Robert Purgatorio

Rob Purgatorio is an AV Rated attorney who has practiced law in Texas state and federal courts since 1988. Although primarily known for his experience in litigation matters, Mr. Purgatorio has also built a practice of advising corporate and individual clients on business organization, employment and real estate matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Purgatorio was an attorney and shareholder in a large Houston based litigation firm and thereafter, two smaller commercial litigation-based firms. His litigation experience includes handling and trying cases involving negligence, products liability, toxic tort as well as construction and commercial cases and arbitrations. He has served as regional counsel for a large fast food restaurant chain and national rental car company as well as local trial counsel for several oil and chemical companies.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Civil Litigation – Including Negligence, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Construction and Toxic Tort
  • Arbitration
  • Contracts

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court – Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court – Eastern District of Texas

  • J.D., South Texas College of Law, 1988
  • B.S., The University of Texas at Austin, 1985

Professional Memberships

  • Houston Bar Association