If you have lost all hope of physical or financial recovery after a catastrophic injury or a relative's wrongful death suffered while working on an oil or gas pipeline, refinery or construction site in Texas, the next paragraph of this website page contains good news for you.
The skilled, dedicated Houston personal injury lawyer whose decades of experience and reputation for results has helped workplace accident victims in Texas, Louisiana and nationwide recover their health, medically and economically, is Michael E. Shelton, founder of The Shelton Law Firm in Houston.
Mr. Shelton has dedicated four decades of his professional life to getting justice for injured workers everywhere. In every case, he strives to investigate the cause of serious accidents where dangerous work is performed, identify negligent parties who cause them and hold their insurers accountable — in courts of law if necessary.
As an example of just how "full-service" we are for our clients, The Shelton Law Firm has a full-time engineer on staff to assist with product liability cases involving clients who were injured by defective or malfunctioning work tools or equipment. Contact us today to arrange your free initial consultation. If you cannot travel, we can come to you. Just call 877-771-6139 toll free or e-mail us.
"I'm not just a lawyer. I also carry a journeyman's card."
Michael E. Shelton is not only a lawyer but also a union card carrier as a journeyman pipefitter. He is also general counsel for the Texas Building Trades Council. This background makes him a unique a labor union lawyer because he personally understands the intricacies of these cases.
40 Years of Experience, Working for Justice for Injured Workers
Michael E. Shelton aggressively protects your rights as a seriously injured worker, in and out of court, in accident personal injury practice areas such as:
- Pipeline accidents
- Industrial accidents
- Refinery explosions/chemical plants
- Construction accidents
- Maritime law and Jones Act
- Serious injuries
- Burn injuries
- Broken bones
- Bystander injuries
- Work equipment injuries
- Injuries to welders and welders' helpers
- Defective medical products
- Dangerous prescription drugs
- Vision and eye injuries
Michael E. Shelton works closely with a wealth of contacts in business and workers' unions for formulation and advocacy of union health plans. His personal experience working on an oil rig has given him a unique understanding of the issues at play in cases involving the offshore, pipeline and construction industries.
Mr. Shelton's full-service workplace injury law office is all about convenience for you and your family, including the contingency fee basis for its hard work. So that you will not have to worry about the cost of our quality representation, you owe no attorney fee unless we win your case and recover a damage settlement award that meets with your approval.
Houston maritime personal injury attorney Michael E. Shelton offers free initial consultations — at your home or hospital room if necessary — and constant availability to his expertise from start to finish of the legal process. Contact The Shelton Law Firm, toll free: 877-771-6139.