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The video above was done by H Texas Magazine for the Top Lawyers 2008.  Moriarty Law Firm is located in Houston, Texas. 

I try hard to spend quality time with my family.  Weekends with the family  are important.  I go camping with each of my two kids separately about 3-4 times a year.


Languages spoken: Spanish, Vietnamese

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 25%
    22 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Trucking Accident: 25%
    22 years, 100 cases
  3. Wrongful Death: 25%
    22 years, 50 cases
  4. Car Accident: 25%
    22 years, 1 thousand cases



Contingent (33-40%)

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Contact info

The Crim Law Firm

4900 Travis Street
Houston, TX, 77002


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199407/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2015
Top LawyersHoustonia2014
Top LawyersHoustonia2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2013
Houston's Top LawyersH Texas Magazine2013
Houston's Top LawyersH Texas Magazine2012
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Houston's Top LawyersH Texas Magazine2011
Houston's Top LawyersH Texas Magazine2010
Super LawyersTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Houston's Top LawyersH Texas Magazine2009
Houston's Top Lawyers for the PeopleH Texas Magazine2009
Houston's Top LawyersH Texas Magazine2008
AV Peer Review Rating (highest rating)Martindale-Hubbell2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Litigation AttorneyThe Crim Law Firm2013 - Present
Personal Injury/Civil Trial Attorney & MediatorMoriarty Law Firm/Moriarty & Madigan1995 - 2013
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Bar FoundationFellow2010 - Present
Media MastersLegal Consultant2006 - Present
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors2014 - 2015
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
McPhillips v. BennettVerdict of $266,000
Brooks v. Structural Wood Components$306,000 Verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Houston LawyerWinning in the Court of Public Opinion2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)JD - Juris Doctor1993
Texas A&M UniversityPsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
War StoriesWar Stories2015
CLEControlling Media Publicity2007
CLEControlling the Media at Trial: Silence Isn't Golden - It's GUILTY2007
CLEControlling Media Publicity for a Client in Crisis2006