General civil practice firm is oldest law firm in Lubbock

Jones, Flygare, Brown & Wharton, P.C. predates the town of Lubbock by one year. The firm is notable for many reasons, including that it

  • Is the oldest law firm in Lubbock
  • Has tried more cases than any other law firm in Lubbock
  • Has a history of trying many large-scale cases
  • Has a member, Attorney Larry Wharton, who has been named a Texas Super Lawyer for eight consecutive years and counting
  • Has been successful in handling many cases with significant impact on Texas law and jurisprudence through its trial experience.

While concentrating on litigating insurance defense and personal injury cases as well as presenting state and federal appeals, the firm also handles transactional matters relating to the oil and gas industry, corporate formations and a variety of other types of law, including

Personal injury

  • Personal injury defense
  • Personal injury plaintiff
  • Premises liability
  • Products liability
  • Medical malpractice
  • Wrongful death
  • Trucking accidents
  • Auto accidents
  • Slip-and-fall

Agriculture and farm law

Business and corporate law

  • Business formation
  • Business litigation
  • Corporate formation
  • Transactions

Commercial litigation

Construction law


Family law

General civil litigation practice

Medical and professional liability

Probate and estate law

  • Wills

Practicing throughout Texas and beyond

The attorneys at Jones, Flygare, Brown & Wharton, P.C. are licensed to practice in all types of courts in West Texas and beyond, and handle cases in the following courts

  • Small claims courts
  • State courts throughout Texas
  • Federal courts in
  • Northern District of Texas
  • Western District of Texas
  • Southern District of Texas
  • Eastern District of Texas

In addition, some members of the firm are licensed to practice in New Mexico.

Practicing throughout Texas and beyond

Contact the Lubbock office of Jones, Flygare, Brown & Wharton, P.C. to arrange for a free consultation on your legal issues. The attorneys can be reached by phone at 806-765-8851, or contacted online by filling out the intake form on this site.

The office is located across the street from the Lubbock Civic Center, a few blocks from the Lubbock Courthouse. Just off the Marsha Sharp Freeway, it is easily reached by auto or mass transit. A parking lot in front provides ample free parking for visitors. The attorneys work flexible hours by appointment. Personal injury cases are handled on a contingency basis.

Attorney Profiles

The West Texas law firm of Jones, Flygare, Brown & Wharton, P.C. concentrates on general civil litigation, insurance defense, personal injury and appellate work. The firm represents clients throughout West Texas, including Lubbock and the surrounding counties, extending to the Permian Basin, Midland-Odessa/San Angelo areas, and including all of the Panhandle of Texas. In addition, individual members of the firm are licensed to practice in New Mexico.

Members and Associates

Patrick Arthur Bowser

Patrick Arthur Bowser

Jeffrey B. Jones

Jeffrey B. Jones

James L.Wharton

James L.Wharton


  • Terri Webb - Legal Assistant to James L. Wharton
  • Jayme Logan - Legal Assistant to Patrick Bowser and Jeffrey B. Jones
  • Lauren Cox - Office Administrator
  • Renee Turner - Receptionist


  • Personal injury
  • General civil litigation
  • Appellate practice
  • Federal practice
  • Commercial litigation
  • Business and corporate law
  • Medical and professional liability
  • Construction law
  • Family Law
  • Divorce