Texas Personal Injury & Accident Lawyer: Valeri Malone
Valeri Malone brings two decades of experience to her clients and to the Loncarteam. Her reputation as a hard-working, successful trial lawyer has earned her the respect of her peers and the trust of her clients.
Mrs. Malone received her bachelor’s degree from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas, and her juris doctorate from Texas Tech University School of Law. While in law school, Mrs. Malone was a member of the prestigious John Marshall National Moot Court Team and a National Semi-Finalist. She was selected for early admission to Texas Tech School of Law’s advocacy program, the Board of Barristers, in which she ranked first in her class. She was also the Chair of Appellate Advocacy for the Board of Barristers.
Currently, Mrs. Malone is licensed to practice in Texas State courts and Oklahoma State courts, as well as in Federal District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas. She has been granted admission to appear in cases, pro hacvice, across the Nation, from California to New York.
By Gubernatorial appointment, she served as Chair for the Texas Board of Manufactured Housing, on which she previously served as a member. She was also named as a Texas Super Lawyer, Rising Star in 2007, in 2008, and in 2009.
Prior to joining the Loncarteam, Mrs. Malone spent several years representing families and victims of explosions involving catastrophic burn injuries, generating multi-million dollar results for clients. Mrs. Malone practices in the areas of personal injury, car wrecks, wrongful death, premise liability, defective products, oilfield accidents, and other accidents involving personal injury.
She and her attorney husband, Matt Malone, also part of the Loncar team, are proud Texas Tech graduates and proud members of the Lubbock, Texas community. Valeri and Matt Malone are fighters who get results for clients.
State Bar of Texas – 1999
Oklahoma State Bar – 2009
Texas Tech University School of Law, Board of Barristers (Class Rank #1)
Stephen F. Austin State University, B.A., cum laude
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Oklahoma State Bar, 2009
State Bar of Texas, 1999
Texas Super Lawyer, Rising Star, Recipient 2007, 2008, 2009
United States District Court, Northern District of Texas, Admission
United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas, Admission
Texas Board of Manufactured Housing, Member
Texas Board of Manufactured Housing, Chair
Lubbock County Bar Association
Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Past Employment Positions:
Malone Law Firm – 1999-2003
Texas House of Representative Rick Hardcastle – 2003 Session
Anderson Law Firm – 2003-2007
Malone Legal Group, PLLC – 2007-2009
Loncar Associates 2009- Present