Texas

Law Firms

Bracewell IP partners lead 10-lawyer team to Pillsbury’s new office in Austin, Texas

Legal Ethics

Would-be client says Baker Botts revealed his unsolicited email, resulting in his firing

Law Firms

Four associates join Beck Redden partner on marquee of new Houston litigation boutique

Legal Ethics

Capital defense lawyer suspended 1 year for late filing in death row appeal

Medical Malpractice

Lawyer argues tort case over cow injury is governed by med-mal law

Criminal Justice

Woman pleads guilty in prosecutor revenge murders; she testified against husband, a former lawyer

Criminal Justice

A victory and a loss for man Tasered while naked by SWAT officers who mistook shampoo for weapon

Constitutional Law

‘Tis the season for lawsuits over holiday displays

Business of Law

Susman Godfrey bonuses start at $40K for associates who have been at the firm at least a year

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer gets death in murder of DA’s wife; judge compares him to Charles Manson, Jeffrey Dahmer

Business of Law

9 remaining lawyers at Houston litigation boutique to join Vorys Sater

Criminal Justice

Witnesses testify to prior threats by man who murdered DA’s wife, as jury mulls death penalty

Constitutional Law

Longtime court administrator sues, says she was fired for telling DA about judge’s bugging system

Law Practice Management

Law firm foils $489K fake-check scheme, provides details to warn others

Tort Law

Family files RICO suit against lawyers and law firms over claimed barratry after auto accident

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues Chick-fil-A and cherry supplier, says milkshake caused tooth damage and heart attack

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer found guilty of killing DA’s wife; jury to decide next week on death penalty

Constitutional Law

Texas AG leads 17-state lawsuit against Obama administration over executive order on immigration

Criminal Justice

Capital murder trial begins for ex-justice of peace accused of slaying DA, wife and prosecutor

Constitutional Law

Top Texas court strikes law allowing warrantless alcohol test, says it violates 4th Amendment