John Daspit

Founder

John Daspit
Biography

Attorney John Daspit grew up in Texas 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 returned home to go to law school at the University of Houston.

Before founding his own law firm, John worked several years at Fulbright & Jaworski, one of the largest and most prestigious law firms in the country.

With years of experience representing some of the largest companies in some of the larges cases, John has the knowledge and skill to effectively counsel his clients and successfully obtain fair compensation on their behalf. He has made it his personal goal to provide families and individuals injured by negligence with the same level of legal care that the largest corporations in the world enjoy. Due to his extensive experience as a trial attorney, John understands the importance of providing clients with personalized attention and maintaining close communication. If you are looking for an attorney who is dedicated to the law, passionate about pursuing justice, and is aggressive in representing the interests of his clients', Daspit Law Firm is the place for you to bring your personal injury claim.

While John spends most of his time practicing law, he is an American history enthusiast and enjoys attending sporting events.

In recent years, John Daspit has:

  • Represented an oil and gas company seeking damages based on defective ERW pipe used in the building a 455 mile-long oil pipeline. The case settled the week before trial for $20.2 million. Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $4.362 million.

  • Represented a production and exploration company in an arbitration related to the interpretation of an area of mutual interest (AMI) provision. The other party demanded conveyance of the property interest or damages of $330 million. Attorney's fees and expenses for this case totaled $2.136 million.
Education

Education

  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Houston