• Case
    ASTROS A foul ball, a child’s fractured skull and first overture to Astros about a settlement

    A 25-month-old girl who suffered a fractured skull when struck by a foul ball at an Astros game last month continues to recover from her injuries, and her family has hired a prominent Houston attorney to consult with the Astros about the matter.

    PublicationHouston Chronicle
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Sherie Potts Beckman, Warner V. Hocker.

    Year

    June 26, 2019

  • Case
    Veterans fight for our freedom: it’s time we fight for their legal aid

    The Joe Jamail Endowment for Veteran Legal Services, created by Houston attorney Richard Mithoff, launched last year to provide a funding source for Texas veterans to have access to legal services. Since its inception, the endowment has raised more than $800,000.

    PublicationThe Gilmer Mirror
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff.

    Year

    November 8, 2018

  • Case
    Texas Justices Keep Noble on the Hook for the $63 million Indemnity

    The Texas Supreme Court on Friday declined to revisit its decision that Noble Energy Inc. has to indemnify ConocoPhillips in connection with the $63 million in environmental cleanup costs despite arguments that Noble’s predecessor wasn’t properly told about the indemnity agreement.

    PublicationLaw360
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Sherie Potts Beckman, Warner V. Hocker.

    Result

    $63 Million

    Year

    December 15, 2017

  • Case
    EPA Finds Dioxin Exposed at Superfund Site after Storm, Orders Tests

    Cancer causing dioxins leached from a Superfund site along a Texas river during Hurricane Harvey flood, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said, triggered calls for the toxic wastes to be permanently moved.

    PublicationReuters
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Sherie Potts Beckman.

    Year

    September 29, 2017

  • Case
    EPA Finds Damage at Superfund Site from Hurricane Harvey

    The EPA confirmed the fears of citizens that Hurricane Harvey flooding spawned a leak in one of the most dangerous and vulnerable of Houston’s Superfund sites — the San Jacinto Waste Pits.

    PublicationHouston Chronicle
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Sherie Potts Beckman.

    Year

    September 29, 2017

  • Case
    EPA statement

    Statement of EPA concerning Superfund site at San Jacinto waste pits

    PublicationSan Jacinto River Waste Pits Superfund Site Data
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Sherie Potts Beckman.

    Year

    September 28, 2017

  • Case
    With Billions at stake in VW case, state and counties at odds

    Volkswagen faces billions of dollars in fine in Texas for its admitted cheating on emissions tests, but the potential payday is being held up as the state Attorney General and county officials fight in court over which government agencies will get to claim a share of the proceeds from the German auto giant.

    PublicationHouston Chronicle
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Sherie Potts Beckman, Warner V. Hocker.

    Year

    July 7, 2017