Summary judgment was recently entered in favor of Caterpillar in a substantial products liability case pending in the Eastern District of Texas. Plaintiff, AIG Europe, Ltd. (“AIG Europe”), as subrogee of Baker Hughes Incorporated, sought to recover damages in excess of $15 million in connection with a fire at the St. Lucia Well Site fracking operation in Loving County, Texas.
MehaffyWeber is pleased to announce Managing Shareholder Bob Black recently joined the American College of Civil Trial Mediators (ACCTM) as a Fellow. Established in 1995, the ACCTM is a non-profit organization of professional mediators across the country. Mr. Black is one of only a handful of mediators from Texas selected for membership in the prestigious ACCTM Fellows.
MehaffyWeber is proud to announce its inclusion in the Chambers & Partners USA Legal Guide for 2019. Chambers & Partners ranks the top lawyers and law firms across the country and around the world, and compiles lists of those with outstanding dedication to and success within the legal profession. In addition to the firm’s inclusion, two of our attorneys, M.C. Carrington and shareholder Robert Black were included in individual lawyer guides.
Robert “Bob” Black is the Managing Shareholder of MehaffyWeber, and he has been with the firm for over 35 years. Mr. Black embodies the core values of MehaffyWeber by providing an unparalleled work ethic, ethical approach, and innovative strategies for our clients. Mr. Black is an invaluable member of the MehaffyWeber team and his dedication to the practice of law has been recognized beyond the firm by numerous national organizations.