Heriberto R. Montalvo has joined Yetter Coleman as an associate.
Herbie represents clients before courts and arbitration tribunals in a broad spectrum of contract disputes, trade secrets litigation, oil and gas litigation, and tort/product liability suits. He is well-versed in all aspects of discovery and motion practice, including taking and defending depositions, developing experts, and arguing dispositive motions.
Herbie also maintains an active pro bono practice, primarily representing undocumented immigrant children in family, juvenile, and immigration courts in partnership with Kids in Need of Defense (KIND).
Herbie received his J. D. from Baylor University School of Law. Prior to joining Yetter Coleman, he practiced with Munsch Hardt Kopf and Harr, P.C. and Reed Smith LLP in Houston.
"The demand for our services has never been stronger. Herbie’s background and ability to hit the ground running are a great fit with our growing roster of talented associates,” says Tracy LeRoy, partner.
Yetter Coleman is a law firm built to handle high-stakes business and technology litigation, from investigating claims and filing suit through final resolution on appeal. Founded in 1997, the firm’s trial and appellate lawyers offer clients an integrated team approach from which the best strategic decisions are developed for every stage of litigation. Celebrating its milestone 25th Anniversary, the firm has proudly earned a reputation as one of the nation’s best litigation firms, including recognition on the American Lawyer list of U.S. Litigation Boutique Firms of the Year in 2019, 2009 and 2005, and its lawyers regularly honored as among the best litigators in the country.