Owen H. Ellington

Owen H. Ellington: Attorney with Ellington & Associates
  • Partner at Ellington & Associates (2 Attorneys)
  • 77 Sugar Creek Center Boulevard, Suite 325, Sugar Land, TX 77478
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  • Owen H. Ellington is the founding partner of Ellington & Associates, PC. Mr. Ellington has devoted the majority of his practice to various aspects of insurance defense work including premises and products liability, trucking and marine litigation and construction defect.
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Biography

Owen Ellington is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is licensed to practice by the Supreme Court of Texas and admitted to practice before the Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Federal Districts of Texas. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Houston Bar Association (Construction, Federal and Litigation Sections), the Fort Bend Bar Association, Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Defense Research Institute, Transportation Lawyers Association, the Texas Trucking Association, The Houston Council of Safety Professionals, and a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas.

Mr. Ellington and the firm hold AV® Ratings in the Martindale-Hubbell’s Law Directory, and listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Mr. Ellington gained substantial trial experience early in his career where he assisted in the trial of several mass product liability cases.

Mr. Ellington received his bachelor’s degree in journalism in 1982 from the University of Texas at Austin and worked as a journalist prior to entering law school at the University of Houston, College of Law. Mr. Ellington speaks conversational Spanish, having been born and raised in El Paso, Texas.

The majority of Mr. Ellington’s practice is concentrated in the area of trucking accidents, oilfield accidents, commercial accidents, federal cargo claims, insurance defense, insurance coverage, premises liability, construction defects and construction accidents.

Mr. Ellington regularly lectures trucking and transportation companies, as well as insurance companies on claims handling practices. He has tried product liability cases involving hundreds of plaintiffs, commercial accidents, premises, wrongful death, negligence and construction (injury and defect) claims.

When Mr. Ellington is not engaged in the practice of law, he is a family man with a wife and two grown daughters. He is an avid golfer and swimmer, and also enjoys college and professional sporting events.

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

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Motor Carrier Liability
  • General Insurance Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Construction Liability
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Insurance Bad Faith Defense
  • Toxic Torts
  • Environmental Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
713-270-4811  Phone
713-270-5214  Fax
www.ellingtonlaw.com
University Attended:
University of Texas at Austin, B.A., Journalism, 1982
Law School Attended:
University of Houston, J.D., 1987
Year of First admission:
1988
Admission:
1988, Texas and U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
Memberships:
Houston and Fort Bend Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas; Texas Association of Defense Counsel; Defense Research Institute; Transportation Industry Defense Association (TIDA); Texas Motor Transportation Association (TMTA); Association for Transportation Law Professionals; Transportation Lawyers Association; College of the State Bar of Texas.
Languages:
Spanish
Birth Information:
El Paso, Texas
Certifications:
(Board Certified, Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board Of Legal Specialization)
ISLN:
907619145
Hobbies & interests:
Golf, Swiming, attending major sporting events.
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