Kennedy Hodges L.L.P.
4409 Montrose Blvd Ste 200
Don Foty is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He was born in Houston, Texas and raised in San Marcos, Texas. After graduating summa cum laude from high school, he attended The University of Texas at Austin where he studied finance and was admitted into the business honors program, where selection is reserved only for top students. During college, he worked for a Fortune 500 company while completing his studies and earned the “University Honors” award.
After graduating from The University of Texas at Austin, he attended the University of Houston Law Center. He was very active in Law Center activities, including being a member of the Mock Trial Team. After graduating from law school, he immediately began helping personal injury victims and workers in class and collective action cases.
Since then, he has represented thousands of clients in nearly every state in the country and has recovered millions of dollars for them. He is listed as one of the top 40 lawyers in Texas under the age of 40 by the National Trial Lawyers Association and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has also been recognized as a “Rising Star” in Texas by the Super Lawyers publication every year since 2012 and as one of Houston’s top lawyers by Houstonia magazine. Mr. Foty has been interviewed by numerous local and national news organizations on various subjects related to the civil justice system and many of his cases have been featured nationally in the media.
Verdicts and Settlements Include:
$10.7 million verdict in a daycare abuse case
Areas of Practice
Class and collective actions
Certified Legal Specialties
Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
University of Houston Law Center
Mock Trial Team
The University of Texas at Austin
Bachelor of Business Administration
Honors and Awards
Texas Monthly and Thomson Reuters “Rising Star,” 2012 – Present
Professional Associations and Memberships
The State Bar of Texas
Articles and Speeches
Houston Bar Association – December 3, 2015 – “Current Trends and Hot Topics Under the Fair Labor Standards Act”
Contributing author to the American Bar Association FLSA Midwinter Report, 2016, 2017