Commercial Litigation

When a client is facing complex commercial litigation issues that affect stock price, reputation or future profitability it is important to choose the right legal team to stand behind you. In our role as legal counsel, we take pride in developing a deep understanding of our client’s unique business and legal objectives.

Lawsuits and their aftermath have changed the face of business as we know it. The commercial litigation team at Coats Rose has the know-how to not only meet the challenges of litigation but anticipate and therefore help avoid potential future problems.

The commercial litigation attorneys of Coats Rose have handled many of the highest-profile, complex litigation matters on behalf of clients ranging from global corporations and start up businesses. We understand litigation can’t be a business owner’s full time job. We approach commercial litigation as an extension of the client’s business, taking care of matters with the full strength of our Firm’s resources to bear towards a win.

Commercial Litigation Lawyers That Understand Business

Our litigation lawyers have an extraordinary depth of experience, and practical expertise across multiple industries. This allows our team to identify our client’s distinct needs and objectives early in the process, and design an aggressive, creative litigation strategy.

Coats Rose commercial litigation attorneys try cases in state and federal courts throughout Texas and across the nation, in virtually all fields of litigation. Our attorneys represent both plaintiffs and defendants, many of whom are corporate, governmental or institutional clients. During the litigation strategy process, we work hard to ensure that our clients are fully aware of their progress towards resolution.

Areas of Practice:

  • Anti-trust
  • Appellate
  • Business torts
  • Construction
  • Contract
  • Creditor’s rights
  • Eminent domain
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Finance and Banking
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Labor
  • Maritime
  • Oil and Gas
  • Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Real estate
  • Residential construction defects
  • Toxic Tort Defense
  • Securities


9 Greenway Plaza, Ste. 1100
Houston, Texas 77046
Phone: 713.651.0111
Fax: 713.651.0220
Toll Free: 800.535.2701

Dallas – Downtown

Republic Center, Suite 4150
325 N. St. Paul Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
Phone: 214.651.6500

Dallas - Preston

14755 Preston Road
Suite 600
Dallas, Texas 75254
Phone: 972.788.1600
Fax: 972.702.0662



901 South Mopac Expressway, Bldg. 1, Ste. 500
Austin, Texas 78746
Phone: 512.469.7987
Fax: 512.469.9408
Toll Free: 855.679.6763

San Antonio

1020 Northeast Loop 410, Ste. 800
San Antonio, Texas 78209
Phone: 210.224.7098
Fax: 210.212.5698
Toll Free: 800.862.5079

New Orleans

365 Canal Street, Ste. 800
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Phone: 504.299.3070
Fax: 504.299.3071
Toll Free: 888.435.8214