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  • Civil Trials in both Federal and State Courts
  • Commercial Law
  • Personal Injury
Contact InfoTelephone: 713-993-7241
Telephone: 713-800-1151
Fax: (281) 602-7735
University Baylor University, B.B.A., 1989
Law SchoolBaylor University, J.D., 1990
Admitted1990, Texas; 1991; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas; 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit; 2004, Mississippi and U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi; 2005, Georgia
Memberships San Antonio, Houston and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas (4G21 Grievance Committee, 1998-2004); Houston Trial Lawyers Association (Director, 1996-1998, 2005—; Vice-president, 1999-2004); Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Association Director, 1998-1999; Director, 1999-2004); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Houston Trial Lawyers Foundation (Director, 1997, 2000-2004); American Board of Trial Advocates (Associate); Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association; Southern Trial Lawyers Association; National Italian American Bar Association; Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association (2004—); Million Dollar Advocates Forum; NTSB Bar Association.
BornZanesville, Ohio, June 15, 1966

Phi Delta Phi. Order of the Barristers. Member, Harvey M. Richey Moot Court Society. Life Member, Kingstons National Registry of Who's Who, 2002 Edition. Elected: Texas Rising Stars, 2004; Texas Rising Star 2005; Super Lawyers 2004; Super Lawyers 2005. Listed: Texas Rising Star, 2004; Super Lawyers, 2004; Texas Rising Star, 2005; "Lawyer for the People, H Magazine, March 2005. Instrument rated commercial pilot for Single and Multi Engine Aircraft. Author: Articles, "Obtaining and Reviewing Medical Records and Working with Medical Experts"; "Half Moon LLC"; Texas Personal Injury Practice; "Current Issues Surrounding Parental Notification Law," CPCC; "Cross Examination of Experts," Winning Edge Seminar, Texas Trial Lawyers Association; "Texas Civil Litigation," Half Moon LLC. Speaker: "Technology in the Courtroom," Winning Edge Seminar; "Trial on Non-Rhabdo Cases," Mealey's, Jan. 2004, Baycol Conference; "Deposing a Treating Cardiologist," Majority Counsel, Fen-Phen Seminar, New Orleans, 2004; "Using Technology at Trial to Win Big Verdicts," Houston Young Lawyers, CLE at Sea, 2005; "Responsible Third Parties," Advanced PI Seminar, TTLA, Dallas 2005. Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, 2005—.


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Richard J. Plezia

11200 Westheimer Road, Suite 620
HoustonTX 77042


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