Richard E. Harrison

Richard E. Harrison: Attorney with Harrison & Hull, LLP


Phi Alpha Delta. Member, Moot Court Board, 1971-1973. Trustee, Coe College, 1980-1986. Author: "The Paper Chase: The Use of Interrogatories in State Court," State Bar of Texas, Performance Enhancement Course, 1983; "The Use of Rehabilitation Specialists," State Bar of Texas, Professional Development Program, 1987. Speaker, "Litigation of Death and Dying in Texas: Survival, Wrongful Death and Related Claims," State Bar of Texas, Professional Development Program, 1987; "Use of Experts," State Bar of Texas, Advanced Personal Injury Course, 1989. Named to the Texas Monthly Listing of "Super Lawyers," 2004-2009. Board certified Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Legal Specialization; board certified in both Personal Injury and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Texas Bar Foundation (Life Fellow).

Areas of Practice (87)

  • Insurance
  • Automobile Insurance
  • Automobile Liability
  • General Liability
  • Insurance Defense
  • Automobile Insurance Defense
  • Automobile Liability Defense
  • Casualty Insurance Defense
  • Commercial Insurance Defense
  • First and Third Party Insurance Defense
  • First Party Insurance Defense
  • General Liability Defense
  • Personal Liability Defense
  • Property Damage Defense
  • Construction Law
  • Construction Accidents
  • Construction and Design Law
  • Construction Defects
  • Construction Equipment Liability
  • Construction Insurance Defense
  • Construction Litigation
  • Contractors Liability
  • Common Carrier Liability Law
  • Motor Carrier Defense
  • Trucking Law
  • Trucking Liability
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Railroad Accidents and Injuries
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • Severe Burns
  • Slip and Fall
  • Sports Injury
  • Spinal Injury
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • Whiplash
  • Wrongful Death
  • Negligent Security
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Dram Shop Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Industrial Products Liability
  • Manufacturers Liability
  • Product Defects
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Propane Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Government Immunity
  • Government Tort Liability
  • Governmental Defense
  • Municipal Defense
  • Municipal Torts
  • Torts
  • Tort Defense
  • Negligence
  • Negligence Defense
  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Defense Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Contested Wills
  • Equine Law
  • Canine Law
  • Animal Welfare

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
214-585-0094  Phone
214-585-0097  Fax
University Attended:
Coe College, B.A., cum laude, 1970
Law School Attended:
Southern Methodist University, J.D., 1973
Year of First admission:
1973, Texas; 1995, Oklahoma; 2007, New Mexico; U.S. District Court, Northern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
Grayson County (President, 1979), North Texas (President, 1981) and Oklahoma Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas; College of the State Bar of Texas; American Board of Trial Advocates; Texas Association of Defense Counsel (Editor, Workers Compensation Newsletter, 1988); National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel; Texas Young Lawyers Association (Director, 1982-1984; Selected Outstanding Young Lawyer of Texas, 1985; Recipient, President's Award, 1985); Association of Defense Trial Attorneys; Association for Transportation Law, Logistics and Policy; Association of Transportation Practitioners; National Board of Trial Advocacy (Member, Board of Examiners, 1999); American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate).
1st Lt., U.S. Army Reserve, 1973-1979
Birth Information:
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, July 5, 1948
Hobbies & interests:
Snow skiing and fly fishing
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0
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    Client Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (5 reviews)
    • 100% (5 recommendations)
    • Silver Client Champion
    • Communication

    • Responsiveness

    • Quality of Service

    • Value for Money

    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 07/20/10 in Insurance.

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 07/08/10 in Business Law.

      Richard Harrison has represented our firm for over 20 years with the highest degree of professionalism and expertise available in defending our company. His ethical demeanor and knowledge of the law allows us to have the confidence necessary to conti... Read more

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      Richard Harrison has represented our firm for over 20 years with the highest degree of professionalism and expertise available in defending our company. His ethical demeanor and knowledge of the law allows us to have the confidence necessary to continue our relationship in the litigious business world of today. Richard Harrison and everyone at the Harrison and Hull law firm are outstanding. Read less

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