The Franklin Law Firm is repeatedly recognized as being among the best at what we do. We’re trial lawyers – real trial lawyers – and wrongdoers know it.
American Board of Trial Advocates
The American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) dedicates itself to the preservation and promotion of the Seventh Amendment, which guarantees the right to civil jury trials. Members in this prestigious invitation-only group must have tried a minimum of 10 civil jury trials to conclusion. More than 7,600 lawyers and judges are involved in ABOTA chapters in all 50 states. ABOTA is one of the nation’s most effective organizations in championing the ethics, professionalism and principles of the legal profession, and Jason Franklin is honored to have been elected to membership of this select group.
Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation
Jason Franklin is honored to be a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. Each year, the top 1/3 of 1% of Texas attorneys are invited to become Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Election to the Fellows is one of the highest honors that can be bestowed upon a member of the State Bar of Texas. Nomination is based on outstanding contributions to the legal profession as well as a commitment to the community. Each nominee must be elected by the Texas Bar Foundation Board of Trustees. Once elected, a Fellow is a part of a network of top attorneys in Texas representing various ages, backgrounds and practice areas, but all with clear agreement on the importance of professional integrity and promoting the cause of justice in Texas. The Texas Bar Foundation is the largest charitably funded bar foundation in the nation.
Texas Board of Legal Specialization – Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law
Only approximately 2% of Texas attorneys are board certified in Personal Injury Trial Law. Lawyers certified in Personal Injury Trial Law are considered Specialists in the field of Personal Injury. Those attorneys not board certified cannot claim to be Specialists in the field. Jason Franklin is board certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Texas Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars
The selection to Super Lawyers is made by Super Lawyers, a publication of Thomson Reuters. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. Only 5% of Texas attorneys are chosen for this honor in any given year. Jason Franklin has been selected for this honor on numerous occasions for more than a decade.
Jason Franklin has been named to Texas Super Lawyers for 2015. No more than 5 percent of all lawyers in the State of Texas are named to Super Lawyers.
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum – Life Member
The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members. Jason Franklin is a life member.
The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers is an invitation-only national organization composed of The United States’ top trial lawyers. Membership is extended solely to the select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state who exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and profile as civil plaintiff or criminal defense trial lawyers. Jason Franklin has been a member since 2013.
The Better Business Bureau
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is a leader in advancing marketplace trust. BBB sees trust as a function of two primary factors: integrity and performance. Integrity includes respect, ethics, and intent. Performance speaks to a business’s track record of delivering results in accordance with BBB standards and/or addressing customer concerns in a timely, satisfactory manner. BBB ensures that high standards for trust are set and maintained. BBB Accreditation is an honor – and not every business is eligible. The Franklin Law Firm, LLP has earned the BBB’s Highest Rating of A+.
Texas Trial Lawyers Association – Director
The Texas Trial Lawyers Association (TTLA) was founded in 1949 to protect the rights of Texas’ families. Today, more than 60 years later, TTLA has never been more committed to this endeavor. Since its inception, TTLA has been a steadfast defender of the civil justice system in Texas. Through exceptional leadership and vision, TTLA has worked hard to ensure that ordinary citizens always have a voice in the legislative process. Jason Franklin is on the board of directors.
Dallas Trial Lawyers Association – Past President
The Dallas Trial Lawyers Association‘s mission is to empower and support Dallas trial lawyers in achieving justice for those who have been harmed. DTLA is one of the largest trial lawyers associations in the State of Texas. Jason Franklin served as President in 2017.
American Association for Justice
The mission of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) is to promote a fair and effective justice system and to support the work of attorneys in their efforts to ensure that any person who is injured by the misconduct or negligence of others can obtain justice in The United States’ courtrooms, even when taking on the most powerful interests.
College of the State Bar of Texas
The College of the State Bar of Texas is an honorary society of lawyers who are among the best trained attorneys in Texas. Members are qualified attorneys who are interested in both high ethical standards and improved training for all Texas attorneys. The College recognizes Texas lawyers who attend at least double the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) required by the State Bar of Texas.