Jonathan Harris, Partner

“Helping people put their lives back together is one of the most satisfying things I do.”


With his strong work ethic, experience on both sides of the docket, an interest in using sophisticated technology to make strong legal points and an impressive legal record, it’s no wonder that Jonathan Harris has earned the gratitude of clients and the respect of his peers. Jonathan came to SMSH after years of working as a defense attorney for insurance companies and big corporations. This background gives him inside knowledge on how the other side evaluates cases and claims, and insight on what it takes to make a strong case for plaintiffs. Jonathan specializes in cases involving auto and trucking accidents and is one of a small percentage of lawyers in Texas who are Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

He was recently singled out as a Rising Star by Texas Monthly’s Super Lawyers Magazine and one of H Magazine’s Top Lawyers for the People.


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  • Texas, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1997


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Jonathan Harris Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 8 reviews

"He is an excellent lawyer, and also a good person he helped me and my family when I got into a car accident back in 2004 he did an awesome job getting me the medical attention we needed and a compensation for pain and suffering. We have been friends since then."



"Jonathan was great to work with and I highly recommend him! He helped me to sufficiently and successfully settle my case. "
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"Trucking Accident Lawyer Jon is the best. Highly recommend. "
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"Satisfied Client Mr. Harris was so easy to talk with.His language was simple without the "legalize"if there is such a word. I found him to be a great listener. He left no stone unturned when asking questions. "
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"Highly Recommend Outstanding lawyer! Dedicated and hardworking for his clients. "
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"Hardest working attorney Jonathan is a dedicated attorney that will go out of his way to making a bad trucking company pay for getting you hurt. "
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"Jonathan Harris is an excellent lawyer. He responds in a timely manner and tries to answer any questions you might have. He stays on top of filings with the courthouses and status updates with the other side. I would use his services again in the future."
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"I will be telling all my family and friends about Mr. Harris. The best thing i can say is he always keep me informed. I could always call and get an answer. Mr. Harris took the time to make sure i understood exactly how long the process would take and what to exspect. Mr. Harris is a family man like myself and knows how important it is to make sure my family was well taken care of. Again thank you Mr. Harris for all your exspert advice."
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