Houston Kessler is a lawyer in the firm’s Personal Injury Section. He has worked on a wide array of catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases, including those involving defective products. The majority of his current practice deals with premises liability, negligent security and sexual assault cases.
Before joining Beasley Allen, Houston worked for another law firm where he practiced civil defense litigation and dealt with cases involving medical malpractice, personal injury, motor vehicle accidents and other general civil litigation.
Houston is a Newnan, Georgia, native and played basketball for the University of Georgia. He still closely follows the sport at both the collegiate and professional levels and is a certified NBA Player Agent.
Houston is a huge Bulldog fan and enjoys college football Saturdays, summer days on Lake Martin, playing guitar, and pick-up basketball.
Houston is a member of the Alabama and Georgia State Bars.
Houston earned his law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he was a member of the Negotiation Team and served as its Recruitment Chair. Houston graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics and Management. He was named to the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court, and served as the Men’s Basketball representative to the Southeastern Conference Men’s Basketball Leadership Council, where he was elected Vice Chair.