Leonid "Leo" Kishinevsky

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Houston, TX

The Kishinevsky Law Firm PLLC
 | 10175 Westview Dr, Houston, TX 77043
Phone: 281-819-2750
Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2009
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (70%),
  • General Litigation (10%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Insurance Coverage (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Russian,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Focusing his practice primarily on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, Leonid "Leo" Kishinevsky is the founder of his own firm located in Houston, Texas. Providing representation to clients throughout the area, he assists people who have suffered economic and noneconomic losses and harm through the negligence of other persons or entities. His cases have included motor vehicle collisions, pedestrian accidents, workplace injuries caused by nonemployer third parties or not otherwise covered by workers' compensation insurance, premises liability, and defective products, and he sued governmental entities as well as private parties. Mr. Kishinevsky also helps policyholders whose claims have been denied in bad faith by their insurance companies, and in his employment law practice he provides advice and counsel to employees in situations involving wrongful termination, workplace discrimination and sexual harassment.

In 2006, Mr. Kishinevsky received both a Bachelor of Arts in political science and government and a Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing from the University of Notre Dame. He then pursued his legal education at the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2009. In his final semester there, he was a visiting student at South Texas College of Law Houston. Mr. Kishinevsky started his career as a criminal defense attorney before transitioning to civil litigation, and he formed his current firm in April 2015.

Born in Russia, Mr. Kishinevsky is fluent in that language as well as Spanish and English. He is admitted to practice before all Texas state courts as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas. In addition to the State Bar of Texas, his professional memberships include the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (70%): Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

General Litigation (10%)

Civil Litigation (10%)

Insurance Coverage (10%): Insurance, Bad Faith Insurance

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Insurance, Bad Faith Insurance

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019

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About Leonid Kishinevsky

Admitted: 2009, Texas

Professional Webpage: http://www.houstoninjuryattorney.lawyer/about-us.html

Honors/Awards:

  • Texas Rising Star- Plaintiff Personal Injury, Super Lawyers, 2018
  • Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2018
  • Top 40 Under 40, Civil Plaintiff Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, 2017
  • Texas Rising Star, Plaintiff Personal Injury, Super Lawyers, 2017
  • Second Largest Jury Verdict for Workplace Safety in Texas, Verdict Search Magazine, 2014

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Licensed to practice before the United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 2017
  • Licensed to practice before the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, 2011
  • Licensed to practice law in the State of Texas, 2009

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • Second largest jury verdict of 2014 for workplace safety in Texas per Verdict Search magazine, Cause No. 2012-06117 Jose Segovia v. Santos San Juan individually and d/b/a Santos Wrecker Repair in the Harris County 80th District Court, 2014

Educational Background:

  • University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN, USA, B.B.A., Major: Marketing, 2006
  • University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN, USA, B.A., Major: Political Science, 2006
  • Saint John's High School, Honors: Scholarship
Office Location for Leonid "Leo" Kishinevsky

10175 Westview Dr
Houston, TX 77043

Phone: 281-819-2750

 

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Last Updated: 10/12/2018

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