About the Practice

A trustworthy partner that works hard for your rights when you're physically unable to do so.

Chance A. McMillan

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Chance A. McMillan is a board certified personal injury trial lawyer who was born in Kirbyville, Texas and raised around the Houston area. Mr. McMillan attended the University of St. Thomas in Houston on an academic scholarship graduating Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Philosophy. After college, Mr. McMillan attended South Texas College of Law located in downtown Houston where he was frequently included on the school’s Dean’s List showcasing academic significance among his fellow classmates..

At South Texas, Mr. McMillan won back-to-back regional championships (Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi), plus a national championship for the school’s nationally acclaimed advocacy program in mock trial competitions. He won numerous awards for his speaking abilities while in law school. Mr. McMillan was inducted into the Order of the Barristers, a nationally recognized honor society made up of the country’s best oral advocates. His impact on his law school was so significant that South Texas College of Law asked Mr. McMillan to serve as an adjunct professor at the age of 26 to teach students trial strategies and techniques..

Gaining Powerful Legal Experience

Before Mr. McMillan ever stepped out of law school, he was focused solely on representing Plaintiff personal injury clients. He clerked for two of the most prominent Plaintiff's personal injury firms in Texas, which were known for aggressively working cases and for taking them to trial. Mr. McMillan gained invaluable experience working with well-known and prominent personal injury attorneys before becoming licensed to practice law.

Upon passing the bar exam, Mr. McMillan accepted a position working with an established Plaintiff’s personal injury attorney with over 40 years’ experience litigating and trying injury cases all across Texas. Within a year, he controlled a majority of the firm’s cases, while acting as lead counsel in various personal injury trials. Mr. McMillan was immediately recognized by local organizations as a Rising Star in the legal community and was nationally recognized as one of the top 40 trial lawyers under 40 years old.

Founding McMillan Law Firm

Mr. McMillan founded McMillan Law Firm with the promise of providing top-level legal representation in a variety of personal injury fields. Mr. McMillan’s legal practice focuses on a wide range of pre-litigation, litigation and trial topics, including: products liability, motor vehicle collisions, 18-wheeler and commercial truck accidents, DWI crashes, pharmaceutical products, brain injuries, motorcycle crashes, insurance litigation, medical malpractice, children’s injuries, wrongful death, premises liability, daycare abuse, civil assaults, sexual assaults, dog bites, Texas Tort Claim Act cases against governmental entities, catastrophic injuries, birth injuries, amputation injuries, oil field and offshore injuries, construction accidents, paraplegia, spinal cord injuries, chemical plant injuries, swimming pool accidents, fireworks injuries, non-subscriber workers’ compensation and workplace injuries.

Mr. McMillan does exactly what he set out to do in law school: represent people at a high level who have been injured through no fault of their own. He approaches every case in an aggressive and confident manner with his eyes set on maximizing the recovery for his clients whether it be in the form of settlement, litigation, or trial. He is known for his solid work ethic, ability to grasp complex legal and strategic issues and ability to handle high-pressure situations whenever they arise. It is very common for Mr. McMillan to work long hours into the night and weekends and to press those around him to do the same.

Mr. McMillan is frequently asked to speak on personal injury topics to other attorneys and those impacted by the negligence of others. He has written numerous articles for both state and national organizations on a wide variety of personal injury matters. Mr. McMillan lives with his family around the Houston area and loves all his Houston sports teams.

Awards

  • 10 BEST ATTORNEY Under 40 2018
  • Americas greatest
  • Houston tiral lawyer
  • National league of renowned attorneys
  • Avvo10 personalinjury
  • National trial lawyers top 40
  • Texas trial lawyer association
  • Super lawyers rising star
  • Avvo superb rating
  • American institute of personal injury attorneys top ten
  • Attorney and practice magazine award

Contact Us Today

The McMillan Law Firm is located in downtown Houston. We will fight for you to ensure you are protected and that you get what you deserve.

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