Trial Lawyer Joe Jamail Passes

One of the state of Texas’ most prominant lawyers, and the University of Texas (UT) Athletic Department’s biggest boosters, has passed. The following comments were issued by UT’s current athletic director, Mike Perrin, as well as retired AD Deloss Dodds. From … Continue reading

Austin Law Firm Points to Texas’ New Drunk Driving Laws for First-Time Offenders

Texas has a new drunk driving law that may affect first time DUI offenders by giving them the option to install an ignition interlock system in their vehicle. Even though it is an optional choice for those drivers, many feel … Continue reading

Local Personal Injury Law Firm Launches New Website

The Loewy Law Firm, a high-profil personal injury firm based in Austin, has announced the launch of new Website at http://personalinjurylawyersaustintx.com/ . In a letter to “friends” of the firm, Adam Loewy noted that his group of professionals “are proud of the work we … Continue reading

Central Texas Attorney Inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers

Karen C. Burgess, Esq. of Richardson & Burgess in Austin, TX was recently inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL) at its annual meeting. IATL limits membership to 500 Fellows from the United States. The Academy seeks out, … Continue reading

Central Texas Personal Injury Firm Announces Three New Partners

The Carlson Law Firm has announced that Austin personal injury attorney L. Todd Kelly, Temple personal injury attorney Julie Peschel, and Killeen personal injury attorney Scott Crivelli have become partners at the firm. From Nacogdoches, Kelly was a Marine from 1987 to … Continue reading

Lorenzana Law Firm Hires Austin Attorney as Partner

The Lorenzana Law Firm PC, a multi-practice law firm based in Austin, has announced the hiring of Ali A. Akhtar as a partner Akhtar has been a full-time practicing lawyer in Austin and the surrounding areas since 1999. His primary … Continue reading

A Risk Worth Taking – Slack & Davis’ Paula Sweeney Named Trial Lawyer of the Year

When Mike Slack and Mike Davis had an opportunity to make legendary trial lawyer Paula Sweeney, formerly of Howie & Sweeney, part of the Austin firm’s legal team a couple years ago, they didn’t hesitate. Never mind that medical malpractice … Continue reading