Andrew Sher

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Environmental Litigation Attorney in Houston, TX

The Sher Law Firm, PLLC
 | 3131 Eastside St., Suite 440
Houston, TX 77098
Phone: 713-626-2100
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2009, 2011 - 2017
Licensed Since: 1994
Practice Areas:
  • Environmental Litigation (30%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Intellectual Property Litigation (10%),
  • Business Litigation (10%),
  • General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

As founder of The Sher Law Firm, PLLC, Andrew Sher is committed to representing clients in Houston, Texas. He focuses his practice on handling matters such as plaintiff personal injury cases, product liability and environmental litigation.

In 1991, Mr. Sher received a Bachelor in Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin. He then earned a Juris Doctor in 1993 from the University of Houston Law Center.

Early in his career, Mr. Sher gained invaluable litigation experience working for a civil law firm. Today, he uses the skills he gained there and his knowledge of the law to protect the rights of his clients, whether they have been victims of negligence or have spotted an environmental wrongdoing. From the initial consultation and through the appeals process, clients can expect to receive personalized and comprehensive representation. Mr. Sher has worked with people from all walks of life, including government entities, individuals, and public and private companies.

Over the course of his decades-long career, Mr. Sher has time and again obtained favorable verdicts and settlements for clients. For his achievements, he holds an Avvo "Superb" rating; he has earned the highest rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell; and H-Texas Magazine included him in the list of its top lawyers.

Sharing his legal knowledge with others, Mr. Sher is a frequent guest speaker. A life fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, he is a member of the Fort Bend County Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas, the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the Houston Trial Lawyers Association.

*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered 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 anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Environmental Litigation (30%)

Personal Injury - Products (20%): Motor Vehicle Defects, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability

Personal Injury - General (20%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Intellectual Property Litigation (10%)

Business Litigation (10%): Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements

General Litigation (10%): Litigation

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - Products: Motor Vehicle Defects, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability

Personal Injury - General: Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Business Litigation: Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements

General Litigation: Litigation

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 12 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2009, 2011 - 2017

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About Andrew Sher

Admitted: 1994, Texas

Professional Webpage: http://www.sher-law.com/houston-attorney/

Honors and Awards:

  • Martindale Hubbell AV® Preeminent™* Peer Review Rated Attorney
  • One of Houston's Top Lawyers by H-Texas
  • Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters as published in Texas Monthly
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • State of Colorado, Lincensed Attorney and Counselor at Law, 1995

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 2004
  • Colorado, 1995
  • Texas, 1994
  • Member, Houston Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, American Association for Justice
  • Member, Fort Bend County Bar Association
  • Member, Houston Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
  • U.S. District Courts, Eastern District of Texas, 1996-2011
  • U.S. District Courts, Northern District of Texas, 1996-2011
  • U.S. District Courts, Western District of Texas, 1996-2011
  • U.S. District Courts, Southern District of Texas, 1996-2011

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Invited Speaker, concerning Private Property Rights and Surface and Groundwater Resources, First Annual Clear Gold Summit, State of Texas, September, 1999

Educational Background:

  • The University of Texas, B.B.A. in Petroleum Land Management, 1991
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Office Location for Andrew Sher

3131 Eastside St.
Suite 440
Houston, TX 77098

Phone: 713-626-2100

 

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Last Updated: 5/11/2017

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