The United States Senate has confirmed Orgain Bell & Tucker, LLP’s partner Michael Truncale to serve as a judge for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. The Senate approved the confirmation during a vote on May 14, 2019. President Donald J. Trump nominated Truncale in January 2018. Truncale, an attorney with […]
Gary Reger spoke at the 41st Convention of the Texas Association of Bank Counsel held on September 21 and 22, 2017. Gary provided a Litigation and UCC Update with a review of recent cases.
Our firm would like to thank the many first responders, government officials, and private businesses that are working tirelessly to restore our communities from the damages caused by Harvey.
The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has sided with OBT’s client in a significant case defining the rights conferred upon insurers through subrogation clauses. See Associated Int’l Ins. Co. v. Scottsdale Ins. Co., Case No. 16-20465, — F.3d — (5th Cir. Jul. 7, 2017). A copy of the opinion is available here. Chris McKinney […]
On June 9, 2017, a Harris County jury returned a verdict in favor of OBT’s client, QC Laboratories, following a five-week trial that implicated six Houston ISD campuses. QC Labs was represented by OBT construction litigation attorneys, Chris McKinney and Kim Daily. QC Labs provided materials testing and inspection services during the construction […]
Orgain, Bell & Tucker, LLP was honored to receive the Texas Treasure Business Award from the Texas Historical Commission on May 11, 2017, at the Beaumont Main Street 25th Anniversary Celebration. The award presented by John L. Nau, III, Chairman of the Texas Historical Commission recognizes businesses over fifty years old. Orgain, Bell & Tucker, […]
Orgain Bell & Tucker, LLP donated an interactive exhibit for children to the Spindletop Gladys City Museum in Beaumont, Texas. The podium and gavel will be housed in the building that contains the law office, which is also sponsored by OBT. The law firm of OBT was founded in 1907 by Will E. Orgain, who […]