Gravely & Pearson Attorney Recognized as Texas “Rising Star”

Gravely & Pearson associate Attorney Michael M. Gavito was recognized by SuperLawyers Texas as a 2016 Rising Star. His featured interview can be found on page 8 of the digital magazine, link below:   Read the interview here.    Michael represents school districts, hospitals, and other property owners throughout Texas assisting them in recovering damages result...
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Dallas Morning News calls Gravely & Pearson “a recognized leader… on construction cases.”

Dallas Morning News... "Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P., a recognized leader representing owners on construction cases." Allen Eagle Stadium to reopen for graduation after 10 million plus in fixes- Dallas, Texas (May 31, 2015). ALLEN — Fifteen months after Allen ISD shut down its $60 million high school stadium because of significant structural defects, crowds will once again stream through the ga...
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Gravely & Pearson LLP Donates Nearly $500,000 to Texas Public Schools

In its continuing support of Texas Public Schools, Gravely & Pearson L.L.P. in the past two years donated a nearly half a million dollars to public schools in Texas. “We believe that our public school system is the foundation of our success as a state” said Partner, Marc Gravely. It’s important we show our support of the great work being done day in and day out by our students, administrators, Su...
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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's Grav...
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Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. Obtains Settlement with Manufacturers and Installers of Defective Artificial Turf System

"Your firm made it possible for our district to regain the money needed to have our field rebuilt correctly to serve the students of our district. For that we are forever grateful." China Spring, Texas (July 17, 2014) - China Spring Independent School District hired Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P., after defects and irregularities surfaced in the newly-installed artificial turf system. Among the ...
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Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. Wins $19 Million Verdict on Behalf of Shale Exploration for Montana Oil and Gas Dispute

Jury finds for Shale Exploration, LLC and awards compensatory and punitive damages against Eagle Oil and Gas on misappropriation of trade secrets claim. Houston, Texas (September 16, 2014) - A Harris County jury returned a $19 million verdict for Shale Exploration LLC, a Ft. Worth-based oil and gas exploration company, finding that Dallas-based Eagle Oil & Gas had stolen part of a proprieta...
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Construction Defects Recovery for City of Floresville

Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. recovers funds for the City of Floresville for defective construction of the Floresville Event Center. Floresville, Texas (May , 2014) - Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. was retained by the City of Floresville in an effort to recover for defects on the newly constructed Lauro G. DeLeon Floresville Event Center. The suit, which named the general contractor, architect o...
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Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. files suit on behalf of West Independent School District

Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. to represent West Independent School District in an action against its insurance carrier for bad faith and underpayment of property damage as a result of the April 17, 2013 fertilizer plant blast. West, Texas (May 21, 2014)- Gravely & Pearson, L.L.P. has filed suit on behalf of West Independent School District in an effort to recover damages sustained to its sc...
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Gravely & Pearson, LLP of counsel Bill Chriss elected to membership in the American Law Institute (ALI)

Attorney William J. Chriss was one of three Texas lawyers elected to membership in the American Law Institute (ALI). ALI is an independent organization that produces scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and improve the law. Chriss handles trials and appeals of cases as counsel to Gravely & Pearson, LLP with offices in Austin, San Antonio and Corpus Christi and has been advanced to candidacy for a...
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