Earl Drott has handled personal injury claims in Tyler and the surrounding East Texas area for more than 30 years. A veteran of many successful trials he is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and has been selected to the Texas Super Lawyers, The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers, the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and the exclusive American Board of Trial Advocates. He is widely known as a zealous advocate and a lawyer who simply won’t back down from an insurance company. His unbending approach to the practice of law has resulted in the recovery of many millions of dollars for his clients.
Earl Drott was born and raised in rural Oklahoma and graduated from Broken Arrow High School in 1976. He worked his way through Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he obtained a degree in Business Administration with honors.
Mr. Drott worked as an oil company accountant and as a bank auditor before deciding to return to law school. He worked his way through the University of Texas School of Law where he was selected to serve on the Texas Law Review and on the National Mock Trial Team. Upon graduation from law school he came to Tyler, Texas, to practice law and raise a family.
Mr. Drott’s wife of 28 years, Amy, is also a University of Texas School of Law graduate who has left the practice of law to pursue her passion for history as a public school teacher. She is currently a 7th grade Texas History teacher.
Mr. Drott supports and continues to be involved with the Boy Scouts of America in various positions and capacities, Make-A-Wish, and East Texas Woods and Waters Foundation. He is an avid outdoorsman and has been heavily involved in the activities of his daughter and two sons.