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Supreme Court Win
July 8, 2015 | News Article
On June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of Texas put the Lone Star State in the national majority with respect to the word “suit” in CGL policies. Most states to decide the question have held...
Supreme Court Victory in $50 Million Oil & Gas Contract Case
June 15, 2015 | News Article
On June 12, 2015, the Texas Supreme Court handed down its opinion in Plains Exploration & Production Co. v. Torch Energy Advisors Inc. By a vote of 8-1, the Court held that the “excluded assets”...
$14 Million Appellate Win in Maritime Case
May 28, 2015 | News Article
The Firm’s appellate section helped bring about a win in the Fifth Circuit for Contango Operators. Contango has a 20-inch gas pipeline in the Atchafalaya Ship Channel, but a dredge ran over the pipeline and...
Supreme Court Victory in Products Liability Case
May 27, 2015 | News Article
On May 8, 2015, the Texas Supreme Court held that an aerial lift designed by Firm client Genie Industries, Inc. was not defective as a matter of law. In this products liability case, the users...
Chambers USA 2015 Recognizes Beck Redden as a Leading Firm
May 21, 2015 | News Article
Beck Redden LLP has once again earned a Band 1 ranking, the highest attainable, for Litigation: General Commercial (Texas) by Chambers USA. Five Beck Redden partners also earned individual recognition. Recognized attorneys include David J. Beck: Litigation:...
Law360 Names Beck Redden a Texas Powerhouse
May 19, 2015 | News Article
Beck Redden LLP has been recognized by Law360 as a 2015 Texas Powerhouse law firm. As part of its annual regional Powerhouse series, and amid stiff competition, Law360 recognized law firms that have stood out...
Beck Redden Finalist for Litigation Department of the Year
May 6, 2015 | News Article
Beck Redden LLP has been recognized as one of Texas Lawyer’s 2015 Litigation Departments of the Year. The firm is recognized as a finalist in the midsize category for general litigation. Texas Lawyer invited firms across...
Federal Court Victory in Maryland
April 28, 2015 | News Article
On April 16, the United States District Court for the District of Maryland granted summary judgment in favor of the Firm’s client in Morris v. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company (3M). The plaintiff alleged that...
American Board of Trial Advocates Texas Chapter Honors David J. Beck as Trial Lawyer of the Year
April 24, 2015 | News Article
David J. Beck has been recognized as the Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Texas Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (TEX-ABOTA). This distinction recognizes an attorney who is an excellent advocate,...
Supreme Court Victory – Only 59 Days After Oral Argument
April 24, 2015 | News Article
On April 24, 2015, the Texas Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of the Firm’s client in JLG Trucking v Garza. The case arose from a car accident. Actually, it arose from two car accidents. ...
Appellate Victory in Multi-Million Dollar Platform Case
March 26, 2015 | News Article
On March 26, 2015, Beck Redden won a multi-million dollar appeal involving an offshore oil platform. The case is Prime Natural Resources, Inc. v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s. The dispute arose after Hurricane Rita damaged an...
Beck Redden Assists Client With Mandamus Victory in U.S. Court of Appeals
March 24, 2015 | News Article
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit finalized an important decision regarding the enforcement of clauses under which parties to commercial contracts choose in advance a forum for any disputes. In its decision,...
BECK REDDEN AUSTIN OFFICE MOVES
March 20, 2015 | News Article
To accommodate expanding ranks of lawyers and staff, the Beck Redden LLP Austin office has moved to the nineteenth floor of the Bank of America Center – a 26-floor building on Austin’s historic Congress Avenue,...
Texas Bar Foundation Gives David J. Beck Statewide Recognition
March 18, 2015 | News Article
David J. Beck has been selected as one of six 2015 recipients of the Texas Bar Foundation’s Outstanding 50 Year Lawyer Award. The award recognizes attorneys whose practice has spanned 50 years or more and...
Eric J.R. Nichols Inducted Into the American College of Trial Lawyers
March 9, 2015 | News Article
Eric J.R. Nichols has been inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers at the annual spring meeting held February 28 in Key Biscayne, Florida. Fellowship in the College is among the highest...
Six Attorneys Named to 2015 Texas Super Lawyers Rising Star List
March 6, 2015 | News Article
Chris Cowan, Chad Flores, Andrea Paterson, William Peterson, Bryon Rice and Alex Roberts were all named as 2015 Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers - Texas Rising Stars.Attorneys were recognized in the following practice areas:Appellate - Chad Flores and William PetersonBusiness Litigation/General Litigation...
Alex Roberts to Receive UH Law Center Alumni Association Rising Star Award
February 13, 2015 | News Article
Alex Roberts will be honored with a “Rising Star Award” by the University of Houston Law Center’s Alumni Association. The award will be presented at a special ceremony that will be held prior to the law...
Oil and Gas Success in the Texas Supreme Court
February 5, 2015 | News Article
On January 30, 2015, the Texas Supreme Court handed down a significant ruling for the Firm’s client. The decision is Charles G. Hooks III v. Samson Lone Star, Limited Partnership. The case involves a large number...
Beck Redden Selected to The National Law Journal's Litigation Boutique Hot List for 2015
February 2, 2015 | News Article
For the third consecutive year, The National Law Journal has selected Beck Redden to the Litigation Boutique Hot List for 2015. The annual list recognizes law firms of no more than 50 attorneys with proven...
Five Partners Named Leaders In Their Field by Chambers USA, 2015
January 29, 2015 | News Article
Five Beck Redden partners have been selected as “Leaders in Their Field ” in the 2015 edition of Chambers, USA-America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Recognized attorneys in the area of litigation include David J. Beck –...
Supreme Court of the United States Appoints William Peterson to Brief and Argue Mata v. Holder
January 20, 2015 | News Article
The Supreme Court of the United States has appointed William Peterson to brief and argue Mata v. Holder, No 14-185 (U.S.), a case that will go before the Justices for decision later this spring. Mr....
Bryon Rice Honored By Texas Bar Foundation
January 16, 2015 | News Article
Bryon Rice has been elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Fellows of the Foundation are selected for their outstanding professional achievements and their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of the justice system...
Marcos Rosales Prevails at Trial; Chad Flores Secures Affirmance on Appeal
January 13, 2015 | News Article
Beck Redden trial attorney, Marcos Rosales, obtained a unanimous jury verdict for a national real estate brokerage firm in a breach of contract lawsuit. The firm client facilitated the sale of real estate, but was...
William Peterson Receives Board Certification in Civil Appellate Law
January 12, 2015 | News Article
William Peterson has been certified as a specialist in civil appellate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. As a member of the Beck Redden appellate section, Will now shares this distinction with partners David Gunn, Russell...
Alex B. Roberts Elected to the Partnership
December 31, 2014 | News Article
Beck Redden LLP is pleased to announce that Alex B. Roberts has been elected to the Partnership of the Firm. Roberts joined Beck Redden as an Associate in 2007. He is a 2002 graduate of...