REPRESENTING THOSE HARMED BY OTHERS
PRACTICE AREAS | Personal Injuries & Wrongful Deaths caused by 18-Wheeler & Commercial Trucking Collisions, Automobile Accidents, Oil & Gas Industry Accidents, Construction Site Accidents, or by Defective Products.
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS & ADVANCED DEGREES
National Board Certification in Truck Accident Law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (1 of only 9 in Texas, 1 of 37 in the US)
National Board Certification in Civil Trial Law from the National Board of Trial Advocacy
Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Steve is one of the rare lawyers nationally – and one of only a handful in the state of Texas – to earn the degree of Master of Laws in trial advocacy from Temple University, which is consistently ranked as the nation’s leading trial advocacy program.
RECENT HONORS & AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE PRACTICE OF LAW
Named to the Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers by Thomas Reuters and featured in Texas Monthly magazine (2003-2013, 2015-present) With 80,000 licensed attorneys in Texas, being named as one of the Top 100 is truly an honor.
Selected to Best Lawyers in America® (2013-present) by BL Rankings, LLC based on work for plaintiffs in significant personal injury cases.
Received an AVVO® Rating of Perfect 10 by Martindale-Avvo.
Rated as AV-Preeminent – Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™, which have been recognizing lawyers for their strong legal ability and high ethical standards for more than a century.
Received the 7th Annual Outstanding Trial Lawyer of the Year Award by Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association for outstanding service and representation of plaintiffs in personal injury litigation.
Presented with the annual Professionalism Award from the College of the State Bar of Texas and the Professional Award from the Tarrant County Bar Association – the only member to be honored by receiving both awards.
Received the 2018 Tarrant County Bench Bar Big Heart Award by the Tarrant County Bar Association.
Steve is a recipient of the U.S. Army’s Commendation Medal; Steve is married and has three children.
SOUGHT-AFTER SPEAKER: TRUCKING ACCIDENT INJURY CASES
?Because of his reputation and experience in the area of truck accident law, Steve is regularly asked to speak and present, as an expert, nationally, to groups of truck accident attorneys and industry professionals.