T. Houston Middleton IV


Houston Middleton is a partner at Lundy LLP, L.L.P. An Alabama native, Houston obtained bachelor’s degrees from Louisiana State University and his law degree from Emory University School of Law. He practiced with a large defense firm in Baton Rouge before joining Lundy LLP, L.L.P. in 2012. Over the course of his career, Houston has litigated in a variety of fields: personal injury, business and commercial, and insurance. From 2020 – 2023, Houston focused his practice nearly exclusively on helping his neighbors in Southwest Louisiana recover insurance money necessary to rebuild their homes and lives after the devastation of Hurricanes Laura and Delta.

Houston is licensed to practice before all state and federal courts of Louisiana and all state courts of Texas. He is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas, and the Southwest Louisiana Bar Association. He also is a member of the American Association for Justice and the Louisiana Association for Justice.

Houston and his wife, Lauren, live in Lake Charles with their children Quinn, Elisabeth, Liam, Patrick, and Charlotte. The family are parishioners of the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception in downtown Lake Charles. In his free time, Houston enjoys spending time with his family and reading a good book.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Maritime Law
  • Personal Injury


Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
J.D. – 2009

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
B.A., B.A. – 2006

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • State of Louisiana, 2010
  • State of Texas 2013

Professional Associations

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
    State Bar of Texas
    American Association for Justice
    Louisiana Association for Justice
    Southwest Louisiana Bar Association
    • President, Young Lawyer Section, 2016 
    • President-Elect, Young Lawyer Section, 2015
    • At-Large Board Member, Young Lawyer Section, 2014

    St. Thomas More Society of Southwest Louisiana

    • President, 2014, 2015

    Alliance Defending Freedom

Community Associations

Parish Council, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 2018 – 2021
Knights of Columbus Council 1207

  • Recorder, 2018 – 2021

Board Member, Southwest Louisiana Youth Foundation, 2017 – 2021
Southwest Louisiana Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution

T. Houston Middleton IV, Partner