Company: Conner & Winters
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
William A. Worthington, Partner at Conner & Winters, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in product litigation.
A partner with Conner & Winters since 2016, Mr. Worthington has amassed more than 40 years of professional excellence in his areas of expertise. In this role, he specializes in commercial and product-related litigation, having previously disputed a number of cases involving the purchase and sale of businesses, trademarks and patents, business disputes, business enterprise valuations, breaches of warranty, and healthcare fraud. Prior to this position, he was a partner with Strasburger & Price LLP from 1994 to 2016, and an associate, shareholder, and partner with Sewell & Riggs from 1976 to 1994. Locally, he was the State Bar of Texas Delegate to the Republic of Cuba in 2001, an active member of the Houston YMCA, and a member of Amnesty International and the American National Red Cross.
To prepare for his illustrious career, Mr. Worthington pursued a formal education at the University of Utah, receiving a Bachelor of Science in 1972. He followed this accomplishment with a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Washington and Lee University in 1976, where he served as the executive editor of the Washington and Lee Review. He has been admitted to practice law in the state of Texas and before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Western, and Southern Districts of Texas, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fifth and 11th Circuits, and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is has been certified as a civil trial lawyer and personal injury trial lawyer by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
A contributor of several articles to professional journals, Mr. Worthington has maintained affiliation with numerous organizations, including the American Law Institute, the American Judicature Society, the Product Liability Advisory Council of the Houston Bar Foundation, the Texas Bar Foundation, the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, the US Cycling Federation, and the Sierra Club. The proud father of four children and three grandchildren, he aspires to continue trying cases in the future.
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