Month: August 2015

Texas State Commission on Judicial Conduct Retains Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. as Special Counsel

Gravely & Pearson L.L.P. was recently appointed to serve as Special Counsel to the Texas State Commission on Judicial Conduct. As Special Counsel, Gravely & Pearson prosecuted the appeal of a public sanction issued by the Commission against Galveston County District Judge Michelle Slaughter, who was disciplined for her alleged unethical use of social media and information technology. Seana Willin...
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Litigator of the Week: Matthew Pearson

After a Harris County judge issued a $20.2 million final judgment in favor of Shale Exploration, Matthew Pearson, who represents the energy company, had time to think about what he had done right to lead to that outcome. One of his successful litigation strategies was encouraging his client's owner "to open up about some stupid emails he sent," recalled Pearson, a partner in San Antonio&#...
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