IVC Filter Injury Law Firm
The Willis Law Firm is committed to representing individuals and families who have been the victims of an IVC Filter injury. You may be compensated for your injuries by way of an IVC Filter lawsuit.
Willis Law Firm is headquartered in Houston, Texas for the last 30 years. The Law Firm is headed up by Attorney David P. Willis a graduate of Baylor University (1978) and South Texas College of Law (1982). After law school graduation he served as a briefing attorney on the Supreme Court of Texas (1983-1984) and is currently a member of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Bar Foundation, and the American Trial Lawyers Association. Willis has been a Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Lawyer since 1988, certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Willis is also licensed in the State of New York and maintains an active personal injury, product liability and pharmaceutical practice across the nation and has gained a national reputation as a leading personal injury lawyer in the United States.
Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Lawyer
Mr. Willis has the distinction of being a Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Lawyer, certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1988. This legal certification by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization identifies an attorney who has been recognized as having extensive knowledge and actual experience trying a prescribed number of personal injury cases to a jury verdict. In order to be Board Certified, Mr. Willis had to pass strict testing and qualification requirements to demonstrate his knowledge of the law of evidence, procedure and other areas of substantive law in the trial of civil cases. Less than 2% of all Texas attorneys have earned this important certification in Personal Injury Trial Law.
Recognized and Awarded Prestigious Award
Further, in 1997, Mr. Willis was involved in one of the nation’s first Firestone ATX Radial Tread / Belt Separation and Ford Explorer rollover cases which occurred in Texas. A products liability lawsuit was filed in 1998 against Ford and Firestone due to the Ford Explorer going out of control and rolling after the back left Firestone ATX radial tires tread came off. After a long battle with Ford and Firestone a very significant confidential settlement was reached by all parties. On July 17, 2001 Mr. Willis was recognized as one of a very select group of products liability attorneys in the nation and was awarded the prestigious Steven J. Sharp Public Service Award for his contributions in investigating and gathering evidence pertaining to tire belt separation and vehicle rollovers in Firestone Tire and Ford Explorer Cases. The efforts by these selected attorneys and others helped lead to the largest recall in U.S. history. This award was presented to Mr. Willis by the President of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA).