Orgain Bell & Tucker, LLP is pleased to announce that Cullen Kiker recently joined the firm. Cullen’s practice focuses on intellectual property issues, helping clients apply for patents, trademarks, copyrights and protect other valuable intellectual property such as trade secrets. Cullen became a licensed patent attorney in 2007 and received a Masters of Laws degree […]
Donean Surratt, partner, led a panel discussion comprised of 2 sitting Jefferson County District Judges on December 2, 2016, in Beaumont, Texas. This seminar coordinated by the National Business Institute is designed to guide civil litigation attorneys through the discovery and trial practice before the local courts. The judges on the panel consisted of Judge […]
Partner Ronda Butler Harkey spoke to the Hardin County Rotary Association on November 17, 2016 on the topic of Immigration Compliance and Audits.
Partner Michael J. Truncale speaks on January 10, 2017 at the Texas Waterways Operators Association luncheon in Houston, Texas discussing “The Training and Certification of Barge Operators.”
The Advocate recently published Partner Michael J. Truncale’s article on Texas Paid and Incurred law, “True or False: The Recovery of Medical Expenses is Limited to the Amount Paid and Incurred.”
Michael Truncale led a discussion with Francis McGovern, Professor of law at the Duke School of Law, and Charles B. “Chip” Molster, a litigator from Washington, D.C., at the 2016 Bench-Bar Conference sponsored by the Eastern District of Texas Bar Association. The subject of the presentation was entitled “Striking Through the Entire Panel versus Striking […]
Congratulations to Donean Surratt for being elected to the 2017 Board of Eastern District of Texas Bar Association at the 2016 Bench-Bar Conference that was held in Plano, Texas on October 21, 2016.
Michael J. Truncale, a senior partner in the firm, defended successfully a Montgomery County manufacturing company, Ameritex Machine & Fab., LLC, and its employee, Antonio Diaz, in a serious personal injury lawsuit in which the plaintiff argued for $ 7 million verdict. The jury found the defendant 40% negligent, the plaintiff 60% negligent and a […]