EDUCATION: University of Arizona, 1972 University of Houston, 1972-1975 Juris
Doctorate Degree (Law Degree) conferred 1975 by Bates College of
Law-University of Houston Received BNA Award for most outstanding
scholastic progress at University of Houston Law School.
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS/MEMBERSHIPS Licensed
to Practice Law by and In: State of Texas; 1975-present United States District Court for Southern District of Texas; 1979-present United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas; 1984-present United States Court of Appeals - Fifth
Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal
Specialization (http://www.tbls.org/) 1984 - present.
Top 25 Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Texas: [2019-present] selected as one of the top 25 medical malpractice trial lawyers in Texas by the National Trial Lawyers Association. Membership in this elite group is by invitation-only and extended to the most qualified attorneys from each state based on objective and uniformly applied criteria.
Texas Super Lawyer: selected as a 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2020 and 2021. Texas Super Lawyer by Texas Monthly
Magazine. This honor is conferred on the
top 5% of lawyers in the State of Texas who are selected by peer review nominations and
independent research and review of each candidate by a blue ribbon panel.
Houston’s Top Lawyer: H Texas Magazine selected
Sarnie A. Randle, Jr. as one of Houston’s Top Lawyers from 2008 to
2021. This recognition is only conferred on lawyers who, after a thorough
background and career investigation, and peer review voting by other lawyers,
are determined to be among the best lawyers in Houston, Texas.
Top 100 Trial Lawyers: On July 18, 2011, Sarnie A. Randle, Jr. was notified by the National Trial Lawyers that
he had been selected as one of the 100 top trial lawyers in the State of Texas. The National Trial Lawyers is an organization
composed of Americas premier trial lawyers from
each state. Membership in this body is
obtained only through special invitation and is extended only to those trial
attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications.
Awarded recognition by University of Houston Black Law Students
Association for being the first black alumnus to receive Board
Certification in personal injury trial law - March
Member – Texas Trial Lawyers Association (TTLA)
Member – Houston Bar Association (HBA)
Member – National Bar Association (NBA)
Member – American Trial Lawyers Association
Member – College of the State Bar of Texas Member – National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA)
PROFESSIONAL LEGAL PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS Medical Malpractice and
Personal Injury Continuing Legal Education Seminar for Practicing Attorneys,
sponsored by Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX, Jan. 2004
Author of Article: “The occasional seller
defense in products liability cases”, Calligan Publishing Co., 1988.
Lectured workshop for Black Women Lawyers
Association on The New Texas Workers Compensation
Presentation on “The Minority
Plaintiff in Mediation” for Advanced Mediation Institute, Four Seasons Hotel, Houston, Texas, 1991.
Presentation on “Dangerous Dogs: The Rights of Victims and Dog Owners”, Houston Bar Association, 2014 & 2016. OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY 1986-present; S. A. Randle
& Associates, P.C. President Case load consisting of
medical malpractice, automobile negligence claims, premise liability, products
liability, deceptive trade practice, fraud, and malicious prosecution.
1982-1986 Washington & Randle,
Senior Partner Case load at Washington & Randle
consisted of 98% personal injury cases involving medical malpractice, products
liability, premise liability, deceptive trade practice and fraud claims and
negligence claims mostly consisting of vehicular injuries.
Washington & Assocs, Associate Attorney Case load consisted of 90% personal injury
claims and cases.
Craig Washington & Associates, Law Clerk Case load consisted of 90%
personal injury claims and cases.
1972 Ford Motor Company Consultant Trainee-Worked as a marketing consultant trainee for
3 months prior to starting law school.