Real Trial Lawyers. Real Results.

Houston Personal Injury Attorneys Fighting for Maximum Compensation

Since 1951, the Houston, Texas, personal injury lawyers of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend have been serving and protecting the rights of seriously injured people and families of loved ones killed by the negligence of others. With more than 60 years of experience, we are one of the oldest personal injury law firms in Texas.

We are a Texas law firm committed to seeking justice on behalf of our injured clients. If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury because of another person or business's negligence, contact our firm today online or at 713-587-9668 (toll free 800-580-9121) to schedule a free consultation.

Real Lawyers. Real People.

At Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend, we are not only committed to helping our clients recover after an injury, we are committed to helping our community avoid serious accidents that cause permanent injury. Distracted driving kills; it needlessly and arbitrarily takes the lives of mothers, fathers, teens, children and others throughout the Houston-area.

That text message? #ItCanWait. A #TxtFreeTX? We can make it happen.

TxtFreeTXOur firm sponsors the Annual Text Free Texas Scholarship Contest in order to promote safe teen driving. During Distracted Driving Awareness Month, students from four Texas high schools tell us on Google+ or Facebook why they the commit to not text and drive. At the end of April, we extend a scholarship to one student from each of the four schools.

In 2014, the scholarship contest was open to grades 10-12 at El Campo High School, Lee High School, Waltrip High School, and Eastwood Academy High School.

Contact a Houston Personal Injury Attorney Today

When you need an experienced personal injury lawyer, count on Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend. Call us today at 713-587-9668 (toll free 800-580-9121) to discuss your legal concerns.

Relying upon the knowledge and experience developed over several decades, we focus our practice on catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases. Our extensive experience ensures that we have the knowledge and resources necessary to take on the most powerful defendants. Our personal injury law firm represents clients with cases involving:

  • Car accidents in Houston and surrounding areas
  • Truck accidents in Texas
  • Workplace injuries, including maritime accidents, construction accidents, explosions and oil and gas accidents
  • Catastrophic injuries and wrongful death
  • Other personal injuries, including those caused by airplane accidents, fires, defective products and food poisoning
  • Medical malpractice, including birth injuries and injuries from dangerous drugs
  • Business litigation

For more information about our firm, visit our awards and accolades page to see the honors bestowed upon our firm and our personal injury attorneys. For more information about our personal injury practice, please visit our personal injury overview page.

Legal Leadership of the Firm

The partners at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend have a long and rich history of not only leading one of the oldest personal injury firms in Texas, but also of providing leadership to the community.

Serving on the board of directors, as trustees and as president and in other capacities for various national bar associations and local organizations:

  • 2013-2014 Board of Directors, South Texas College of Law, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2012-2013 Secretary, Texas Bar Foundation Fellows Officers, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2011-2012 President, Hispanic National Bar Association, Partner Benny Agosto Jr.
  • 2012-2013 First Vice-President, Houston Bar Association, Partner Benny Agosto Jr.
  • 2011-2014 Director, State Bar of Texas, Partner Daniel D. Horowitz III
  • 2006-2012 Director, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Partner Daniel D. Horowitz III
  • 2011-2013 Board of Directors, Houston Young Lawyers Association, Partner Muhammad S. Aziz
  • 2012-2013 Advance Evidence and Discovery Law Course Planning Committe, State Bar of Texas, Attorney Jay Jackson
  • 2010-2013 Court Rules Committee, State Bar of Texas, Attorney Jay Jackson
  • 2011-2013 Committee Member, Gender Fairness Committee, Attorney Chelsie King Garza
  • 2012-2013 Council Member, Women in the Law Section, Attorney Chelsie King Garza
  • 2012-2013 Board of Directors, South Texas College of Law Alumni Association, Attorney Brant J. Stogner
  • 2010-2013 Co-Chair of Membership Committee, Houston Trial Lawyers Association, Attorney Brant J. Stogner
  • 2012-2013 Co-Chair of Golf Committee, Houston Bar Association, Attorney Sammy Ford IV
  • 2011-2013 Member of Computer & Technology Section Council, State Bar of Texas, Attorney Sammy Ford IV

In addition to being recognized for their leadership in the community, the firm's partners have also been recognized locally and nationally for their outstanding advocacy over the years:

As Texas Super Lawyers and Rising Stars*

  • 2003-2013 Texas Super Lawyers, Partners Randall O. Sorrels and Nick C. Nichols
  • 2007-2013 Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers list, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2010-2013 Top 100 Houston Texas Super Lawyers List, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2006-2009 Top 100 Houston Area Super Lawyers List, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2004, 2006-2013 Texas Super Lawyers, Partner Benny Agosto Jr.
  • 2008-2013 Texas Rising Stars, Partners Daniel D. Horowitz III and Muhammad S. Aziz
  • 2013 Texas Super Lawyers, Attorneys Daniel D. Horowitz III, Muhammad S. Aziz, and Brant J. Stogner
  • 2012-2013 Texas Super Lawyers, Attorney Jay Jackson
  • 2011-2013 Texas Rising Stars, Attorney Brant J. Stogner
  • 2013-2014 Texas Rising Stars, Attorneys Chelsie King Garza and Sammy Ford IV
  • 2003, 2005, 2007-2009 Top 100 Houston Area Super Lawyers list, Partner Nick C. Nichols

In Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers Association

  • 2012-2013 Partners Daniel D. Horowitz and Muhammad S. Aziz
  • 2013 Attorney Sammy Ford IV

In Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers Association

  • 2013 Attorneys Daniel D. Horowitz III, Muhammad S. Aziz, Chelsie King Garza, and Sammy Ford IV

As Texas Top Lawyers for the People**

  • 2012-2013 H Texas Top Lawyers for the People, Partner Benny Agosto Jr.
  • 2008-2011 Recognized by H Texas as one of Houston's Top Lawyers in Personal Injury, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2006-2010 H Texas Top Lawyers for the People, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2008, 2010 H Texas Top Lawyers for the People, Partner Nick C. Nichols
  • 2008, H Texas Top Lawyers for the People, Partner Benny Agosto Jr.
  • 2008, H Texas Top Lawyers for the People, Partner Daniel D. Horowitz III
  • 2012, H Texas Top Lawyers for the People, Attorney Chelsie King Garza

As Texas' Best Lawyers***

  • 2012-2013 Texas Best Lawyers, Partner Benny Agosto Jr.
  • 2007-2010 Texas Best Lawyers, American Lawyer Media, Partner Nick Nichols
  • 2009 Texas Best Lawyers, Partner Randall O. Sorrels

As the Best Lawyers in America

  • 2013 Best Lawyers in America, "Lawyer of the Year," Houston Medical Malpractice Law- Plaintiffs, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2010-2014 Best Lawyers in America, Partner Randall O. Sorrels
  • 2012-2014 Best Lawyers in America, Partner Benny Agosto Jr.
  • 1989-2010 Best Lawyers in America, Personal Injury Litigation, Plaintiff, Partner Nick Nichols

* Texas Super Lawyers and Rising Star honors as presented by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service printed in Texas Monthly
** H Texas Top Lawyers for the People honor as presented by H Texas magazine
*** Texas' Best Lawyers honor as presented by the Houston Chronicle Best Lawyers - The World's Premier Guide, an incisive media publication