John C. Ginn is a partner with the law firm of Smith, McDowell, Ginn in Sulphur Springs. He has a general personal injury practice and is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law and by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Civil Trial Advocate. He has served as chairman of the District 1A Grievance Committee and is a past member of the Professionalism Committee of the State Bar of Texas. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and formerly served as a director of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association. His practice includes catastrophic injury and death cases as well as complex criminal and family law litigation. He is responsible for the largest injury jury verdict in Lamar County history. Several of Mr. Ginn's case results have received statewide and national news coverage. He lives in Sulphur Springs, Texas with his wife, Eydie, and their three children.
Super Lawyer 2005-2016
National Board of Legal Specialty Certification
John C. Ginn named to Super Lawyers five consecutive years
Admitted: 1989, Texas
Professional Webpage: www.easttexaslaw.com/partners/john?c?ginn.html
President Elect for the Baylor Law Alumni Association 2011-2012, President -elect, Baylor University Law Alumni Association, 2011
Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialiazation in Personal Injury Trial Law, Certified As a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Licensed to Practice in the District of Columbia since 1992
Texas Bar Foundation Life Fellow, American Board of Trial Advocates, Chairman of the District 1A Grievance Committee 2004-2005, Past member of the Professionalism Committee of the State Bar of Texas, Former President of The Northeast Texas Bar Association, Former Director or the Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Serves as General Counsel for Lake Country CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), an organization of volunteers appointed by the court to protect the rights of children involved in adversarial family proceedings.