We are a twelve-lawyer Construction Law boutique. Our senior partner, William Allensworth, helped found the Construction Law Section of the State Bar of Texas and was the founder and first Chairman of the Construction Law Section of the Travis County [Austin] Bar Association. All of our lawyers have devoted their careers to the practice of Construction Law, and we have handled countless construction disputes and helped negotiate and draft contracts on a wide variety of construction projects.
By: Megan Kateff Texas follows the so-called “American Rule” for attorney’s fees, under which each party is responsible for its own attorney’s fees unless the recovery is specifically provided for by either contract or statute. Section 38.001 of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code (§ 38.001) provides for the recovery of attorney’s fees for Continue Reading