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

Attorney David Clark on the Conflict of Copyright Law and Social Media
October 3, 2022  | By David Clark

When Copyright Law and Social Media Conflict: Posting a photo of yourself to Instagram may be an infringement Miley Cyrus recently stumbled into a legal quagmire after posting a photo to her Instagram account. Unbeknownst to her – and many other Instagram-popular celebrities – sometimes you do not have the…Read More

Seven McCathern Attorneys Make 2022 Texas Super Lawyers List
September 21, 2022  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern is proud to announce that seven attorneys from the firm’s Dallas, Frisco and Houston offices were named by Super Lawyers to its Texas Super Lawyers list for 2022: Scott Becker – Frisco (Family Law) Rodney Drinnon – Houston (Business Litigation) Paul Grinke – Frisco (Business Litigation) Levi McCathern – Dallas (Business…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

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

A Sign O’ The Times? Transformative Works under Copyright Law
May 17, 2022  | By David Clark

A fundamental feature of U.S. copyright law is the ability for the public to make “fair use” of copyrighted works. A recent case involving Prince and Andy Warhol is now before the United States Supreme Court and will address how “transformative” such uses must be to constitute a fair use…Read More

Experienced Attorney David L. Clark Joins McCathern Houston Office
March 8, 2022  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern is excited to announce that attorney David L. Clark has joined the firm’s Houston office as Senior Counsel. David has practiced in the Houston area for nearly two decades, focusing on Business & Commercial Litigation, Business Disputes, Civil Litigation, and Intellectual Property. “David brings twenty years of complex commercial…Read More

Rodney Drinnon Publishes Article on Investing in Small-Cap Businesses
February 24, 2022  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Houston Co-Managing Partner Rodney Drinnon published a new article on the website of the Nasdaq financial services company, owner of the Nasdaq stock exchange. The article, “How to Bet on Small Companies Positioned to Take on Their Competition”, leverages Mr. Drinnon’s experience as a small business owner, as a…Read More

Marianne Robak Article on Corporate Fraud Published on Nasdaq
February 17, 2022  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern Houston Partner Marianne Robak has published a new article on the website of the Nasdaq financial services company, owner of the Nasdaq stock exchange. The article, “Companies are Losing Billions to External Fraud, and Shareholders are Paying a Price“, discusses how internal and external corporate fraud have spiked of…Read More

Houstonia Magazine Names Four McCathern Attorneys to Top Lawyers List
December 9, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

Four attorneys from McCathern’s Houston office were recently named to the 2021-2022 edition of the Houstonia Magazine Top Lawyers list. The list recognizes lawyers from the Houston region who are selected through a survey of area attorneys. The Top Lawyers feature appears in the Winter issue of Houstonia as and…Read More

McCathern Attorneys Jesse Cromwell and Marianne Robak Named Partners
October 4, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern is proud to announce that attorneys Jesse L. Cromwell of the law firm’s Dallas office and Marianne G. Robak of the Houston office have been named partners. The Dallas and Frisco offices gathered on the afternoon of Thursday, September 30th for the announcement of Jesse Cromwell making partner. Mr….Read More

Seven McCathern Attorneys Make 2021 Texas Super Lawyers Lists
September 22, 2021  | By Matthew Kellogg

McCathern is proud to announce that seven attorneys from the firm’s Dallas, Frisco and Houston offices were named by Super Lawyers to its Texas Super Lawyers list for 2021: Rodney Drinnon – Houston Paul Grinke – Frisco Levi McCathern – Dallas Laura Roach – Frisco Ty Sheaks – Frisco Isaac…Read More

Administrative Judge Grants Rodney Drinnon’s Request to Recuse Judge Brittanye Morris
August 20, 2021  | By McCathern Law

The Harris County Administrative Judge made the unique decision on Thursday recusing a Harris County District Court Judge from sitting on a case involving McCathern Houston Co-Managing Partner Rodney Drinnon because of her likelihood of personal bias against him. Administrative Judge Susan Brown granted Mr. Drinnon’s request to move a…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

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