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James Craig Orr Jr.

James Craig Orr Jr.

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Commercial, Mesothelioma & Asbestos

About Me

I focus my  practice on complex business litigation and life-altering personal injury matters.  During my carrer, I have represented plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of civil litigation matters in over 30 different states.  I have tried over 75 cases to a jury verdict.  I am Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy and Personal Injury Trial Law.  I am AV-rated (the highest legal rating available) by Martindale Hubbell and several times, I have been voted by my peers as one of the “Super Lawyers” in the State of Texas, including for 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.  I am managing partner for Heygood, Orr & Pearson.  For more information about our firm, please go to our website:  www.hop-law.com


 

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Personal Injury: 48%
  2. Commercial: 47%
  3. Mesothelioma & Asbestos: 5%

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199105/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2014
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2013
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2008
AV RatedMartindale HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerHeygood, Orr & Pearson2000 - Present
AttorneyQuilling, Selander, Cummiskey & Lownds, PC, Dallas, Tx1991 - 1996
AttorneyWinstead Sechrest & Minick1991 - 1992

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of MichiganDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1991