Rodney Drinnon Secures Another Major Judgement in Decade-Long Suit
November 9, 2022  | By Morgan Smith

McCathern Houston Co-Managing Partner Rodney L. Drinnon has scored a significant verdict for his clients, Osama Abdullatif and Abdullatif & Company, LLC (“ACLLC”), alongside attorneys Allan Goldstein and David Clark, in a nearly decade-long lawsuit against Ali Choudhri. A Harris County jury has rewarded significant damages to Mr. Drinnon’s clients…Read More

Paul Grinke Joins Ben Crump to Speak About Shooting Victim Erik Cantu
October 26, 2022  | By McCathern Law

McCathern Frisco Managing Partner Paul Grinke spoke to the media yesterday alongside esteemed civil rights attorney Ben Crump on behalf of the family of Erik Cantu. Mr. Cantu’s parents also addressed the media, a first since their son was shot multiple times by a San Antonio police officer on October…Read More

McCathern Houston’s David Clark Obtains Sanctions in Frivolous Lawsuit
September 16, 2022  | By Morgan Smith

McCathern Houston Senior Counsel David Clark recently secured monetary sanctions against an individual after they filed a groundless pleading based on what amounted to be the fabricated existence of a “videotape”. Such frivolous lawsuits waste the time of our elected judges and disrespect the integrity of our legal system. While…Read More

Levi McCathern and Kristin Hecker Interviewed for Story on Sexual Abuse Clients
August 31, 2022  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Partner Levi McCathern and Associate Attorney Kristin Hecker were interviewed for a television news segment by WFAA Channel 8, the North Texas affiliate of ABC, concerning the firm’s clients who were allegedly sexually assaulted repeatedly by a Prosper Independent School District bus driver in 2021 and 2022. A lawsuit…Read More

Partner Rodney Drinnon Secures Major Judgement in Decade-Long Suit
August 8, 2022  | By Morgan Smith

McCathern Houston Co-Managing Partner Rodney L. Drinnon scored a recent significant victory for Osama Abdullatif (“Latif”) and Mokaram-Latif West Loop, Ltd. in a decade-long lawsuit against Ali Choudhri. In 2012, Mr. Drinnon’s client initially filed suit when Choudhri claimed 50% interest on a piece of prime real estate in Houston’s…Read More

McCathern Clients Victorious in Dallas Personal Injury Defense Case
March 11, 2022  | By Matthew Kellogg

On our clients’ behalf, McCathern announces a significant recent defense victory in Dallas County Civil District Court by Frisco Partner Samuel “Sam” King. A plaintiff sued two McCathern clients following a 2019 personal injury at a Dallas, Texas retail store.  The two McCathern clients operate the store and own the…Read More

McCathern Client Sues Past Owners of KAABOO Texas Festival
August 2, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Partners Levi McCathern and Brett Chisum are representing a client in a recently-filed suit against the former owners of the KAABOO music and arts festival. The client, Dunhill Festival Fund L.L.C., is suing the co-founders and former owners of the festival, Bryan Gordon and Seth Wolkov, alleging that they…Read More

Client of Attorney Scott Becker Injured in Gas Explosion at Plano Home
July 22, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

A client of McCathern Partner Scott Becker was injured during a recent home explosion in Plano, Texas. After initially saying that a gas leak was to blame, officials from the Plano Police Detectives and Fire Marshals are now investigating the cause further to determine whether it was an intentional act….Read More

Cannabis Law Update: Texas House Passes Medical Cannabis Reform Bills
May 20, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

The Texas House of Representatives this week passed three cannabis reform bills that if passed into law would decriminalize low-level possession, reduce penalties for possession of cannabis concentrates and would expand access to medical cannabis. The medical cannabis bill – HB 1535 – would greatly expand the number of Texans…Read More

Client Victoria Rowell’s Series ‘The Rich and the Ruthless’ Premiers on BET+
May 13, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

Media and Entertainment client Victoria Rowell’s hit series ‘The Rich and the Ruthless’ will premier its fourth season tonight on its new home, BET+. Ms. Rowell created, produces, directs and stars in the show, which is a drama about a family who owns a daytime soap opera and their struggle…Read More

Client of Houston Partner Rodney Drinnon Wins Ruling
July 27, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

A client of McCathern Houston Managing Partner Rodney L. Drinnon will now be able to pursue a former customer accountable for six figures in unpaid bills and breach of contract following a recent ruling from the Texas First Court of Appeals declaring that the trial court had dismissed the case…Read More

Adam Mehr Negotiates Film Deal for Client CJ Entertainment
May 11, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Media & Entertainment attorney Adam Mehr of the firm’s Los Angeles office has negotiated an international movie deal on behalf of his client, the Seoul, Korea-based CJ Entertainment. The project was unveiled by CJ Entertainment and the production company Square Peg on Thursday, May 7, garnering attention in the…Read More

McCathern Attorneys Help Penta LLC Gain First Cannabis License In EU
March 4, 2019  | By McCathern Law

Kris Swaffer, one of the principals of Penta LLC, has acquired the first license to cultivate, manufacture, and distribute cannabis in the European Union. This landmark achievement stems from months of working with Greek government officials with the assistance of McCathern partner Arnold Shokouhi. With this license, Penta LLC has…Read More

McCathern Welcomes Former Judge Scott J. Becker to the Firm
January 2, 2019  | By Bekah Harger

Effective January 1, 2019, McCathern, PLLC is honored to welcome former judge Scott J. Becker to the firm. Before joining McCathern as a partner in 2019, Becker presided over the 219th State District Court in Collin County, Texas from 2010 through 2018. As a court of general jurisdiction, Becker presided…Read More

McCathern Partner Rodney Drinnon Wins Boxing Belt in Tournament
November 5, 2018  | By Bekah Harger

On November 2nd through the 3rd, McCathern Houston’s co-managing partner, Rodney “the Councillor” Drinnon, won a belt at Sonny’s International Masters Boxing Tournament sanctioned by USA Boxing in Goodyear, Arizona.  Rodney accompanied one of his oil and gas clients, Rick Bobigian, to the event.  Mr. Bobigian is an undefeated Masters boxer who at…Read More