Attorney Noah Wexler
University of Texas
B.S. Economics (2004)
South Texas College of Law
cum laude (2007)
- United States Supreme Court
- Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
- State Bar of Texas
- State Bar of Louisiana
United States District Court,
Southern District of Texas
United States District Court,
Eastern District of Louisiana
Awards & Achievements
2013 - 2015 Texas
South Texas Law Review Member / Assistant Editor (2006 & 2007)
South Texas Corporate Counsel Review Member (2006 & 2007)
- American Jurisprudence Award Professional Sport Law (2006)
- "Top 40 Under 40" by National Trial Lawyers Association
- American Bar Association
- American Association For Justice
- Houston Bar Association
- Louisiana State Bar Association
- Texas State Bar Association
- Texas Trial Lawyers Association
- Texas Young Lawyers Association
Noah Wexler is a native of Houston. He received his bachelor's degree
in Economics from the University of Texas and earned his law degree from
South Texas College of Law, graduating
cum laude. At South Texas College of Law, he received numerous accolades and served
as an assistant editor for the
South Texas Law Review and
South Texas Corporate Counsel Review. In addition to academic accomplishments, he had the privilege of serving
as the judicial clerk to Judge of the 11th Judicial District Court of
Noah is licensed to practice law in Texas and Louisiana. He is also admitted
to practice in the United States Supreme Court, the U.S. District Court
for the Southern District of Texas, and the U.S. District Court for the
Eastern District of Louisiana.
Noah joined Arnold & Itkin LLP in in the spring of 2010 and has continued
his effective and successful representation of victims of catastrophic
personal injury, defective products, and offshore injuries. From 2013
to 2015, he was selected for inclusion in the
Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ list. He has also been recognized in the "Top 40 Under 40"
by the National Trial Lawyers Association.
With diligence, efficiency, and an intricate understanding of complex civil
litigation, Noah has helped achieve exceptional results for Arnold &
Itkin LLP and its clients. His practice focuses on maritime, admiralty,
Jones Act, and offshore injury claims, in addition to commercial, pharmaceutical,
medical device, and catastrophic injury litigation. Noah has litigated
hundreds of individual cases from inception to resolution.
Noah oversees several complex mass tort dockets, including Deepwater Horizon
explosion economic loss cases, product liability and failure to warn claims
relating to Gadolinium MRI contrast dye, Zoloft birth defects claims,
transvaginal mesh claims, Trasylol claims, and Accutane cases.
Through his extensive and varied experience, Noah has obtained multiple
trial verdicts and hundreds of successful recoveries for his clients.
His reputation in the courtroom and at the negotiating table speaks for itself.
He is an active member of the American Bar Association, American Association
for Justice, Texas State Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association,
Texas Trial Lawyers Association, and Texas Young Lawyers Association.
Noah is also actively involved in the community through the Juvenile Diabetes
Research Foundation (JDRF), Partnership for the Advancement & Immersion
of Refugees (PAIR), and Professionals United to Lead St. Luke's Health
Noah Wexler's Results
The following are examples of cases in which Noah has served as lead counsel
or had primary responsibility for the verdict or settlement. The client's
portion of the total recovery may have been subject to medical liens and
other third-party claims. These past results are not a guarantee or prediction
of the outcome of any other claims. Each case presents its own unique
facts and legal issues.
$3.5 Million Settlement for Victims of Nigerian Pirates
Kurt Arnold and Noah Wexler recently secured a $3.5 million settlement
on behalf of two clients who had been working as supply vessel captains
near the coast of Nigeria – an area known for the high risk of boarding,
attacks and kidnapping. Both of them had been victimized by inadequate
security, engine malfunctions and other negligence that had left their
vessel vulnerable to boarding and attack. In the attack by armed assailants,
one of the victims sustained arm, back and neck injuries and the other
sustained facial fractures; both of them developed by post-traumatic stress
disorder (PTSD). The firm was proud to help these clients maximize their
recovery and seek their just outcome.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $1,529,735.70.
$2.9 Million Dollar Settlement On Behalf of Motor Vehicle Accident Victims
Kurt B. Arnold and Noah M. Wexler obtained a $2.9 million dollar settlement
on behalf of two individuals who were severely injured in a motor vehicle
accident. Arnold & Itkin LLP is proud to represent these individuals
and their families and help them recover the compensation they deserve.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $1,300,676.74.
$1.9 Million Won on Behalf of Injured Plant Worker
Our client suffered a head and neck injury when a dilapidated piece of
equipment fell on him during a turn-around operation at a chemical plant.
Though the plant initially tried to blame our client for the incident,
Attorneys Caj Boatright, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler aggressively pushed
the case toward trial and proved that the old equipment should have been
removed years before. Rather than face trial, the plant agreed to settle
the case for $1,900,000. We are proud to have helped ensure the financial
security of our client and his family for years to come.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $818,670.83.
$950,000 Settlement Recovered for Woman in 18-Wheeler Accident
Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler recently secured a $950,000 settlement on behalf of a woman who was seriously injured when her vehicle was struck by an 18-wheeler. The woman was a Houston resident and veteran. Arnold & Itkin's client eventually needed back surgery to treat her injuries. The Defendant in the case argued that her injuries were less serious than claimed and that they pre-existed the date of the accident. Prior to settlement, the case was pending before the Honorable Wesley Ward in Harris County, Texas. Arnold & Itkin was proud to represent this client and help seek the compensation she deserved.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $443,931.98.
$525,000 Settlement for Car Crash Victim with Neck Surgery
Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler secured a $525,000 for the victim of a multi-car crash who suffered serious injuries. Our client had to undergo neck surgery as a result of the crash. We were happy to secure a settlement for our client that would cover his medical expenses and assist in his recovery.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $262,274.87.
$500,000 Settlement for Man Injured on Natural Gas Platform
Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler secured a $500,000 settlement on behalf of an individual who was injured while working on a natural gas platform in the Matagorda Island Block. The man suffered injuries to his ankle and knee after his leg got caught in deck grading, leading to a fall. The settlement money will support his recovery while he cannot work.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $166,407.89.
$500,000 Settlement for Man with Lifting Injury
Maritime Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler negotiated a $500,000 settlement for a man who was injured when asked to lift heavy equipment while working offshore. Because he was given no safety equipment to help with his work, our maritime injury attorneys from Arnold & Itkin were able to hold his employer accountable for his injuries.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $246,304.18.
$500,000 Settlement for Baby Burned at Daycare
Attorneys Jason Itkin and Noah Wexler received a $500,000 settlement for the family members of a baby who suffered second-degree burns while at daycare. The daycare provider was pouring hot water into bottles when she spilled the scalding liquid onto his foot and other parts of his body. Arnold & Itkin is proud to have represented this family and to help assure recovery.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $221,979.51.
$427,853 Settlement for Victim of Rear-End Accident
Attorneys Jason Itkin and Noah Wexler successfully negotiated a settlement of $427,853.44 on behalf of a man rear ended by a commercial vehicle. The man sustained severe injuries to his neck and back, as well as other bodily injuries that required surgical intervention and limited his ability to work in the future. Through settlements like this Arnold & Itkin strives to help ease the transition for clients from debilitated injury to healthy and prosperous living.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $195,883.39.
$400,000 Settlement for Man Injured at Oil Spill Cleanup Staging Area
Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler recently obtained a $400,000 settlement for their client in connection with response efforts related to the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting environmental disaster. The defendant directed him to work in dangerously hot conditions that resulted in a fall and injury to his head, neck, and back. Arnold & Itkin was happy to help secure compensation that our client needed in order to have a healthy recovery.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $194,929.86.
$395,000 Settlement for Victim of Car Accident
Arnold & Itkin Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler negotiated a $395,000 settlement for the victim of a motor vehicle accident on Southwest Freeway who sustained back, neck, and knee injuries in the crash. The attorneys and the rest of the team at Arnold & Itkin were proud to be an important part of her recovery.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $201,550.96.
$395,000 Settlement Recovered for Man Struck by Mooring Line
Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler recently secured a $395,000 settlement on behalf of a seaman who was seriously injured when his leg was struck by a mooring line while working offshore in the Gulf of Mexico. The client was a resident of Port Isabel. The incident resulted in severe injuries to the client's knee and eventually required arthroscopic surgery. The Defendant in the case argued that his injuries were caused by his own negligence and that they pre-existed the date of the accident. Prior to settlement case was pending before the Honorable Rolando Olvera in Cameron County, Texas. Arnold & Itkin was proud to represent this client and help seek the compensation he deserved.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $207,578.93.
$375,000 Settlement for Truck Accident Victim
Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler secured a $375,000 settlement for a woman who was injured in a truck accident on Highway 610 in Bellaire, Texas. As a result of the defendant's unsafe lane change, our client suffered pain, limited range of motion and tension in her lumbar and cervical spine. Arnold & Itkin was pleased to help our client receive a just outcome in her case.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $168,430.72.
$375,000 Settlement for Injured Driver
Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler obtained a $375,000 settlement on behalf of an 18 wheeler driver who was hit by a bus. The bus was being operated erratically and struck the driver without warning. Arnold & Itkin was proud to help the victim of bus driver negligence receive justice.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $214,659.94.
$350,000 Settlement for Mechanic Injured Aboard a Vessel
Attorneys Kurt Arnold and Noah Wexler negotiated a $350,000 settlement on behalf of a mechanic who was injured aboard a vessel during the regular course of his job. Since the ship owner failed to maintain a hazard-free environment for our client to work in, he violently tripped and fell over loose materials on deck and injured his back, neck, and elbow. Arnold & Itkin was proud to help garner the medical and economic compensation needed to return his life back to normal.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $177,032.77.
$350,000 Settlement for Victim with Back Injury
Maritime Injury Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler secured a $350,000 settlement for a crane operator who hurt his lower back while working offshore for Transocean. Our firm was pleased to negotiate a substantial settlement to help our client recover from his injuries.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $167,529.08.
$350,000 Settlement for Injured Fisherman
Arnold & Itkin negotiated a $350,000 settlement on behalf of an Aransas Pass fisherman. The man was fishing near Corpus Christi when a large tanker vessel caused a wake that flipped and eventually capsized his boat. Our client sustained neck and shoulder injuries in the incident. We were able helped him get the medical care and financial compensation he deserved.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $167,528.94.
$350,000 Settlement for Victim of Sideswipe Accident
Arnold & Itkin Truck Accident Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin and Noah Wexler successfully negotiated a $350,000 settlement for a longshoreman who was side-swiped by a dump truck. As a result of the accident, our client sustained neck and lower back injuries. We were able to secure the compensation he deserves in this settlement.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $206,485.13.
$350,000 Settlement for Injured Pipefitter
Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler negotiated a $350,000 settlement for a pipefitter who was injured when his ship sailed in bad weather. Although his employer tried to argue that his back and shoulder injuries pre-dated the incident, our firm was still able to secure substantial compensation for our client. We were proud to help him obtain the compensation he deserved.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $181,092.98.
$345,000 Settlement for Medical Injury Victim
Medical Injury Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler recently negotiated a $345,000 settlement for a client who suffered medical complications after being given gadolinium during an MRI. Arnold & Itkin hopes that victories such as this will help raise awareness of the potential dangers of this common medical agent.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $160,487.40.
$350,000 Settlement for Rig Worker with Back Injury
Arnold & Itkin Jones Act Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler secured a $350,000 settlement on behalf of a galley hand who injured her back while working on an offshore oilrig. The woman is from Port Arthur, Texas and was employed by a catering company on the rig. Arnold & Itkin went to bat for this victim after her employer failed to pay any of her medical bills or maintenance and cure. We are proud to have helped her on her road to recovery.
Attorney's fees and expenses totaled $156,621.55.
* Client's portion of total recovery may be subject to Medicare / Medicaid
reimbursement claims, Medicare / Medicaid liens or other third-party claims
or liens. These verdicts and settlements are intended to be representative
of cases handled by Arnold & Itkin LLP. These listings are not a guarantee
or prediction of the outcome of any other claims.