Attorney John Daspit grew up on the Gulf Coast before going to college at the University of Texas at Austin, where he received Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Accounting. After college, John attended law school at the University of Houston.
After receiving his law degree, John spent many years working for Fulbright & Jaworski (now commonly known as Norton Rose Fulbright), one of the largest and.most prestigious law firms in the world, before founding his own firm.
John has years of experience representing some of the largest companies in the world. His knowledge of how these companies deal with workers that have been injured provides clients with an unequaled advantage that levels a playing field which is almost never fair. John’s goal today is to provide families and individuals with the same level of legal representation that the largest corporations in the world enjoy. As a trial attorney with extensive experience, John prides himself on vigorously representing his clients and providing them with the close,
personal attention they deserve. John aggressively pursues justice for his clients in all types of injury claims.
Although John spends most of his time working, he enjoys attending sporting events in his spare time.
In the past few years, John Daspit has:
- Represented construction workers in a building collapse. The case settled before trial for $7 million. Attorney’s fees & expenses totaled $3.1 million.
- Represented an energy company seeking damages based on defective ERW pipe used in the building a 455 mile-long oil pipeline. The case settled just before trial for $20.2 million. Attorney’s fees and expenses totaled $4.362 million.
- Represented numerous offshore workers in offshore injury claims with favorable settlements.