Dallas, TX (May 3, 2021) – Cowles and Thompson Associate, Morgan Crider, recently achieved a successful outcome for her client – which was also her first courtroom success.

Morgan represented a Cowles and Thompson client Real Estate Property Management Company whose interests include an apartment complex affected by the 2021 Texas ice storm.  A tenant had filed for relief on damages and to be released from his lease, arguing inaction on the part of our client regarding plumbing issues after the storm.  However, Morgan demonstrated that the apartment management had performed due diligence in keeping tenants informed during the repair process, resulting ultimately in a judgment for our client and a no-damages, take-nothing judgment against the plaintiff.

 

Morgan Crider

Morgan joined Cowles and Thompson earlier this year where she is a member of the Tort Litigation practice, and this recent achievement marks her first courtroom appearance on behalf of a client.  She is a 2020 graduate of the Dedman School of Law at Southern Methodist University, where she served as Notes Editor for the SMU Science and Technology Law Review.

 

Cowles and Thompson

Cowles and Thompson, P.C. is a full-service law firm with offices in Dallas and Plano, Texas.  Established in 1978, the firm has long served the Dallas-Fort Worth region, Texas, and the nation.  Cowles and Thompson attorneys strive to provide effective, creative, efficient solutions for their clients’ most complex problems, including critical litigation and appeals, employment, business formation and transactions, creditor’s rights and family law.

 

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

David Metzler, Managing Partner:  dmetzler@cowlesthompson.com

Teresa Martin, Marketing Director:  martin@cowlesthompson.com

By Published On: May 3, 2021Categories: Success

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