Tort Litigation

Since 1978 Cowles & Thompson has taken hundreds of tort matters to trial throughout the State of Texas. The Negligence and Tort Litigation Group represents a range of clients from individuals to large corporations in cases of common law and statutory claims for conduct alleged to have caused personal injury death business injury or other damages. Our courtroom experience and trial skills provide the best chance for success when confronted with a lawsuit or the threat of litigation.

Defending modern tort claims calls for a mastery of a host of topics involving complex scientific technical and medical-legal concepts and familiarity with an involved and evolving body of case law and statutory requirements. Our experience allows us to quickly and economically analyze the strengths and weaknesses of litigation matters and offer our clients reliable recommendations for discovery trial and settlement strategies.

Cowles & Thompson attorneys have extensive courtroom experience in defending:

  • Automobile & Transportation Accidents
  • Aviation Accidents
  • Construction Site Accidents
  • Dram Shop & Other Liquor Liability Claims
  • Falling Merchandise
  • False Imprisonment
  • Food Product & Food-Borne Illnesses
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Personal Injury & Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Premises Security
  • Product Liability
  • Property Damage
  • Slip or Trip and Falls
  • Wrongful Detention

Section Head:  Jonathan M. Spigel