John Andrew Houghton
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John Andrew Houghton

Trucking Accident Lawyer
Atlanta, GA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Languages

English

About Me

John is a native Atlantan and a graduate of Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas where he received his Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science.  John earned his Juris Doctorate at Samford University's Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama where he was selected for the Advanced Skills in Trial Advocacy program, while maintaining his academic status on the Dean's...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Fees

Contingent (20%-45%)

Client Reviews

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Knowledgeable and Responsive-John Houghton represented my best interest with dilligence and compassion.

Posted by: a Car Accident client over 5 years ago.

I was involved in a car accident that resulted injuries and an overnight stay in the Hospital. To compound the already extreme stress and anxiety...

Truck wreck injury - Helped me out a ton, great settlement

Posted by: a Personal Injury client about 5 years ago.

John began working on my case after dead end negotations with the insurance adjuster over my injuries. He filed suit, and discovered a number of...
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Endorsements

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Alice Elizabeth Benton
Alice Benton

Atlanta, GA

25 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Jon Houghton is very knowledgeable and knows how to evaluate a case and is experienced in the courtroom. He is very comfortable and personable with...
Michael G. Geoffroy
Michael Geoffroy

Conyers, GA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

John is an experienced, knowledgeable trial lawyer. He is well respected among other lawyers and I highly recommend him.
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Résumé

License

2006 License Status: Active Member in Good Standing for the state of Georgia.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/11/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

The Houghton Law Firm, LLC, Atlanta, GA

Education

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2006 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Samford University, Cumberland School of Law, Birmingham, AL

Awards

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2015 Rising Star

Super Lawyers

Associations

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2012- present Chairman

Steering Committee, Walk Like MADD Georgia


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Portfolio

Publications

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2011 Practical Pointers for Litigating Injury Cases Involving DUI or Alcohol Related Conduct

Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE Georgia)

2010 Getting Started as a Plaintiff's Lawyer

ICLE Georgia - Plaintiff's Personal Injury

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Practical Pointers for Litigating Injury Cases Involving DUI or Alcohol Related Conduct

at Civil Prosecution of DUI and Dram Shop Cases in Georgia

2010 Getting Started as a Plaintiff's Lawyer

at Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia: Plaintiff's Personal Injury

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