‘Attorney Spotlight’ Category

Southern California Super Lawyers 2017

Waters Kraus & Paul Partners Continue to Set the Standard for the Practice of Law in California

Waters Kraus & Paul partners Gary Paul, Michael Armitage, and Scott Frost are featured on the 2017 Southern California Super Lawyers list published in the February issue of Southern California Super Lawyers magazine by Thomson Reuters. The list also appears in the February issues...

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...

2016 Texas Rising Stars

– DALLAS – Two Waters Kraus & Paul Attorneys Recognized Among State’s Young Up-And-Coming Lawyers.

Waters Kraus & Paul partner Gibbs Henderson and attorney Patrick Wigle have been selected for inclusion on the Texas Rising Stars list. The list will be featured in the April 2016 issue of Texas Super Lawyers magazine – Rising Stars...

2016 Southern California Super Lawyers®


Three Waters Kraus & Paul Partners Recognized Among State’s Top 5% of Lawyers by Peers

Waters Kraus & Paul partners Gary Paul, Michael Armitage, and Scott Frost have been selected for inclusion on the Southern California Super Lawyers list published in the February 2016 issues of Southern California Super Lawyers magazine by Thomson...

Gary Paul Talks to CAOC About Asbestos Naval Case

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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...

Peter Kraus Appointed to Federal Judicial Center Foundation Board

Waters Kraus & Paul Partner Chosen by U.S. Senate President Pro Tempore to Serve on the FJC Foundation Board, Working to Promote Improvements in Our Judicial Administration

Peter Kraus, a founding and managing partner of Waters Kraus & Paul, was appointed by Senator Harry Reid to serve on the Federal Judicial Center Foundation...

Waters Kraus & Paul Partner Wins Harry Philo Award

American Association for Justice honors Gary Paul with prestigious award for dedication to the civil justice system

Gary Paul, name partner in the law firm of Waters Kraus & Paul, was awarded the prestigious Harry M. Philo Award from the American Association for Justice (AAJ). The award was presented by AAJ President Burton LeBlanc in recognition of Mr....

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 &...

What are my chances?

That’s the first question everyone asks. The truth is it’s impossible to know. But we can tell you this. Waters Kraus & Paul has what it takes to fight against big corporate interests and win. That’s why we’ve taken more mesothelioma trials to verdict than any other firm. And that’s why we’ve recovered more than $1.3 billion for clients like you. Do you think you have a case? Contact us now to speak with an attorney.

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