Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 04, 2012
Houston personal injury attorney Hugh Howerton has been selected one of the TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers in 2011 by the National Trial Lawyers. Hugh represents injured people and specializes in personal injury and wrongful death cases involving traumatic brain injury, trucking accidents, car accidents and gas explosion cases.
The National Trial Lawyers is 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 of leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and profile as civil plaintiff or criminal defense trial lawyers.
"It's a great honor and I am absolutely humbled by it" says Howerton.
Howerton has been practicing personal injury trial law for twenty four years; although he practices law in Houston, he represents injured people all over the state of Texas and across the U.S.A.
Hugh Howerton is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and has been awarded an "AV" rating by the Martindale-Hubbell legal directory. An "AV" rating is the highest rating awarded for both legal skill and ethical conduct. Less than 5% of all attorneys in America have an AV rating.
Hugh Howerton graduated from the University of Texas with B.A. in History and obtained his law degree from South Texas College of Law in Houston, Texas.
When he is not raising teenaged children he serves on the national board of directors for a child-advocate organization called Justice for Children, mentors elementary school children in Houston and serves as an usher for his church.
If you need a personal injury attorney visit Hugh's website at http://www.hughhowerton.com or call (713) 984-9848.