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John Cowan

John Cowan - Texas Personal Injury Lawyer
Location:
Beaumont, Texas
Phone:
409-835-6000
Fax:
409-813-8604
Email:

After graduating from The University of Texas School of Law, Mr. Cowan began his legal career as a judicial law clerk to Judge Wendell C. Radford in the Eastern District of Texas. Following a brief stint with the Provost & Umphrey Law Firm in Beaumont, Texas, he served as a law clerk for Judge Robert M. Parker on the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. After completing his clerkship with Judge Parker, he returned to Provost Umphrey, where he worked until 2015. While at Provost Umphrey, Mr. Cowan focused on motion practice and appeals.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2018

Areas of Practice

  • Wrongful death
  • Product liability
  • Insurance disputes
  • Commercial litigation
  • Personal injury

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Texas (1992)
  • Washington State
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Third Circuit Courts of Appeals
  • United States Fifth Circuit Courts of Appeals
  • United States Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals
  • United States Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeals
  • United States District Courts - Eastern District of Texas

Education

  • J.D., University of Texas School of Law (1995), honors
  • B.S. in Philosophy, University of Houston (1986), cum laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Board Certified Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization