Panelist Profile: Jefferson, Lamont A

Lamont A Jefferson

Jefferson, Lamont A

San Antonio, TX

Attorney; Mediator; Arbitrator

Education

University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1984; Rice University, B.A., 1981

Experience

Mr. Jefferson has extensive trial experience throughout South Texas in counties including Bexar (San Antonio), Harris (Houston), Nueces (Corpus Christi), Comal (New Braunfels), Webb (Laredo) and other surrounding counties—over 60 jury verdicts in all. Mr. Jefferson recently obtained a successful result on behalf of a publicly traded corporation in a case tried in Houston, resulting in a settlement and nearly $20 million recovery. His trial practice focuses on business, insurance, and fiduciary duty litigation. He is also a frequent speaker on litigation issues.

Area of Specialization

Commercial; Insurance and Industrial Accident Litigation

Membership & Affiliations

Co-Chair of Commercial and Business Litigation Committee, American Bar Association Section of Litigation; Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers, inducted 2004; American Law Institute, 2004; Board of Directors, President, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA), 2004, 2005; American Board of Trial Advocates; Former Area Vice President, Texas Association of Defense Counsel; Master, Local Secretary, American Inns of Court, 2005-06; Board Member, Texas Equal Access to Justice Foundation, 2007; Board of Directors, State Bar of Texas, 2007-2010, State Bar's Court Administration Task Force, Technology Oversight, Client Security Fund, and Supreme Court Advisory Committees; State Bar of Texas Task Force on Diversity, 2006; Sustaining Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation; Former Member, Board of Trustees, Texas Bar Foundation; Board of Directors, and District Courts and Federal Courts Committee San Antonio Bar Association, President 2006-07; Board of Directors, San Antonio Public Library Foundation; Texas Supreme Court Advisory Committee.

Honors

Inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers in 2004

Rates

Two Party Arbitrations/Mediations: $250/Hour Per Party, $1,500 Per Party Per Day Max; All Other Arbitrations/Mediations: $3,000 per day split between number of parties.

Lamont Jefferson is an experienced panelist for Conflict Solutions of Texas, the state's premier roster of attorney mediators and arbitrators. CS of TX offers a broad range of services to resolve disputes and are designed to be more cost-effective and timely than conventional arbitration offerings.