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Brian H. Crockett

Brian H. Crockett

Crockett Law P.C.
  • Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation
  • Illinois, Texas
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Summary

Before becoming a trial lawyer, Brian served as a Soldier and officer in the United States Army. For meritorious service, during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Brian was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for his role in the Iraqi referendum and national election. Today, Brian continues to serve those who do not have a voice against corporations and insurance companies. Mr. Crockett’s primary focus has been representing Texans who have been harmed in their community. He is not afraid to take on big corporations, insurance companies and their team of lawyers. He developed this mindset from his time in the military, where service member protect those who cannot protect themselves. Mr. Crockett’s successes in court, settlements and mediations, on behalf of his clients, is tightly connected with his diverse background as a psychological operation specialist, a commissioned officer and leader of Soldiers in the United States Army. Over the past decade, he has had the distinguished opportunity of serving this Nation during peacetime and combat operations overseas. His military awards and decorations includes the Bronze Star Medal, Army Commendation Medal (one-oak-leaf-cluster), the Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Iraqi Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Army Service Ribbon, and the Army Overseas Service Ribbon.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    1 Hour
  • Contingent Fees
    33% to 45%
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
Texas
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken
Professional Experience
Owner/Attorney
Crockett Law P.C.
- Current
OC/T – Observer Controller Trainer
United States Army Reserve
- Current
Responsible for training OC/T officers and enlisted soldiers in understanding and performing observation, controlling and training of senior officers and enlisted command teams to execute contingency international/domestic operations around the world.
Attorney
Newton, Jones & Spaeth
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At Newton, Jones & Spaeth, Mr. Crockett handled a wide range of complex litigation matters to include personal injury, wrongful death, traumatic brain injury, car accident, construction defects, bad-faith insurance, consumer fraud and deceptive trade practice act cases.
Lexis/Nexis Student Representative
Lexis/Nexis
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Kaplan PMBR Student Representative
Kaplan University
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Residential Assistant
Southern Illinois University of Law School
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Movement Control Commander
United States Army Reserve
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Handpicked, as a Captain, to lead the coordination, planning, routing, scheduling and in-transit visibility of personnel, units, equipment and supplies in support of Homeland Security Readiness.
Detached Platoon Leader
United States Army
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Handpicked, as a First Lieutenant, based on self-discipline, integrity and outstanding independent leadership to lead the Army’s only highway logistical transportation element in Vicenza, Italy. Directly responsible for the planning, coordination and supervision of Army logistical movements throughout Italy. • Received Army Commendation Medal
Platoon Leader/Supply and Service Officer/ F.L.E. O.I.C.
United States Army
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As a Platoon Leader, lead the platoon through numerous operation, exercises and combat logistics patrols through Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and hostilities throughout Iraq. Responsible for the combat readiness and safety of forty-eight soldiers and over one hundred vehicles valued in excess of $3,000,000. Strategically assigned the additional role of Supply and Service Officer for the Battalion, based upon recognized transportation/logistics competency. Responsible for the oversight, distribution and geographical placement of 2.5 million gallons of various fuels and life support assets, in support of 50,000 plus Service Members. • Assigned the task of Forward Logistics Element “Officer in Charge.” Personally responsible for the creation, development and continued operation of two Army Logistics elements in Rawah and Al Quaim. • Bronze Star Medal Recipient (Operation Iraqi Freedom)
Psychological Operations Specialist
United States Army Reserves
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Education
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
J.D. / Juris Doctor
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Activities: Moot Court
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
B.A. / Administration of Justice
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Awards
Rising Star
Texas Super Lawyers
Rising Star
Texas Super Lawyers
Top Construction Lawyer
Avvo
Top Car Accident Lawyer
Avvo
Top Contributer
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Top Construction Lawyer
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Top Car Accident Lawyer
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Top Contributer
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Army Commendation Medal
United States Army
Army Commendation Medal
United States Army
Iraqi Campaign Medal
United States Army
Bronze Star Medal
United States Army
Bronze Star Medal
United States Army
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Global War On Terrorism Medal
United States Army
Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal
United States Army Reserves
Army Airborne Wings
United States Army
National Defense Service Medal
United States Army
Professional Associations
College of the State Bar of Texas
Member
- Current
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Houston Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
National Institute for Trial Advocacy
Member
- Current
Houston Bar Association
Member
- Current
Houston Bar Association, Commercial and Consumer Law Section
Member
- Current
Houston Bar Association, Litigation Section
Member
- Current
State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Section
Member
- Current
Houston Bar Foundation
Member
- Current
Houston Lawyer Referral Service
Member
- Current
American Bar Association
Member
- Current
Harris County Bar Association
Member
- Current
Illinois State Bar Foundation
Member
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Illinois State Bar Association - Bench and Bar Section
Member
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Illinois State Bar Association - Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
Member
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Illinois State Bar Association - Criminal Justice Section
Member
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Illinois State Bar Association - Tort Law Section
Member
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Nuclear Power a Solution to Global Warming?
Environmental on the Web
Reviving the Dream Act
Immigration Lawyers on the Web
Speaking Engagements
Safety Stand Down, Army Safety Conference, Houston, Texas
United States Army
Focus Groups, Small Group Courses, Houston, Texas
Keenan Ball Trial College
Rules and Case Selection, Small Group Courses, Houston, Texas
Keenan Ball Trial College
Certifications
Personal Injury Trial Law
Texas Board Of Legal Specialization
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered

Q. Person is assaulted at bar, attacker gets away, can victim press charges against bar for injuries?
A: Yes. You may be able to file a lawsuit against the bar for inadequate security. More information is needed however. If you have any questions or just want to know your rights please do not hesitate to call or post another question.
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Contact & Map
Crockett Law P.C.
9950 Westpark Drive
Suite 101
Houston, TX 77063
USA
Toll-Free: (281) 953-1180
Fax: (281) 953-1186