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Bracewell LLP

711 LOUISIANA STREET, STE 2300, HOUSTON, TX 77002, USA
Tel:
Work +1 713 223 2300
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Fax +1 800 404 3970
Email:
Web:
www.bracewell.com

Warren Harris

Tel:
Work +1.713.221.1490
Email:
Web:
www.bracewell.com/people/warren-w-harris
Bracewell LLP

Work Department

Appellate

Position

Warren Harris has handled hundreds of appeals and original proceedings in the Texas Supreme Court, United States Supreme Court, and state and federal courts of appeals, including handling many cases that were originally tried by other law firms. He also assists in pretrial and trial strategy, preservation of error at trial, preparation of and arguing jury charges, post-verdict proceedings in trial courts, and analysis of the trial record for appellate potential.

Career

Warren Harris heads the firm's appellate practice.

Education

J.D., cum laude, University of Houston Law Center, 1988; B.B.A., University of Houston, 1985


United States: Dispute resolution

Appellate

Within: Appellate

Bracewell LLP’s practice handles multiple high-profile appellate cases at the Texas Supreme Court and courts of appeals throughout the state. At the Fourth Circuit, Houston-based practice chair Warren Harris and Yvonne Ho successfully defended appellee KBR, Inc. against $100m-worth of claims by thousands of service members and civilian employees alleging injuries resulting from KBR’s waste management services at military bases across Iraq and Afghanistan. In a case currently pending before the Texas Supreme Court, Harris also served as lead counsel acting for crude petroleum and natural gas company Carlton Energy in a dispute with appellant Gene Phillips involving breach of and tortious interference with contracts regarding a gas lease. Other noteworthy clients include Westlake Chemical Corporation, Weatherford International, and Prosperity Bancshares. Jeffrey Oldham left to serve as general counsel to Texas governor Greg Abbott.

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