Coats Rose Texas Construction Practice Ranked in the 2018 Chambers USA Legal Guide by Chambers & Partners

HOUSTON – May 8, 2018 – Coats Rose, P.C. is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA, as a leading law firm in Construction law.  Additionally, director Rick Reed has been named as a leading individual in the field of Construction Law.
Chambers noted that sources commended Reed for his experience in assisting with the procurement and negotiation of contracts for major projects. He is said to have an “excellent understanding of construction law, good client interaction and very effective negotiating skills.”
Reed is the Director in charge of the firm’s San Antonio, Texas office and a Past Chair of the Construction Law Section of the Texas State Bar.  He is board certified in Construction Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.  Reed has significant experience in the drafting and negotiating of all types of engineering, procurement and construction contracts for major projects.  He has extensive experience in developing strategies for and managing complex construction litigation matters, as well as commercial, labor and employment law disputes
Chambers and Partners has published its widely respected guides to the legal profession since 1990, and now covers 185 jurisdictions throughout the world.  Chambers conducts in-depth interviews with lawyers and their clients, and utilizes these interviews and other factors such as technical experience, business acumen, prompt delivery, and value to identify and rank lawyers worldwide.
About Coats Rose, P.C.
Coats Rose is a business transaction and litigation law firm based in Houston. For more than 30 years, the firm has leveraged its vast legal experience to fulfill clients’ needs in numerous transactions and controversies, spanning real estate law, affordable housing and community development, public finance, commercial litigation, construction/surety law, intellectual property, government relations, labor and employment law, mergers and acquisitions, securities law, tax, and wealth planning and preservation. Coats Rose also has offices in Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, New Orleans and Cincinnati. Learn more at



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