Andrew Sher, The Sher Law Firm, PLLC has the strength gained from more than 28 years’ experience, knowledge and determination in protecting people, families and our environment.
Andrew Sher received a B.B.A. degree, Petroleum Land Management, from the University of Texas at Austin in 1991 and his J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center in 1993. With quarter century experience prosecuting lawsuits, Andrew Sher has distinguished himself as an elite trial lawyer with exceptional experience and capabilities. Andrew Sher was rated “AV Preeminent” demonstrating the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability through Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ — and he has the results to back it up. Andrew has secured substantial multi-million dollar recoveries while fighting for victims injured or killed by oil field accidents, 18-Wheeler truck collisions, car / automobile accidents, explosions, flash fires, and dangerous products. Andrew has also made numerous impressive recoveries for landowners from industry giants who negligently contaminated or polluted their properties and neighborhoods.
The Texas Bar Foundation Board of Trustees elected Sher to serve as a Life Fellow to the Texas Bar Foundation “in recognition of service and devotion to the highest traditions of the Bar.” Sher has regularly been selected for inclusion as a Super Lawyer by Texas Monthly (2005-2010, 2012-2022), Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Best Law Firms in Texas, Best Lawyers in America, Best of the Best Attorneys Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney 2020, AVVO 10.0 and as one of Houston's Top Lawyers by H-Texas Magazine. Although his law firm is located in Houston, Sher’s practice has taken him to jurisdictions all over Texas and nationwide across the United States.
Sher spent ten years actively litigating environmental, toxic exposure and personal injury cases with a nationally recognized litigation firm before founding his law firm. Sher has extensive experience prosecuting a wide variety of lawsuits arising from environmental and natural resource damages (such as toxic water pollution), insurance bad faith, complex commercial and IP disputes and catastrophic personal injury matters on behalf of individuals, public and private companies as well as governmental entities. Sher has represented land and mineral owners, including ranchers, farmers, developers, states, cities and Indian tribes. His clients cumulatively own more than a million acres across Texas and the continental United States.
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