Our clients’ needs are paramount. In our role as legal counsel, we take pride in developing a deep understanding of our client’s unique business and legal objectives. In the event litigation becomes necessary to reach those objectives, rest assured there is no better team than the Litigation Section of Coats Rose.Lawsuits can literally change the face of a company. They can loom as a threat to future viability, or present a critical opportunity for a company to defend its right to do business and prosper. The attorneys of Coats Rose know the high stakes our clients face with litigation, and we bring the full strength of our Firm’s resources to bear towards a win.

Litigation Attorneys That Put Your Business First

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. During the process, we work hard to ensure that our clients are fully aware of their progress towards resolution.

The attorneys of Coats Rose 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.

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