Texans have trusted Chenkin Law Firm for the best legal representation and expert service since 1983! Our attorney-client relationship is a sacred bond built on mutual respect, honesty, and understanding, and we promise to always put our clients first and give you personalized attention for your unique case.

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Our Proven 3-Step Process:

Evaluate, Investigate, Pursue.

1. Evaluating Your Case

During your free, no obligation consultation, we’ll listen to your story and get the information we need to properly evaluate your case and create a detailed strategy.

2. Investigating Your Case

If you choose Chenkin Law Firm as your representation, we’ll immediately begin a thorough investigation of your case, including interviewing witnesses, examining physical evidence, and taking every possible avenue into consideration. Many of our clients have been pleasantly surprised to learn they are not at fault for their accident and are entitled to compensation for their injuries, losses, and damages.

3. Pursuing Your Case

Once we’ve determined fault, we’ll decide on the best course of legal action to fully protect your interests and pursue maximum compensation.

About Ira

Ira H. Chenkin

Owner, Founder

Ira Chenkin was born in Brooklyn, New York and graduated cum laude from the University of Buffalo in 1973, earning his law degree from the South Texas College of Law in 1977. He quickly began a successful career in personal injury law, commercial litigation, and criminal defense, and five years later founded Chenkin Law Firm. Today, Ira Chenkin is known as one of Houston’s best Personal Injury attorneys and a highly regarded state and federal trial lawyer.


  • South Texas College of Law, 1977
  • J.D., with Honors
  • Notre Dame University, 1976
  • Imperial College of London, 1976
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, 1973
  • B.A., Cum Laude

Professional Associations and Awards

  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers
  • Houstonia Top Lawyers, 2015
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National Institute of Personal Injury Lawyers
  • American Trial Lawyer Association
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer Association
  • Sports Lawyer Association
  • Harris County Criminal Association
  • State Bar College

Contact us for a free, no obligation consultation of your case!