‘Waters Kraus & Paul’ Category

Family of Boston Letter Carrier Receives $6.8M Asbestos Verdict

The family of a Boston letter carrier, who was exposed to asbestos in high school, is awarded $6.8M in a Massachusetts mesothelioma trial – Waters Kraus & Paul and Thornton Law Firm tried the case on behalf of plaintiffs.

A Boston jury has handed down a verdict of $6.8 million dollars to the family of a local U.S. postal worker against New England Insulation...

Mesothelioma Victim Receives $7.55M Verdict

A Power Plant worker and his wife are awarded a multimillion-dollar verdict in a Massachusetts asbestos trial.

BOSTON – A Boston jury handed down a verdict of $7.55 million dollars to a power plant worker and his wife against New England Insulation (NEI), which sold, distributed, ripped out, and installed asbestos insulation material until the early 1970s. Gerald...

Peter Kraus Named on 2017 Texas “Super Lawyers” List

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Peter Kraus Has Once Again Been Named on 2017 Texas “Super Lawyers” List in Texas Monthly Magazine

Peter Kraus, founding and managing partner of Waters & Kraus, LLP, has been named for inclusion on the 2017 Texas “Super Lawyers” list featured in Texas Monthly Magazine. This honor recognizes Mr. Kraus as being within the top five percent of lawyers in Texas for his practice...

Waters and Kraus Each Named to Best Lawyers in Dallas 2017

Andy Waters and Peter Kraus Each Named to Best Lawyers in Dallas 2017

Andy Waters and Peter Kraus Have Each Been Named to D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas 2017

Both C. Andrew Waters and Peter Kraus, founders of Waters & Kraus, LLP, have been selected to appear on D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas 2017. This list represents the top 4% of the approximate 19,000 lawyers in Dallas and Collin counties, according to statistics from the State Bar...

Gary Paul Receives Distinguished Service Award

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Gary Paul, a Partner at Waters Kraus & Paul, Receives the Distinguished Service Award for his Contributions to AAJ’s Efforts to Preserve Access to the Courts

The American Association for Justice (“AAJ”) is a national plaintiffs’ lawyer association that strives to promote a fair and effective justice system. The AAJ was formed over 70 years ago, and is the world’s largest...

Peter Kraus Recognized with Above and Beyond Award

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Peter Kraus received the Above and Beyond Award from the AAJ for his Exceptional Contributions to the Organization

Peter Kraus, a founding and managing partner of Waters & Kraus, LLP, received the Above and Beyond Award at the American Association for Justice (“AAJ”) annual summer conference. The award was presented during the Leadership Luncheon on July 23, 2017. The AAJ,...

Could this Be First Talc-Related Asbestos Case to Hit Trial in Penn.?

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Phila. Case Over Asbestos-Infused Talc Could Set Pattern for Series of Claims.

The case is captioned Brandt v. Bon-Ton Stores, and, although the claims stem from plaintiff Sally Brandt’s use of a talcum powder cosmetic product, the case is being handled in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas’ asbestos program. That’s because Brandt claimed...

Peter Kraus Continues to Serve on SW Medical Foundation Board of Trustees

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Elected to Southwestern Medical Foundation’s Board of Trustees in 2011, Peter Kraus has continued to serve with a dedication to servant-leadership and philanthropy. Mr. Kraus is a co-founding partner at Waters Kraus & Paul and is the managing attorney of the firm’s Dallas office. Mr. Kraus has also served as the Chairman of the St. Paul Medical Foundation, a philanthropic foundation...

Independence Day – Celebrating Our Great Nation

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Each Year on July 4th, we Celebrate America’s Independence Day, and the Rights and Freedoms that Make this Country Great

July 4th marks the day Americans celebrate the birth of our nation. On this day, we commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776, and the brave men and women who decided to take a stand against oppression and abuses of their rights and...

Peter Kraus’ Lasting Connection with UT SW-St. Paul

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Peter Kraus Continues His Father’s Legacy by Maintaining His Lifelong Connection to UT Southwestern-St. Paul

Peter Kraus, a founding partner of Waters Kraus & Paul, has a special connection to UT Southwestern University Hospital-St. Paul. As son of the late William Kraus, M.D., he has had ties to the hospital that began at birth.

Mr. Kraus’ father was a Harvard-trained...

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