Austin Young Lawyers Association Introduces New Trial Skills Program

By David Courreges, President, Austin Young Lawyers Association Recently recognized by the American Bar Association-Young Lawyers Division as having the best programming in the country for a large affiliate, the Austin Young Lawyers Association will continue to offer outstanding programs … 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

Townsend Excels at Managing Complex Commercial Litigation at Slack & Davis

Justin Townsend has amassed the perfect background, as far as preparing him for where he is today as an accomplished lawyer at the highly respected law firm of Slack & Davis. Before joining Slack & Davis, Townsend practiced at Mithoff … Continue reading

David Wright Shares His Perspective on His Own Path as well as Practicing Law in Austin

David Wright, a shareholder at Davis & Wright longs for the day when a trial lawyer was a trial lawyer. The economics of going to trial have changed all that, stripping the job title of its literal meaning. And this bothers … Continue reading

Austin Attorneys To Participate in Trial Advocacy College of Texas

Slack & Davis attorneys Michael Slack, Mike Davis, and Paula Sweeney have been invited to participate as faculty members for the Trial Advocacy College of Texas (TACT). Hosted by Texas Trial Lawyers Association (TTLA), TACT will take place in Austin … Continue reading