Rathwell & Wallison has successfully represented clients across Texas and Louisiana on a comprehensive range of investigation, trial, and appellate matters. The firm has prosecuted and defended complex civil, insurance defense, and commercial litigation matters on behalf of corporations, insurers, and individuals.
25511 Budde Road, Suite 601
The Woodlands, TX 77380
Ed's principal area of practice is civil litigation involving business disputes and the defense of personal injury and medical malpractice claims. He is also a certified mediator with experience in a broad range of commercial and personal injury disputes.
A 1981 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Notre Dame School of Law, Ed's legal career began with service as a law clerk for Hon. John F. Kilkenny of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Portland, Oregon. Since returning to Texas in 1982, Ed's legal career has included over 11 years as an Executive Director/Managing Trial Attorney for United Services Automobile Association, where he was primarily responsible for the defense of all third party indemnity litigation in Houston and its surrounding counties.
He has also represented former heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman in several business transactions and litigated matters.
A veteran of over 150 first chair commercial and personal injury jury trials, he is a member of the Houston and Montgomery County Bar Associations. He is admitted to practice before all Texas courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas.
Ed, his wife Julie, and their three children live in Spring Texas, where Ed frequently volunteers as a youth basketball coach at the Cypress Creek YMCA.