Mr. Alton C. Todd

Mr. Alton C. Todd

The Law Firm of Alton C. Todd
312 S Friendswood Dr
Friendswood, TX 77546-3904

Phone: 281-992-8633
Fax: 281-648-8633

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Mr. Todd was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1971 after earning his law degree at Southern Methodist University where he was a member of the Southwestern Law Journal. Mr. Todd first practiced with the Galveston firm of Mills, Shirley, McMicken & Eckel, later joining the law firm of Wellborn, Britt and Brown in Alvin, Texas. It was during his 25-year personal injury practice in Alvin that The Law Firm of Alton C. Todd was formed, which moved to Friendswood in 2000.

While building a solid practice in general civil trial law, personal injury, negligence, products liability and premises liability law, Alton Todd has remained actively involved in numerous professional organizations that allow him to contribute to his profession while continuing his legal education in order to serve clients to the best of his ability. These affiliations include - American Bar Association; Texas Bar Association; Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit; Brazoria County Bar Association; Galveston County Bar Association; Georgia Bar Association; American Association for Justice; Million Dollar Advocates Forum; Texas Association of Civil Trial & Appellate Specialists; Texas Bar Foundation; Texas Trial Association Board of Directors; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; National Board of Trial Advocacy; Diplomate of the American Board of Trial Advocates; American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow; Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers; Federal Bar Association; and U.S. Supreme Court Historical Society.

In a career that has spanned over four decades, Alton Todd has received an impressive assortment of awards, highlighted last year with his selection as one of the Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers, an elite list compiled by Texas Monthly and chosen from responses to 5,000 ballots and further review and raking by Blue Ribbon panel.

Areas of Practice - Admiralty & Maritime Law; Aviation; Business & Commercial Law; Business Organizations; Complex Business Litigation; Contracts; Environmental Law; Litigation & Appeals; Medical Malpractice; Motor Vehicle Accidents - Plaintiff; Nursing Home; Personal Injury - Plaintiff; Products Liability Law; Railroad Worker Injury/FELA; Toxic Torts; Whistleblower/Qui Tam; Catastrophic Injuries; Plaint Explosions and premises liability.

Bar Admissions - Texas, 1971; U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1971; U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas; U.S. District Court Western District of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. District Court of New Mexico; Georgia.

Education - Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas - J.D. - 1971; Law Journal: Southwestern Law Journal, Member, Board of Editors, 1970 - 1971; North Texas State University , Denton, Texas - B.A. - 1968.

Honors and Awards - Texas Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business 2003 - 2015.

Professional Associations and Memberships - College of the State Bar of Texas, Director; Galveston County Bar Association, Member; Brazoria County Bar Association, Member; Texas Bar Association, Member; Georgia Bar Association, Member; Federal Bar Association, Member; and U.S. Supreme Court Historical Society, Member; National Board of Trial Advocacy; State Bar of Texas, Member; Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Member; American Association for Justice, Member; American Board of Trial Advocates, Member; American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow; Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers.