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James R. Boston, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Houston, TX

Boston & Hughes, P.C.
8584 Katy Freeway, Suite 310
Houston, TX 77024
Phone: 713-961-1122
Fax: 713-965-0883
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2022
Licensed in Texas Since: 1982
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Defense, Civil Litigation: Defense
Attorney Profile

For nearly 40 years, Mr. Boston has defended physicians in medical liability cases. He represents healthcare professionals before their various licensing boards. He is AV-rated, an ABOTA Associate, and a Texas Bar Foundation and Houston Bar Foundation fellow. The Best Lawyers in America named him Houston's 2014, 2016 and 2020 Medical Liability Defense Lawyer of the Year. He is also listed in: Texas' Best Lawyers, Texas Monthly's "Texas Super Lawyers", and A.M. Best's Directory. He is included among Newsweek's top attorneys. His firm is among U.S. News-Best Lawyer's First Tier of Houston Medical Malpractice defense firms. He was selected to H Texas Magazine's Houston's Top Lawyers from 2010 to 2015. He has spoken at law schools and professional seminars on medical liability issues.

About James R. Boston, Jr.

First Admitted: 1982, Texas

Professional Webpage: http://www.bostonhughes.com/jim-boston.html

Honors/Awards

  • Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society. Member, American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA); Texas Bar Foundation, Sustaining Life Fellow.  Houston Bar Foundation, Fellow.  Member, College of the State Bar of Texas.  The Best Lawyers in America named him Houston's 2014, 2016 and 2020 Medical Liability Defense Lawyer of the Year. He is listed in: Martindale Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminant Lawyers; A.M. Best's Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys; Who's Who in American Law; Newsweek's top attorneys in the country. His firm is among U.S. News-Best Lawyer's First Tier of Houston Medical Malpractice defense firms. He has been selected to H-Magazine's Top Lawyers, 2010 to 2015. 

Educational Background

  • University of Texas at Austin, BA      South Texas College of Law-Houston, JD

Bar/Professional Activity

  • State Bar of Texas, College of the State Bar of Texas, Houston Bar Association, American Board of Trial Advocates, Defense Research Institute. Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Attorney-Mediator Institute
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Office Location for James R. Boston, Jr.

8584 Katy Freeway
Suite 310
Houston, TX 77024

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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