Omar Khawaja

Top rated personal injury attorney in Houston, Texas

The Law Offices of Omar Khawaja
Omar Khawaja
The Law Offices of Omar Khawaja

Practice Areas: Personal injury, Transportation & maritime; view more

Licensed in Texas since: 2010

Education: The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022

The Law Offices of Omar Khawaja

5177 Richmond Ave.
Ste. 1065
Houston, TX 77056 Visit website

Details

Omar Khawaja is a personal injury attorney in Bellaire, Texas. The founder of the law office of Omar Khawaja PLLC, he has over a decade of legal experience. Serving clients in Bellaire and throughout the Houston region, he handles matters involving motor vehicle accidents, commercial airline accidents, trucking accidents, work injuries, wrongful death, and admiralty and maritime injuries.

In addition to personal injury law, Mr. Khawaja has experience with criminal defense law. He is a former assistant district attorney for Fort Bend and Midland counties in Texas. Practicing criminal defense law provided him with the opportunity to develop his courtroom and litigation skills through the prosecution of numerous misdemeanor and felony cases. 

After leaving the district attorney’s office, Mr. Khawaja joined a private personal injury law firm before founding his own law firm in 2018, continuing to focus his practice on personal injury law. He provides committed and passionate representation to the injured and their families, fighting for the protection of their legal rights and fair compensation.

Outside of his law practice, Mr. Khawaja is active in the professional community. He belongs to the Houston Trial Lawyers Association and sits on the board of the Houston Karachi Sister City Association and the South Asian Chamber of Commerce. He holds a license to practice law before all Texas state courts.

Raised in Houston, Mr. Khawaja received a bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Arizona. He earned his law degree from The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law. He gained legal experience during law school by working at the City of Houston Legal Department and clerking for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Practice areas

Personal injury - general: plaintiff, Transportation/maritime

Focus areas

Motor vehicle accidents, Wrongful death, Trucking accidents, Admiralty & maritime law

  • 90% Personal injury - general: plaintiff
  • 10% Transportation/maritime

First Admitted: 2010, Texas

Professional Webpage: https://www.attorneyomar.com/attorneys/omar-khawaja/

Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Board of The South Asian Chamber of Commerce
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Texas
  • Houston Karachi Sister City Association
  • Houston Trial Lawyers Association, Member
Educational Background:
  • University of Arizona, Bachelor’s in Business Management

Office location for Omar Khawaja

5177 Richmond Ave.
Ste. 1065
Houston, TX 77056

Phone: 713-561-5454

Selections

2 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022

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