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Attorney Michael E. Shelton
With personal experience and knowledge of the workings of the offshore, pipeline, and construction industries, attorney Michael E. Shelton has been fighting for justice, representing 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 respond on your behalf and seek the compensation you deserve.
Serving as a catastrophic injury attorney for clients from around the nation, our Houston, TX, firm can help working individuals like you pursue the compensation you need to face the future. Throughout his career, Mr. Shelton has worked diligently to obtain the maximum financial compensation needed to cover lost income, medical bills, and the pain and suffering of your recovery. If you have suffered from a maritime incidents, industrial accidents, or been the victim of catastrophic injuries, he can help.Meet Mr. Shelton
"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 is 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, as a bystander, or other circumstances.
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, 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.
Comprehensive Scope of Legal Services and Practice Areas
- Barge Accidents
- Brain And Spinal Cord Injuries
- Burn Injuries
- Bystander Injuries
- Catastrophic Injuries
- Commercial Diver Injuries
- Construction Accidents
- Dangerous Prescription Drugs
- Defective Medical Products
- 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
- Union Representation
- Work Equipment Injuries