Lawyer Bio: Expertise, Experience and Honors
Jason McMinn is a successful personal injury attorney in Austin, Texas. He represents the victims of serious injury accidents. He founded McMinn Law Firm in 2005.
Areas of practice:
- Austin Car Accident
- Truck Accident Injury
- Pedestrian – Car Accident Injury
- Slip and Fall
- Spin / Back Injury Cases
- Premises liability
- Wrongful Death
Jason McMinn: Austin Injury Attorney
Jason has earned many honors in his time as an attorney, including:
- Super Lawyers Rising Star
As a direct result of his tremendous trial achievements and success rate with his clients, Super Lawyers elected Jason McMinn as an honorary rising star. Super Lawyers is a Thompson Reuters service.
- Top 100 Trial Lawyer
Jason McMinn has been acknowledged in The National Trial Lawyer’s 2014 list for the Top 100 Trial Lawyers. After many strong cases won and an impressive resume in personal injury law, Jason McMinn was pleased to have his name listed among the top recognized trial attorneys.
Experienced Lawyer Against Insurance Companies
Jason began his legal career working for Decker, Jones, McMackin, McClane, Hall & Bates, P.C., a large established law firm in Fort Worth, Texas. His primary practice areas were business litigation, medical malpractice defense, and general insurance defense. Jason worked closely with some of the top defense attorneys in the State of Texas. He exercised a hands-on approach, and his employers allowed him more involvement with the litigation process than most of his peers. When tort reform took a toll on the defense work available, Jason saw an opportunity to start his own firm with the vast array of knowledge and expertise he had gained. He moved the firm to New Braunfels in 2006, intending to cater to this growing Texas community.
Through his satellite office in Victoria, TX, he focused on the smaller Texas counties extending to the gulf coast.
McMinn Law Firm’s approach involves a focus on litigation areas of law, which require experience, innovation, and personable trial techniques. Jason has had significant trial experience in personal injury cases since the formation of the firm.
Jason McMinn’s extensive experience on the defense side contributes to his skilled representation of plaintiffs in various personal injury cases. No case is too small for McMinn Law, and the McMinn attorneys are willing and able to assist their clients in battling large insurance companies who deny claims without merit.
Commitment to Justice
McMinn Law Firm is a proud supporter of Texas Center for Legal Ethics. As a member, Jason serves as an ambassador for ethics and civility among attorneys. The professional organization places an emphasis on holding lawyers’ words to be honored.
Giving Back to Austin: Supporting Children Across Central Texas
McMinn Law Firm is committed to giving back to our community and helping to foster the future of children in Central Texas. McMinn Law Firm has close relationships with several organizations that help foster children every step of the way. Beyond caring for their basic needs, orgs such as TruLight 127 and Kids in A New Groove give children in foster care. More about these organizations we care about.
What clients are saying about Jason McMinn, personal injury attorney
Clients of Jason McMinn can see that clients come first in his law practice at McMinn Law Firm. They receive the full attention of an experienced personal injury attorney.
This Google review from a client of Jason McMinn shows how his communication puts clients at ease and with the knowledge that they have a strong advocate on their side.
“I worked primarily with Jason with my case. He was informative and thorough and was always available to answer any questions that I might have.
At a time, when I needed someone to pick up the ball and run with it, so that I could focus on getting well, he did just that. I would highly recommend him to anyone that needed help.” Debra B. -Former Client
Put your trust in Jason McMinn and you will have time focus on recovering, not stress about how your case is advancing.
At McMinn Law Firm, Jason McMinn takes your injury personally. He knows that our clients aren’t the suing type and they aren’t out to get rich. He will fight to the very end to ensure your life is set back to the way it was before the accident.
After I was hit by a drunk driver I was hesitant to call a lawyer but I’m glad I did. Jason and Justin took care of everything for me and made me feel like family. I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for representation.
– Breanna | Reviewed McMinn Law Firm 2015
I highly recommend that you contact them if you're injured in a wreck!Read more...
Am thankful for Justin and Jason and their teamRead more...
I am happy with the outcome and highly recommend both Jason and Justin.Read more...
They have been patient and understanding the entire time and fought to get me what I am owed.Read more...
They really made things easier for me.Read more...
Always responsive and went beyond expectations on all communications.Read more...
It felt great knowing that everything would be handled and all I had to do was focus on getting well.Read more...
These guys will work hard for you.Read more...
I ended up with a great settlement- more than I ever expected. These guys are a delight to work with!Read more...
The settlement I received was larger than expected and allowed me to plan for my future needs.Read more...
McMinn Law Firm in the News
Jason McMinn is often called on to speak as a local authority on personal injury matters. Granting interviews to local news stations is one way to spread the message about safe driving practices and what people in the community can do to keep their neighborhoods safe.
Here, Jason McMinn speaks about the need for companies to put the safety of the community before profits.
Jason McMinn files lawsuit against Lyft in wrongful death case
Attorney Jason McMinn recently filed a lawsuit against Lyft on behalf of surviving members in a 2014 crash.
The lawsuit has been shared on multiple news sources including Austin American Statesman, KVUE News and KXAN News. It is important for the community to understand that they should hold their drivers accountable for distracted driving. The family involved in the lawsuit wants to see that ridesharing apps are made safer for all in the community.
Jury awards $110,000 serious dog bite case
Jason McMinn represented a Georgetown man who was seriously injured by a neighbors dog. A Jury found the defendant guilty of negligence and gross negligence. The settlement awarded $110,000 in negligence. 10K of those were purely punitive damages.
A border collie bit 53 year old James Duff, who has Autism, in his own backyard. The dog had a history of biting, and had bitten a teenage boy the previous year.
“The verdict speaks volumes for what Williamson County citizens feel about feeling safe in their own backyard. It also sends a clear message that pet owners need to take responsibility when they know that they have a dangerous animal that has previously bitten someone,” said Jason McMinn.
More about Jason McMinn:
Jason McMinn, an aggressive injury attorney in Austin, founded the McMinn Law Firm in 2005.
Jason was born and raised in central Texas. After graduating from high school, he attended the University of Texas for a degree in Business Administration and Texas Tech University for a degree in law.
In August of 2007, the McMinn Law Firm moved its main office to Austin after experiencing great success with its original New Braunfels office. Expanding to the Texas capital city allowed the law firm to extend its services to the urban populace while also maintaining the New Braunfels office for personal injury and selective criminal cases. The firm also decided to narrow its practice to personal injury law.
Today Jason McMinn exclusively practices personal injury law at McMinn Law Firm. He has a strong track record of success representing good people put in bad situations after an accident.
He is a participant and supporter of the Red McCombs School of Business Alumni Association. He is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and was president of the Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association.
Jason and his wife, Heather, are married with four children. When he’s not at the office, Jason enjoys spending his free time with his family and being outdoors.
Jason is a volunteer T-ball coach for his kids. He is an avid baseball fan and a former University of Texas Longhorn Baseball athlete.