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Clive Markland

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Civil Litigation Attorney in Houston, TX

Roberts Markland, LLP
2555 N. MacGregor Way, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77004
Phone: 713-630-0900
Fax: 713-630-0991
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2021
Selected to Rising Stars: 2013 - 2015
Licensed in Texas Since: 2000
Practice Areas: Civil Litigation: Defense (30%), Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (50%), Criminal Defense (20%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Clive Markland is a partner with Roberts Markland, LLP, law firm in Houston, Texas. A nationally ranked trial lawyer with more than 20 years of total legal experience, Mr. Markland provides unmatched counsel and support to clients throughout the greater Houston metro and surrounding areas who have legal needs involving any of the following:

· Construction disputes

· Personal injury

· Criminal defense

A former lawyer with the Harris County District Attorney's Office, Mr. Markland has tried more than 80 cases to verdict, and he credits his past prosecutorial experience with helping him devise the most effective defense strategies possible for those accused of serious criminal offenses. A former insurance defense attorney, he also has invaluable insight into the industry and the tactics insurance providers use to reduce or deny claims, which enables him to devise the best strategies possible to help his clients obtain the maximum amount of compensation they deserve.

At all turns, Mr. Markland provides highly personalized counsel to his clients to help them make the best-informed decisions as he aggressively pursues the favorable outcomes they seek, both inside and outside of the courtroom. From his efforts, he has achieved a long record of securing positive results for his clients, and he has gained a reputation for his in-depth legal knowledge along with his unwavering dedication to those he serves.

Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Markland has earned a Top 1% designation from the National Association of Distinguished Counsel along with many other consistent top rankings and endorsements from his peers. He has also received numerous positive testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients, and he finds great reward in being able to help so many in his community during their times of dire need.

A 1997 graduate of Fisk University with a degree in business administration, Mr. Markland obtained his Juris Doctor from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law in 2000. He is an active member of the American Association for Justice, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the Houston Trial Lawyers Association, and he supports his local community through his involvement with various charitable, historical, political and artistic organizations in his area. He also teaches trial advocacy at the Thurgood Marshall School of Law.

Practice Areas
  • 30%Civil Litigation: Defense
  • 50%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
  • 20%Criminal Defense
Focus Areas

Products Liability, Criminal Law


2 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2021
  • Rising Stars: 2013 - 2015

About Clive Markland

First Admitted: 2000, Texas

Professional Webpage:

Educational Background

  • Fisk University, Business Administration, 1997


  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel as a Top 1% Trial Lawyer

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Obama-For-America Campaign
  • Houston Museum of African American Culture
  • Ensemble Theater

Bar/Professional Activity

  • American Association for Justice
  • Houston Trial Lawyers Association
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
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Office Location for Clive Markland

2555 N. MacGregor Way
Suite 200
Houston, TX 77004

Phone: 713-630-0900

Fax: 713-630-0991

Last Updated: 3/18/2021

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