Houston Personal Injury & Business Litigation Attorneys

 

 

After an accident, you need the best personal injury attorneys working on your case. This is simply not the time to work with an apathetic or unskilled accident lawyer.

When you choose to work with Roberts Markland LLP. you’ll have a team of professionals on your side who’ve successfully recovered tens of milllions of dollars for clients in the last 5 years. This is a testimony to our ability to help in some of the most complex cases.

The street sideview of our building located at 2555 North MacGregor Way, Houston, TX, 77004.

The street sideview of our building located at 2555 North MacGregor Way, Houston, TX, 77004.

The firm was started by Houston attorney's Clive Markland (left) and Sean Roberts (right) after years of successfully operating their own private practices.

The firm was started by Houston attorney's Clive Markland (left) and Sean Roberts (right) after years of successfully operating their own private practices.

Left to right: Clive Markland, Anjali Sharma, Roberto Cantu, Sean Roberts

Left to right: Clive Markland, Anjali Sharma, Roberto Cantu, Sean Roberts

 

 

Meet Our Attorneys

 
 
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Clive Markland

 

Mr. Markland is a former felony prosecutor and experienced trial lawyer in the Texas community, previously being a named partner to a prestigious midsize firm and Of Counsel to a nationally recognized insurance defense firm in the United States. Mr. Markland enjoys courtroom advocacy in the most complex and high stake cases.

Throughout his legal career, Mr. Markland has tried more than 50-plus trials to verdict. His experience has afforded him a wide range of clients and trials where he has represented several Fortune 500 Companies and former NFL players.

Due to Mr. Markland’s extensive experience, he has had incredible success managing litigation in complex civil litigation. His work ethic and ability are second to none.  Clients have found Mr. Markland open and reassuring, bringing passion into the courtroom and office every day.

Mr. Markland has been awarded a Rising Star from Super Lawyers in 2013, 2014, and 2015.

Mr. Markland holds the position of adjunct professor at Thurgood Marshall School of Law where he teaches Trial Advocacy. He received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Fisk University in 1997 and his J.D. from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in 2000.

 

Education

Fisk University

Fisk University

Clive Markland received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Fisk University in 1997 and his J.D. from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in 2000.

Background

Clive in September of 2017

Clive in September of 2017

Mr. Markland has extensive experience handling large dockets and has been involved in all aspects of pre-trial discovery and litigation, including deposition, motion and courtroom practice.

 

Clive's Practice Areas

 
 
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Sean Roberts

Fighting for victims rights in Texas for 20+ years, Sean Roberts reputation is well established with clients and peers within the legal community.  Sean earned his Board Certification in Personal Injury Trial Law in 2005 and has maintained a perfect 10 AVVO rating.  His peers have honored him with the Texas Super Lawer distinction every year since 2002.  He was also voted Top Lawyers Under 40 by H Magazine.

Sean understands that every situation is different and requires work, understanding, and compassion while seeking a favorable solution.  Sean doesn’t just know the law, he applies it for the greatest possible outcome for his clients.  
 

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Sean's Practice Areas

 
 
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Roberto Cantu

While at Thurgood Marshall, Mr. Cantu competed in various in-school competitions, was Articles Editor for the Thurgood Marshall Law Review, was the Honor Court Prosecutor, on the Board of Advocates and a member of the Hispanic Law Student Association.

During his time at Thurgood Marshall, Mr. Cantu also had the opportunity to intern with the Honorable Chief Bankruptcy Judge Bohm and with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Texas.

Mr. Cantu moved to Houston for law school and while living here fell in love with the city and community, and decided to stay in Houston to start his legal career.  Mr. Cantu’s practice consists of civil defense matters for individuals and corporations, and personal injury prosecution and medical malpractice matters.

Mr. Cantu is licensed to practice law in the state of Texas.

 

Education 

The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin

Roberto Cantu was born in McAllen, Texas. Mr. Cantu attended The University of Texas at Austin and graduated with a degree in Government and a minor in Business.Mr. Cantu then went on to receive his law degree from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law finishing in the top ten percent of his class and graduating summa cum laude.

Background

Roberto Cantu pictured at the offices of Roberts Markland LLP in September of 2017.

Roberto Cantu pictured at the offices of Roberts Markland LLP in September of 2017.

While at Thurgood Marshall, Mr. Cantu competed in various in-school competitions, was Articles Editor for the Thurgood Marshall Law Review, was the Honor Court Prosecutor, on the Board of Advocates and a member of the Hispanic Law Student Association.

 

Anjali Sharma

Anjali Sharma was born and raised in Houston, Texas. Ms. Sharma attended the University of Houston and graduated with degrees in Environment Science – Atmospheric Sciences and Political Science.

Ms. Sharma then went on to attend law school at Thurgood Marshall School of Law. While there, she participated in mock trial competitions, became Review Editor of Law Journal on Gender, Race & Justice and was President of the Community Outreach Program.

During Ms. Sharma’s first year of law school, she clerked with the Honorable Judge Maria Jackson in the 339th Criminal District Court in Harris County, Texas. In her second and third year of law school, Ms. Sharma began interning at The Markland Law Firm and has been heavily involved with the clients and cases since. Upon passing the Texas Bar Exam, Ms. Sharma was offered an Associate position at Roberts Markland, LLP.

Ms. Sharma is licensed to practice in Texas.

Education

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Background

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Dedicated. Experienced. Trial Attorneys.