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Norton A. Colvin Jr.

Norton A. Colvin Jr.


Location: Brownsville, Texas
Phone: 956-542-7441
Fax: 956-541-2170
Email: Email Me
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Best Attorneys of America
American Bar Foundation
Super Lawyers Rated
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
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Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Trial Practice
  • Toxic Tort and Environmental
  • Insurance Law
  • Railroad Defense
  • Complex Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • White Collar Criminal Defense

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1974
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 2011
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado, 2013
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1980
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1984
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1978


  • St. Mary’s University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas
    • J.D. – 1974
    • Honors: Member, Delta Theta Phi
  • University of Texas, Austin, Texas
    • B.B.A. – 1970
    • Major: Finance


  • “Lender Liability”, Texas Tech University School of Banking, 1989 – 1991
  • “Plaintiffs Tactics for Large Punitive Damages”, New York, 1995
  • “Bankruptcy and Commercial Litigation”, NBI Conferences
  • “Mediation of Nursing Home Cases”, American Health Care Association Conference, Nursing Home Defense, Chicago, 1998
  • “Insurance Bad Faith”, South Padre Island, Texas, CLE, 2001
  • “Preparing the Corporate Witness”, National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel, Coeur d’Alene, 2006
  • “Insurance Coverage”, State Bar of Texas, South Padre Island, 2012
  • Speaker at State Bar of Texas Advanced Insurance Law Course – San Antonio 2015
  • Speaker at South Texas Insurance Law Seminar 2016

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated Martindale-Hubbell, for 32 years
  • Texas Super Lawyer, by Thomson Reuters, ¬†2007 – Present
  • Forbes’ “Go To” Lawyer for Union Pacific Railroad Company, 2010
  • Elite Lawyers of America, 2014
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocate Forum

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Pattern Jury Charge Oversight Committee, 2005 – 2011
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, Standing Committee on Bankruptcy Practices and Procedures, 1986 – 1990
  • State Bar of Texas, Grievance Committee, District 12-B, 1986 – 1989
  • Cameron County Bar Association, President, 1984 – Present
  • Cameron County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 1975 – 1984
  • American Bar Association
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Charter Fellow
  • National Association of Bank Counsel
  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Texas Association of Mediators, Member


  • Delta Theta Phi

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Brownsville, TX 78520

Phone: 956-542-7441
Fax: 956-541-2170


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Edinburg, TX 78539

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