John D. Sloan, Jr.

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A happily married father of two children, John Sloan was born in Kilgore, Texas, and has lived and worked in East Texas his entire life.

John received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Baylor University in 1977 and graduated from the Baylor School of Law in 1980. He has been a member of the State Bar of Texas ever since.

John has successfully prosecuted cases in Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, California, Missouri, Maryland, Michigan and all over Texas, and has been admitted to practice before all four U.S. District Courts of Texas, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.

John's professional affiliations include the American Board of Trial Advocates, the State Bar of Texas, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association of Justice. Among his many notable achievements, Texas Monthly Magazine named John a "Texas Super Lawyer" in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009.

He is certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Author: "Age Discrimination: A Trial Lawyer's Guide For Bringing Suit," Texas Trial Lawyers Association. Faculty Member, Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College, 2001.

Texas Bar Foundation.

(Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy) (Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (18)

  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • FELA Claims
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Highway Defects
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Severe Burns
  • Brain Injury
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Truck Accidents
  • Construction Accidents

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
903-686-1784  Phone
903-757-7000  Phone
903-757-7574  Fax
University Attended:
Baylor University, B.B.A., 1977
Law School Attended:
Baylor University, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas; 1980, Texas; U.S. Supreme Court
State Bar of Texas; Northeast Texas Bar Association; Gregg County Bar Association; Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Associate Director, 1991-1995; Director, 1996-2001); East Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Vice President, 1998; President, 1999-2001); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
Birth Information:
Kilgore, Texas, 1954
( Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization )
Payment Information:
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