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GBKH Partner Mark Kincaid Included in The Best Lawyers in America©

GBKH is proud to announce that partner Mark L. Kincaid has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. The publication recognized Mark for his work in Commercial Litigation and Insurance Litigation. Mark has extensive experience representing individuals and businesses in insurance…


Five GBKH Lawyers Included in 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©

GBKH is proud to announce that Jim George, Doug Brothers, Mark Kincaid, Russ Horton, and Julie Ford have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, a leading directory of the nation’s top legal…


GBKH Partner Russ Horton Named Top Lawyer in Intellectual Property Law by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™

GBKH is proud to announce that Partner B. Russell “Russ” Horton has been named a 2014 Top Rated Lawyer in Intellectual Property Law by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™, leading providers of services to the legal community. Russ’s practice includes the representation of both plaintiffs and defendants, and he…


GBKH Partner Presents Texas Public Information Act Paper to State Bar

On June 12, 2014, GBKH Partner Jim George presented Texas Public Information Act v. Discovery: A Matter of Timing, a paper he co-wrote with fellow Partner Suzette Selden, at the State Bar of Texas’s Advanced Administrative Law Seminar. The paper focuses on the Texas Public Information Act (TPIA), and…


GBKH Sues Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) over $600 Million in Hurricane Ike Losses

On March 31st, GBKH filed a lawsuit in Austin, Texas, against the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) related the organization’s improper shifting of hundreds of millions of dollars in hurricane-related losses onto the backs of the state’s coastal residents. The lawsuit is filed on behalf of Ramiro “Gamby” Gamboa, a Corpus…


GBKH Partner Doug Brothers Inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers

GBKH is proud to announce that Partner D. Douglas “Doug” Brothers has been inducted as a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in the nation. Extended only after careful investigation, fellowship in the College is reserved for experienced trial…


Lance Armstrong Settles High-Profile Fraud Case on Eve of Deposition by GBKH

On November 20th, cyclist Lance Armstrong settled a $3 million fraud case filed by GBKH on behalf of the Nebraska-based Acceptance Insurance Company, just one day before he was scheduled to give sworn testimony on his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Acceptance had paid Armstrong performance-related bonuses under the terms of an…


GBKH Wins Pro Bono Fight to Keep Elderly Woman in Her Home

GBKH is proud to announce that it has succeeded in stopping the foreclosure of a home owned since 1968 by Aron Ezilla Ridge, a 75-year-old Austin woman in failing health. The Kansas City-based lender James B. Nutter & Co. had filed a lawsuit to foreclose on Ridge’s property, incorrectly claiming she…


Court Seizes Debtor’s Homestead for Securities Fraud

GBKH lawyers Russ Horton and Elizabeth von Kreisler successfully objected to a bankruptcy debtor’s homestead exemption, a rare achievement in Texas. The debtor had previously been found liable to a GBKH client for violations of securities law and fraud. After the debtor filed for bankruptcy, Mr. Horton and Ms. von Kreisler…


GBKH Seeks Recovery for Oscar-Nominated Director Richard Linklater

GBKH is continuing to fight on behalf of Richard Linklater, the acclaimed director of Dazed and Confused, Before Sunset, and Bernie, in a case tied to the 2011 wildfire that devastated the community of Bastrop, Texas. Sadly, the fire destroyed the building housing Mr. Linklater’s film archives, a priceless collection that…


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