McCathern Reaches 100% Membership With HYLA
October 4, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern’s Houston office was recently recognized as a “100% Membership Firm” within the Houston Young Lawyers Association (HYLA). This honor is achieved when a firm has all of its eligible attorneys become a member of the Houston Young Lawyers Association. HYLA is one of Houston’s local bar associations with a…Read More

McCathern Celebrates 19 Years of Business
October 2, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

On Sunday, October 1st, McCathern celebrated the beginning of its 20th year in business. After 19 full years, McCathern is stronger than ever with four offices located in Dallas, Houston, and Frisco, Texas as well as Los Angeles, California. McCathern employs over 65 attorneys and staff – all working together…Read More

McCathern Names Two Texas Attorneys to Partner
September 22, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

Law firm McCathern, PLLC is proud to announce the promotion of two attorneys, Isaac Villarreal and Eric Van Horn, to partner of the firm’s Dallas and Houston offices. McCathern is a full-service law firm with offices in Dallas, Frisco, Houston, and Los Angeles. Being promoted to partner is not a…Read More

Portable toilet companies settle trademark dispute
August 24, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

By L.M. Sixel HOUSTON – A trademark dispute swirling between two portable-toilet vendors since last year has been settled. Texas Outhouse of Houston, which trademarked its logo incorporating Texas and its lone star last year, had sued rival Texas Waste in May 2016, claiming the Alvin company’s use of similar…Read More

McCathern Family Law Partner Named to 2018 Best Lawyers in America List
August 16, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern, PLLC is pleased to announce that Partner and head of the Family Law practice, Kathryn L. Pruitt has been named to the 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in America. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as…Read More

McCathern Opens New Office at the Star in Frisco, TX
May 3, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern is happy to announce its latest expansion with the opening of our office located in the Cowboys’ World Headquarters at the Star in Frisco, Texas. On Monday, May 1, 2017, partners Paul Grinke, Jennette DePonte, Ty Sheaks, and Kathryn Pruitt launched the firm’s practice in Frisco. The McCathern team…Read More

McCathern Welcomes New Civil Litigation Partner, Amber James, to Dallas Office
March 29, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

Midland-Odessa lawyer, Amber James, has recently joined McCathern law firm as a Partner practicing in the areas of oil and gas litigation, business litigation, creditor’s rights, personal injury, and employment law. Dallas-based law firm McCathern, PLLC is excited to announce the addition of Partner Amber James to the firm.  She…Read More

McCathern Welcomes Securities Litigation Practice Area
March 21, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern, PLLC is proud to announce another exciting expansion. We have increased our practice to offer legal assistance focused specifically on securities litigation. Previously, McCathern has provided services involving securities in the course of business disputes, transactions, or corporate structuring and company formation. Having shown an increase in cases relating…Read More

Adoption is a Journey
March 16, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

By Patrick J. Kelly, McCathern Family Law Attorney Adoption is a journey. In many ways it is journey that could be the most joyous and fulfilling journey a person could make. It can also be a journey fraught with delays and disappointments. Whether you’re a family seeking to adopt or…Read More

Twelve McCathern Attorneys Selected to 2017 Texas Rising Stars List
March 8, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

Law firm McCathern, PLLC is pleased to announce that eleven attorneys from the firm’s Dallas and Houston offices have been named to the 2017 Texas Rising Stars list of exceptional young lawyers. McCathern’s 2017 Texas “Rising Stars” include: McCathern Dallas:  Arnold Shokouhi, Commercial Litigation & Banking Stephanie M. Almeter, Civil Litigation Brett…Read More

McCathern’s Dallas Office Donates to Annual Prom Dress Drive
March 6, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

The McCathern Dallas office came together to collect over 20 dresses for the yearly Comerica Prom Dress Drive. During the drive, new or gently used formal dresses and accessories are collected for girls living in protective care so that they might be able to enjoy the excitement and tradition of…Read More

McCathern Attorney Founds Non-Profit Organization in West Virginia
March 1, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

You might be aware of how challenging working at a law firm can be. With billable hours, complex cases, and other urgent matters it’s hard to be motivated to do more work outside of the office. However, McCathern has many attorneys and staff who are willing to go above and…Read More

Know Your Rights: Refusing to Provide a Blood or Breath Sample
February 15, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

         Have you ever found yourself face-to-face with the law, unsure what to do or say? Suppose you’ve just been pulled over for suspected drinking while driving. There are many DUI and DWI laws that can often be confusing. It’s important to know your rights, in the event that…Read More

McCathern Partner Speaks at IAVM Conference
February 2, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

TULSA, OK – McCathern, PLLC partner Joseph Sampson recently participated as a speaker in the 2017 IAVM Future Industry Leaders Conference. The International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) held the Region 6 Future Industry Leaders Conference in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The conference was a two-day event that was held Monday, January…Read More

McCathern Attorney One of Several Defending Detainees At DFW Airport
January 30, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

      DALLAS – On Friday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries for 90 days. These countries are Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Somalia, Libya, Syria, and Yemen. The president also suspended all refugee admittance for the next 120 days. President Trump says, “I’m establishing new vetting…Read More