Fort Worth Attorney Andrew Hawkins

BIOGRAPHY

Andrew Hawkins is a Fort Worth attorney with years of practical experience and who has handled a wide variety of civil litigation throughout the state of Texas. Mr. Hawkins began his legal career working for a prestigious Fort Worth defense law firm, learning from some of the finest insurance defense and medical malpractice attorneys in the state. He has defended large companies and billion dollar corporations against an assortment of lawsuits. Because of his extensive experience working for insurance companies and defending corporations, he has the unique experience to see personal injury matters from all angles.  This experience has proven invaluable in representing those injured by the negligence of others. 

An Eagle Scout and accomplished soccer player, Mr. Hawkins has been dedicated towards his chosen pursuits from a young age. In 2000, he began his legal studies at the Texas Tech University School of Law in Lubbock, Texas and was conferred his Doctorate of Jurisprudence in 2002. Mr. Hawkins was able to graduate with honors despite graduating early.  

After law school, Mr. Hawkins worked for an insurance defense boutique, handling complex liability claims ranging from car accidents to wrongful death claims. In 2006, Mr. Hawkins and Sommer Walker formed Hawkins & Walker, LLP, which recently became Hawkins & Walker, PC.

Mr. Hawkins handles cases ranging from the simple to the complex, but believes every case should get the individual attention it deserves.   A readily accessible attorney, Mr. Hawkins takes the time to fully explain the legal issues involved so that his clients can make informed and educated decisions.   

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
J.D., Texas Tech School of Law, 2002
  • Honors graduate
  • Associate Editor, Texas Tech Journal of Administrative Law
  • Member, Phi Delta Phi Honor Fraternity and Environmental Law Society
B.S., Sam Houston State University, 1998
  • National Dean’s List
  • Senator, Student Government 

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Texas, 2003
  • Northern District of Texas, 2004
  • Eastern District of Texas, 2007
  • Southern District of Texas, 2008

AWARDS
    Recognized as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 in the area of personal injury - plaintiff. No more than no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in Texas are named to Rising Stars.

    Recognized by peers as a "Top Attorney" by Fort Worth, Texas - the City's Magazine in the area of medical malpractice defense (2006) and personal injury law (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013).
 
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Associate, Borum & Hancock, LLP an insurance defense boutique (2003-2006)
  • Judicial Intern, 113th Judicial District Court of Harris County (Summer 2002)
PUBLICATIONS
    Federal Supremacy, Sovereign Immunity, and Cooperative Federalism – The Relationship Between Federal Facilities and State Environmental Laws. 5 Tex. Tech J. Admin. L. 63 (2004).

For an experienced Fort Worth lawyer, Andrew Hawkins is ready to help with your personal injury, traffic, or family law case today!