- A Sense of Empathy: Noted Personal Injury Attorney is Representing Harris County in its Case Against VolkswagenAugust 7, 2016
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- Soundly SettledOctober 26, 1998
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Richard Mithoff was asked to represent Harris County's interest in the tobacco litigation case. He helped secure a multi-billion dollar settlement.
Representative Cases in the News
Tobacco case -- column by Chronicle's Rick Casey
Editorial by Houston Chronicle
- Star Lawyer to Aid County in Quest for Tobacco, Funds New Tobacco Deal Would Aid Counties
The tobacco industry will pay Texas' 254 counties for health care costs associated with smoking under a tentative agreement reached between negotiators for the counties and state lawmakers.