Accomplished trial lawyer Chris Hamilton of Hamilton Wingo, LLP is being recognized in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Best Lawyers is one of the rare legal publications to select honorees based solely on nominations from other lawyers.
In addition to representing individuals and businesses in high-profile cases against some of the world’s largest corporations, Mr. Hamilton also represents clients in all types of business disputes and individuals seriously injured through corporate negligence. Mr. Hamilton has helped clients win record-setting courtroom victories and settlements in the hundreds of millions of dollars. In 2017, Mr. Hamilton secured an $18.3 million arbitration award for a Dallas company, and in 2016, Hamilton was recognized by Top Verdict as having the 9th largest personal injury verdict in Texas.
Mr. Hamilton was selected as one of D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas for 2017 and was selected to D Magazine’s Best Lawyers Under 40 in 2018. Mr. Hamilton and Lisa Blue Baron were awarded the American Association of Justice’s 2017 Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year award based on their work at the DFW airport protecting the United States Constitution against President’s Trump’s “Muslim Ban” Executive Order. Mr. Hamilton has served as an adjunct professor of Trial Advocacy at the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, and is the president of Lawyers for America, a nonprofit that offers legal assistance to people whose rights have been violated.
The trial lawyers at Hamilton Wingo, LLP, specialize in representing people and companies in high-stakes, complex litigation, on a contingent fee basis. They have obtained more than $100 million in verdicts and settlements for their clients. For more information, visit hamiltonwingo.com/.