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  • Rusty Hardin Featured in “Trial Ace” Profile by National Legal News Service Law360

    September 22, 2015

    Rusty Hardin was named a national "Trial Ace" and featured in a laudatory profile by the national legal news service Law 360. The profile is here: Trial Ace: Hardin & Associates' Rusty Hardin (subscription required). The article mentions some of Hardin's triumphs and hard cases from successfully defending... read more

  • Former Cancer Agency Official Found Not Guilty

    August 26, 2015

    Jerry Cobbs , a former high-ranking official with the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT), was acquitted by an Austin jury. He was accused of improperly  securing an $11 million grant for a biotechnology firm by misleading his colleagues. Mr. Cobbs, former chief commercialization officer of the state... read more

  • Testimony begins in trial for Ex-CPRIT official Jerry Cobbs

    August 19, 2015

    Firm lawyers Rusty Hardin and Jennifer Brevorka, representing ex-cancer agency officer Jerry Cobbs in an Austin trial, told jurors in opening statements that their client became a scapegoat for his embattled employer that faced allegations of corruption over how it awarded state money to commercial research projects. Mr.... read more

  • HCC Settles With Ousted Chancellor For $850,000

    August 14, 2015

    Rusty Hardin and firm lawyer Jennifer Brevorka represented former Houston Community College chancellor and general counsel Renee Byas and successfully negotiated an $850,000 payout for her, including attorneys fees. Ms. Byas worked to update policies at the community college  but was dismissed and then taken to court... read more

  • Attorney Hollingsworth: Doctor convicted of poisoning lover deserves new trial

    April 10, 2015

    Attorney Derek Hollingsworth, who defended Dr. Ana Gonzalez at trial, is featured on a KPRC NBC-TV 2 story discussing new evidence that has led to a request for a new  trial for the doctor convicted of aggravated assault and sent to prison for 10 years for poisoning her lover,... read more

  • ETP Cut Pipeline Pressure To Run Off Enterprise, Jury Told

    April 7, 2015

    Rusty Hardin, along with other lawyers from the firm, represents Enterprise Products Partners LP in its lawsuit against Energy Transfer Partners LP alleging ETP unnecessarily and purposefully lowered pressure to an oil and gas pipeline and cost Enterprise more than  $20 million to create a solution. The other lawyers working... read more

  • Houston Energy Co. Wins $8.5M In Ex-Employee Fraud Dispute

    January 29, 2015

    A Texas jury awarded Houston-based Smith Energy Co. $8.5 million on Monday, finding that a former employee committed fraud and theft in connection with oil and gas leases in several counties in West Texas. A Judicial District Court jury in Terry County ruled that Mark P. Hardwick, hired by Smith... read more

  • Judge denies HCC protective order request

    January 29, 2015

    Houston Community College, which fired its lawyer Renee Byas and then sued her, won't get the protective order it sought last week to seal HCC documents in the court case. Rusty Hardin told the court that HCC sought to fire Byas because she, along with attorneys at Gardere Wynne Sewell,... read more

  • Attorney Derek Hollingsworth Defends Clients in a Variety of Interesting and High Profile Cases

    December 8, 2014

    Derek Hollingsworth is profiled here on a legal website. A partner at Rusty Hardin & Associates, he is fortunate enough to represent clients in a wide variety of interesting cases all over the United States. He has a lot of flexibility on the types of cases he chooses... read more

  • Kurt Busch attorney Rusty Hardin rips congresswoman for NASCAR letter

    November 17, 2014

    HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Kurt Busch's attorney lashed out in response to a California congresswoman lobbying NASCAR and Stewart-Haas Racing to suspend Busch for the season finale Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., wrote a letter to NASCAR and the race team and issued a news release requesting that Busch be... read more

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  • Trial Lawyer Daniel Dutko Promoted to Partner

    September 29, 2020read more

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