Thomas M. Stanley

Associate / Houston

P: 713.588.0446

Mr. Stanley is an associate with the firm and has been litigating personal injury, wrongful death and commercial cases since 1978. He is a highly experienced trial lawyer who has tried dozens of cases to verdict in both Texas state court and federal court. Mr. Stanley brings a unique perspective to his defense practice, having been a plaintiffs’ personal injury lawyer for a number of years before joining the firm. Outside of his law practice, Mr. Stanley is a Vietnam-era veteran of the Army’s 101st Airborne Division (“The Screaming Eagles”) and a former Commander of the Corps of Cadets (1971-1972) at Texas A&M University.

Practice Areas

Practice Areas

  • Admiralty & Maritime
  • Environmental  & Toxic Tort
  • Transportation
  • Trucking


  • J.D., Baylor University, 1978
    • Honors graduate
  • B.A., Texas A&M University, 1972

Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Supreme Court and all lower Texas courts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Professional Memberships

  • Maritime Law Association of the United States