Attorneys Jeremy Ayer and Brice Burris to Speak to Texas Personal Injury Conference
February 3, 2020
Veteran Fears Nachawati trial lawyers Jeremy Ayer and Brice Burris will be speaking at Texas Personal Injury Practice for Paralegals, a continuing education seminar presented by HalfMoon Education, Inc. The seminar is designed to give paralegals and those just beginning their legal career a better understanding of the statutes and regulations affecting personal injury law. Mr. Burris will be speaking on investigating and evaluating personal...
Dallas Bar Association Recognizes Majed Nachawati for Donation to Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program
January 27, 2020
The Dallas Bar Association recently held its annual Inaugural Ball, which, in addition to inaugurating the organization’s new president, also recognizes those who have donated to the Dallas Volunteer Attorney program. The DVAP is dedicated to providing pro bono legal services to those in the Dallas community who otherwise may not have access to them. This year, Majed Nachawati was recognized for making a $50,000...
Fears Nachawati Promotes Three to Partner
January 21, 2020
Fears Nachawati has promoted three attorneys to partner. Misty Farris, Ann Saucer and Amy Shahan have proven to be great additions to the firm and are committed to its mission of providing the highest-quality legal services to those it serves. Misty’s experience lies in appeals and legal briefs, and she plays an important role in the firm’s pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. She is also...
Jonathan Novak Speaks to Law360 on Opioid Litigation
January 3, 2020
Law360 has released its list of Texas Cases to Watch In 2020. Topping the list is the multidistrict litigation being spearheaded by Fears Nachawati, which aims to hold Big Pharma responsible for its role in starting the opioid crisis. Attorney Jonathan Novak is playing a leadership role on the trial team handling that litigation, and says he expects things to gain steam in 2020, following...
Gale Pearson Writes for Waco Tribune-Herald on the High Cost of Chemical Disasters
December 12, 2019
A petrochemical plant located in Port Neches, Texas, and owned by TPC Group exploded on November 27. This tragedy occurred just one week after the EPA rolled back chemical safety regulations drafted in the wake of the West, Texas, explosion that occurred in 2013. Attorney Gale Pearson recently wrote an op-ed for the Waco Tribune-Herald about the responsibility owners of these plants have to their...
Fears Nachawati Partners with Habitat for Humanity for Day of Community Service
December 10, 2019
Fears Nachawati attorneys and staff recently partnered with Habitat for Humanity for the firm’s December community service project, spending a day volunteering at one of the organization’s many ReStore locations. ReStores sell home improvement items, such as building materials and furniture, to the public at a fraction of their retail price. Proceeds from the stores go toward supporting Habitat for Humanity’s mission to build affordable...