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Jeffrey C. Anderson

Education

St. Mary's University School of Law, JD - 1974

  • Associate Editor, St. Mary’s Law Review 1973-74

Southwest Texas State College, BS/Biology - 1968

Military Service

1st Lieutenant, Medical Service Corps, United States Army, 1969-1972

Commanding Officer, U.S. Army Medic Training Company, Ft. Sam Houston, Texas 1971-1972

Aviation

Commercial Pilot, Multi-Engine, Instrument Rating, 1969- Present

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified — Personal Injury Trial Law — Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Board Certified - Civil Trial Advocate - National Board of Trial Advocacy

Biography

Jeffrey C. Anderson joined Tinsman & Sciano, Inc., in 2020 after 18 years as a trial lawyer and partner with the firm of Southers & Lyons, Inc., followed by 25 years as a solo practioner, where his trial practice focused on representing victims of medical malpractice by civilian and government physicians and healthcare providers.

Jeff has represented clients for over 35 years in cases filed pursuant to the Federal Tort Claims Act in federal courts in Texas and other states. He has been a member of the Medical/Legal Liaison Committee since 1979, and he has served numerous times as Co-Chairman of that committee. In addition to medical cases, Mr. Anderson has represented clients in numerous personal injury and wrongful death cases resulting from defective products, vehicular accidents, and dangerous locations. He has also represented clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases involving aviation accidents resulting from pilot error or defective aircraft, where his experience as a commercial pilot has been important and beneficial.

Mr. Anderson has also authored numerous publications for CLE programs in Texas and has frequently lectured on subjects relating to Texas personal injury law. A list of his specific publications and sample case results can be found at www.texaslawfirm.com. Mr. Anderson has been recognized for over 14 years as a Super Lawyer, published in Texas Monthly, 2006-2020, by Thomson Reuters.

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Texas – 1974
United States Supreme Court – 1977
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit – 1981
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit – 1981
United States Court of Claims – 1979
United States District Court for the Western District of Texas – 1975
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas – 1982

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Bar Association – 1974- Present
San Antonio Bar Association – 1976 – Present
American Association for Justice – Sustaining Member – 1990 – Present
Texas Trial Lawyers Association – Sustaining Member – 1977 – Present
San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association – 1977 – Present
Texas Bar Foundation – Life Fellow – 1989 – Present
San Antonio Bar Foundation – Life Fellow – 1989 – Present
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association – 1969 – Present
The American Legion – 2015 - Present
Military Officers of America Association - Life Member