Tribpedia: Walter Umphrey

Walter Umphrey is a Beaumont lawyer and major Democratic contributor. He practices law at Provost and Umphrey law firm.

According to his official biography:

Born in Port Arthur, Texas, Walter received a football scholarship to Southern Methodist University then completed undergraduate studies at Baylor University. In 1965, Walter received a Juris Doctorate degree from Baylor Law School and then joined ...

Worker's Medical Benefits Cut Two Decades Later

Laws set up to protect Texans who get hurt on the job are supposed to ensure they get lifetime medical care for their injuries. But sometimes that promise gets cut short after the bills start piling up, lawyers who represent them say. Mark Umphrey was injured on the job two decades ago, and his benefits were suddenly stopped.