Gregory S. Porter, Esq.

Gregory S. Porter, Esq.: Attorney with The Porter Law Firm, P.C.


Board Certified-Personal Injury Trial Law-Texas Board of Legal Specialization; Graduated cum laude from Baylor University in 1993; Member of Phi Beta Kappa; Graduated cum laude from Baylor Law School in 1997; Top ten percent of law school class and one of five to graduate with honors; Member of the Baylor Law Review; Winner of the Strasburger Price Moot Court Competition; Member of the Baylor ATLA Mock Trial Team; Named Texas Super Lawyer-Rising Star by Thomson Reuters for 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, and 2009; Member of the T. John Ward Inn of Court; Member of the East Texas Chapter of American Board of Trial Advocates; AV Rated in Martindale-Hubbell Register of Preeminent Lawyers; Member of the Smith County Bar Association and Smith County Bar Foundation; Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation; Member of the Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit; Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Western, Northern, and Southern Districts of Texas; and Admitted to practice before the Federal Fifth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court.

Fellow of Texas Bar Foundation; and Fellow of the Smith County Bar Foundation.

(Board Certified-Personal Injury Trial Law-Texas Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (15)

  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Truck and 18-Wheeler Wrecks
  • Defective and Dangerous Products
  • Oil-Field Accidents
  • Sexual Assault and Abuse
  • Shootings
  • Medical or Other Professional Malpractice
  • Business Litigation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Employment Law
  • Wrongful Discharge
  • The Family and Medical Leave Act
  • Whistle-Blower Claims
  • Unlawful Retaliation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
903-705-4734  Phone
(903) 705-6253  Fax
Mailing Address:
5380 Old Bullard Road, Suite 600 #367, Tyler, TX 75707
University Attended:
Baylor University, B.A., Japanese and English, cum laude, 1993
Law School Attended:
Baylor University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1997
Year of First admission:
U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Districts Court, Eastern, Western, Northern, and Southern Districts of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1997, Texas
Texas Bar Association; Smith County Bar Association; and Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit.
Birth Information:
Erie, Pennsylvania, May 2, 1971
( Board Certified-Personal Injury Trial Law -Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy - National Board of Trial Advocacy )
Hobbies & interests:
Running, Hunting, and Fishing

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.

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