Why Choose Us?

Results:
  • For Plaintiffs, we have obtained numerous high dollar victories as outlined in Selected Cases
  • For Defendants, we have obtained dismissals, summary judgments, and take nothing judgments where alleged damages exceed $1 billion.
Experience:
  • Our attorneys have more than 80 years experience in complex commercial litigation.
Flexibility:
  • We actively seek alternative fee agreements that promote a win-win partnership with clients.
Innovation:
  • Our attorneys use the latest technology to provide clients with efficient, high quality work product. Cloud-based technology has revolutionized the legal business.

About Joe Melugin

Attorney

Attorney Joe Melugin is a sixth generation Texan who is devoted to correcting injustices and assisting clients in finding remedies under the law. He fervently represents men and women injured in severe accidents including; catastrophic oil field accidents, fires, explosions, highway crashes and product defects, and stops at nothing to make sure that his clients’ rights are always protected. He is well-versed in many practice areas and possesses exceptional communication skills that are instrumental when representing clients before judges, juries and mediators.

Mr. Melugin's passion for representing workers who risk their lives undertaking many dangerous lines of work in order to provide for themselves and their families enables him to excel when assisting them in standing up to big corporations and insurance companies. Understanding his clients’ circumstances and incorporating their perspectives serves as his driving force when pursuing justice on their behalf. Moreover, he understands that the legal process can be daunting, confusing, and intimidating for many, which is why he makes himself available to his clients anytime they may have questions or concerns.

In his spare time, Mr. Melugin enjoys traveling, eating good food, drinking good beer and listening to live music. He is an avid sports fan, particularly of the Tennessee Volunteers and of the Houston Rockets. Mr. Melugin and his wife are proud parents of two daughters. Please contact our firm at your earliest convenience if you have any questions for Attorney Joe Melugin regarding your legal rights.

    Education
  • University of Houston Law Center, J.D. - 2007
  • University of Tennessee, B.S. - 2000
    Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 2007
  • Missouri, 2009
  • Illinois, 2010
  • California, 2011
  • Federal Districts for Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of Texas
  • Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri
  • Northern District of Illinois
  • Central District of California
  • Federal Courts of Appeals: U.S. Fifth Circuit
    Professional Associations & Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Illinois
  • State Bar of Missouri
  • Houston Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Houston Trial Lawyers Association
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Garland Walker Inn of Court