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David J. Beck Wins Global Commercial Litigation Lawyer of the Year
April 28, 2014 | News Article
David J. Beck has been recognized by Who's Who Legal as the Commercial Litigation Lawyer of the Year 2014 at an awards ceremony held in New York on March 31. Mr. Beck received more votes from...
Fifth Circuit Rules in Favor of Client in Deepwater Horizon Appeal
March 13, 2014 | News Article
The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued its decision in a nationally significant dispute involving state-law civil penalty claims arising from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on February 24, 2014 .The Fifth...
Six Attorneys Named to 2014 Texas Rising Stars List
March 7, 2014 | News Article
Six Beck Redden attorneys have been named as 2014 Texas Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers: Connie Pfeiffer and Chad Flores in Appellate Law; Geoff Gannaway and Bryon Rice in Business Litigation; and Andrea Paterson...
Beck Redden Named to National Law Journal's 2014 Litigation Boutique Hot List
February 5, 2014 | News Article
The National Law Journal has selected Beck Redden to the 2014 Litigation Boutique Hot List for a second year in a row. The annual list recognizes law firms of no more than 50 attorneys with proven track records of...
Gretchen Sween Authors Article "Thinking Like An Appellate Lawyer"
January 22, 2014 | News Article
Gretchen Sween's article "Thinking Like An Appellate Lawyer" appeared in the winter edition of the Texas State Bar Litigation Section, News For The Bar. Article attached.
Appellate Victory in High-Stakes Commercial Case
December 20, 2013 | News Article
Beck Redden successfully appealed a more-than $54 million judgment that had been rendered against Jacob Citrin and Citrin Holdings, LLC, after a jury found liability under a variety of theories that ranged from fraud to...
Texas Supreme Court Leaves Victory Intact
December 19, 2013 | News Article
The Texas Supreme Court has denied review in a case that Beck Redden won in the court of appeals for Houston attorney George Fleming and his law firm. In Kinney v Fleming, the Supreme Court turned...
Beck Redden Helps Obtain $285 Million Verdict in Wrongful Death Action
December 13, 2013 | News Article
On December 5, a Dimmit County jury awarded the family of Carlos Aguilar over $285 million in damages, exclusive of pre-and post-judgment interest. Mr. Aguilar was killed on May 29, 2012, when a drive shaft assembly detached...
Matthew Whitley Authors Article on Expert Deposition Tips for Young Lawers for Law360
December 12, 2013 | News Article
Matthew Whitley's article entitled "Expert Deposition Tips for Young Lawyers" appeared in a recent issue of Law360. Article attached.
Seven Partners Named to 2014 Super Lawyers Business Edition-Texas
November 22, 2013 | News Article
Thomson Reuters 2014 Super Lawyers Business Edition-Texas named seven Beck Redden partners to their annual list. Attorneys and practice areas include:David J. BeckBusiness LitigationTop 100 Texas Super Lawyers (2003-2013)Top 100 Houston Super Lawyers (2003-2013)Alistair DawsonBusiness LitigationTop...
Best Lawyers® Names Redden and Webb as a "Lawyer of the Year" in Houston
November 12, 2013 | News Article
Joe Redden and Curt Webb were selected by their peers as a “Lawyer of the Year” in Houston in Best Lawyers® 2014 in the following areas:Joe Redden: Personal Injury Litigation – DefendantsCurt Webb: Product Liability Litigation –...
Benchmark Litigation 2014
October 31, 2013 | News Article
For the second consecutive year, Beck Redden was named a “Highly Recommended” firm by Benchmark Litigation in its guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys. In addition, David J. Beck and David Gunn were...
Summary Judgment Affirmed
October 31, 2013 | News Article
On October 31, a $1.5 million summary judgment in favor of Beck Redden’s clients was unanimously affirmed by Houston’s First Court of Appeals. Beck Redden represented a small investment group that entered into an investment guaranteed...
Firm Receives Top National and Metroplitan Rankings in Best Lawyers 2014
October 31, 2013 | Publication
The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms" rankings has awarded Beck Redden LLP with top tier rankings both nationally and in the Houston Metropolitan Market. National Tier 2 Natural Resources Law National Tier 3 Appellate PracticeCommercial LitigationLitigation...
Richardson and Roberts Obtain Dismissal Under New Texas Rule 91a
October 29, 2013 | News Article
Partner Michael Richardson and Associate Alex Roberts successfully obtained a complete dismissal of all claims against a Texas-based Am Law 100 firm and two of its attorneys who were sued by their adversaries in underlying...
David J. Beck Appointed to the UT Austin Intercollegiate Athletic Council for Men
October 9, 2013 | News Article
The Regents of the University of Texas at Austin have appointed David J. Beck as their representative to the UT Austin Intercollegiate Athletic Council for men. The term is for 4 years and members of the council...
Attorneys Named To 2013 Texas and Houston Super Lawyers
September 30, 2013 | News Article
David J. Beck ranked number 1 in the top 10 of Thomson Reuters' 2013 edition of Texas Super Lawyers. Joining Beck in the Texas edition are Fields Alexander, Alistair Dawson, Kat Gallagher, Tom Ganucheau, David Gunn, Russell Post, Joe...
Nichols and Post Named 2014 Benchmark Litigation Future Stars
September 17, 2013 | News Article
Eric Nichols and Russell Post have been named 2014 Benchmark Litigation Future Stars.
Eighth Circuit Rules for Beck Redden Clients in a Significant Appeal Concerning Federal Jurisdiction
September 6, 2013 | News Article
In the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, Beck Redden prevailed for its clients in an important appeal about federal jurisdiction over arbitration matters. Beck Redden’s individual clients filed a class action...
Texas Supreme Court Rules for Beck Redden Client In Long-Running Dispute Over Legal Fees
August 30, 2013 | News Article
On August 30, 2013, the Texas Supreme Court issued its decision in a long-running dispute over legal fees that had attracted attention from both state and national legal media. The Court ruled in favor of Beck...
Beck Redden Files Petition for Writ of Mandamus in Support of Harris County Voters’ Petition Seeking Election on Early Childhood Education Initiative
August 26, 2013 | News Article
On August 26, 2013, Beck Redden appellate partner Russell Post joined with prominent Houston attorney Richard Mithoff in filing a petition for writ of mandamus in the Houston Court of Appeals. The petition challenges a...
Fields Alexander Joins the HBA Professionalism Committee
August 16, 2013 | News Article
Fields Alexander has become a member of the Houston Bar Association's Professionalism Committee. The commitee works to promote professionalism within the legal community and to encourage public awareness of HBA's commitment to its mandate on professionalism. Additionally,...
Beck Redden Attorneys Recognized in Texas’ Best Lawyers 2013 Edition
June 3, 2013 | News Article
Texas’ Best Lawyers has named David J. Beck as one of the 2013 Lawyers of the Year in Texas for Antitrust Law. The publication also recognizes the following Beck Redden attorneys and practice areas:Fields AlexanderPersonal...
Beck Redden Trial Win Affirmed
May 22, 2013 | News Article
A complete trial win obtained by Beck Redden was unanimously affirmed by Houston’s Fourteenth Court of Appeals. Corporate shareholders had sued the firm’s clients—a lawyer and his law firm—for legal malpractice in a dispute about the...
Beck Redden Obtains Appellate Win for City of Houston
May 9, 2013 | News Article
The Firm won an appeal in Houston’s Fourteenth Court of Appeals regarding a dispute over who must bear the cost of relocating telecommunications equipment attached to a bridge spanning Brays Bayou. As part of a flood...