Erin Clegg Passes Texas Board of Legal Specialization for Family Law
January 29, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, PLLC is proud to announce that attorney Erin R. Clegg recently passed the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for Family Law. Ms. Clegg joins McCathern Partner Scott Becker as the second attorney at the firm with this designation for the family law practice, and the accomplishment is a sign…Read More

Stephanie Almeter Named to D Magazine’s 2020 ‘Best Lawyers Under 40’
January 7, 2020  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, PLLC Partner Stephanie M. Almeter has once again been named to D Magazine’s list of ‘Best Lawyers Under 40’, an annual directory of the excellent young lawyers in North Texas. 2020 marks the third consecutive year Almeter has been included on the list. D Magazine determines this elite group…Read More

Arnold Shokouhi Named a Texas Trailblazer by Texas Lawyer Magazine
November 21, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Managing Partner Arnold Shokouhi was recently named to the inaugural list of Texas Trailblazers by Texas Lawyer magazine. The 2019 Texas Trailblazers was a special supplement that highlighted “agents of change” in the Texas legal industry who have had significant effects on the practice, policy and technological advancement of…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

Ty Sheaks to Speak at 2019 RIMS Dallas Fall Conference
September 25, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern partner Ty Sheaks will participate in a panel discussion on Thursday, September 26th at the 2019 Fall Conference of the Dallas – Ft. Worth chapter of RIMS. The Fall Conference is DFW RIMS’ largest event of the year, and is attended by hundreds of risk managers, insurance service companies,…Read More

McCathern Names Dallas Attorney Brett Chisum to Partner
September 24, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, PLLC is proud to announce the promotion of Dallas attorney Brett M. Chisum to partner. The firm celebrated the announcement with Mr. Chisum on Thursday, September 19, 2019. McCathern partners are attorneys whose professional expertise has continuously served their clients well. In addition to having a track record of…Read More

McCathern’s Christopher Barkley Wins Significant Patent Trials
September 6, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern partner Christopher Barkley of the law firm’s Los Angeles office secured complete wins for his client, LoganTree LP backed by inventor Theodore Brann, against the technology firm Garmin in two inter partes review trials before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). In the PTAB’s August 28, 2019 Final…Read More

Laura Roach Joins McCathern Family Law Practice
August 2, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern, PLLC is excited to announce the addition of attorney Laura Roach to its Family Law practice group. Laura will be based out of the firm’s office at The Star in Frisco, where family law attorneys Scott J. Becker and Erin Clegg currently practice. The addition of Laura to this…Read More

Attorneys Isaac Villarreal and Eric Utermohlen Celebrated on Top Verdict’s 2018 Top 50 List for Texas
June 4, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

The website TopVerdict.com recently announced its list of the Top 50 plaintiff’s jury verdicts for the state of Texas in 2018, and McCathern attorneys Isaac Villarreal and Eric Utermohlen were honored to have a verdict that they obtained out of the 80th Judicial District Court of Harris County included on…Read More

McCathern Attorney Thomas Perkins Sworn into Northern District of Texas
May 2, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

On Monday, April 29, 2019, McCathern attorney Thomas “Tommy” Perkins was sworn into the Northern District of Texas by Federal District Judge Sam Lindsay at the Earle Cabell Federal Building in Dallas. After gaining experience practicing in state court both as a prosecutor and defense attorney, Tommy is excited to…Read More

McCathern Partner Ty Sheaks Speaking at RIMS 2019 Annual Conference & Exhibition
April 23, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

More Than 10,000 Global Risk Professionals to Convene at Industry Leading Event Taking Place from April 28 – May 1 in Boston, MA McCathern partner Ty Sheaks is honored to have been asked to speak at RIMS 2019 Annual Conference & Exhibition, the premier global risk management and insurance conference….Read More

McCathern Partners Ty Sheaks and Stephanie Almeter Honored in D Magazine’s 2019 ‘Best Lawyers in Dallas’ Lists
April 18, 2019  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern is proud to announce and congratulate Ty Sheaks and Stephanie Almeter on being named to D Magazine’s distinguished lists of Best Lawyers in Dallas for 2019. Ty is listed as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas” in D Magazine’s May 2019 issue, an accomplishment he also achieved in…Read More

McCathern Partner Obtains $14.53 Million Verdict in Lengthy International Legal Battle
April 17, 2019  | By McCathern Law

On March 28, 2019, McCathern Partner Isaac Villarreal of the Houston office championed a victory in a lengthy international dispute between his clients, two Mexican legal entities Urelift S.A. de C.V. and Ureteknologia de Mexico S.A. de C.V. (UdeM), against Houston area-based Uretek USA, Inc. in a complex business dispute….Read More