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The Shelton Law Firm - Houston, TX

Houston Admiralty & Maritime Law Firm
2777 Allen Parkway14th FloorHouston, TX 77019-2129
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Personal injury attorney Michael E. Shelton, founder of The Shelton Law Firm in Houston, Texas, has a wealth of contacts in businesses and workers' unions, and personal experience working on an oil rig, giving him a unique understanding of how serious accidents and catastrophic injuries occur in the offshore, pipeline and construction industries. 

As a testament to Mr. Shelton's almost 40 years of experience and impeccable reputation in the legal community, he has been awarded an...

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Personal injury attorney Michael E. Shelton, founder of The Shelton Law Firm in Houston, Texas, has a wealth of contacts in businesses and workers' unions, and personal experience working on an oil rig, giving him a unique understanding of how serious accidents and catastrophic injuries occur in the offshore, pipeline and construction industries. 

As a testament to Mr. Shelton's almost 40 years of experience and impeccable reputation in the legal community, he has been awarded an AV peer rating* from Martindale-Hubbell. This means that his fellow attorneys rank him at the highest level of legal ability, ethics and professional excellence.

Michael E. Shelton established The Shelton Law Firm in 1974 to litigate complex personal injury cases in Texas, Louisiana and throughout the United States. Mr. Shelton focuses his efforts on behalf of workers whose lives have been changed by injuries sustained during dangerous duty on oil and gas pipelines, construction sites, industrial accidents, refinery explosions, maritime accidents and trucking accidents.

Mr. Shelton obtained his Juris Doctorate from the South Texas College of Law and was admitted to practice in Texas in 1974. He is also licensed to practice in the state of Louisiana and before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of Texas, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Louisiana, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits and the U.S. Supreme Court. 

Mr. Shelton is a member of the Houston Bar Association and the Louisiana Association for Justice, and is a Life Fellow with the Texas Bar Association.

A native and lifelong Texan, Mr. Shelton worked on cattle farms and oil rigs prior to becoming a lawyer. He enjoys his work immensely and takes pride in fighting for justice for working people. When you sit down to discuss your accident injury with him, you are speaking with one of your own. He is knowledgeable, experienced and aggressive in the protection of your rights. For a free initial consultation with The Shelton Law Firm, call toll free: 877-771-6139.

* AV is a registered certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies. The "A" signifies the highest level of legal ability, while the "V" denotes very high adherence to the professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability and diligence. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards. The ratings of Mr. Ates are the highest in both categories. Moreover, regarding those who have earned an "AV Preeminent" rating – less than five percent qualify.

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2777 Allen Parkway14th FloorHouston, TX 77019-2129
Phone
281-506-0120877-771-6139 (Toll Free)
Fax
713-400-4086
Offers Free Initial Consultation
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Houston Construction Accident Attorney
Houston personal injury lawyer Michael E. Shelton protects your rights in construction accident cases. Call The Shelton Law Firm toll free for a free consultation. 877-771-6139.
South Texas Maritime Injury Lawyer
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Texas Trucking Accident Lawyer
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If you were seriously injured by someone else's negligence on a Texas highway or at work, you should contact Houston attorney Michael E. Shelton immediately, toll free. 877-771-6139.
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281-506-0120
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877-771-6139 (Toll Free)
Fax:
713-400-4086
2777 Allen Parkway14th FloorHouston, TX 77019-2129