John Ginn

Smith McDowell Ginn, Attorneys at Law
PO Box 493
Sulphur Springs, TX 75483

John C. Ginn is a partner of Smith McDowell Ginn Attorneys At Law in Sulphur Springs, TX. He is licensed in Texas and the District of Columbia. He has a general personal injury practice and is board certified by:

  • The Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law
  • The National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Civil Trial Advocate

Mr. Ginn 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. Mr. Ginn has been named one of the top 100 trial attorneys in the state by the National Trial Lawyers from 2012 to 2019.

Mr. Ginn has been named a Super Lawyer in Texas Monthly magazine for the past 16 consecutive years, starting in 2005. He has also received an AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubble.

Mr. Ginn is a graduate of Baylor University School of Law and served as President of the Baylor Law Alumni Association from 2012 to 2013.

Mr. Ginn lives in Sulphur Springs, TX, with his wife. They have three grown children.

Practice Areas

His practice includes:

  • Catastrophic injury and death cases
  • Complex criminal litigation
  • Family law

Mr. Ginn is responsible for the largest injury jury verdict in Lamar and Hopkins County history. Several of his cases have received statewide and nationwide news coverage.