C&T Lawyers Receive Board Certification
In December 2003, Mike Northrup and Greg Lensing received their certification in Civil Appellate Law from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
C&T Presents Professionalism Conference
On November 15, 2003, Cowles & Thompson hosted its annual Professionalism Conference. Featured speakers included Jim Cowles and Sim Israeloff.
Cowles & Thompson Super Lawyers announced
In June 2003, Jim Cowles, Sim Israeloff, and Mike Northrup were each named a "Texas Super Lawyer" by the publishers of Texas Monthly and Law & Politics Magazine. The Super Lawyer designation is given to only 5% of Texas lawyers after being nominated and voted on by their peers. The 2003 Texas Super Lawyer list was published in the November 2003 issue of Texas Monthly.
Greg Carboy and David Johnson obtain Good Result for Our Client
Greg Carboy and David Johnson obtained a summary judgment in a wrongful death case filed in Dallas County. Plaintiff alleged the Firm's client, a general contractor on a school construction project in Plano, Texas, was negligent in the death of an employee. The court found that the plaintiff failed to produce evidence that any act or omission of the general contractor was a proximate cause of the fall that led to the employee's death.
C&T Sponsors Lodging Conference
Cowles & Thompson sponsored The Lodging Conference 2003, one of the hotel industry's premier hotel investment conferences, held in Scottsdale, Arizona on October 14-17, 2003.
Sim Israeloff obtain Good Result for Our Client
Sim Israeloff obtained a favorable settlement and payment for damage suffered by a hospitality industry client in a complex commercial case involving a hotel with toxic mold.