- Complex Business Litigation
- Crisis Management
- Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
|Contact Info||Telephone: 713.470.6157|
|University ||University of Houston, B.A.|
|Law School||South Texas College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude Member, South Texas Law Review, Order of the Barristers|
President, Hispanic Bar Association of Houston
Senior Vice Chairman of the Go Tejano Committee and Member of the Legal Advisory Committee, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Member, Mexican-American Bar Association of Houston
Member, Litigation Section, Houston Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association
Adjunct Advocacy Professor, South Texas College of Law
Life fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
|Born||Brownsville, Texas, 1970|
Juan Garcia litigates in various areas, including business torts, product liability, commercial lease disputes, personal injury defense, insurance subrogation and other general contractual matters. Juan's clients face trials in many state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels. Additionally, he represents governmental bodies, such as regional transit authorities, on land acquisitions through condemnation. Juan also represents various energy companies in cases involving Jones Act, LHWCA and other maritime claims.
Sutherland represents energy companies in controversies and commercial matters.
Sutherland defends Hercules Offshore Drilling, Inc. in maritime cases.
Sutherland defends chemical manufacturer against wrongful death claims.
Awards and Rankings
Selected for inclusion among Texas Super Lawyers in the areas of business litigation and personal injury defense: general (2014)
Selected for inclusion among Texas Super Lawyers ”Rising Stars“ in the areas of business litigation and personal injury defense: general (2009-2010, 2012-2013)
Recognized among Houston's ”Top Lawyers,“ H Texas Magazine (2010-2014)
• Crisis Management
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
TCPA Class Action Against Insurance Agent Not Covered by Professional Liability Insurance
Keith J. Barnett,Thomas M. Byrne,Ellen M. Dunn,Juan C. Garcia,Allegra J. Lawrence-Hardy, January 14, 2015
As class action filings under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) have continued to rise, so too have the number of disputes with commercial liability insurers over coverage for their insureds’ alleged TCPA violations. Whether TCPA defendants can seek coverage from liability insurers...
TCPA Risks Increase for the Financial Services Industry
Keith J. Barnett,Thomas M. Byrne,Ellen M. Dunn,Juan C. Garcia, December 10, 2014
Companies in the financial services industry are being targeted in lawsuits brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). Record-setting class action settlements like the recent $75 million settlement involving Capital One have captured the headlines. Moreover, unsettled law...
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