APPELLATE AND WRITTEN ADVOCACY.
At Zabel Freeman when litigation reaches to the level of appeal it requires a specific skill set that our attorneys are uniquely suited for. Our attorneys possess the experience and skills to ensure the desired outcome for our clients. They are objective and persuasive advocates who are knowledgeable of the procedures at both the state and federal appellate courts. Furthermore, our attorneys are thorough and accurate when it comes to researching the corresponding law, organizing briefs and presenting arguments.
Our attorneys have successfully handled appeals and mandamuses in Texas state and federal appeals courts in a wide variety of oil and gas related matters including condemnation issues, title disputes, force majeure, product liability claims, mineral rights, and constitutionality of Texas’s eminent domain system, we have also handled appellate matters involving trade secret claims, arbitrability disputes, title disputes, fraud in real estate transactions, Hague Convention on Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, construction disputes, procedural issues, contract disputes, and legal malpractice claims. At the trial court level, we have extensive experience drafting and responding to summary judgment motions, motions to dismiss, jurisdictional pleas, and motions to exclude experts and evidence, while creating a record that will preserve issues for appeal.