Trent Bond

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Beaumont, TX

Portner Bond PLLC
 | 1905 Calder Ave., Beaumont, TX 77701
Phone: 409-838-4444
Fax: 409-554-0240
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1993
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Trent Bond is one of the founders of the law firm of Portner Bond PLLC, based in Beaumont, Texas. In his more than 20 years of practicing law, Mr. Bond has amassed extensive experience with personal injury matters, including accidents, product liability, wrongful death and workplace injury cases. He also has experience with admiralty and maritime law. Mr. Bond represents clients in Beaumont and throughout the state of Texas.

    After serving in the U.S. Navy for six years, Mr. Bond earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Houston, Clear Lake. He went onto obtain his law degree from South Texas College of Law.

    Mr. Bond is licensed to practice in all Texas state courts, as well as the U.S. district courts for the southern and eastern districts of Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.

    In addition to his law practice, Mr. Bond is a member of a variety of professional organizations, including the Jefferson County Bar Association, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice. Mr. Bond is also a lifetime member of the Texas Bar Foundation. Mr. Bond also belongs to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, organizations composed solely of lawyers who have obtained million- or multimillion-dollar settlements or verdicts for their clients.

    His achievements have earned Mr. Bond the respect of his colleagues in the legal profession. Among other honors he has received, he received the highest rating, AV Preeminent,* from the noted peer review service Martindale-Hubbell.

    *AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used 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 confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

    Practice Areas
    • 100%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
    Focus Areas

    Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff


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    Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2021

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    About Trent Bond

    Admitted: 1993, Texas

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    • Rated 10.0,  Superb, Avvo Rating, Avvo, 2013
    • Beaumont Police Officers Faithful Service Award, Beaumont Police Officer Association, 2008
    • Received for participation in Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation, 2005
    • Beaumont Police Officers Faithful Service Award, Beaumont Police Officers Association, 2002
    • Legal Scholarship, Order of the Lytae, South Texas College of Law, 1991
    • Received for good and faithful service in the United States Navy from 1982-1986., Good Conduct Award, United States Navy, 1986
    • Received Battle "E" Ribbon while serving in the United States Navy, Battle, United States Navy, 1983
    • Received Sea Service Deployment Award while Serving in the United States Navy, Sea Service Deployment, United States Navy, 1983
    • Texas Super Lawyer, 2011 – 2016 (a Thomson Reuters service)
    • AV Peer Review Rated Attorney, Martindale-Hubbell
    • Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law.  , 2001

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Vice President Jefferson County Bar, 2013
    • Director Jefferson County Bar, 2011
    • Admitted by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania to the bar of the courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as an Attorney and Counselor at law. (inactive), 2010
    • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
    • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
    • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
    • State of Texas
    • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • Order of the Lytae
    • Texas Bar Foundation, Life Member, 2004 – Present
    • American Association for Justice
    • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, 1998 – Present
    • Jefferson County Young Lawyers Association, Director, 1995 – 1997
    • Jefferson County Young Lawyers Association, Vice President, 1997 – 1998
    • Jefferson County Young Lawyers Association, Treasurer, 1998 – 1999
    • Jefferson County Bar Association, Director, 2000 – 2001

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Supporter of "Some Other Place" a local charity which helps feed and clothe the homeless. 
    • Coach, West End Little League and Beaumont Little Dribblers
    • Active member of St. Anthony’s Parish
    • Jefferson County Bar Pro Bono Program  

    Educational Background:

    • South Houston High School
    • University of Houston, Clear Lake, Houston , Texas – B.A. – December, 1989  

    Industry Groups

    • Jefferson County Bar
    • Jefferson County Young Lawyer Association
    • Life Fellow
    • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
    • Order Of The Lytae
    • Texas Bar Foundation
    • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
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    Office Location for Trent Bond

    1905 Calder Ave.
    Beaumont, TX 77701

    Phone: 409-838-4444

    Fax: 409-554-0240

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    Last Updated: 3/2/2021

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