Gary Lee is listed in Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers, A National Register, where he has been rated AV (the highest rating) for his legal ability and ethical standards by his peers for over 20 years. He has been featured by H Texas Magazine as one of Houston's "Top Lawyers for the People" since 2005 and as one of Houston's "Top Lawyers" since 2006. He has been voted one of the "Top Lawyers in Texas" by The Legal Network since 2013, and one of the "10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys" in Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Personal Injury attorneys? since 2015, and was listed as one of the "Top 100 Civil Trial Lawyers" by the National Trial Lawyers in 2017.
He is known throughout the community as an attorney who fights for his clients and has a soft spot in his heart for the underdog.
Gary Lee is licensed by the Texas Supreme Court to practice in all state courts. He is also licensed to practice in the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Courts - Southern District of Texas and Northern District of Texas.
Areas of Practice:
Admiralty & Maritime Law Business & Commercial Law Contracts Business Organizations Class Actions -- Plaintiff Construction Law Trusts Wills Litigation & Appeals Personal Injury Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff Products Liability Law Medical Malpractice Railroad Worker Injury/FELA Toxic Torts Aviation Trial Law Insurance Litigation Business Litigation Corporate Filings
80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Texas, 1970 U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1970 U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1994 U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1973 U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1981 U.S. Supreme Court, 1981
University of Houston Law Center, Houston, Texas, 1970 J.D. West Texas State University, Canyon, Texas B.S.
Honors and Awards:
Listed, Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers - Rated AV? Preeminent? (5 out of 5) by Martindle-Hubbell for over 20 years! H Texas Magazine, One of Houston's "Top Lawyers for the People", 2005 - Present H Texas Magazine, One of Houston's "Top Lawyers", 2006 - Present The Legal Network, "Top Lawyers in Texas", 2013 - Present American Institute of Personal Injury attorneys?, "10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys" in Client Satisfaction, 2015 - Present National Trial Lawyer, "Top 100 Civil Trial Lawyers," 2017
Professional Associations and Memberships:
State Bar of Texas Member Houston Bar Association Member Houston Trial Lawyers Association Member Texas Trial Lawyers Association Member American Association for Justice Member Houston Bar Foundation Fellow Member National Trial Lawyer