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08 Sep, 2015, 14:54 ET Eight with Beaumont Law Firm Provost Umphrey Earn 2015 Texas Super Lawyers Recognition

 Eight attorneys at legendary Texas personal injury law firm Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P. have been named to the 2015 list of Texas Super...


06 Aug, 2014, 09:05 ET Provost Umphrey: Lawsuit Filed to Determine Cause of Georgia-Pacific Plant Explosion

 Provost Umphrey attorney Jane Swearingen Leger and Mike Love with Mike Love & Associates LLC have filed suit in Polk County, Texas on...


25 Jul, 2014, 11:00 ET Paul "Chip" Ferguson Appointed to State Bar of Texas Committee

Provost Umphrey equity partner Paul "Chip" Ferguson was recently appointed to the State Bar of Texas' standing committee on Pattern Jury Charges...


28 Apr, 2014, 10:50 ET Provost Umphrey: Lawyer Achieves Historic Settlement in Georgia-Pacific Boiler Explosion Case

 After four weeks of trial, Jane Swearingen Leger of Provost Umphrey Law Firm obtained a significant confidential settlement on behalf of...


24 Mar, 2014, 12:01 ET $32 Million Dominos Verdict Named a Top 100 Verdict in 2013

The National Law Journal recently announced one of Provost Umphrey's 2013 verdicts was listed in the Top 100 Verdicts in the nation. The $32...


27 Dec, 2013, 14:04 ET Provost Umphrey: Settlement Reached in Thanksgiving Day Pile-Up Accident

Judge Donald Floyd released a Beaumont, Texas jury of their duties on Monday, December 23 after six days of trial. A confidential settlement was...


17 Sep, 2013, 15:18 ET Benchmark Litigation Plaintiff Names Provost Umphrey as Leading Texas Law Firm

 Litigation Benchmark Plaintiff, the definitive guide to America's leading plaintiff litigation firms and attorneys, has listed Provost Umphrey...


10 Sep, 2013, 13:56 ET Seven Provost Umphrey Attorneys Named as 2013 Super Lawyers

Co-Founding Partner Walter Umphrey, Bryan Blevins, Paul "Chip" Ferguson, Joseph Fisher, J. Keith Hyde, James Payne and Mark Sparks have been...


11 Jun, 2012, 11:34 ET Provost Umphrey: NFL Head Injury Attorney Announces Additional Players Joining Lawsuit

27 additional football players are joining the roster of retired players suing the NFL for purposefully attempting to hide a well-known link...


24 Apr, 2012, 15:56 ET Provost Umphrey: Football Hall of Famers, Dallas Ring of Honor Recipients Bring Suit Against NFL

 28 Former NFL players are filing suit in Houston, home of the Houston Texans, claiming the NFL has purposefully attempted to hide a well-known...