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9494 Southwest Freeway, Houston, Texas 77074

Joseph M. Heard, Shareholder

Attorney Profile

Born Huntsville, Texas, April 5, 1957; admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1984; Undergraduate education: The University of Houston, Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance), 1980; Legal education: South Texas College of Law, Juris Doctorate, 1984.

Mr. Heard has experience in a broad spectrum of cases including professional liability, personal injury (from slip & fall to death), premises liability, commercial/private vehicular accidents, residential mold, toxic chemical exposure, food contamination, property damage and construction defect matters (both commercial and residential). He has received favorable jury verdicts in both state and federal courts and has successfully defended clients in a variety of Texas counties that are typically considered "plaintiff-friendly" venues.

Affiliations:

Admissions: State Bar of Texas; U.S. District Court, Southern and Northern Districts of Texas

Member: Houston Bar Association, Texas Association of Defense Counsel

Other Organizations:

Life Member: Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

E-mail: jheard@heardmedackpc.com