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2705 Bee Caves Road
Suite 220
Austin, TX 78746

8500 Menaul Blvd. NE
Suite A-335
Albuquerque, NM 87112


J.D., with honors, The University of Texas School of Law, 1977

B.A., with highest honors, The University of Texas at Austin, 1974

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Kappa Phi


Who’s Who Legal Thought Leader: USA, Life Sciences - Product Liability Defense, 2023

Top Rated Lawyer-AV® Preeminent™, Martindale-Hubbell

Best Lawyers in America® "Lawyer of the Year," Product Liability Litigation - Defendants, Austin (2022)

Best Lawyers in America® distinction in Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants (2015-2024), Product Liability Litigation – Defendants and Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (2011-2024)

Who's Who Legal International: Product Liability Defense Lawyers (2005-2019)

Super Lawyers® distinction in Personal Injury Defense: Products (2006–2012)


Ken Ferguson is licensed in both Texas and New Mexico and serves as the Co-Managing Partner of the firm's Austin office and as Managing Partner of the firm’s Albuquerque office. His over three decades of litigation and trial experience include product liability, toxic tort, breach of contract, employment discrimination, and insurance matters in state and federal courts.

Ken's practice focuses on product liability, specifically the representation of product manufacturers in national mass tort litigation. Ken has been involved in developing defense strategies regarding scientific issues involving pharmaceutical products, cosmetic products, and various chemical exposures. He has tried numerous product liability cases to verdict and has extensive experience serving as national settlement counsel involving tens of thousands of claimants. In addition, he has litigated personal injury cases and health care liability matters in Texas state courts. He has also handled a number of cases involving consumer protection statutes, including particularly the New Mexico Unfair Practices Act and the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act.


  • Texas
  • New Mexico
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Tenth Circuits


  • DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel