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 Ranks Among Texas Lawyers’ 2017 Texas 100
July 6, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern Ranked 50th on Annual “Texas 100” List of Largest Law Firms in Texas McCathern, PLLC a Dallas-based law firm, is excited to announce that it has been ranked among the 2017 “Texas 100,” a list compiled by Texas Lawyer of the largest law firms in the state of Texas….Read More

Supreme Court Offers Clarity in the Ever-Evolving World of E-Discovery
June 1, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

The Supreme Court Offers Clarity in the Ever-Evolving World of E-Discovery in In re State Farm Lloyds by McCathern Attorney Chris Johnson May 31, 2017 As computers, smart phones, and other electronic devices have become commonplace, electronic discovery has become an extremely difficult and expensive part of litigation and has…Read More

Lawsuit: Bullies at Galveston school left “KKK origami” on child’s desk
May 18, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 02:10 PM GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) — A mother filed a lawsuit against a private school in Galveston, claiming her son was bullied and harassed for more than a year because of his race. The lawsuit names Trinity Episcopal School, its principal and the parents of three…Read More

McCathern Sponsors Charity at Construction Defect Seminar
May 9, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

McCathern conference sponsorship benefits charity, supports veterans Los Angeles, CA – Law firm McCathern, LLP is pleased to announce its charity sponsorship of West Coast Casualty’s 2017 Construction Defect Seminar. This is the 24th year of the seminar, which will be held May 18-19, 2017 at the Disneyland Hotel in…Read More

Houston Case News
May 9, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

Property buyer accuses developer of fraud by Philip Gonzales | May 8, 2017, 1:55pm HOUSTON, TX — A Harris County woman is suing a developer, alleging fraud and inducement. She is represented by attorneys Isaac Villarreal and Veronica Montemayor of McCathern PLLC in Houston. Susan Adams filed a complaint May 5…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 Attorneys Named Among Dallas’ Best
May 2, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

McCathern Partners Levi McCathern, Arnold Shokouhi, Paul Grinke, Carl Evans, and Jennette DePonte, as well as Of Counsel Attorney Eric Van Horn, were selected to D Magazine’s list of the 2017 Best Lawyers in Dallas.   An elite group of top-notch lawyers in Dallas received D Magazine’s “Best Lawyer” honor…Read More

McCathern Attorney Named to 2017 Best Lawyers® in America List
April 5, 2017  | By Bekah Harger

McCathern law firm would like to congratulate Kathryn L. Pruitt, Partner & head of the firm’s Family Law practice, for being named to the 2017 Best Lawyers in America list. Dallas, TX – McCathern, PLLC is pleased to announce that Partner Kathryn L. Pruitt has been named to the 2017 Edition of Best…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

Report: Texas Workers’ Comp System Performs Better Than Mandatory Systems
March 27, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

“We need to give other states the option because competition will improve the system.” – Levi McCathern, Texas Attorney Best’s News Service via Bestwire – March 23, 2017 03:03 PM Austin, Texas – A new report claiming the Texas workers’ compensation model performs better than mandatory systems will be used by…Read More

THE OTHER ARNOLD
March 23, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

Arnold Shokouhi made the journey from revolutionary Iran to Cowboys Stadium Published in 2017 Texas Rising Stars — April 2017 by Alison Macor His name is Arnold; he immigrated to the U.S. at a young age; he was a winning bodybuilding competitor. Oh, he also got a J.D. So not that Arnold. Arnold Shokouhi,…Read More

Landmark report on workers’ comp from TPPF issued
March 21, 2017  | By Elissa Rex

The Association for Responsible Alternatives to Workers’ Compensation (ARAWC) is excited to bring to your attention a landmark report from the Texas Public Policy Foundation (TPPF). Key findings include: Texas’ voluntary (nonsubscription) system has benefitted employers and employees through shorter periods of disability after accidents, fewer claim disputes, lower costs, and faster claim…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