Bio of Eric Kirkpatrick

Eric Kirkpatrick was born in Artesia, New Mexico and graduated high school from Pampa, Texas.  From an early age, he learned the value of hard work, determination and fighting for what is right.

Eric attended law school in Houston, Texas at South Texas College of Law graduating in 2004 at the top of his class. 

Upon graduating, Eric began his legal career in the Galveston litigation section of Greer, Herz & Adams, LLP.  There, he represented a diverse client base ranging from insurance companies, banks, small businesses, investors, and individuals.

His practice included personal injury, securities litigation, construction disputes, and everything in between.  While at Greer, Herz & Adams, Eric had the privilege of practicing law in California, New York and Texas and among some of the top litigators in the United States.

In 2014, Eric began working with Jim Walker to protect the rights of individuals facing the daunting task of litigating against big insurance companies and corporations.  Eric has successfully tried jury and non-jury trials in both state and federal court.

Eric is licensed in Texas and New York and is a member of Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Houston Trial Lawyers Association, American Association of Justice and the Houston Bar Association where he is a member of the Harris County law library committee.

To learn more about Eric Kirkpatrick’s experience and professional accomplishments visit his practice website.

 



Legal Experience Matters

Eric Kirkpatrick is a skilled litigation attorney with extensive experience in state and federal courts and expertise in diverse areas of the law, including personal injury, securities litigation, banking, class actions, insurance defense, medical malpractice, real estate, and construction litigation.  Skilled at knowing when to litigate and when to settle.  Admitted to practice in all federal courts in Texas and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit.

When you experience an injury, are the victim of someone else’s negligence, or find yourself on the wrong end of an uphill legal battle, Attorney Eric Kirkpatrick can help. With an experienced and aggressive attorney fighting on your behalf, you can focus on recovery instead of focusing on your case.

The comprehensive legal expertise of Eric Kirkpatrick can put you back on your feet again.

Attorney Eric Kirkpatrick believes that victims are entitled to compensation when the injury could have been prevented if the responsible party had taken the proper safety precautions. Many injured victims, however, never receive the compensation that they are entitled to because they do not know their legal rights. That is why it is so important to consult an attorney who concentrates in the area of personal injury law whenever an injury is sustained.

 



Injured in an Accident?

In the event of an automobile accident the insurance company will often not disclose all of your rights. Eric Kirkpatrick’s aggressive legal representation and personal approach to your case will force the insurance company to enforce your rights as a victim. If you or a loved one have been injured in a car accident, injured by an 18 wheeler, injured in a motorcycle accident or if you are dealing with the wrongful death of a loved one, Walker Texas Lawyer with Eric Kirkpatrick as of Counsel will work aggressively to protect your rights and get you the money you and your family deserve.

 



Licenses | Memberships | Community Work

Attorney Eric Kirkpatrick is licensed to Practice Law in Texas and the State of New York.  He is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association of Justice, the Houston Trial Lawyers Association, and a Board Member of the Houston Bar Association.

  • Volunteer, Galveston Bar Association’s legal clinics regarding various aspects of the law including veteran benefits, FEMA assistance, and probate.  
  • Volunteer, Galveston Legal Aid, assisting clients in responding to debt collection matters. 
Texas Trial Lawyers Association

Disclaimer: Of counsel is the title of an attorney who often has a relationship with a law firm or an organization but is neither an associate nor partner.  Attorney Eric Kirkpatrick is acting as Of counsel to Walker & Hunter, P.C., also known as Walker Texas Lawyer.