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Willie D. Powells III

Founding Attorney

When you meet attorney Willie D. Powells III, it will be clear that you are meeting a lawyer who is deeply committed to the pursuit of justice. He is brilliant, inclusive, and personally dedicated to the people he serves. You will be cared for with an extraordinary level of service throughout the duration of a personal injury case in Houston. He levels the playing field for the “little guy,” with top-level legal representation for a range of injury cases, including but not limited to:

When You Need a Lawyer…

After an accident in which a serious injury occurred, you need legal counsel to assist you to navigate the system. Without legal representation, you are at risk of being victimized by an insurance company that wants to pay out as little as possible. The process of negotiating a favorable settlement must be in the hands of a capable, dedicated lawyer who will be steadfast in insisting on fairness and justice – that’s when you want attorney Willie Powell, one of Houston’s finest personal injury lawyers, on your side.


Booker T. Washington H.S. for Engineering Professions – Honors Graduate and Academic Engineering Scholarship Recipient.

  • Concert Violinist
  • NJROTC Captain Bowman, Lt. Col. Sluis, Master Chief Hand, and the Gunny–Platoon Commander
  • Student Athlete
  • Member of Band
  • First Vice President and Co-Captin of Gent’s Organization and Step Team
  • Graduated with Perfect Attendance K – 12th grade
  • National Action Council For Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Vanguard Engineering Scholarship recipient to Drexel University

Drexel University: B.S. Chemical Engineering, Dual Minor Biology and Music (Piano) Concentration: Bio Materials and Tissue Engineering – Graduated a year early – Vanguard Scholar

  • Worked at PECO Energy – Jefferey Sowell
  • Worked at Air Products and Chemicals
  • Understudy for and worked at Double Doctorate MD Ph.D. Cato Laurencin Research and Science Laboratory
  • Senior Design: Created an Ethel Benzyl Plant
  • Drexel University Gospel Choir
  • Founder of student organization SANS Student Society

South Texas College of Law – Houston: Obtained Doctorate of Jurisprudence JD

  • Worked at Exxon Mobil – Ray Echevarria (Legal Dept.)
  • Selected to participate in the JP Morgan Chase Summer internship program (unable to participate)
  • Worked at Wendy Buskop Intellectual Property and Patent Law Firm
  • Clerked at 215th District Court – Honorable Levi Benton
  • Created The Firm: Student Organization – Dean Helen Jenkins
  • Vice President: Student Bar Association
  • Certified: Mediator/Arbitration – Judge Bruce Wittman
  • Who’s Who American Law Student each year
  • Award: Dean’s Citizenship Award – Dean James Alfini
  • Varsity Mock Trial Team Member
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society Member

Houston Baptist University: Obtained Masters in Business Administration MBA – Thesis unpublished/ Interest Business and Corporate Law

  • Intern – Houston Texans
  • Personal Trainer – Bally Total Fitness
  • Large and small law firms
  • Entered private practice

Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College – Concentration Litigation

  • Concentration Litigation Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
  • Masters in Business Administration MBA Houston Baptist University
  • Doctorate of Jurisprudence JD South Texas College of Law
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, Dual Minor Biology and Music (Piano) Concentration: Bio Materials and Tissue Engineering Drexel University
  • High School Booker T. Washington H.S. for Engineering Professions

Honesty, Integrity, Service – and Results.

If you or your loved one has been injured and you need legal help, your case must be in the hands of a powerful attorney who operates with the highest level of integrity and honesty – and gets results. Many personal injury lawyers avoid the courtroom. They may not enjoy the hard work, long hours, or legal skills needed to convince a jury. Attorney Willie D. Powells III is a confident, talented trial lawyer who will take your case to court if it will best protect your rights and interests.

You deserve a lawyer who genuinely cares about you – not an impersonal legal professional who just wants to wrap up your case and arrange a quick settlement. Connect with Willie D. Powells III today – your case will be in the hands of an attorney who will go the distance for you.

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