Personal Injury Attorney Michael E. Shelton
With personal experience and knowledge of the workings of the offshore, pipeline, and construction industries, Houston personal injury lawyer Michael E. Shelton has been fighting for justice on behalf of victims of catastrophic injuries for more than 40 years. With his personable approach and union contacts all over the country, Mr. Shelton is always ready to pursue the compensation you deserve.
Serving as a personal injury attorney for clients from around the nation, Mr. Shelton in Houston, Texas, can help working individuals like you collect the restitution you need to face the future. Throughout his career, Mr. Shelton has worked diligently to help clients achieve settlements or jury awards to cover lost income, medical bills, and pain and suffering. If you have suffered a maritime accident, a work-related car accident, a truck accident, an industrial accident, or a catastrophic injury under any circumstances, he can help. He offers free consultations and works on a contingency fee basis. That means you pay nothing unless and until Mr. Shelton collects compensation on your behalf.
"Mr. Shelton is a superb lawyer with great experience in personal injury cases, such as mine. He has not once let me down and is very supportive in every way. Because of my injury, I have not been able to work, but Mr. Shelton has made sure to help my family financially until my case is over.... I highly recommend Mr. Shelton for anyone who has had an accident at work." -Jaime (Former Client)
First-Hand Experience and Effective Representation
Mr. Shelton holds a union card as a journeyman pipefitter and serves as General Counsel for the Texas Building Trades Council, AFL-CIO. His first-hand experience and wealth of contacts in business and workers' unions help him to effectively advocate for those injured in serious work accidents. After working on an oil rig, he understands many of the issues at play in cases involving maritime, pipeline, and construction accidents. Mr. Shelton also uses his decades of legal experience to help innocent victims injured by defective medical products and other forms of negligence. He also advocates for injured bystanders.
Many of our clients have suffered from catastrophic injuries such as burns or brain and spinal cord damage. Victims and their families may face many difficulties including lost wages, an uncertain employment future, failing health, mounting medical bills, battles with insurance companies, emotional trauma, and physical pain and suffering. At the Shelton Law Firm, we provide the compassionate guidance you need through every phase of the legal process while aggressively pursuing compensation. For your convenience, we maintain flexible office hours and offer contingency fee arrangements.
We Are Here to Help the Injured
Houston personal injury lawyer Michael E. Shelton has dedicated his career to helping personal injury victims achieve fair and just settlements. With a focus on injuries suffered by workers in the maritime, oil, and construction industries, Mr. Shelton is proud to represent regular people as they engage in legal battles with giant corporations and insurance companies.
If you have been injured in a workplace accident, a work-related car accident, or a truck accident, Mr. Shelton in Houston, TX, can help. He also assists those injured by faulty medical devices and dangerous prescription drugs (due to a manufacturer or medical malpractice).
If a loved one is the victim of wrongful death, or if you or a loved one have suffered a debilitating injury because of another party's negligence, Mr. Shelton can provide the legal advocacy needed to achieve justice. If your personal injury occurred at sea and is covered by the Jones Act, he can help. To begin the journey towards receiving the compensation you are owed, schedule a free consultation with our law firm today. Fill out our online form or call
Mr. Shelton is proud to represent regular people as they engage in legal battles with giant corporations and insurance companies.
Complete Legal Services and Practice Areas
- Barge Accidents
- Brain And Spinal Cord Injuries
- Broken Bones and Fractures
- Burn Injuries
- Bystander Injuries
- Catastrophic Injuries
- Commercial Diver Injuries
- Construction Accidents
- Crane Accidents
- Cruise Ship Accidents
- Dangerous Prescription Drugs
- Defective Medical Products
- Falling from Elevated Heights
- Falling Objects
- Gas Exposure
- Industrial Accidents
- Injuries To Welders And Welders' Helpers
- Jones Act Claims
- Maritime Law
- Maritime Spinal, Neck and Back Injuries
- Offshore Drilling Rig Injuries
- Pipeline Accidents
- Refinery Explosions/Chemical Plants
- Traumatic Brain Injuries
- Union Representation
- Vision and Eye Injuries
- Work Equipment Injuries
Michael E. Shelton is prepared to provide aggressive representation so you can secure the compensation you legally deserve.
A Personal Injury Lawyer Who Understands
Other lawyers might not understand what it's like to work with your hands for a living, but Michael E. Shelton does. Before he was a lawyer, he worked on an oil rig, and he still holds a union card as a journeyman pipefitter. Mr. Shelton knows that an injury that prevents you from working threatens every aspect of your livelihood, and he's prepared to provide aggressive representation so you can secure the compensation you legally deserve.
In addition to helping those who suffer injuries while working, our Houston, Texas, law firm also handles personal injury cases for bystanders injured by negligent construction workers, and victims injured by faulty medical equipment. Mr. Shelton also helps clients who have been injured by dangerous prescription drugs, due either to a manufacturer's actions or medical malpractice. If you have a personal injury case, put your trust in the Houston law firm that has been representing personal injury victims for nearly 50 years. Schedule a free consultation with The Shelton Law Firm today by filling out an online form or by calling
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The Shelton Law Firm
Personal injury attorney Michael E. Shelton has been representing victims of catastrophic injuries in Houston, Texas, for nearly 50 years. He is proud to be a union card holder as a journeyman pipefitter and General Counsel for the Texas Building Trades Council, AFL-CIO. He is affiliated with several prestigious organizations, including:
- The Texas Bar Association
- The Houston Bar Association
- The Louisiana State Bar
- The Louisiana Association for Justice
If you are the victim of a personal injury, schedule a free consultation with The Shelton Law Firm today by contacting us online or calling (713) 807-0700.