About The Gertz Kelley Law Firm
The Gertz Kelley Law Firm serves clients primarily in Jefferson, Harris, Galveston, Hardin, Tyler, Orange and Chambers counties, but our attorneys have handled cases and represented clients throughout Texas.
The Gertz Kelley Law Firm is a full-service law firm capable of assisting clients in a wide variety of legal matters. Today, we provide effective representation in an array of practice areas, including civil litigation and criminal defense. This is made possible by the diverse legal backgrounds and vast experience of our attorneys.
Our lawyers have practiced extensively in their respective fields. Whether they’re in court or at the negotiation table, they each demonstrate a high level of achievement and a steely determination to succeed on behalf of their clients.
Ryan Gertz has earned a reputation as an assertive and effective attorney representing those who have been accused of a crime. He takes pride in taking cases to trial if clients want to have their cases heard by juries. Judges and other attorneys often comment on how Ryan is always willing to try a case and is well-prepared to do so. In 2014, he was awarded the Jefferson County Bar Association’s Outstanding Young Lawyer Award.
Tom Kelley joined the firm in 2017. He was selected for inclusion in Texas Rising Stars in 2020.
Paul Gertz (1950-2017) practiced as a trial attorney in the areas of personal injury and civil litigation for more than 40 years, the last four of which were with his two sons at The Gertz Kelley Law Firm.
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