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About me

I am an attorney in Dallas, Texas focusing on civil litigation involving mesothelioma cases involving personal injury and wrongful death from asbestos exposure. While physically located in Texas, I am licensed in Texas and Pennsylvania as well as I handle cases in most states through Pro Hac Vice admission.  I also handle catastrophic personal injuries from automotive, trucking and industrial collisions and incidents.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Mesothelioma: 75%
    11 years, 900 cases
  2. Personal Injury: 24%
    11 years, 400 cases
  3. Civil Rights: 1%
    11 years, 2 cases



Contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (120 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

25 total 

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  • Antranig N Garibian

    I endorse this lawyer. I have been opposing counsel to Charles on a number of matters and count him as one of my most respected colleagues. Charles shows an extraordinary commitment to his clients and their interests. He is above all, a moral and ethical attorney, and I cannot speak highly enough of his character.


    Antranig Garibian Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Erick Masten Platten

    Charles Soechting Jr. is a smart tenacious attorney that goes the extra mile for his clients. Charles is a "True Believer" in the Constitution and I am proud to endorse his work.


    Erick Platten Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Simon Greenstone Panatier Bartlett

3232 McKinney Avenue, Suite 610
Dallas, TX, 75204


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200508/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
National Moot Court ChampionAmerican Bar Association2005
Best Brief- National Moot Court TournamentAmerican Bar Association2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Associate- Trial LawyerSimon Greenstone Panatier Bartlett2013 - Present
FounderLaw Offices of Charles E. Soechting, Jr., PLLC2010 - Present
AttorneySimon, Eddins & Greenstone, LLP2008 - 2010
AttorneyBaron & Budd, A Professional Corporation2005 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Dallas Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2005 - Present
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2005 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Dobrick v. Crane Co., et alPlaintiff's Verdict greater than $1,000,000 before fees and expenses
State of Texas v. PDDISMISSED
State of Texas v. JPTDISMISSED
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Publication nameTitleDate
Voice for the Defense (Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association)Kudos2011
South Texas College of Law Advocacy ProgramEffective and Persuasive Advocacy- Top Ten Hits2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2005
Texas State University-San MarcosPolitical Science/Criminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Mid-Atlantic Asbestos Litigation ConferencePersonal Jurisdiction Post-Daimler2016
Jane Valez-Mitchell4th Amendment Violations by State Police2012
Criminal Trial TacticsDefense Case; Opening Statement & Closing Argument2011
South Texas College of LawEffective and Persuasive Advocacy2005