Houston, TX:

Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP

  • Houston, TX
  • 4900 Woodway Drive, Suite 940, Houston, TX 77056
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    4.6/5.0 (296)
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About our Houston, TX: office

Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP, founded in 1986 in Jackson, Mississippi, is a general civil practice firm with a strong emphasis in tort, environmental, and commercial litigation. The firm now has six offices in five states. In early 2000, the firm opened an office in Dallas, Texas, followed by the opening of an office in New Orleans, Louisiana in April 2001. In August 2002, the firm opened an office in Houston, Texas. The Denver, Colorado and Detroit, Michigan offices were opened most recently in October of 2008.

We litigate throughout the United States for both local and national clients. Our lawyers handle virtually every type of litigation from simple negligence claims to complex commercial litigation and mass tort claims involving thousands of plaintiffs. Lawyers within the firm also provide a wide spectrum of legal services in a number of other areas, including corporate law, commercial lending, bankruptcy, securities, commercial real estate, public utilities, antitrust and administrative law.

Office Details

Contact Information:
713-402-1717  Phone
713-621-6746  Fax - Facsimile
Mailing Address:
4900 Woodway Drive, Suite 940, Houston, TX 77056
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    REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: ABB, Inc.; ACE USA; AstenJohnson, Inc.; BancorpSouth, Inc.; BP Amoco Corporation; Chubb & Son, Inc.; Combustion Engineering, Inc.; Community BancShares of Mississippi, Inc.; C Spire Wireless; EastGroup Properties, Inc.; Electric Insurance Company; Fireman's Fund Insurance Cos.; General Electric Company; Georgia-Pacific Corporation; Household Finance Corporation; Household International; Household Retail Services, Inc.; Ingersoll-Rand Company; Kone, Inc.; Merchants & Farmers Bank; Mississippi College; Monaco Coach Corporation; Owens-Illinois, Inc.; Parkway Properties, Inc.; Primerica Life Insurance Company; R.W. Tyson Producing Company, Inc.; Royal Insurance Co.; St. Paul Insurance Company; SPX Corporation; Telapex, Inc.; Terex Corporation; U-Haul System; Union Pacific Railroad Company; Uniroyal, Inc.; US Industries; Zurn Industries, Inc.

    Areas of Practice (21)

    Specific Areas of Practice for our Houston office:

    • Mass Tort Defense
    • Toxic Tort Defense
    • Appellate Litigation
    • Antitrust/Unfair Competition Litigation
    • Commercial Litigation
    • Drugs and Medical Devices Litigation
    • Financial Services Litigation
    • Insurance Litigation
    • Personal Injury Litigation
    • Product Liability Litigation
    • Professional Liability Litigation
    • Business
    • Banks and Banking
    • Corporate Governance
    • Financing
    • Transactions/Securities
    • Acquisitions and Dispositions
    • Development
    • Leasing
    • Tax
    • Real Estate

    People (4)

    Benzene, Silica, Employment, Labor-Employment, Personal Injury

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    Accidents and Injuries, Asbestos Defense, Commercial Litigation, Health Care, Lawsuits, Litigation: Personal Injury Defe ...

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    Appellate, Commercial Litigation, Environmental Litigation, Toxic Tort, Personal Injury

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    4.7/5.0 (26) Reviews

    Appellate, Asbestos, Benzene, Employment, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Health Care, Insurance, Labor-Employment, ...

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    Peer Reviews

    4.6/5.0 (296 reviews)
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    • Analytical Capability

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    • Legal Experience

    • 5.0/5.0 Review for Mandie B. Robinson by a In-house Counsel on 07/27/16 in Litigation

      Mandie is an excellent litigator with impeccable attention to detail.

      Mandie is an excellent litigator with impeccable attention to detail. Read less

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    • 5.0/5.0 Review for James L. Banks IV by a Associate on 03/23/15 in Litigation

      Aside from being a rising star in his area of practice, James L. "Jake" Banks displays a certain character and moral constitution that should be duplicated attorneys everywhere.

      Aside from being a rising star in his area of practice, James L. "Jake" Banks displays a certain character and moral constitution that should be duplicated attorneys everywhere. Read less

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    Forman Perry Watkins Krutz & Tardy LLP is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in all aspects of employment based on race, creed, color, age, gender, religion, gender identification, handicap, veteran's status or national origin.

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