J. Chris Juravich

Attorney at Law

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J. Christopher Juravich

Attorney at Law

9801 Westheimer, Suite 302

Houston, Texas 77042

Telephone: 713-917-6810

Telecopier: 713-588-8442

Email: JCJuravich@aol.com


Practice Areas: Civil Trial; Commercial and Consumer Litigation; Employment Litigation; Appeals

 

Admitted: 1988, Texas; 1989, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; 2000, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit


Law School: University of Houston, J.D., 1988


College: University of Houston, B.S., Chem. Eng., 1985

 

Member: State Bar of Texas.


Legal Scholarship: Note and Comment Editor, Houston Law Review, 1987-1988. Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Houston Law Center, 1996-2000.


Author: Note, "The Emergence of Dramshop Liability in Texas," 25 Hous. L. Rev. 801 (1988); Note, "In re Timbers of Inwood Forest Associates: Lost Opportunity Costs Uncompensable Under the Automatic Stay Provision for Adequate Protection," 24 Hous. L. Rev. 665 (1987)

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Reported Cases (I was the lead trial attorney and wrote the principal brief for the prevailing party on appeal): Andrews v. Sullivan, 76 S.W.3d 702 (Tex. App.–Corpus Christi 2002, no pet.) (fraud in real estate transaction); Lassetter v. Strategic Materials, Inc., 192 F.Supp.2d 698 (N.D. Tex. 2002), aff’d, 72 Fed. Appx. 106, 2003 U.S. App. LEXIS 15232 (5th Cir. 2003) (ADEA defense); Custom Corporates, Inc. v. Security Storage, Inc., 207 S.W.3d 835 (Tex. App.–Houston [14th Dist.] 2006, no pet.) (mandamus); Corpus v. Arriaga, 294 S.W.3d 629 (Tex. App.—Houston [1st Dist.] 2009, no pet.) (fraudulent transfer); Showbiz Multimedia, LLC v. Mountain States Mortg. Ctrs., Inc., 303 S.W.3d 769 (Tex. App.—Houston [1st Dist] 2009, no pet.) (fraud case involving improper jury argument); Barber v. Cangelosi, 2010 Tex. App. LEXIS 247 (Tex. App.—Houston [1st Dist.] 2010, pet. denied) (will contest); Maher v. PS Tex. Holdings, Ltd., 2010 Tex. App. LEXIS 4243 (Tex. App.—Houston [1st Dist.] 2010, no pet.) (breach of contract); Brasch v. Lane, 2011 Tex. App. LEXIS 4252 (Tex. App.—Houston [1st Dist.] 2011, no pet.) (lis pendens); PAS, Inc. v. Engel, 350 S.W.3d 601 (Tex. App.—Houston [14th Dist.] 2011, no pet.) (fraud).