Firm Highlights

Recent Additions to the firm:

  • Harrison Tatum – Beaumont Office.
  • Mark Lambert – Beaumont Office.
  • Christy Amuny – Beaumont Office.
  • Jennifer Buntz – Austin Office.
  • Lisa Massey – Houston Office.

Christy Amuny’s events:

  • April 5th, 2017- Spoke at the SBOT Solo Practitioners and Small Firm Seminar in Fredricksburg.
  • April 6th, 2017- Spoke at the SBOT Advanced Evidence and Discovery Seminar in Houston.
  • May 19th, 2017- Speaking at the SBOT Advanced Evidence and Discovery Seminar in San Antonio.

Mitch Smith’s events:

  • Spoke at the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel’s Winter Meeting in Phoenix, AZ on March 8, 2017. Include description: “The Gentlemanly (and Gentlewomanly) Art of Jurisdictional Warfare-Moscow Rules Apply” (an update on the application of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Daimler Ruling regarding general jurisdictional requirements to state court FELA actions.

Jim Tatem’s recent trials:

  • Cause No. 2014-21320; Charlie Thomas Ford d/ba/ AutoNation v. Michael Cooper and Pannell Industries ; In the 125th Judicial District Court of Harris County, Texas. Obtained defense verdict for Cooper and Pannell Industries. April 2016
  • Cause No. 2014-63815; Dwayne Chapman and Dawn Chapman vs. State Farm Lloyds, Bruce J. White and John Hogan; In the 11th Judicial District Court of Harris County, Texas. Co-counsel with Rett Holiday. Obtained defense verdict for State Farm. Other defendants dismissed prior to trial.  June 2016
  • Cause No. 2014-60473; Martha Toloudis vs State Farm Lloyds and Dewella A. Lee; in the 189th Judicial District Court of Harris County, Texas. Co-counsel with Rett Holiday. Obtained defense verdict for State Farm. Other defendant dismissed prior to trial.  September 2016

Paul Starr’s recent trials:

  • Civil Action No. A:10-CA-522-S; Regina Jackson, et al. v. John S. Ford, M.D. and Travis County, Texas; In the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • Cause No. DC-10-417; Roma Independent School District v. Ewing Construction Co., et al.; In the 381st Judicial District Court of Starr County, Texas.
  • Cause No. 8,030; Zapata Independent School District v. Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc., et al.; In the 49th Judicial District Court of Zapata County, Texas.

Greg Howard’s recent trials:

  • Greg obtained a defense verdict on June 20, 2016 for State Farm County Mutual Insurance Company of Texas in a uninsured motorist case in which the jury placed 100% of the liability on the plaintiff and 0% liability on the hit-and-run driver. Cause No. 14-03-03195; Nancy Moyeda vs. Madelyn Nunn and State Farm County Mutual Insurance Company of Texas a/k/a State Farm Insurance Company; In the 284th Judicial District Court of Montgomery County, Texas.

Beaumont:

GERMER PLLC
550 Fannin, Suite 400
Beaumont, Texas 77701
Ph: 409.654.6700
Fax: 409.835.2115
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Austin:

GERMER BEAMAN & BROWN PLLC
301 Congress Avenue, Suite 1700
Austin, Texas 78701
Ph: 512.472.0288
Fax: 512.472.0721
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Houston:

GERMER PLLC
America Tower, 2929 Allen Parkway,
Suite 2900, Houston, TX 77019
Ph: 713.650.1313
Fax: 713.739.7420
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