T. Ernest Freeman

T. Ernest Freeman

Principal Shareholder

T. Ernest Freeman has been a practicing attorney in Texas for over 20 years. He has handled hundreds of litigation matters involving land valuation disputes, business disputes, personal injury, and construction claims. As a practicing attorney, Mr. Freeman has represented clients in the state and federal trial and appellate courts including successfully handling cases before The Texas Supreme Court and United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is Board Certified as a specialist in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and is rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell- the highest achievable peer rating in terms of legal competence and ethical standards. Over his career, he has gone to trial numerous times- with a winning record.

Mr. Freeman has been named one of Houston’s Top Lawyers in H-Texas magazine and he regularly appears on television as a commentator on civil legal issues.  He has also successfully handled cases which have been spotlighted in national television news magazines as well as other major news outlets.

Mr. Freeman received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Baylor University and his Juris Doctorate from Baylor Law School. He and his wife, Kim, have three children and reside in Houston.

Areas of Practice

  • Land Valuation Disputes
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Contract Litigation
  • Business Dispute Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    • Juris Doctorate – 1990
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas
    • B.B.A. – 1987
    • Major: Finance

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers in Houston, H Texas Magazine, 2005
  • AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Houston Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Member

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Delta Theta
  • Phi Alpha Delta