Channy F. Wood

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Amarillo, TX

Wood Law Firm LLP
 | 610 SW 11th Ave, PO Box 1439
Amarillo, TX 79101
Phone: 806-372-9663
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1994
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Consumer Law (10%),
  • General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

The founder of the Wood Law Firm LLP, Channy F. Wood focuses his practice primarily on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, and he has been certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Located in Amarillo, he provides representation to clients throughout the state who have suffered economic and noneconomic losses due to the negligence of other persons or entities. The types of cases that Mr. Wood has been involved in in this regard have arisen out of medical malpractice, defective medical devices and drugs, nursing home abuse, truck and other motor vehicle crashes, premises liability, animal bites and construction site accidents.

Mr. Wood has been able to obtain numerous high-dollar jury awards and settlements on behalf of his clients, and as a result, he is a member of the invitation-only Multi-Million Dollars Advocates Forum. His fellow attorneys have taken note of his successful track record in other ways as well. He has received both an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo, and he has been named for several consecutive years to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100.

Admitted to practice before all Texas state courts, Mr. Wood is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Northern Districts of Texas, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 5th and 10th Circuits, and the Supreme Court of the United States. An active participant in numerous legal associations, his memberships include the American Association for Justice, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, and the Litigation Counsel Of America. Mr. Wood, who obtained his Juris Doctor from Texas Tech University School of Law in 1994, has also been certified as a specialist in civil trial law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (80%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Consumer Law (10%)

General Litigation (10%)

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 13 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2018

Certificates and Credentials

  • National Board of Trial Advocacy

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About Channy Wood

Admitted: 1994, Texas

Professional Webpage: https://www.woodlawfirm-tx.com/channy-f-wood/

Honors and Awards:

  • Texas Super Lawyer, Plaintiff’s Personal Injury, 2006 – 2017
  • Top Texas Verdicts, 2010 - 2012
  • The National Trial Lawyers, 2011 – 2014
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2011 – 2017
  • AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 2004 – 2017

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1999
  • Board Certified Civil Law Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2004

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates, State Bar of Texas, Advertising Review Committee Member, 2004 – 2012
  • American Association of Justice, Sustaining Member, 2000 – Present
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Board Member, 2004 – 2011
  • State Bar of Texas, Committee Chairperson, 2016 – 2017
  • State Bar of Texas, Member District 13 Grievance Committee, 2015 – Present
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates, Member
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Fellow
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • American Board of Trial Advocates Local Chapter, President, 2015 – 2016
  • American Board of Trial Advocates Local Chapter, Vice President, 2014 – 2015
  • American Board of Trial Advocates Local Chapter, Member, Secretary/Treasurer, 2013 – 2014
  • Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyer, Personal Injury and Civil Trial, 2006 – Present
  • State Bar of Texas, Agriculture Law Committee, Member, 2001 – 2004
  • Amarillo Young Lawyers Association, Member
  • Amarillo Bar Association, Member
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Advocates Board Member, 2001 – 2004
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2003
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1995
  • Texas, 1994
  • State Bar of Texas, Consumer Law Section, Member, 1998 – Present
  • State Bar of Texas, Litigation Section, Member, 1998 – Present
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Sustaining Member, 2000 – Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Sustaining Member

Educational Background:

  • Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College, Graduate, 2012
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, 1989, B.S., Honors: Phi Alpha Delta, Major: Agriculture Economics
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Office Location for Channy F. Wood

610 SW 11th Ave
PO Box 1439
Amarillo, TX 79101

Phone: 806-372-9663

 

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Last Updated: 7/13/2018

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