Recent Posts in Jay Old

  • 11-Jan-2017

    Respected Trial Lawyer Jay Old Joins Texas-based Hicks Thomas LLP

    Jay Old, a highly regarded veteran trial lawyer, has joined the commercial litigation firm Hicks Thomas LLP, where he will represent construction, insurance, petrochemical and healthcare companies, effective January 1. Mr. Old’s addition will ...
  • 13-Dec-2016

    Attorney Client Privilege Protects Non-Retained Expert Communications

    The Houston 14th Court of Appeals issued an opinion today, in-re-texas-windstorm, which will solidify and strengthen the strategy of using one’s clients as experts to prove the reasonableness of conduct by insurers in first party bad faith and ...
  • 3-Nov-2016

    "V" is for Victory!

    Yes, the Cubs won the World Series last night, and everyone outside of Cleveland is both relieved and thrilled. Now that the Cubs’ 108-year drought is out of the way, we are proud to announce a victory of a different sort. One of the great ...
  • 1-Jul-2016

    Mom said hard work will get you recognized...

    Mom shared her wisdom freely, and often: Hard work will get you recognized. We have definitely been working hard in 2016, and just like mom said, we’ve been recognized, too. In a recent stretch, we tried a personal injury case to verdict in ...
  • 1-Apr-2016

    The Party is Over... the Lights are Still On!

    Don Meredith used to sing at the end of Monday Night Football games: “Turn out the lights, the party is over…” The refrain was from an old Willie Nelson song “The Party’s Over.” We think Willie Nelson is the right ...
  • 10-Mar-2016

    Lawyering is an Appealing Life!

    Yesterday, we were in Houston for oral arguments in an appeal from a trial we won some time back. The trip was special because we were working side by side with a good friend and former Texas Supreme Court Justice, Dale Wainwright, and because we ...