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Owen J. McGovern Elected to the Partnership

January 2, 2023


Beck Redden is pleased to welcome Owen J. McGovern to the partnership.

Owen McGovern is an appellate specialist with significant experience handling cases in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, the Supreme Court of the United States, the Supreme Court of Texas, and courts of appeals around the state and country. Representing both plaintiffs and defendants, Owen brings his appellate expertise to bear in all areas of civil law, with a particular emphasis on complex class action, mass tort and personal injury matters, as well as impact litigation involving constitutional claims.

“Owen came to the Firm with distinguished credentials and has done high caliber work since he arrived. We are pleased that he is joining us as a partner, and we look forward to many years of successful collaboration with him.” – David M. Gunn, Partner

Owen has repeatedly been named among The Best Lawyers in America “Ones to Watch” and a “Rising Star” by Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers. In addition to his practice, Owen embodies a commitment to serving the Firm as a member of both the Firm’s Business Development & Marketing Committee and its Professional Development Committee.

Owen is a 2006 graduate of the University of Notre Dame and a 2012 graduate of Northwestern University School of Law. He began his career at Beck Redden following his clerkships with The Honorable Edith Brown Clement on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and The Honorable Gerald E. Rosen on the Eastern District of Michigan. The Firm is delighted to welcome Owen into the partnership.

“Beck Redden has one of the premier appellate sections in the country, and I’m both honored and humbled by their invitation to join the Partnership. It has been a privilege to practice alongside such talented trial and appellate attorneys for the last eight years, and I look forward to continuing to provide our clients with exceptional advice and advocacy for many years to come.” – Owen J. McGovern, Partner
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