Current Résumé & Bibliography
J. Christopher Juravich
Attorney at Law
9801 Westheimer, Suite 302
Houston, Texas 77042
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)
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).