markw@willingham-law.com
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F. 713.333.7601

5625 Cypress Creek Pkwy Sixth Floor, Houston, Texas 77069

R. Mark Willingham
Managing Partner
 

R. Mark Willingham represents clients as trial counsel, national trial counsel, national coordinating counsel, and general outside counsel. Regardless of the magnitude of the issue, Mr. Willingham counsels and advises a variety of companies, individuals and carriers in relation to their litigation concerns and comprehensive legal needs; often working with companies as their outside general counsel. He has tried cases ranging from simple automobile accidents to complex catastrophic injury and damages in Texas, Louisiana and Indiana. He has been in front of State and Federal Judges in California, Pennsylvania, Mississippi, Washington, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona and Illinois.

Mr. Willingham has litigated, coordinated and overseen intricate multi-state and federal litigation and class-action claims for companies across the U.S., working with attorneys in various jurisdictions to ensure seamless representation under complex circumstances.

Mr. Willingham regularly presents at seminars on a variety of topics including trial tactics, common sense approaches to legal needs of companies, mass tort litigation, products liability and more.

Practice areas
  • Automobile and Trucking Defense
  • Business Consulting
  • Business Litigation
  • Catastrophic Injury Defense
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental and Toxic Tort Defense
  • Outside General Counsel
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate Litigation
Education
  • South Texas College of Law JD 1991
  • The University of Texas BBA 1987
 
Admissions
  • Supreme Court of Texas 1991
  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois Bar
  • United States District Court, Southern, Eastern, Northern and Western Districts of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court, for the District of Colorado
Professional Associations
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Houston Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texans Against Lawsuit Abuse
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Travis County Bar Association
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association