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Gibbs Henderson Named a Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer in Texas

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The National Trial Lawyers welcomes Waters Kraus & Paul partner to its exclusive organization for elite young trial lawyers.

Waters Kraus & Paul partner Gibbs Henderson has been selected for invitation to membership of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40. According to The National Trial Lawyers, Mr. Henderson is part of an elite group of the top 40 attorneys from the...

Dallas Attorney Patrick J. Wigle Honored by Texas Bar Foundation

plaintiffs’ law firm Only the top 1/3 of 1% of Texas attorneys are invited to become a Fellow.

DALLAS – Patrick Wigle, an attorney with Waters & Kraus, LLP, has been elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Fellows of the Foundation are selected for their outstanding professional achievements and their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of the justice system...

Asbestos Exposure, Mesothelioma Litigation Trends Focus of California Conference

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Co-Chair Michael Armitage: Conference occurs at important time for asbestos-exposure mesothelioma litigation

LOS ANGELES – Top asbestos-exposure litigators from both sides of the bar and judges who have presided over some of the most important recent asbestos-related mesothelioma cancer trials are gathering in Los Angeles to review litigation trends, trial techniques and the science...

Waters Kraus & Paul Partner Wins Leonard Ring Award

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American Association for Justice Honors Gary Paul with One of its Highest Awards for Distinguished Service

LOS ANGELES – July 25, 2016 – Waters Kraus & Paul partner Gary M. Paul has been awarded the prestigious Leonard Ring Champion of Justice Award by the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and presented by AAJ President Larry Tawwater. The award...

Gary Paul Talks to CAOC About Asbestos Naval Case

Gary Paul

Gary Paul, a partner in the Los Angeles office of Waters Kraus & Paul, talks to the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) about the case regarding Davis v. American Standard, et. al. In this 2008 video clip, Gary discusses the challenges of representing the asbestos plaintiffs, like the Davis family, in naval asbestos-mesothelioma case. This video was shown at the CAOC’s Annual...

Waters Kraus & Paul Partner, Paul Lawrence, Speaks Out On Attorney-Client Privilege

Paul Lawrence Explains Fifth Circuit Decision Concerning Mistakenly Disclosed Memo Written By Exxon Mobil In-House Lawyer June 24, 2014 — When Trial News (membership required) recently sought the opinion of experienced legal counsel to explain a ruling by the Fifth Circuit on the attorney-client privilege, the publication turned to Paul Lawrence, a Waters &...

Waters Kraus & Paul Partner Loren Jacobsen Heads False Claims Act Panel Discussion

June 17, 2014 — Waters & Kraus partner Loren Jacobson recently moderated a False Claims Act panel discussion in Washington D.C. that focused on proving damages and assessing penalties in qui tam lawsuits. Those on the panel included David Wiseman, Senior Trial Counsel with the U.S. Justice Department as well as nationally recognized lawyers who represent corporations and health care...

Waters Kraus & Paul Partner Takes Office as President of World’s Largest Trial Bar

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Gary M. Paul to Lead American Association for Justice in Its 65th Year

LOS ANGELES — July 13, 2011 — For 65 years, the American Association for Justice (AAJ) has been fighting to protect the public’s Seventh Amendment right to a trial by jury — and now, a member whose involvement in the organization spans 30 years will lead the charge as AAJ...

Gary Paul AAJ Vice President and Leaders Forum Reception

Gary Paul WKP Partner Gary M. Paul Elected VP of American Association for Justice (AAJ)

Mr. Paul to be Installed July 29 at AAJ 2009 Convention; WKP to Co-Sponsor Special Reception at San Francisco’s MOMA


LOS ANGELES — July 16, 2009 — WKP partner Gary M. Paul will be installed as vice-president of the American Association for Justice during the AAJ’s...

WK Partner Gary M. Paul Named CAALA’s

Gary Paul WK Partner Gary M. Paul Named CAALA’s “Trial Lawyer of the Year”

Gary Paul Becomes the First Two-Time Recipient of Prestigious Award Since 1985

LOS ANGELES – December 1, 2008 – Waters & Kraus partner Gary M. Paul has been named “Trial Lawyer of he Year” by the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles’...

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