About Us

Our objective at Coats Rose is to perform legal work to the highest standards, at a reasonable cost to our clients. We have the breadth and depth of experience required to fulfill our clients’ needs in various types of transactions and controversies, with particular emphasis in the areas of real estate, public finance, affordable housing and community development, construction and surety, land use, corporate and business law, tax, labor & employment, government relations, wealth preservation and transfer planning, and health care.

For over 35 years the attorneys at Coats Rose have been cultivating long term client relationships and helping clients to achieve their business aims. Upon reflection, we have found the vast majority of our business has derived from our longstanding client relationships. We treasure this fact and see it as the best indication we are achieving our goal.


We have focused our practice on what we do best:

  • Affordable Housing and Community Development
  • Real Estate
  • Public Finance
  • Construction and Surety
  • Labor and Employment
  • Insurance
  • Litigation
  • Corporate and Business Law
  • Government Relations
  • Land Use
  • Tax
  • Wealth Preservation Planning
  • Wealth Transfer Planning
  • Health Care

Diversity Policy

Coats Rose advances the goal of diversity through the meaningful business participation of women and minorities. We endeavor to promote gender and racial diversity by utilizing the services of qualified minority and women owned business enterprises.

Our internal dedication to diversity is demonstrated through the recruitment, retention and promotion of employees from diverse backgrounds. At Coats Rose, we recognize the importance of inclusion and seek to create an environment in which these efforts are encouraged and supported.

Our lawyers are licensed to practice in a number of states across the country.





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


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


PNC Center
201 E. 5th Street, Suite 1810
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 513.830.0261
Fax: 513.672.0381