Hampton & Associates, P.C.

Hampton & Associates, P.C.

Law Firm in Fort Worth, TX

Firm Overview

Hampton & Associates, P.C. is in the business of resolution. Whether it is legal malpractice, commercial litigation, other non-medical professional malpractice, insurance, bad faith, firm best practices, review and assessment or Wills and estate planning, Hampton & Associates' purpose is to serve you in resolving matters in a straight-forward, cost-effective, and successful manner.

Founder and principal, Carter L. Hampton, returned home to return to private practice. Carter practiced in Tarrant County for 15 years where he received his Board Certification in Civil Trial Law. Tarrant County is also where he was elected the first Court of Record Municipal Judge for the City of Bedford. Carter went on to serve his fellow attorneys on a national level in the Legal Malpractice Insurance Industry. He served 13 years as Chief Underwriter and Head of Claims for two multinational Legal Malpractice carriers. During that time, Carter gained the reputation as an expert in both law firm and individual attorney Loss Prevention, Risk Management and Legal Malpractice. He's trained thousands of attorneys in 26 states, Canada and Costa Rica.

Carter has been involved in over 3000 resolved legal malpractice claims as well as his writing and presentations have made him sought after for law firm risk management review and assessment. All attorneys should engage in the very best of practice, but when they fail and cause harm then Carter and the firm are there to assist with resolution of the damages caused by firm deficiencies and to aide in the betterment of all concerned.

Carter's return to private practice has proved to be a success. He has won millions in judgments for his clients. While complex litigation is his expertise, Carter relishes resolution, no matter the scope of the dispute.

Main Office

Main Office
1000 Houston St., Flat Iron Building 4th Flr
Fort Worth, TX 76102





Medical Malpractice

Hampton & Associates, P.C. will represent your Medical Malpractice legal matters.

Areas of Law

-Alternative Dispute Resolution
-Insurance Bad Faith
-Legal Ethics And Professional Responsibility
-Legal Malpractice
-Professional Liability
-Trusts and Estates.
-Civil Litigation
-Complex Litigation
-Trial Practice
-Oil and Gas Litigation
-Probate Litigation

Carter L. Hampton

Hampton & Associates, P.C.

Carter L. Hampton
Attorney in Fort Worth, TX
Board Certified, Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization (Certified 1992, Re-certified 1997, 2002, 2007)

Areas of Law

-Legal Malpractice
-Commercial Litigation
-Professional Malpractice
-Insurance Bad Faith
-Professional Liability
-Attorneys Errors and Omissions
-Professional Liability Insurance Coverage
-Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
-Conflicts of Interest
-Risk Management
-Agents and Brokers Errors and Omissions
-Accountants Malpractice
-Insurance Agents and Brokers Malpractice
-Insurance Agents and Brokers Errors and Omissions
-Insurance Contracts
-Extra Contractual Insurance Claims
-Excess Coverage
-Excess and Reinsurance
-Reinsurance Mediation
-Alternative Dispute Resolution

Experience & Credentials


Admission Details
-Admitted in 1980, Texas and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
-1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
-1988, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
-1989, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas

Law School Attended
University of Houston
Class of 1979

University Attended
North Texas State University
Class of 1977

Birth Information
Born in 1955
Fort Worth, Texas, August 6, 1955

Associations & Memberships
American Bar Association; State Bar of Texas; Professional Liability Underwriters Society.


University of Houston
Juris Doctorate, 1979