McCathern Celebrates 22 Years of Improving People’s Lives
October 1, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

  Today on October 1st, 2020, McCathern, PLLC is celebrating 22 years of outstanding legal practice. Over the past year, McCathern’s attorneys and staff have continued to build on our legacy of providing excellent legal services and building lasting partnerships, all while upholding our simple but lofty mission of “Improving…Read More

McCathern Frisco Attorney Samuel J. King Named Partner
October 1, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

On Thursday, September 24th McCathern named Frisco attorney Samuel “Sam” King a partner at the firm. Attorneys and staff from the law firm’s two North Texas offices gathered at The Star in Frisco for the announcement of the exciting news and an ensuing celebration. Sam’s varied practice includes experience in…Read More

Christopher Barkley Successfully Defends Appeal for Client
September 16, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

Nearly one year after securing wins in two inter partes review trials for his client, Partner Christopher Barkley was successful in defending an appeal. On September 11, 2020, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed the Patent Trial and Appeal Board’s August 28, 2019 decision in favor…Read More

McCathern Named as Top Lawyers 2020 in Local Profile Magazine
September 10, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

The new September/October issue of Local Profile magazine features a special section on Top Lawyers in Collin County and McCathern is proud to be included on the list. With the firm’s office in Frisco at The Star as well as our main office nearby in Dallas, McCathern offers businesses and…Read More

Arnold Shokouhi Interview in Lawyer Monthly Magazine
September 2, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Managing Partner Arnold Shokouhi was recently interviewed for the September issue of Lawyer Monthly magazine in an article titled “A Brief Insight into Expanding Your Cannabis Business”. In the interview, Arnold discussed the many issues and considerations that businesses involved in the cannabis industry must address, including IP issues,…Read More

McCathern Attorneys Lead Webcasts for Venue Managers on Covid-19
May 26, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Partners Ty Sheaks and Joey Sampson were asked to lead three recent live webcasts in a series hosted by the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) to address potential liability concerns, back-to-work practices, and contractual and insurance considerations facing commercial facilities and venues arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic….Read More

Laura Roach Interviewed for “The Jury’s Still Out” Web Series
May 18, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Family Law Partner Laura Roach appeared on the most recent episode of the online show “The Jury’s Still Out”, hosted by jury consultant Mary Griffitts of Trial Consulting Enterprises. The web series focuses on issues related to the law, trials and juries, with this episode specifically about family law…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

Open Texas Update (Phase 1) and Summary of the Governor’s Report to Open Texas
April 30, 2020  | By McCathern Law

On April 27, 2020 Governor Abbott issued his Executive Order GA-18 relating to the expanded reopening of services as part of the safe, strategic plan to Open Texas in response to the COVID- 19 disaster. Under GA-18 and the accompanying expansive guidelines in The Governor’s Report to Open Texas, the…Read More

McCathern Profiled in Local Profile Magazine’s Family Law Issue
March 31, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

The McCathern Family Law practice was featured in the April issue of Local Profile magazine, a monthly publication focused on the vibrant culture of Collin County, one of the fastest growing regions in Texas and the United States as a whole. The firm’s Frisco office, where the family law team…Read More

McCathern Launches Coronavirus Legal Task Force
March 28, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

The challenging circumstances of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic can require specialized legal expertise. In order to best assist clients, McCathern has assembled a rapid response team from its many practice groups to handle legal matters specifically related to this outbreak and its collateral effects. Please contact any of our offices…Read More

Entertainment Lawyer Adam Mehr Joins McCathern Los Angeles Office
March 3, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

In a groundbreaking move, McCathern recently added experienced entertainment attorney Adam R. Mehr to its Los Angeles office and launched a Media & Entertainment Law practice to its long list of legal specialties. Adam joins McCathern as a partner and brings over two decades of industry experience working with a…Read More

McCathern Welcomes Three New Attorneys
November 11, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, PLLC recently celebrated the addition of three talented new attorneys to its practice groups. Associate attorneys Aaron Dekle, Kristin Hecker, and Michael Ricchi add a wide range of abilities to McCathern’s full suite of legal services and specialties and the firm is thrilled to have them on board. Aaron,…Read More

Ty Sheaks Article Published in Dallas Bar Association’s Headnotes
November 7, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

The October issue of the Dallas Bar Association’s Headnotes newspaper included an article by McCathern partner Ty Sheaks entitled “Scope of Protections Afforded When Designating a Client an Expert”. In the article, Ty discusses the practical implications of the Texas Supreme Court’s recent ruling In re City of Dickinson on…Read More

McCathern Celebrates 21 Years of Outstanding Legal Practice
October 11, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, PLLC is celebrating 21 years of practice this month and with it the continuation of a story that has seen the business grow into a full-practice firm with reach across the country and beyond. In its third decade of existence, McCathern’s attorneys and staff are building on a legacy…Read More