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(713) 228-6568 local/(844) 706-9510
3003 South Loop West, Suite 206
Houston, TX 77054

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Marilyn O. Griffin

Mrs. Griffin has handled cases in all areas of civil, family, and probate law, and began her career as an Assistant DA in the criminal courts trying cases with a third-year bar card. Mrs. Griffin graduated from South Texas College of Law and was licensed to practice in 1992. She worked as an intern for the First Court of Appeals in Houston, Texas, and also worked for the Harris County District Attorney's office where she gained valuable trial experience.

Marilyn Griffin is a licensed Realtor® and is a member of Houston Association of Realtors®, and affiliated with and of counsel to Engel & Völkers Houston. After leaving the district attorney's office, Mrs. Griffin opened the law offices of Marilyn O. Griffin. In operating her own firm, Mrs. Griffin handled and tried cases in all aspects of general civil litigation, including probate and estate planning, family law, real estate, and contract law.

Mrs. Griffin is certified by the State Bar of Texas as an Ad Litem, and has served in various courts in that capacity. In addition, she has taught trial advocacy to local high school students through the Houston Bar Association. Mrs. Griffin is a member of the Houston Bar Association.

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Mrs. Griffin served several terms as a member of the Zoning and Planning Board and is a former councilwoman for the city of West University Place, Texas. She is a Paul Harris member of the Rotary Club of West U and is a life-sustaining member of The Junior League of Houston.

Marilyn Griffin was named one of Houston's Top Lawyers beginning in 2012 by H Texas Magazine. H Texas Magazine is committed to helping Houstonians live the good life. As part of this commitment, they strive to identify Houston's top professionals, including the city's best legal professionals.

Michael John Griffin III

Mr. Griffin graduated from the University of Texas with a BBA and the University of Houston Law Center with a JD. He was licensed to practice law in 1985. Since then, Mr. Griffin has handled and tried different types of cases including automobile, trucking, products liability, wrongful death, premise liability, security, nursing home cases, and multi-party contract cases.

Mr. Griffin has tried more than 100 cases to a jury verdict. In 1991, he became Board Certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. In addition to his license to practice law in Texas state court, Mr. Griffin is licensed in the Southern District of Texas and the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Griffin has tried cases to verdict in 13 different counties on behalf of the firm's clients.

Mr. Griffin is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He was given the highest legal ability rating of "very high to preeminent." An AV rating is a significant accomplishment. It is a testament to the fact that Mr. Griffin is ranked at the highest level of professional excellence.  Mr. Griffin is an adjunct professor at The University of Houston Law Center teaching Trial Advocacy.

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Mr. Griffin was recently named one of "The Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by the National Trial Lawyers Association. NTLA is a national organization composed of The Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state. Membership is obtained through special invitation, and is extended only to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, and stature as civil plaintiff trial lawyers.

Michael Griffin was elected to The Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Each year, the top third of 1% of Texas attorneys are invited to become Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Election to the Fellows is one of the highest honors bestowed upon a member of the State Bar of Texas. Nomination is based on outstanding contributions to the legal profession as well as a commitment to the community with clear agreement on the importance of professional integrity and on promoting the cause of justice in Texas.

Contact us to schedule a free consultation to discuss your legal needs with attorney Marilyn or Michael Griffin.