Business of Law

Following layoffs, 60-attorney law firm says it will close its doors by end of 2015

Education Law

Law firm participated in FBI sting of Texas school board members

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is accused of trading sex for legal work; scales of justice tattoo helped corroborate claim

Law Firms

This BigLaw firm is found liable for nearly $200M in malpractice trial

Death Penalty

As execution looms, appellate lawyers fight client’s effort to get new counsel and seek clemency

Business of Law

10 lawyers follow Lewis Brisbois leader to Wilson Elser; he is now in charge of two Texas offices

Court Security

Man mistakes courthouse for Hilton hotel, winds up at county jail

Criminal Justice

‘Novel legal theory’ is used to charge 106 people in biker shootout, lawyer says


Should judge dismiss case because DA didn’t know about FBI witness payments? Court battle continues

Criminal Justice

Free courthouse ‘boutique’ helps defendants look their best at trial

Criminal Justice

Person of interest in attack on judge is charged with murder in unrelated case

Immigration Law

5th Circuit upholds injunction blocking Obama’s executive action on immigration

Criminal Justice

Person of interest in shooting that injured judge is arrested on unrelated charges

Government Law

Lawyer challenges Dallas Zoo’s gun ban

U.S. Supreme Court

Cop who killed fleeing driver is protected by qualified immunity, SCOTUS rules

Criminal Justice

Texas judge is injured by glass shards when shooter fires into her car

Disability Law

Appeals judge absent from work 13 months agrees to voluntary unpaid suspension

Criminal Justice

Cop who shot unarmed black man has immunity from state charge because of federal role, judge rules

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer resigns from government job after testifying against ex-client in murder case


Friends since childhood, two men earn law degrees and establish large PI firm