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Randell C. Roberts

Personal injury Attorney at Tyler, TX

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also known as Randy C. Roberts, Randy Roberts

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  • Licensed for 44 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1979
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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

About Randell

Learn Randell’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    25%
    For more than 35 years, injured people have turned to the personal injury attorneys at Roberts & Roberts for help. Over the decades, Roberts & Roberts has established a national reputation for representing clients in significant personal injury cases

    44 years

  2. Wrongful death
    25%
    Roberts & Roberts has built a national reputation for standing up for our clients in significant personal injury, serious accident and wrongful death cases in East Texas.

    42 years

  3. Defective and dangerous products
    20%
    For over a quarter century, people in Texas and across the nation who have been injured by unsafe products have relied on the attorneys of Roberts & Roberts to advocate their rights.

  4. Trucking accident
    20%
    If you or a loved one has been injured in an 18-wheeler accident or semi-trailer crash, the Texas truck wreck attorneys at Roberts & Roberts are committed to helping.

  5. Car accident
    10%
    Nationally recognized auto, truck and motorcycle accident lawyers at your disposal. If you or a loved one has been injured or a loved one has died in an accident in a car or any kind of vehicle, due to no fault of your own, we would like to help.

AN EAST TEXAS LAW FIRM WITH A HISTORY OF HELPING INJURED PEOPLE.
Certifications & Licenses

Randy holds the highest ratings from the Martindale-Hubbell and AVVO Attorney Rating Services, and he is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. He is also:

 

  • Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Certified as a Diplomate of Trial Advocacy by the National College of Advocacy
  • Certified as a Diplomate in Legal Professional Liability by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys
  • Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Certified as an Advocate by the National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy
  • Certified by the American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Certified as a Fellow by the College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Certified as a Million Dollar Advocate by the Million Dollar Advocates Forum

 

Professional Background

Randy has been recognized in Time, Newsweek, Ladies Home Journal, and the Texas Lawyer as well as on CNN and NBC's Dateline for his role in uncovering the documents that led to the recall of the Firestone Radial ATX and Wilderness lines of tires. His ground breaking case against Firestone is featured in McGraw-Hill's college textbook on corporate crime entitled Criminology and the Criminal Justice System. Because of his role in important product liability cases, Randy has more recently appeared on "Fox & Friends," ABC's "Good Morning America," CNN's "American Morning," MSNBC, Fox Business News, and CNBC. He has also been consulted on current legal issues by The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Business Week, Bloomberg News, and the Associated Press. Texas Monthly regularly lists Randy as one of its "Texas Super Lawyers," and The National Trial Lawyers lists him among its "Top 100 Trial Lawyers."

 

Randy is a frequent lecturer at advanced personal injury seminars. He has spoken in the "Stalwarts' Hall of Fame" at the annual convention of the American Association for Justice as well as at their annual "Weekend With the Stars" program, where the nation's most distinguished trial attorneys are showcased. He has written numerous papers and speaks on such topics as products liability and investigating major personal injury claims.  He is one of only 16 trial attorneys in the nation to have earned the "Advanced Studies in Trial Advocacy" (ASTA) award from the National College of Advocacy because of his commitment to continuing legal education. 

 

Randy has represented clients in cases arising in Europe and the Middle East as well as across America, including Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming. He is also admitted to practice before U.S. District Courts, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. Supreme Court as well as licensed to practice in all Texas Courts.

 

Randy began his legal career in 1979 in Houston with the national law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski. He returned to his home town of Tyler in 1982 to eventually form the law firm now known as Roberts & Roberts, which specializes in representing people injured by unsafe practices and products.

 

Professional Education

Randy received his Bachelors in Business Administration (B.B.A) from The University of Texas at Austin with Highest Honors in 1976, where he was named one of its "Outstanding Students."  He went on to receive his Doctorate of Jurisprudence (J.D.) from The University of Texas School of Law at Austin in 1979, where he also served on the Texas Law Review and in its Order of the Barristers.

 

Personal Background and Interests

Randy was born on December 17, 1954 and graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler, Texas.  He is married and has three sons, with whom he spends a great deal of time.  Randy has served for more than 30 years on the board of directors of a local sheltered workshop for the disabled (n/k/a Goodwill Industries of East Texas), as a Cub Scout leader for more than 15 years, and as a coach for a local high school mock trial team for more than 9 years.  When time permits, he enjoys running.

 

Awards

AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating

Photos and videos

Randy Roberts on Good Morning America
Randy Roberts on CNN
Randy Roberts on Fox Business
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Location

Roberts & Roberts Law Firm
1125 Judson Rd
Suite 105
Longview, TX, 75601
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Reviews

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Posted by Alexandra R. | May 9, 2019
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Best Lawyer Ever!
After an accident, I went to Randy to see if I had any legal options. He was extremely helpful in investigating the reasoning for my accident as well as looking at all possible ways for me to be compensated in the following months.

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 120 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-33%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Managing Attorney
  • Roberts & Roberts
  • 1982 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Fullbright & Jaworski
  • 1979 - 1982

Education

  • University of Texas School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1979
  • University of Texas System, Austin
  • B.B.A.
  • 1976

Sample of Legal Cases

  • McQuinn V. Temple-Eastex, Inc.
  • Favorable
  • Risinger v. H & T Crane & Rigging, Inc.
  • Favorable
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Morgan
  • Favorable
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Associations

  • Brain Injury Association of America
  • Member
  • N/A
  • National Spinal Cord Injury Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Amputee Coalition of America
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Society of Safety Engineers
  • Member
  • N/A
  • National Safety Council
  • Member
  • N/A
  • National College of Advocacy
  • Diplomate of Trial Advocacy
  • N/A
  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys
  • Diplomate in Legal Professional Liability
  • N/A
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law
  • N/A
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Civil Trial Advocate
  • N/A
  • National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy
  • Advocate
  • N/A
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Fellow
  • N/A
  • Texas Bar Foundation
  • Fellow
  • N/A
  • American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow
  • N/A
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Multi-Million Dollar Trial Lawyer
  • Multi-Million Dollar Trial Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocate
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2018
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2018
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2017
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thompson Rueters
  • 2016
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2015
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thompson Reuters
  • 2014
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2013
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2012
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2011
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2010
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2009
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2008
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2007
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2006
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2005
  • Million Dollar Advocate
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • N/A
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 (out of 5 peer review rating)
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A
  • A+
  • Better Business Bureau
  • N/A
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Publications

  • Amazon
  • Tips for Handling Your Own Minor Injury Claim
  • 2012
  • Weekend With the Stars
  • Taking Cases That Count
  • N/A
  • Stalwarts' Hall of Fame
  • Investigating Major Personal Injury Claims
  • N/A
  • Advanced Personal Injury and Insurance Law Seminar
  • Agency, Vicarious Liability and the Search for the Deep Pocket
  • N/A
  • Advanced Personal Injury and Insurance Law Seminar
  • Informal Discovery Techniques
  • N/A
  • Advanced Personal Injury Course
  • Products Liability
  • N/A
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Speaking Engagements

  • Weekend With the Stars
  • Taking Cases That Count
  • N/A
  • Stalwarts' Hall of Fame
  • Investigating Major Personal Injury Claims
  • N/A
  • CLE Webinar
  • Personal Injury Referral Rules
  • N/A
  • Advanced Personal Injury Course
  • Products Liability
  • N/A
  • Advanced Personal Injury and Insurance Law Seminar
  • Agency, Vicarious Liability and the Search for the Deep Pocket
  • N/A
  • Advanced Personal Injury and Insurance Law Seminar
  • Informal Discovery Techniques
  • N/A
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Attorney endorsements

Received (11)
Given (12)
Endorse Randell
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Randy shows a great deal of commitment towards obtaining great results for his clients. I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Nov 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Roberts is one of the most exemplary and extraordinary attorneys that I have encountered in 24 years of practice. Despite being a judge, magistrate, prosecutor, and private attorney for nearly two and a half decades, I continue to learn valuable information from his posts every day. I would highly recommend."
Unknown Attorney | Jul 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Jun 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | May 10
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Randall has a long history of doing great work for Texas injury victims. I highly recommend Randall and his firm."
Personal injury Attorney | May 10
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"Randy leaves no stone unturned when he prepares a case. I have never met another lawyer that works as hard as Randy does to prepare for each phase of a case. He runs a first class law firm, has excellent support staff, has access to the best resources around, is well respected in the legal community, and has earned nearly every, if not every, major award available to plaintiffs' trial attorneys. Simply put, Randy knows how to get the job done. Any client of his should feel lucky."
Unknown Attorney | Mar 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I recently met Mr. Roberts at a legal conference and quickly learned that he has spent years developing his practice into one of the most respected and successful in his community. Based on what I have learned about Mr. Roberts, I would encourage anyone in the great state of Texas to seek his services."
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 06
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I had a personal injury case in which Randy and I represented different clients and we navigated quite a few legal issues. I was very impressed with Randy's experience, professionalism, and the thorough job he completed for his client. I would highly recommend this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Jul 11
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"Randy is the consummate professional. Randy's dedication to his clients, his community, and to the legal profession places him at the top of the field."
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Randy for almost ten years. We have each coached a High School Mock Trial team for the last five years. He is detail oriented, thorough, and professional. Randy cares about his clients, and will pursue every ethical means of assisting them."
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Tyler Personal injury Lawyer Randell C. Roberts
Randell C. Roberts
Personal injury Attorney
Tyler, TX
Licensed for 44 years
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