REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

LITIGATION

  • Lead counsel for four physicians in a business partnership dispute against a Houston area hospital system. 

  • Lead counsel for a longterm acute care hospital in a number of business and commercial litigation matters. 

  • Lead counsel for a marketing and staffing company in a trade secrets dispute against a competitor in the retail energy business. 

  • Lead counsel for a healthcare consulting company in a trade secrets, tortious interference, trademark infringement, and unfair business practices litigation against one of the company's former owners. 

  • Lead counsel for a home healthcare company in a fraud and breach of fiduciary duty dispute against a former executive.

CIVIL APPEALS

  • Accelerated interlocutory appeals arising from a protracted business partnership litigation matter.

  • Mandamus proceedings regarding a discovery dispute presenting an issue of first impression for Texas appellate courts.

  • Post-judgment appeals in Texas appellate courts and the Fifth Circuit, both as appellant's and appellee's counsel.

  • Pro bono amicus briefs on behalf of the Texas Civil Rights Project.

  • Pro bono amicus brief on behalf of the union representing Texas correctional officers.​

BUSINESS & COMMERCIAL

  • Formation of new business entities, including preparation of governing agreements tailored to the unique needs of each client.

  • Drafting and negotiation of business agreements, including master services agreements, sales contracts, confidentiality agreements, non-compete agreements, licensing agreements, purchase and sale agreements, eCommerce agreements, employment agreements, and independent contractor agreements.

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