Yetter Coleman is again named a leading commercial litigation firm in Texas by Chambers and Partners, in its 2016 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business annual directory.
Chambers reports that clients praise the firm’s strengths on several fronts: "Their work has been fabulous. They really understand how to think through a case and how to frame the argument in a way the judge and jury will accept." Also noted by clients about the firm: "The quality of their oral argument on motions, the quality of their written argument on submissions and the quality of their courtroom work was all excellent."
Managing partner, Paul Yetter, is ranked as a Texas Leading Individual in Band 1, Litigation: Commercial Litigation, with clients confirming that, "you couldn't get a higher caliber of lawyer," picking out his"prowess in the courtroom," where he "is very effective on his feet, particularly where there's a jury."
Appellate practice leader, Reagan Simpson, is ranked as a Texas Leading Individual in Band 1, Appellate, and in Band 2 of Energy & Natural Resources. Clients praise Reagan as a lawyer who "understands how to read the various personalities on the other side and how to frame a case." They also commend his ability to "get to the heart of the matter quickly." Chambers client research also finds that, "Reagan is particularly well regarded for his deep experience in appellate matters, and offers clients additional expertise in relation to first instance commercial litigation proceedings dealing with contractual and IP claims."
Collin Cox, is again recognized as an "an outstanding lawyer," in Band 4, the youngest trial lawyer in Texas to appear in the band rankings, with Chambers noting that he "enjoys a growing reputation as a versatile junior partner with a solid base of experience in a range of disputes."
Chambers and Partners conducts its annual research with clients and peer firms to compile its annual rankings. Full details about the Yetter Coleman’s results is found here.