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Jeffrey Douglas Ressetar

Personal injury Attorney at Waco, TX

5.0   1 review

also known as J.D. Ressetar

  • Licensed for 14 years
    State TX
    Acquired 2009
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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

About Jeffrey

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Practice area
  1. Personal injury
    All personal injury cases including auto, work, work comp, premises, slip and fall, medical negligence, catastrophic, truck, 18-wheeler, motorcycle, dog bite, construction, dangerous-defective products, sexual assault, and wrongful death injuries.

    14 years, 700 cases

J.D. Ressetar is a 1996 graduate of Texas Christian University and a 2009 graduate of Baylor University School of Law.  He has broad experience representing individuals in litigation and arbitration matters.  J.D. has successfully prosecuted hundreds of claims involving serious personal injury, wrongful death and product liability.  

J.D. is a member of the McLennan County and American Bar Associations and the State Bar of Texas.  He joined the firm in 2009 and was named a partner in 2014.  

Prior to law school, J.D. worked as an investment analyst in New York City, where he earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (“CFA”) designation.  Due to working in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, he moved from New York City to Denver to join an insurance consulting firm.  

Mr. Ressetar and his wife, Chelsa, married in 2004 and have three daughters.


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Jeffrey Douglas Ressetar
3501 W Waco Dr
Waco, TX, 76710-5438

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Posted by anonymous | November 2, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Great Lawyer!
He is so thorough and patient with his clients and knows the law so well! He handled our case and we had great results and we are so grateful for his honest approach to it all! He his a family-focused and really helped us through a very tough time!


  • Contingency 33%-40%


AVVO RATING 7.0 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • The Zimmerman Law Firm
  • 2009 - Present


  • Baylor University School of Law
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • 2009


  • Waco-McLennan County Bar Association
  • 2009 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Best of Waco Law Firm
  • Best of Waco
  • 2017
  • Top Attorney
  • H.O.T. Readers' Choice Award
  • 2016
  • Best of Waco Law Firm
  • Best of Waco
  • 2015


  • Waco Herald Tribune
  • Waco Herald Tribune
  • 2016

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Waco Personal injury Lawyer Jeffrey Douglas Ressetar
Jeffrey Douglas Ressetar
Personal injury Attorney
Waco, TX
Licensed for 14 years