Meet ZACH WYATTE

Attorney

"At The Ammons Law Firm, we recognize that our clients turn to us during the most difficult times in their lives because they need advocates in their corner who care. I am proud to be a member of a team that is dedicated to relentlessly fighting to obtain the very best results. We bring our clients the justice they deserve so they can rebuild their lives."

BIOGRAPHY

Zach Wyatte is an experienced trial lawyer who started his legal career in Houston, where he represented large corporations in complex litigation involving corporate, maritime, and international trade matters. In joining The Ammons Law Firm, Zach redirected his passion for advocacy toward helping people who have suffered life-changing injuries. He cares deeply about his clients and works tirelessly to hold their wrongdoers accountable.

Zach received his B.S. in Logistics and Intermodal Transportation from the United States Merchant Marine Academy in New York. Prior to earning his J.D. at the University of Texas School of Law, he served active duty as an officer in the United States Coast Guard, attaining the rank of Lieutenant. As a licensed merchant mariner, he has also garnered extensive experience serving aboard various types of commercial vessels around the world in the deck officer capacity.

During law school, Zach received the Dean’s Achievement Award in Alternative Dispute Resolution, served as an editor of the Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law, actively participated in the Texas Law Pro Bono Program, and served as a member of the Robert W. Calvert American Inn of Court.

At The Ammons Law Firm, Zach primarily represents Plaintiffs in catastrophic personal injury, premises liability, product defect and strict products liability, and wrongful death litigation.

  • $9.75 Million Wrongful Death

    The Ammons Law Firm represented the adult children and spouse of a truck driver that died in a crash. After the completion of three days of pre-trial hearings, the defendants paid $9.75 Million to the adult children and widow.

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Credentials

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science, Logistics & Intermodal Transportation, 2006, United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, N.Y.

  • Master of Arts, Homeland Security, 2013, American Military University

  • Juris Doctor, 2018, University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas

Admissions:

  • State Bar of Texas, 2018
  • U.S. District Court for the Sothern District of Texas

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Organizations:

  • Houston Bar Association

  • Houston Young Lawyers Association

Awards & Accolades:

  • Dean’s Achievement Award in Alternative Dispute Resolution, University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas

Publications:

  • “The Supreme Court Rejects Punitive Damages in Unseaworthiness Claims,” June 2019

  • Meet CUBI—What Companies Need to Know About Texas’ Biometric Privacy Law, Texas Lawyer, October 2020

  • BIMCO Adopts New Clauses and Contract,” February 2021

  • Maritime Law: Marine Casualty Investigations,” Pratt’s Energy Law Report 22, March 2022

Our Clients. Their Stories.

    "Amazed by Mr. Ammons’ presentation & knowledge."

    - Teressa H.

    "I can say with confidence that The Ammons Law Firm is the very best."

    - Former Client

    "Rob will devote the resources necessary to sort out any complex matter and get the best possible result for the client."

    - Louis H., Referral Attorney

    "Wonderful & hardworking lawyers."

    - Kenny N.

    “Rob fought for me like no man has fought for me. The Ammons Law Firm is a law firm that seeks out justice, righteousness for those who have suffered and I can now move forward in my life.”

    - Joe C.

    "The office staff was always courteous and prompt in responding."

    - Anne P.

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