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Austin Appellate Lawyer Anna Baker Named Partner at Alexander Dubose & Jefferson

AUSTIN – Texas appellate firm Alexander Dubose & Jefferson (ADJ) announces the promotion of Anna Baker to partner. Based in the firm’s Austin office, Ms. Baker focuses her appellate practice on matters involving business disputes, personal injury litigation, breach of contract, large estate disputes, and discovery disputes. “Anna encompasses all the qualities we value at… Read more »

Kevin Dubose Elected 2021 President of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers

HOUSTON – Alexander Dubose & Jefferson founding partner Kevin Dubose began serving as President of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers (AAAL) on January 1, 2021. He also is currently serving as Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Texas Center for Legal Ethics (TCLE).  “Kevin is widely respected among the legal community, and his commitment to ethics and professionalism in the… Read more »

Texas Appellate Powerhouse Alexander Dubose & Jefferson Welcomes Former Texas Supreme Court Justice Paul W. Green

Addition of Justice Green highlights firm’s expansion into San Antonio market  HOUSTON – Alexander Dubose & Jefferson LLP (ADJ) continues to grow its all-star team as the Texas-based appellate firm welcomes the addition of former Texas Supreme Court Justice Paul W. Green as a partner in its newly created San Antonio office. Justice Green will head ADJ’s new San Antonio office at 10001 Reunion Place, Suite 640A, San Antonio, Texas 78216, serving San Antonio, as well as Corpus Christi, the Rio Grande Valley, and Laredo. His practice will focus on handling appeals, arbitrating… Read more »

Firm partner Kevin Dubose Featured in Texas Lawyer

Texas Lawyer featured name partner Kevin Dubose and his recent victory against W&T Offshore in the article “Houston Attorney Kevin Dubose Tried 1 of 3 Cases That Used Zoom for the First Time to Argue Before the Texas Supreme Court.” The lawsuit, W&T Offshore v. Wesley Fredieu, from Harris County and Houston’s 14th Court of Appeals,… Read more »

Founding Partner Kevin Dubose Prevails Before Texas Supreme Court Via Zoom

The Texas Supreme Court ruled earlier this month that W&T Offshore Inc. must pay $1.7 million to an injured offshore drilling platform worker after the company failed to secure jury findings to support its defense that he was a “borrowed employee” barred from suing the company for negligence. The case also proved significant as it became… Read more »

Law360 Covers Name Partner Kevin Dubose’s $1.7M Win Against W&T Offshore

The Texas Supreme Court ruled Friday that W&T Offshore Inc. must pay $1.7 million to an injured offshore drilling platform worker after the company failed to secure jury findings to support its defense that he was a “borrowed employee” barred from suing the company for negligence. Kevin Dubose of Alexander Dubose & Jefferson LLP, representing… Read more »

Biggest Texas Cases of 2019

Texas courts in 2019 sent an appellate justice to prison, issued a seminal ruling on attorney fees and how to prove them, and gave clarity to mineral rights holders on their responsibilities. Read more at law360.com

Former Chief Justice Joins Fight for Ex-Death Row Texas Man

In litigation with high-ranking Texas officials on one side, and a former death-row inmate on the other, a man who’s seeking state compensation for his wrongful conviction might have scored a slingshot: former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Wallace Jefferson joining his pro-bono legal team. Read more at law.com

Top Austin Attorneys in 2019

Research, a software and research company specializing in data collection and verification that conducts various nominations across the United States on behalf of publishers has identified the top Austin attorneys in 2019. Read more at austinmonthly.com