Fulbright & Jaworski is consistently ranked among the top litigation firms in the United States. Our trial practice represents U.S. and international clients in virtually every area of the law.
In the area of product liability, for example, our attorneys have defended manufacturers, distributors and sellers in litigation involving products ranging from automobiles to construction equipment, hand tools, aircraft, oilfield equipment and seatbelts.
The following case is an example of our work in the area of automotive manufacturer/dealer disputes:
Represented one of the largest automotive companies in the U.S. in two lawsuits and one arbitration proceeding arising out of the termination of a car dealership in Houston. The amount in controversy was in excess of several million dollars. The allegations included breach of dealership agreement, fraud, negligent misrepresentation, and other typical claims. Plaintiff claimed that the automotive company's representations induced the plaintiff to acquire the dealership and thereafter suffer monetary loss. All claims were settled favorably.
Environmental law: among the best
Lawyers in Fulbright's Mass Tort Group are recognized among the nation's leading practitioners in defending toxic tort claims. Fulbright was ranked one of the 10 best firms in the U.S. for environmental law in an International Corporate Law survey.
We have represented major energy, chemical and industrial companies, as well as chemical manufacturers groups, in various personal injury and property damage toxic tort matters.