Meet Our Team

Compassionate & Caring Advocates

The partners at our Texas law firm have more than 60 years of combined experience. Our founding attorney is board certified in personal injury trial law and civil trial advocacy, giving us the expertise and insight to handle complex medical malpractice cases. Our legal team has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements over the last decades for our clients. We have also been recognized with numerous awards and accolades, standing out from other Houston law firms.

To learn more about our team, click on the bios below:

  • Dr. Krista Kurtyan, MD

    Dr. Krista Kurtyan, MD

    Dr. Kurtyan is the Medical Director at Hampton & King. She works alongside the attorneys providing medical knowledge and insight at every step of a client’s medical malpractice case. From a client’s initial consultation with the firm, to analysis of medical records, all the way to trial preparation, Dr. Kurtyan is dedicated to helping the attorneys at Hampton & King achieve the best possible outcome for their clients.

    Dr. Kurtyan received her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. It was while performing autopsies during her pathology residency that Dr. Kurtyan developed a strong interest in the intersection of medicine and the law. Dr. Kurtyan understands that medical malpractice cases often hinge on the findings of medical experts.

    On behalf of the clients of Hampton & King, Dr. Kurtyan interacts on a daily basis with the leading specialists in the country across a wide variety of medical disciplines. She has highly technical, doctor-to-doctor conversations with medical experts when presenting her clients’ cases, which are often medically complex. Medical experts who might otherwise not participate in a legal case often agree to work with Hampton & King’s clients because of the level of detail and medical insight Dr. Kurtyan is able to provide to them.

  • Beth Cloyd

    Beth Cloyd


    Dr. Beth Cloyd has over 34 years of experience as a Registered Nurse. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, her Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Houston at Clear Lake, and her Doctorate in Nursing Practice from Rush University in Chicago. She is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and holds certification in Advanced Nursing Administration.

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