Joseph Barrientos has extensive experience in product liability, negligence, premises, automotive and heavy truck cases involving catastrophic injury and death. He has fought for justice against powerful companies, including Zachry Construction, Duke Energy, Kenworth, Ford, General Motors, Firestone, Michelin, Sears, Union Pacific Railroad and many others.
Prior to joining HMG, Mr. Barrientos was a felony prosecutor with the Travis County DA’s Office and chief prosecuting attorney in the 147th Judicial District Court. After his prosecutorial career, he spent over 20 years representing the catastrophically injured and their families, obtaining verdicts and settlements against big corporations.
Joseph is licensed by the State Bar of Texas, and is also admitted to practice before the United States Southern District of Texas and the United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit.