By Jim Pikl On April 26, 2019, the Texas Supreme Court issued its unanimous opinion in Rohrmoos Venture v. UTSW, ___ S.W.3d ___, 2019 WL 1873428 (Tex.2019). Aside from its importance to the law relating to recovery of attorney’s fees (which is significant), it also has serious implications for commercial leasing. The case involved a [...]
Partners Jim Pikl and Byron Henry recently obtained a major appellate victory for firm clients when the Texas Supreme Court issued its opinion in Rohrmoos Joint Venture v. UTSW, 2019 WL 1873428 (April 26, 2019). The decision not only vacated a fee award of $1,025,000 that UTSW obtained in the trial court, but set several […]
Scheef & Stone is honored to sponsor our 6th Women to Women Business Luncheon. Lashanda Reed-Larry did an exceptional job speaking over Gender Parity in Pay at our most recent luncheon. The presentation provided our guests with tools and encouragement to immediately utilize in their professional careers. Enjoy a video overview of our most recent […]
Congratulations to our attorneys recognized in the 2019 Texas Super Lawyer Rising Stars list. The Texas Rising Stars list recognizes top Texas attorneys age 40 and younger who have practiced law for no more than 10 years. Only 2.5 percent of eligible Texas lawyers are selected to be recognized in the list each year based […]
Partner Kelly Crawford and third-year SMU Law student, Gerardo Adrian Galvan, co-authored an article recently published in the Fall 2018 edition of the Securities Regulation Law Journal entitled, “The Dilemma of In-House Counsel as Whistleblower: When and Where to Blow the Whistle?”. Learn more about Kelly Crawford here.
Partner Matt Bracy’s recent M&A transaction was reported in Texas Lawbook. He represented the seller, Replacement Source of America in its asset sale to Worley. Congrats, Matt! Read more about the deal here.
Scheef & Stone is proud to announce that 15 of our attorneys have been recognized in the 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list. The Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list recognizes outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only 5% of attorneys in Texas are selected to the Super Lawyers list, […]
Civil Litigation and Appellate Partner Jim Pikl was recently recommended by Dallas Morning News for the 5th Court of Appeals, Place 12, “because Pikl displays fresher ideas on how he might show leadership on important issues.” Click here to read the editorial. The election will be held on November 6th.
Dallas, Texas – Scheef & Stone, LLP is pleased to announce eight of the Firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Best Lawyers in America. This publication, in existence for three decades, is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. A listing in Best Lawyers is […]
Scheef & Stone is honored to announce the firm has been named in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers by Martindale-Hubbell. The Bar Register includes select law practices that have earned the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and have been designated by their colleagues as preeminent in their field.