Mike Jacobellis

Attorney at Thomas J. Henry Law's San Antonio Office

Mr. Mike Jacobellis is a 38-year litigator who has practiced on both sides of the docket.

He started his career in Beaumont clerking for the legendary U.S. District Court Judge Joe J. Fisher.  After finishing his clerkship, he opened a Beaumont office for Joe Tonahill, a famous east Texas plaintiff’s lawyer.  In Beaumont, Mr. Jacobellis handled all varieties of personal injury and consumer litigation, including product liability, maritime, premises liability, industrial accidents, workers’ compensation, and Longshoreman and Harborworkers’ Compensation. In 2001, he moved his practice to Orange Texas where he specialized in medical negligence and nursing home litigation. In 2012, Mr. Jacobellis moved to Houston and became an insurance defense lawyer for a national law firm.

Mr. Jacobellis is board certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. In 2018 he was accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Jacobellis has tried over 150 jury trials first chair in state and federal courts in East Texas. He has handled dozens of appeals in state court and U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.



  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of New York


  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


  • John’s University School of Law, Jamaica, New York (J.D.)
    • Thomas More Scholarship
    • Articles Editor, St. John’s Law Review
  • Cornell University College of Arts & Sciences, Ithaca, New York (B.A.)


Mr. Mike Jacobellis and our team of San Antonio injury attorneys are located at 5711 University Heights Blvd., Suite 101, San Antonio, Texas 78249. We provide free walk-in case consultations Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 6:00 pm. To start a consultation over the phone or to speak with your attorney, call 210-874-2615.

See what our clients have to say about their experience working with their legal team in San Antonio:

The experience was really good and they helped me a lot with my case. I got the help I needed. — Yohanna Carrasco

The firm was very detailed about what I would get. It took some time to close out the case, but they were very helpful and professional. — Kelly Petcavage

I’ve been with them for 3 years and Thomas J Henry has helped me out a lot and they were able to get my case settled – thank you very much — Xandria Rodriguez

Very friendly group of personnel and very effective in getting the job done just be patient and allow them to work there magic …. — Andre Allen

Very responsive and helpful made it a lot easier dealing with it all!! — Brandon Mcneil

Very professional and helpful. Wouldn’t know what my wife and I would have done without them. Highly recommend. — Brandon Christopher Lopez

The firm was very professional they came to me after my incident and stayed in contact with me throughout the process. Highly recommend should you ever need assistance following a tragic accident. — Synina Percival

He was very good on the case I was very satisfied with his services and would highly recommend him. — Valentin Gallegos

I was in an accident on Good Friday. I called Thomas J. Henry Law and they were right on top of it! I feel as though I am their only client. — Kathy Nutter

I had a great experience with this Team. They cared about me throughout my entire experience and always keep me updated with any needed information. I can easily recommend the TJH law firm. — Brian Krause

THOMAS J HENRY was available immediately following my incident and drove out to me. They showed genuine care in my case and were very clear in the processes and what was happening. I always knew where I was at with my case and was confident it was being handled professionally and aggressively. — Remus Lucaci

I definitely appreciate TJH’s effort in resolving my case. I trust his process in bringing great results for my case. I want to thank my attorney for assisting me with the case in a step-by-step basis as I placed my trust in him. I really do appreciate his tremendous effort to resolve my personal injury case. — Brandon Pesqueda

Do not wait! If you have been injured in an accident, call Thomas J. Henry Law. We have San Antonio car accident attorneys and San Antonio truck accident lawyers available 24/7, nights and weekends to assist you with your claim.

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