Fears Nachawati Trial Lawyers Join Coalition Endorsing Inclusivity in Multidistrict Litigation Leadership
April 8, 2021
Guidelines say plaintiffs in mass litigation benefit from more diverse legal teams. Trial lawyers at Fears Nachawati Law Firm have joined a coalition of law firms, judges and legal scholars as inaugural signatories on the Judicial Appointments Inclusivity Standard developed by the James F. Humphreys Complex Litigation Center at George Washington Law School. These guidelines and best practices encourage judges in class-action and mass tort...
Fears Nachawati Announces Promotion of Avani Javia to Chief Operations Officer
February 11, 2021
Fears Nachawati Law Firm is pleased to announce the promotion of Avani Javia to the position of Chief Operations Officer (COO). Avani has been with Fears Nachawati Law Firm for 13 years and is a licensed attorney. Since joining the firm in 2008 as a legal assistant, her role expanded over the years beyond legal work to business operations. Avani served as Director of Operations...
Fears Nachawati Promotes Three Attorneys to Partner
February 11, 2021
Fears Nachawati Law Firm is pleased to announce the promotion of three new partners: Brice Burris, Sarah Poormon, and Steve Schulte. The three attorneys have proven their ability to attain strong results for Fears Nachawati clients and will each bring unique experiences to the partnership team. Burris, Poormon, and Schulte will join founding partners Bryan Fears and Majed Nachawati, as well as Matthew McCarley, John...
D Magazine Features Fears Nachawati Victory In Long-Running Opioid Cases
December 8, 2020
D Magazine highlighted new developments in the opioid litigation involving the government, plaintiffs, and other firms in cases that are some of the most complex ever attempted. Fears Nachawati, a Local Law Firm, is Taking on the OxyContin Industry and Winning BY WILL MADDOX PUBLISHED IN HEALTHCARE BUSINESS DECEMBER 7, 2020 2:00 PM OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma reached a global $8 billion opioid settlement of criminal and civil charges with...
Non-Competes in Texas: Is the Reasonable Standard Reasonably Defined?
December 1, 2020
You land a new and exciting job offer; you’re ready to sign on the dotted line, but your contract includes a non-compete. You ask: Is this even legal? What happens if this job doesn’t work out? Would I be able to find other work? Can this be enforced? Under Texas law, the answer is yes, maybe, and so long as it’s reasonable. In the great...
Majed Nachawati Featured as Lawdragon’s Limelight Profile
November 16, 2020
Founded in 2005, Lawdragon is one of the leading names in legal journalism, providing news, analysis, and insight into the day’s most pressing legal issues. This year the publication named Fears Nachawati Law Firm Named Partner Majed Nachawati to the legal publication’s overall 500 Leading Lawyers in America list and the nation’s 500 Leading Plaintiffs Consumer Lawyers list. Nachawati was recently featured as Lawdragon’s Limelight...