East Texas Personal Injury Attorney



Based in Palestine, attorney Jim Parsons represents individual and business clients throughout East Texas in a range of civil litigation matters, with a particular focus on plaintiff’s personal injury cases involving serious injuries, defective products, oilfield injuries, automobile accidents and trucking accidents. In addition, Jim provides advocacy in a variety of insurance bad faith claims, business disputes, real estate litigation, probate litigation, and family law matters. For more information about his work in each of these areas, please see practice areas.

Drawing on his extensive experience in the law encompassing more than 300 jury trials and thousands of non-jury matters, Jim Parsons has the skills and legal expertise to help clients achieve their goals in even the most complex cases.  As a former Judge of the 3rd District Court and a past President of the State Bar of Texas, Mr. Parsons has an in-depth understanding of the legal environment in this part of the country that has helped him establish a track record of successful verdicts and settlements on behalf of a wide range of clients. Jim has an enviable reputation throughout the state, and is highly respected by lawyers and by the judiciary for his skill and professionalism, and is known by his peers as “a lawyer’s lawyer.” He has served the Bar in many capacities and actively works to foster inclusion, ethics, and professional excellence. His civic and public service is extensive and he is committed to working to protect the people’s right to access the court house and to trial by jury.

In addition to his legal expertise, Jim offers an accessibility and availability that sets him apart from other attorneys. Understanding that the impact of an injury or other loss is not limited to financial damages, he strives to ease the emotional and psychological burden on his clients. With his deep-seated sense of fairness, he is able to achieve outcomes in situations that few could conclude successfully. To learn how he can help with your legal matter, contact Jim, for a free initial consultation.

The Law Offices of Jim Parsons was named the Best Law Firm People’s Choice Award by the Palestine Herald Press in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

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