• Case
    Karnes County Landowners Turn to Court for Answers About Marathon Oil’s Royalty Payments

    A Karnes County family has filed a lawsuit to get records from Marathon Oil Corp. to determine whether the company properly paid royalties for oil and natural gas leases on their land.

    John and Kelly Foster filed their lawsuit before Judge Donna Reyes with the 81st State District Court in Karnes County on Wednesday morning, and Marathon Oil (NYSE: MRO) officials had not been served the lawsuit as of Wednesday afternoon.

    PublicationSan Antonio Express Journal
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Warner V. Hocker.

    Year

    August 18, 2016

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    Houston’s Richard Mithoff Looks for Cliffhangers Outside of Court

    The Secret Lives of Lawyers

    PublicationLaw360 In-Depth
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff.

    Year

    August 7, 2016

  • Case
    A Sense of Empathy: Noted Personal Injury Attorney is Representing Harris County in its Case Against Volkswagen

    Richard Mithoff Has Championed the Causes of Consumers, Workers

    PublicationHouston Chronicle
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff.

    Year

    August 7, 2016

  • Case
    Harris County Warns Some Near San Jacinto Waste Pits Not to Drink the Water

    Health officials told residents near the San Jacinto waste pits to drink only bottled water for now.

    PublicationHouston Chronicle
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff, Sherie Potts Beckman.

    Year

    July 7, 2016

  • Case
    Med Mal in Texas: Time to Tweak the Reforms? Plaintiff and Defense Lawyers Both See Room for Modifications

    Since January, well-known Houston plaintiff Lawyer Richard Mithoff filed on behalf of clients three petitions against medical providers in state court in Houston—more than the total number of such claims he filed in the previous seven years.

    In those petitions, Mithoff targeted a hospital that allegedly allowed a nurse to give a nondiabetic patient insulin causing brain damage and two other sets of providers that allegedly failed to properly diagnose patients’ conditions.

    PublicationTexas Lawyer
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff.

    Year

    June 1, 2016

  • Case
    Mithoff Tapped to Lead Steering Committee in Volkswagen Emissions Litigation

    The Austin judge overseeing pretrial matters in the Texas multidistrict air pollution litigation against Volkswagen has appointed Houston plaintiff’s lawyer Richard Mithoff  as lead counsel for the Texas Clean Air Act county plaintiff’s steering committee.

    PublicationTexas Lawyer
    Attorneys

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

    Year

    May 25, 2016

  • Case
    Historic Tobacco Case Re-examined: Biggest Litigation Win Ever or Complete Scam?

    Twenty years ago, Texas entered into a landmark agreement with tobacco companies. Houston lawyer Richard Mithoff represented Harris County in a separate litigation, netting millions of dollars for the citizens of the county and state.

    PublicationTexas Law Book
    Attorneys

    Richard Warren Mithoff.

    Year

    April 14, 2016