Gulf Coast-Loaned Executive 2000
Committee to Elect Lee Brown Mayor of Houston-Paper on Crime 1997
Campaign Volunteer State Representative Garnett Coleman 1996
City of Pearland, Texas Planning and Zoning Commission-Term 2015-2019
Texas Southern University National Alumni Advisory Committee-Term 2016 to Present
Texas Southern University-Thurgood Marshall School of Law Dean Search Committee-Term 2016 to Present

AWARDS

Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers Association