Terry McGovern

Partner | Houston & San Antonio

Terry McGovern is a personal injury attorney at Bergquist Law Firm who is passionate about fighting for his clients to get them the justice and financial reparations they deserve after suffering serious personal injuries. As a partner at the firm, Mr. McGovern has successfully litigated hundreds of cases throughout his career and has recently earned a national reputation by the Texas Super Lawyers as a steadfast Rising Star.

His diverse litigation experience includes practice in both state and federal trial and appellate court. Over the course of his practice, he has handled all types of cases, including those involving motor vehicle crashes, premises liability, and wrongful death.

Prior to joining Bergquist Law Firm, Mr. McGovern attended South Texas College of Law Houston, where he graduated in the top third of his class, became a varsity advocate, a member of the law review, and an officer for the Board of Advocates. During this time, he also honed his lawyering skills and interned at the Harris County District Attorney’s Office, the First Court of Appeals of Texas, and several litigation firms.

Mr. McGovern is uniquely qualified to provide bilingual services. Mr. McGovern was raised bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish, offering full service in both languages. He not only understands the English and Spanish languages, but both cultures as well. Mr. McGovern’s diverse cultural background has helped him over the years guide many Hispanic clients across the state. 

Mr. McGovern has an uncompromised commitment to every client he represents. Expect to be treated with the highest level of professionalism every step of the way as he walks you through the entire litigation process.

Recent Award:   Selected for inclusion in the Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list 2021

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