Case Update: Waco Rope Case in the News
November 2, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

Originally posted in the New York Times By Julia Jacobs Nov. 1, 2018 A private school in Texas was ordered on Wednesday to pay $68,000 in damages to a black girl’s family two years after she returned from a sixth-grade school trip with severe rope burns around her neck. In…Read More

Case Update: Waco Rope Case Attracts Significant Media Attention
October 30, 2018  | By McCathern Law

The widely publicized case of rope injuries to a 12-year-old girl’s neck while on a school sponsored camping trip is currently being heard by a Travis County jury. The jury is on track to determine if Live Oak Classical School is at fault for the severe rope burns suffered by…Read More

McCathern Partner Expected to Speak on Upcoming Business Panel
October 19, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern partner, Ty Sheaks, will be speaking as one of the distinguished panelists for the Fort Worth Business Press’ Business for Breakfast series on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at the Fort Worth Club. The panel will discuss workplace violence and active shooter scenarios with a focus on how businesses can…Read More

Accident or Attack: Waco Rope Case Goes to Trial October 22nd in Austin
October 18, 2018  | By McCathern Law

AUSTIN, TX: The widely publicized case of rope injuries to a 12-year-old girl’s neck while on a school sponsored camping trip will be heard by a Travis County jury next week. The jury will determine if Live Oak Classical School is at fault for the severe rope burns suffered by…Read More

McCathern Celebrates 20th Anniversary
October 2, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

Yesterday, October 1, 2018, law firm McCathern, PLLC celebrated 20 years of partnerships and practice. We are humbled and excited to have the pleasure of celebrating this amazing milestone. McCathern is made up of over 40 attorneys and 30 staff members who are all dedicated to reaching the firm’s goal and…Read More

McCathern Names Two Dallas Attorneys to Partner
September 17, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern, PLLC is proud to announce the promotion of two attorneys to partner. Attorneys James E. Sherry and Justin N. Bryan of the firm’s Dallas office celebrated their new partnership on Friday, September 14, 2018. McCathern partners have gone above and beyond to separate themselves as leaders in the firm….Read More

McCathern Attorneys Win Hard Fought Victory in Multi-Million Dollar Construction Arbitration
July 6, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern Partners Paul Grinke and Jesse Hoffman from the Frisco and Dallas offices teamed up to win a rare Directed Finding at a Final Arbitration Hearing, resulting in the dismissal of their client from a complex construction defect case with claims in excess of $31 million. McCathern’s client was sub-contracted…Read More

McCathern Attorney to Speak at Annual Texas Bar College Conference
May 31, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern, PLLC is thrilled to announce that family law attorney, Erin Clegg, will be speaking at the Texas Bar College 20thAnnual Summer School conference. The conference will be held on July 19th through the 21st at the Moody Gardens Hotel in Galveston, Texas. According to the Texas Bar College, Summer School is…Read More

Six McCathern Attorneys Voted as D Magazine’s 2018 Best Lawyers in Dallas
April 26, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

Six McCathern attorneys represent the excellence of McCathern’s diverse practice areas and are deservedly recognized for D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas 2018 honor. McCathern is thrilled to congratulate Dallas and Frisco attorneys, Paul Grinke, Carl Evans, Jr., Joseph Sampson, Ty Sheaks, Eric Van Horn, and Farbod Farnia on being…Read More

Case News: Disabled Weatherford Man Files Lawsuit Against Six Flags
March 27, 2018  | By McCathern Law

ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Clint Bench looks through some pictures pointing out ones where he’s water skiing and firing a gun. He says he loves to be active, “Mountain biking I love,” says Bench. “My son is a Scout; I’m a Scout Master.” The father of two from Weatherford was born…Read More

McCathern Partners to Speak at 2018 IAVM Academy for Venue Safety & Security
February 9, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern, PLLC is very excited for partners Ty Sheaks and Joseph Sampson’s presentations at The International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) 2018 Academy for Venue Safety & Security (AVSS) conference in Minneapolis, MN next week. About the IAVM Academy for Venue Safety & Security The IAVM is a global organization…Read More

McCathern Partner, Ty Sheaks, to Speak During CLM Webinar Series
February 8, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern is pleased to announce that partner and Head the Restaurant and Hospitality Section, Ty Sheaks, is set to present a webinar on Feb. 15, 2018 for the CLM entitled “Feeling Lucky? Well Are You? How to Handle Open Carry for Restaurants, Retail & Hospitality.” Along with co-presenter, Lance Ewing,…Read More

McCathern Attorney Named as One of Dallas’s Best Lawyers Under 40
January 12, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

In the fall of 2017, Dallas-area magazine, D Magazine, launched a new program to honor the city’s up-and-coming attorneys. The list was compiled after lawyers with a valid Texas Bar number nominated their peers keeping one question in mind: “Which Dallas lawyers under 40, of those whose work you have witnessed…Read More

McCathern Names Dallas Attorney to Partner
December 18, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

Law firm McCathern, PLLC is proud to announce the promotion of attorney, Stephanie M. Almeter, to partner of the firm’s Dallas office. McCathern is a full-service law firm with offices in Dallas, Frisco, Houston, and Los Angeles. It’s not an easy task to be promoted to partner. A partnership with McCathern is…Read More

McCathern Attorney Comments on Former Colleague, Counsel for President Donald Trump
December 18, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern attorney, Jim Sherry, was recently mentioned in an article on his former colleague, John Dowd, who is currently serving as counsel for President Trump. See the article below. John Dowd and Ty Cobb were brought onto President Donald Trump’s legal team in part because of their long-standing ties with…Read More