Jack Urquhart – Of Counsel
Texas Personal Injury Trial Attorney
Jack Urquhart received his undergraduate degree from Williams College and his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1973. He is licensed to practice in U.S. District Courts–the Southern District of Texas, the Northern District of Texas, the Eastern District of Texas, and the Western District of Texas. He is licensed to practice before the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Mr. Urquhart is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas, the Texas Bar College, The Texas Bar Foundation, the Houston Bar Association (Chair of the Professionalism Committee 2010-11), the Houston Bar Foundation, and the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is a Fellow of the ABOTA Foundation.
Mr. Urquhart has held Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating “AV” for 37 years, and he is named a 2020 Texas Super Lawyer by Texas Monthly magazine, which is his 15th such honor.
Mr. Urquhart has been lead trial or lead appellate counsel in important lawsuits in Texas and throughout the nation. Mr. Urquhart most frequently represents clients in the fields of personal injury and commercial litigation.
Areas of Practice
- Complex Personal Injury
- Medical Negligence
- Pharmaceutical Litigation
- Commercial Litigation
- University of Texas School of Law
Authorship & Awards
- Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating “AV”
- Super Lawyer, texas Monthly
Professional Associations and Memberships
- State Bar of Texas
- Texas Bar Foundation
- Texas Bar College
- Houston Bar Association
- Houston Bar Foundation
- American Board of Trial Advocates
- Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
What Makes the Snapka Law Firm, Injury Lawyers Different?
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