Professional Liability Litigation

Professional Liability Litigation

Confidential multimillion dollar award representing NYSE company suing a Big 5 accounting firm for accounting malpractice.
Represented Plaintiffs in suit involving claims of malpractice, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, and conspiracy against investment firm, accounting firm and law firm. Obtained settlement of $4,100,000.00.
Represented defendant accounting firm against claims involving RICO, securities fraud, civil conspiracy, fiduciary duty, accountant liability. The subject matter involved energy savings partnerships. Favorable settlement after three weeks of jury trial. $12 million in damages claimed. No. H-89-473; Elliott v. Mead, et al.; United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division.
Represented Plaintiffs in suit involving claims of malpractice, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, and conspiracy arising out of investment, legal and tax advise and services. Obtained settlement of $5,578,435.00.
Represented defendant accounting firm against claims involving fraud, conspiracy, breach of contract, breach of warranties, fiduciary duties, and accountant liability. Take nothing summary judgment for accounting firm. No. 87-45075; Time Energy Systems, Inc. v. Sutton; 189th District Court, Harris County, Texas.
Represented defendant accounting firm against claims involving accountant liability, and fraud in the packaged snack equipment business. Summary judgment for defendant. Actual damages claimed of $12 million. No. 80-05976; Leasure v. Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co.; 280th District Court, Harris County, Texas.
Represented Plaintiffs against investment firm and law firm for claims arising out of improper investment and legal advice and services. Obtained settlement for $5,025,000.00.
Brought suit on behalf of Plaintiffs against investment firm, law firm and accounting firm for malpractice, fraud, breach of contract, conspiracy, and breach of fiduciary duty arising out of investment, legal, and tax advise and services. Obtained settlement of $5,610,959.00.
Represented law firm in legal malpractice case. Obtained summary judgment which was upheld on appeal.
Represented Plaintiffs in suit involving claims of malpractice, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, and conspiracy against investment firm, accounting firm and law firm. Obtained settlement of $2,897,604.00.
Member of litigation team for liquidating trustee in professional negligence litigation that resulted in $30 million settlement by Big 4 accounting firm.

“In my 35+ years of business, they are the best litigation firm I’ve worked with. They are extremely intelligent and knowledgeable, which enables them to quickly pick up the most complex matters and run with them.”

A. Mack Pogue
Founder and Chairman
of the Board
Lincoln Property Co.
Dallas, TX