Seth was named to the Texas Rising Stars list for 2019 & 2020 by Thomson Reuters
Seth is a member of the National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40
Top 40 Under 40 is an invitation-only, professional organization composed of the top trial lawyers from each state or region who are under the age of 40.
Seth is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Seth McCloskey | Personal Injury Lawyer, Fort Worth, Texas
Seth McCloskey earned his undergraduate degree from Stephen F. Austin State University where he graduated, magna cum laude, with a double major in Speech Communication & Political Science. While at Stephen F. Austin, he was a member of the Alpha Chi National Honor Society and Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society. He was also an academic scholarship recipient.
Seth went on to obtain his law degree from the University of Toledo in 2008, where he received the prestigious Reinberger Honors Fellowship. At the University of Toledo, Seth was a Fornoff Appellate Advocacy Finalist and a Landskroner Foundation for Children Closing Argument Winner. He was also President of the Business Law Society and a Trial Advocacy Team and Moot Court member.
Professionally, Seth has worked in Texas as a Senior Trial Attorney, aggressively representing individuals and families in cases involving serious injury or death. He has experience as a bankruptcy litigator under a Chapter 7 Trustee, and he has worked as a Justice of the Peace, misdemeanor, and felony prosecutor with the Ellis County & District Attorney’s Office. Seth has also worked as an Adjunct Instructor at Navarro College and Tarleton State University, where he taught various legal courses.
Recent Honors & Awards for Excellence in the Practice of Law
- Selected to the Super Lawyers – Rising Stars by Thomas Reuters and featured in Texas Monthly magazine (2019-2020).
- Invited to join Top 40 Under 40 (2020) by The National Trial Lawyers Association – an invitation-only professional organization composed of the top trial lawyers from each state or region who are under the age of 40.
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS & PRESENTATIONS: TRUCKING ACCIDENT INJURY CASES
Because of his experience in the area of truck accident law, Seth speaks and presents, to groups of truck accident attorneys, paralegals, and industry professionals.
Learn more about his Legal Articles & Presentations here.