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John Christopher Ramsey

John Christopher Ramsey

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Wrongful Death, Defective and Dangerous Products, Trucking Accident

About Me

Born in Waxahachie, Texas, John Ramsey is a fifth-generation Texan. During the course of his career, John has achieved great success for his clients against large corporations such as Ford, GM, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Dunlop, Continental/General, Bridgestone/Firestone, Michelin, BF Goodrich, Uniroyal, Pirelli, Cooper Tire, Nexen Tire, Graco, U-Haul, British Petroleum, Hilcorp Energy, TXU Energy, BNSF Railroad, International Muffler Co., Dunbar Armored, Inc. and ConAgra Foods. John routinely handles cases throughout the United States and has been admitted to practice Pro Hac Vice in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Tennessee, and Utah.

John frequently teaches at the University of Houston and at continuing education seminars throughout the United States on topics related to product liability, expert witnesses, and catastrophic tire failures.

John and his family are members of Chapelwood United Methodist Church in Houston. He and his wife, Kristen, have four children. In his spare time, he enjoys duck hunting, saltwater fishing, college football and coaching little league baseball.

Having lived abroad, John is fluent in both spoken and written Spanish.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Trucking Accident: 20%
  2. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%
  3. Wrongful Death: 20%
  4. Brain Injury: 20%
  5. Personal Injury: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Gerard A. Pusch

    I endorse this lawyer. John has an excellent reputation and I would not hesitate to retain him for personal injury matters in TX


    Gerard Pusch Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert Werner von Dohlen

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Robert von Dohlen Insurance Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Ramsey Law Group

8584 Katy Fwy #105
Houston, TX, 77024



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200008/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
H-Texas MagazineTop Houston Attorney2015
Houstonia MgazineTop Houston Attorney2015
Texas Super LawyersTexas Super Lawyer2015
Texas Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers2014
Top Houston AttorneyHoustonia Magazine2014
Top Houston AttorneyH-Texas Magazine2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2013
Texas Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2012
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2012
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2011
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2010
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2009
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2008
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerRamsey Law Group2015 - Present
PartnerRamsey Hill LLP2012 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of TexasMember2000 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of DirectorsN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
College of the State Bar of TexasMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Moreno v. Hilcorp and A&R Demolition$19,890,000 verdict
Wojewski v. TXU et al$2,370,000 verdict
Martinez v. U-HaulConfidential settlement

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Houston Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
The University of Texas at DallasCum LaudeBA - Bachelor of Arts1996

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Texas Tech University CLETire Litigation for a New Era2014
San Antonio Trial Lawyer's AssociationA Paralegal's Role in Complex Litigation2014
TTLA Annual ConferenceComplex Product Liability2013
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationRecognizing, Preserving and Presenting Product Cases2013
Western Trial Lawyers AssociationThe Nuts and Bolts of Manufacturing Defects in Steel Belted Radial Tires2012
Summer Tire SymposiumUsing the Manufacturer's Documents to Prove Your Case in Auto Products Liability Litigation2011
Paralegal Certification ProgramTeaching Paralegals How to Work on Personal Injury Cases2011
Summer Tire SymposiumThe Effects of Inner Liner Defects on Steel Belted Radial Tires2010
Spring Auto Focus SeminarRecent Trends With Daubert and Expert Witnesses2008