John V. Rabel

John V. Rabel: Attorney with McLeod, Alexander, Powel & Apffel A Professional Corporation AV stamp icon
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Mr. Rabel started his legal career with the Firm in 1980 and returned to the Firm in 1994 with extensive experience in complex civil litigation ranging from business to environmental matters. Today, Mr. Rabel engages in complex civil litigation, with an emphasis on toxic tort litigation and railroad law. He represents clients such as Exxon Mobil Corporation, BNSF Railway Company, and Unimin Corporation.

(Resident, Houston Office)

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Railroad Law
  • Toxic Tort
  • Business Transactions
  • General Civil Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(713) 651-0881 ext 114  Phone
University Attended:
Texas Lutheran College, B.A., Business Administration; Texas Lutheran College, B.S. Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude, 1977
Law School Attended:
University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
1981, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1981, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; 1980, Texas

Professional Activities

•Houston Bar Association
•State Bar of Texas

Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Galveston, Texas

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