about jon

jon-powellLeadership. Dedication. Discipline.

Jon Powell is a successful trial attorney who has been practicing law for more than 20 years. He has represented numerous victims of auto accidents, medical malpractice, on the job accidents, defective medical devices, business fraud and many other claims across the United States. Mr. Powell has devoted his entire career to fighting passionately for his clients.

In addition to practicing law, Mr. Powell has authored legal articles and made legal presentations for his peers on how to be aggressive trial lawyers and how to handle various types of cases. Mr. Powell has served on the Board of Trustees for the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association.  Mr. Powell is also an active member of the San Antonio and Karnes City Bar Associations.  

Mr. Powell has made it his duty to represent each and every client with aggressiveness and dedication. He answers his phone calls directly from clients and he involves his clients in the decision-making in the case.  His goal is not only to fight the battle, but to achieve the best possible results for his clients.  His unrelenting diligence, intelligence, hard work, discipline, and perseverance will continue to result in success for his clients.

Life In Pursuit of the  Law

Jon Powell was born in Muncie, Indiana.  Jon Powell worked at various jobs growing up including delivering newspapers, working on a farm, working as a janitor, working for fast-food companies, and delivering pizzas.  Mr. Powell graduated from Muncie Central High School and then went to Purdue University and obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Math and Statistics in 1987.  Mr. Powell then went to Texas A&M where he taught Statistics and received a Master’s Degree in Statistics in 1989.  After graduating from Texas A&M, he worked in medical research at the Texas A&M Medical School and then he worked as a Statistician in the petrochemical industry for Solvay.  While working he obtained an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Houston in 1992 and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Houston Law Center in 1996.  Mr. Powell graduated Magna Cum Laude from law school and he was a member of the prestigious University of Houston Law Center Law Review.  Mr. Powell applies his math, statistics and finance background to maximize the monetary claims of his clients for lost earnings capacity, life care plans, loss of household services, physical impairment, pain and suffering, and disfigurement in personal injury cases.  Mr. Powell, from his childhood jobs, extensive education, and many years of practice as an attorney – has learned the value of working hard, intelligently, and rapidly to get the clients the best results in the quickest possible amount of time.  Mr. Powell has practiced law for over seventeen years and in this time has obtained numerous multi-million dollar trial verdicts and settlements for his clients.  

powell-lawGiving Back. Community and Philanthropic Endeavors

Mr. Powell has worked at both of his San Antonio and Karnes City law firms to help those in need and he has contributed to various causes including American Veterans, the Shriners Hospitals, and Toys for Tots.    Mr. Powell’s philosophy is that people who are fortunate enough to achieve success have a duty to help others.

An Active Leader in the Legal Arena

Mr. Powell is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association.  He is also a member of the San Antonio and Karnes City Bar Associations.  Mr. Powell is also a 2009 graduate of the prestigious Trial Lawyers College in Wyoming.  He has served as the Chairman of the Construction Law Committee for the San Antonio Bar Association and as a Member of the District Courts Committee of the San Antonio Bar  Association.