Commercial Litigation

Volvo Fighting Local Houston Dealership

Volvo Fighting Local Houston Dealership In Contract Dispute

When it comes to maintaining a business, keeping customer-facing facilities current with the changing times can sometimes be a daunting task. Failure to provide a modern and updated customer experience can affect sales and otherwise negatively affect a business’s prospects. For one Volvo dealership near Houston’s Memorial Park, it may also mean the end of…

Houston Business Litigation Attorneys

According to the Supreme Court of Texas, the Attorney-Client Privilege Remains Intact When Clients Are Expert Witnesses

When we consider the attorney-client privilege, we often think of the confidential and protected relationship between an attorney and client that exists to facilitate the free flow of information and effective legal representation. When cases involve businesses, litigation can involve complex issues relating to the client’s body of work, sometimes making the client the best subject-matter expert in the dispute. Based on a recent decision from the Supreme Court of Texas (the “Court”), attorneys are now assured that the attorney-client privilege is not waived when their clients are also their expert witnesses.

Litigation Funding Lawsuit

Okin Adams Partner Jim Bartlett Wins Take-Nothing Judgment in Litigation Funding Dispute

Okin Adams partner Jim Bartlett, head of the firm’s litigation section, recently secured a take-nothing judgment as lead trial counsel for an online litigation funding platform accused of fraud and conspiracy in connection with two litigation funding transactions. Litigation Funding Disputes The lawsuit was filed by a Houston- and New York-based litigation boutique relating to…


David Curry Speaks at the Dallas County Bar Association’s “Keeping Your Truck on the Road” Seminar

Dallas (October 3, 2018) – Okin Adams LLP partner David Curry joined a panel of bankruptcy professionals to discuss the challenges facing the transportation industry in a chapter 11 case with an emphasis upon best practices with cross-industry applicability. The challenges addressed included identifying and recovering rolling stock, addressing multiple secured lender and lessor claims, identifying true leases versus…


Okin Adams welcomes Jim Bartlett as Partner in the Houston, Texas Office

Jim Bartlett joins Okin Adams LLP’s Houston office effective May 15, 2018. With more than 20 years of commercial litigation experience, including nine years as a partner in a national AmLaw 200 firm, Jim has successfully represented numerous corporations and individuals throughout and outside the United States in several complex litigation matters, including corporate transactions,…