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

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

Dallas Attorney Kristin Hecker Published in Oklahoma Energy Journal
May 25, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern attorney Kristin Hecker of the firm’s Dallas, Texas office was recently published in the May volume of ONE J – the Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Journal of The University of Oklahoma (OU) College of Law. Her article, “How Can the United States Learn from Foreign Countries’…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

Renowned Family Law Attorney Megan Rachel Joins McCathern
May 17, 2021  | By McCathern Law

McCathern is extremely excited to announce that esteemed attorney Megan Rachel has joined the firm’s rapidly expanding Family Law Practice at our office in Frisco, Texas. Megan brings over 30 years of experience practicing family law in the North Texas region and is widely known for her track record of…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

Laura Roach and Ty Sheaks Named to 2021 Best Lawyers in Dallas List
April 26, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern is proud to announce that Partners Laura Roach and Ty M. Sheaks were named to the D Magazine 2021 Best Lawyers in Dallas list. This is Laura’s seventh year to be named to the prestigious list and it is Ty’s fourth consecutive year to be receive the honor. Laura…Read More

Five McCathern Attorneys on 2021 Super Lawyers Texas Rising Stars List
March 24, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, Shokouhi, Evans, Grinke, PLLC is proud to announce that five attorneys from the firm’s Dallas and Frisco offices were named by Super Lawyers as Texas Rising Stars for 2021. In addition, three McCathern attorneys were included in the Top 100 Texas Rising Stars and one made the Up-And-Coming Top…Read More

Jesse Cromwell Named a Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America
March 8, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, Shokouhi, Evans, Grinke is proud to announce that Dallas attorney Jesse L. Cromwell was recently selected as a Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America (CLSA). The CLSA is an invitation-only honorary association of construction lawyers from the U.S. and around the world who practice in all transactional…Read More

McCathern Renames Firm to Recognize Founding Partners
February 11, 2021  | By McCathern Law

In 2012 partners Levi McCathern, Carl Evans, Paul Grinke, and Arnold Shokouhi started a new partnership and named it McCathern. The group wanted to continue the legacy of legal excellence that Levi started in 1998 when he founded the original McCathern law firm and build upon that, with one new…Read More

Three Attorneys Named to D Magazine 2021 Best Lawyers Under 40 List
January 5, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Partner Stephanie M. Almeter and Associates Erin R. Clegg and Jesse Cromwell were recently named to the 2021 edition of D Magazine’s Best Lawyers Under 40 list. The list is published in the January 2021 issue of D Magazine, and it recognizes many of the best young attorneys in…Read More

Ty Sheaks Joins Levi McCathern on Top Bet-the-Company Litigators List
December 9, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Partner Ty Sheaks was recently invited to be included on the America’s Top 100 Bet-the-Company Litigators for 2020, a list of many the country’s highest regarded high-stakes litigators. Ty joins Founding Partner Levi McCathern on the site’s list of this class of commercial litigators in the North Texas region….Read More

McCathern Attorneys Named to Houston’s Top Lawyers 2020 List
November 24, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

The Fall 2020 issue of H Texas Magazine includes their annual list of Houston’s top lawyers and McCathern is proud to have five attorneys included this year. The attorneys and the practice areas listed are: Rodney L. Drinnon – Business Litigation Ronald Wright – Corporate Finance: Mergers and Acquisitions Andrew…Read More

Latest Developments in Cannabis Law from the 2020 Election
November 12, 2020  | By McCathern Law

On November 3rd and 4th, 2020 four states passed new initiatives legalizing recreational cannabis and another state, Mississippi, passed an initiative that legalized cannabis for medicinal purposes. The four states that legalized cannabis for recreational purposes were Arizona, Montana, New Jersey, and South Dakota. This round of states marks the…Read More

McCathern Attorneys Selected to 2021 Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch Lists
November 3, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

Three McCathern attorneys from the Dallas and Frisco, Texas offices were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 and the new 2021 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. Levi McCathern, founding partner of the firm, was named to the Best Lawyers list for Litigation…Read More

Ty Sheaks to Speak at IAVM Venueconnect Virtual Conference
October 23, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Partner Ty Sheaks will be participating in the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) Venueconnect Virtual Conference on from 5-7pm CST on Monday, October 26th. Ty will join other experts on a panel in the “Health, Safety & Security Thought Leadership Forum”. The panel discussion is designed to “better…Read More