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John R. Burton

Personal injury Attorney at Fort Worth, TX

5.0   1 review

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About John

Learn John’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    Serious Injures resulting from car wrecks, 18 wheeler wrecks, motorcycle wrecks, injures at work, alcohol related injuries, and injuries such as falls caused by a dangerous premises.

    28 years

  2. Wrongful death
    Deaths caused by automobile collisions, drunk drivers, workplace injuries, unsafe products, and other situations.

    28 years

  3. Criminal defense
    All State offenses. Felony and Misdemeanor. Including DWI, Drug Charges, Assault, Theft.

    28 years

We are in the business of helping people.  Whether someone has suffered a serious injury, lost a loved one, or is in criminal trouble, John Burton and his team work hard to provide solutions and and produce results.  With over 20 years of legal experience in Fort Worth and North Texas, John and his team have just about seen it all.  Let us help you.

Licensed for 28 years
State TX
Status Eligible to Practice in Texas
Acquired 1994
Updated 02/05/2023

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

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John R. Burton, Attorney
2202 Hemphill Street
Fort Worth, TX, 76110


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Posted by Trisha | May 24, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Happy settlement
I had the unfortunate accident of being rear-ended on a motor scooter buy a motor vehicle it was not my fault my lawyer filed suit and got me a very handsome settlement he got me treatment I saw a doctor was treated very nicely and between the time it took the settlement to become final the office was professional the staff was wonderful courteous Timely and I wouldn't pick another attorney for any other work I need done in the future John Burton was the best in my opinion
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  • Contingency 33%-45%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.3 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • John R. Burton, Attorney
  • 2008 - Present
  • Associate Attorney
  • Law Office Of James M Stanley
  • 1994 - 2007
  • Intern
  • Balducci & Smith
  • 1993 - 1993


  • University of Mississippi School of Law in Oxford, Mississippi
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1993
  • University of Texas System, Arlington
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1989

Legal Cases

  • State of Texas v. B. Richardson
  • Motion to Suppress granted. Case against Richardson dismissed.
  • Hale v. Pena
  • Court ruled for my client, Ms. Pena


  • Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • 2000 - Present
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Member
  • 1994 - Present
  • Tarrant County Bar Association
  • 2010 - 2013

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Finisher
  • Cowtown Marathon
  • 2013
  • BV Rating
  • Martindale Hubble
  • 2005

Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
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Personal injury Attorney | Apr 08
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"John Burton is an excellent lawyer who is dedicated, knowledgeable, compassionate, and who fights fiercely on behalf of his clients."
Personal injury

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Fort Worth Personal injury Lawyer John R. Burton
John R. Burton
Personal injury Attorney
Fort Worth, TX
Licensed for 28 years