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Philip Bradley Altman

Philip Bradley Altman

also known as Brad Altman

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Auto/Trucking Negligence, Wrongful Death, Trucking Accident, Defective and Dangerous Products

About Me

Philip “Brad” Altman has been practicing law for 18 years. He has devoted his entire career to  representing clients who have undergone serious injuries and death caused by the actions of other persons or corporations. Through tenacious preparation, commitment to his clients, commitment to the details, and zealous advocacy in the courtroom, Brad has recovered millions of dollars for his clients through settlements and verdicts.


He is licensed to practice law in all State Courts in Texas and Oklahoma, as well as in the U.S. Federal Courts of the Northern and Western Districts of Texas. For many years Brad has been named a "Super Lawyer- Rising Star" by Texas Monthly. 


In 2014, Brad was invited to become a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. Election to the Fellows is one of the highest honors that can be bestowed upon a member of the State Bar of Texas. Nomination is based on outstanding contributions to the legal profession as well as a commitment to the community. Each year, only 1/3 of 1% of Texas Attorneys are invited to become Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation.


A graduate of Baylor University, Brad is an avid Bears fan. Following graduation, he completed law school in Houston at South Texas College of Law before coming to Altman Legal Group in 1996.


Brad and his wife, SueAnn, have two children, Brooke and John William. He is a native of Wichita Falls, and graduated from Wichita Falls High School. He is an active member of First Baptist Church. While at Baylor, he was a member of the Baylor University Men?s Tennis team and numerous organizations. Brad enjoys time with his family and continues his athletics through road bike racing (USCF CAT.4), playing tennis, mountain biking and running. He also enjoys scuba diving, snow/water skiing and many other sports. Brad is also a private pilot and holds an instrument rating.


Brad is admitted to practice in the following courts:


All State Courts in Texas

All State Courts in Oklahoma

U.S. District Court in the Northern and Western Districts of Texas




Baylor University (B.B.A, 1993)

South Texas College of Law (Houston, TX) (J.D., 1996)


Professional Activities:


State Bar of Texas (1996-present)

State Bar of Oklahoma (2002-present)

State Bar District 14A Grievance Committee (2006-2010)

       * Chairperson, 2008-2010

Texas Bar Foundation (Life Fellow, 2014)

Wichita County Bar (1996-present)

       * Board of Directors (2006-2007)

Texas Trial Lawyers Association (1996-present)

       * Board of Directors 2013-present

Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association (2007-present)

American Association of Justice (Formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America) (1996-present)

Christian Trial Lawyers Association


Community Involvement:


Northwest Texas Council - Boy Scouts of America 

      Executive Board (1998-2010),

      Council Attorney (2001-2010)

Hospice of Wichita Falls

North Texas United Way

Wichita Falls Traffic Safety Commission

Wichita Falls Aviation Safety Committee

Christ Academy, Board of Trustees (2010-2013)

Active member, First Baptist Church of Wichita Falls

Wichita Falls Bicycling Club (WFBC), President, (2011-present)


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Auto/Trucking Negligence: 25%
    19 years
  2. Car Accidents: 25%
    19 years
  3. Trucking Accident: 20%
    19 years
  4. Wrongful Death: 20%
    19 years
  5. Defective and Dangerous Products: 10%
    19 years

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Stacy Lori Kosub

    When my cousin asked who she should go to for a wrongful death lawsuit, I referred her to Brad Altman. I believe that when you are placing your life, your future and your financial security into the hands of an attorney, you want to be sure that your lawyer is someone that you would trust with your own family. Brad's professionalism, experience and advocacy in the courtroom is second to none.


    Stacy Kosub Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Philip. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Altman Legal Group

2525 Kell Blvd.
Ste. 500
Wichita Falls, TX, 76308-1061

Altman Legal Group

808 West Gore
Lawton, OK, 73501-3719




OKAuthorized to practice law200207/28/2015
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199608/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2008
Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Law ClerkLaw Offices Of Frank Branson, PC1995 - 1995
Law ClerkAltman & Nix1994 - 1994


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors1996 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Wichita Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Christian Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Oklahoma Association for JusticeMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Howard Stone and Sharon Stone vs. National Tank Company (NATCO)Settled for Confidential amount that will take care of Plaintiff for the rest of his life
Residents of Ringgold Texas area vs. ONCOR Electric Delivery Company LLC, TXU Electric Delivery Company, TXU Corp.Successful conclusion of the claims. The settlement amounts are confidential
Hilton vs. O'Dwyer,$1,000,000.00 settlement

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Baylor UniversityN/AB.B.A1993

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Christ Academy Career DayThe Law, The Courts, The System, The Career2013