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Born in Waxahachie, Texas, John Ramsey is a fifth-generation Texan. During the course of his career, John has achieved great success for his clients against large corporations such as Ford, GM, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Dunlop, Continental/General, Bridgestone/Firestone, Michelin, BF Goodrich, Uniroyal, Pirelli, Cooper Tire, Nexen Tire, Graco, U-Haul, British Petroleum, Hilcorp Energy, TXU Energy, BNSF Railroad, International Muffler Co., Dunbar Armored, Inc. and ConAgra Foods. John routinely handles cases throughout the United States and has been admitted to practice Pro Hac Vice in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Tennessee, and Utah.

John frequently teaches at the University of Houston and at continuing education seminars throughout the United States on topics related to product liability, expert witnesses, and catastrophic tire failures.

John and his family are members of Chapelwood United Methodist Church in Houston. He and his wife, Kristen, have four children. In his spare time, he enjoys duck hunting, saltwater fishing, college football and coaching little league baseball.

Having lived abroad, John is fluent in both spoken and written Spanish.


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Trucking Accident: 20%
  2. Defective Products: 20%
  3. Wrongful Death: 20%
  4. Brain Injury: 20%
  5. Personal Injury: 20%

Attorney endorsements

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  • Javier Marcos Jr.

    I have known John professionally and personally for more than a decade. John is a talented personal injury attorney who is not afraid of trying difficult cases. He is honest and humble despite his significant achievements. Always prepared and is highly qualified. I wholeheartedly endorse him.


    Javier Marcos Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Gerard A. Pusch

    I endorse this lawyer. John has an excellent reputation and I would not hesitate to retain him for personal injury matters in TX


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    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Ramsey Law Group

7521 Westview Dr.
Houston, TX, 77055


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We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Texas Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers2016
Texas Super LawyersTexas Super Lawyer2015
Texas Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers2014
Texas Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2012
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2011
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2010
Top 10 Verdict in TexasTop Texas Verdicts2010
Top 10 Verdict in TexasTop Texas Verdicts2009
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2009
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2008
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2007
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerRamsey Law Group2015 - Present
PartnerRamsey Hill LLP2012 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of DirectorsN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
College of the State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
J.B. v. Comerica Bank and CBRESettled for a confidential amount 1 month before trial
MT v. Boss Hoss CyclesConfidential settlement
Moreno v. Hilcorp and A&R Demolition$19,890,000 verdict
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Houston Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of Texas System, DallasCum LaudeBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Halfmoon CLE, Houston, TexasStep by Step Guide for Complex Personal Injury Litigation2015
Texas Tech University CLETire Litigation for a New Era2014
San Antonio Trial Lawyer's AssociationA Paralegal's Role in Complex Litigation2014
TTLA Annual ConferenceComplex Product Liability2013
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationRecognizing, Preserving and Presenting Product Cases2013
Western Trial Lawyers AssociationThe Nuts and Bolts of Manufacturing Defects in Steel Belted Radial Tires2012
Summer Tire SymposiumUsing the Manufacturer's Documents to Prove Your Case in Auto Products Liability Litigation2011
Paralegal Certification ProgramTeaching Paralegals How to Work on Personal Injury Cases2011
Summer Tire SymposiumThe Effects of Inner Liner Defects on Steel Belted Radial Tires2010
Spring Auto Focus SeminarRecent Trends With Daubert and Expert Witnesses2008