Texas Super Lawyers® 2008-2019
Randy Akin's reputation and results have earned him recognition in the legal community for 12 consecutive years.
Respectful, Fair Representation
G.R. Akin, P.C., is a dedicated, hard-working law firm well-known throughout the East Texas legal community. At our law firm, G.R. (Randy) Akin works alongside personal injury lawyer Greg Burton. Combined, our personal injury attorneys have represented clients in Longview, TX, for more than 35 years.
Our law firm has developed a reputation for embracing cases that other personal injury attorneys consider too difficult. We provide potential clients with free consultations and work on a contingency fee basis for personal injury cases.
Meet Our Attorneys
After graduating from Baylor University in 1978 with a Bachelor of Arts degree, Randy Akin earned his Juris Doctor from Baylor School of Law in 1981. Mr. Akin is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is also Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and the American Board of Trial Advocates. Randy Akin began training for mediation and arbitration in 1989 and now performs around 80 dispute resolutions a year. A Fellow with the Texas Bar Foundation and member of the Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas, Mr. Akin's trial experience includes over 150 civil jury verdicts.
Greg Burton originally earned a Bachelor of Science in Education degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Central Arkansas. Deciding to pursue a career in law, Mr. Burton attended the South Texas College of Law, earning his Juris Doctor in 2012. Admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, he represents clients in a range of legal issues including personal injury, contract disputes, debt collections, and Deceptive Trade Practices Act claims. Greg Burton is a member of the Gregg County Bar Association and the Texas Young Lawyers Association. He is proud to have filed and tried cases in both State and Federal District Court.
Schedule a Free Consultation Today
If you or someone you love has suffered due to the negligence of another party, you should contact our personal injury attorneys as soon as possible. We can advocate for your rights and help you receive the compensation you deserve.
The team at the law firm of G.R. Akin, P.C., understands that clients with significant injuries need to focus on their recovery, so our attorneys are willing to meet personal injury victims and their families wherever it is most convenient.
To schedule a free consultation with a personal injury attorney at our Longview law firm, contact us online or call:
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Greg has been an awesome attorney. Even after my case was settled, he has help get rid of debt collectors that have called & sent mail for a company that got paid when my case was settled. I highly recommend Greg. He is super nice & will take care of all the work for you.View On Google
With increased traffic, distracted drivers, and questionable road conditions, a car accident can occur at any time in East Texas. If you or a family member is in need of a personal injury attorney after a crash, our Longview law firm can help. We understand that financial resources are tight, so our personal injury lawyers handle traffic accident cases on a contingency basis.
An accident between a car and a commercial vehicle or truck can have catastrophic results. On top of that, truck accident cases can be significantly more complicated than typical car accident cases. Our personal injury lawyers in Longview can help clients determine the best course of action in a truck accident case.
Save time and money with an alternative form of dispute resolution. Choosing mediation over litigation means both parties are willing to compromise and cooperate to reach an amicable result. Randy Akin has effectively mediated in Longview since 1989 and can help parties find common ground.
Working in the oil fields is hard and dangerous work. When negligence on the job results in an injury, our law firm is here to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury lawyers will fight tooth and nail to ensure our clients receive justice. If you or a loved one has been injured in an oil field accident, our Longview law firm will put personal injury law to work for you.
When grieving families have lost a loved one due to the negligent actions of another party, our compassionate lawyers can help achieve a certain amount of closure. No amount of compensation can ever replace what has been lost, but it can help deal with the lasting effects of a loved one's passing. Our law firm can provide you with the representation you need to move forward after a life-shattering loss.
Areas of Practice
Our attorneys handle personal injury cases and several other types of disputes:
- Bicycle accidents
- Business litigation
- Car accidents
- Catastrophic injuries
- Class action cases
- Construction accidents
- Contract disputes
- Defective medical devices
- Defective products
- Deceptive Trade Practices Act claims
- Motorcycle accidents
- Oil field injuries
- Pedestrian accidents
- Premises liability
- Slip and falls
- Toxic torts
- Truck accidents
- Wrongful death
Randy and his team are true professionals. Highly recommended. Christopher Hernandez, 5-Star Google Review
Catastrophic injuries can change a life in an instant. If someone you love has experienced a brain or spinal cord injury, severe burn, or any other type of significant personal injury, our attorneys understand the overwhelming nature of such an event. We encourage you to contact us as soon as possible so we can begin fighting for you.
Our law firm will coordinate with experts in the medical field to carefully and methodically calculate an estimate of both current and projected costs related to your injury claim. You can trust that the personal injury lawyers of G.R. Akin, P.C., will never settle for less than full and fair compensation.
Committed to Communication
Our personal injury lawyers are known for having excellent communication with clients and their families throughout the lengthy legal process. When you choose our Longview law firm, you can rest assured that you and your family will remain abreast of any developments in your personal injury case.