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Sep 05, 2014, 07:00 ET

Nine Provost Umphrey Lawyers Named to 2014 List of Texas Super Lawyers

Nine lawyers from Provost Umphrey Law Firm have been selected to the 2014 Texas Super Lawyers List. Walter Umphrey, Bryan Blevins, Jr., Paul...

Aug 18, 2014, 10:05 ET

Nine Provost Umphrey Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015

 Nine lawyers from Provost Umphrey Law Firm have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America©2015. Walter Umphrey, Bryan...

Aug 04, 2014, 11:30 ET

Whistleblower Prompts FAA Investigation and Fine for Southwest Airlines

Provost Umphrey attorney Jane Swearingen Leger is representing Jeffrey Bondurant, a former Southwest Airlines cargo manager, who was allegedly...

May 23, 2014, 06:35 ET

Matthew Matheny Named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40

 Provost Umphrey Law Firm is proud to announce that Matthew Matheny has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40. The...

Feb 03, 2014, 09:40 ET

Provost Umphrey Brings Class Action Suit Against Target

 Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P. filed a class action lawsuit on January 29, 2014 in the United States District Court in Minnesota on behalf...

Nov 14, 2013, 15:12 ET

Provost Umphrey Inducted Into Texas Verdicts Hall of Fame

 The Provost Umphrey Law Firm is being inducted into Texas Lawyer's inaugural Texas Verdicts Hall of Fame for the 2012 jury verdict in JJJJ...

Nov 01, 2013, 11:55 ET

Provost Umphrey Law Firm Ranked Among 2014 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms"

Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P. has been selected as a 2014 U.S. News and World Report – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms." The firm...

Aug 29, 2013, 15:29 ET

Provost Umphrey Attorneys Win $32 Million Dollar Verdict Against Dominos Pizza

A Beaumont, Texas jury has determined the negligence of Dominos Pizza resulted in a deadly car accident caused by a pizza delivery driver. On...

Jun 27, 2013, 18:57 ET

Provost Umphrey Attorney, Zona Jones, Co-Counsel in City of West Fertilizer Explosion Lawsuit

 The City of West, Texas has filed a lawsuit against Illinois-based CF Industries, the company that supplied ammonium nitrate to Adair...

Apr 15, 2013, 12:15 ET

Two Provost Umphrey Law Firm Cases Selected to The National Law Journal's Top 100 Verdicts 2012 List

 The National Law Journal recently announced two of Provost Umphrey's verdicts in 2012 were listed in the top 100 verdicts in the...

Apr 03, 2013, 15:41 ET

Provost Umphrey Named a 2013 U.S. Top Ranked Law Firm by Martindale-Hubbell®

 LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell® has recognized Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P. as one of the 2013 U.S. Top-Ranked Law Firms, with...

Jan 29, 2013, 14:17 ET

Provost Umphrey Law Firm Tackles Important Women's Health Issues

 Dedicated to meeting the legal needs of the injured nationwide, Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P., is taking on a leading role in...

Nov 30, 2012, 16:59 ET

Provost Umphrey Law Firm: $65 Million Judgment Against First National Bank Edinburg

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 281st State District Court Judge Sylvia Matthews entered a judgment in the amount of $65,884,838.70 against First...

Sep 24, 2012, 15:35 ET

Provost Umphrey Law Firm Among Top Law Firms in America says The Best Lawyers in America®

 Provost Umphrey Law Firm, LLP is honored to have more lawyers included in The Best Lawyers in America for excellence in the fields of...

Sep 10, 2012, 16:00 ET

Provost Umphrey Settles Lawsuit Against Dole Food Company

 The Provost & Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P. ("Provost"), in association with its foreign counsel, announces the global settlement of all...

Jul 12, 2012, 16:45 ET

Provost Umphrey: $118 Million Verdict Against First National Bank and Conroe Area Lawyer

A Harris County State District Court jury awarded a $118 million verdict to six investors that were defrauded by First National Bank of...

Dec 02, 2005, 00:00 ET

Provost Umphrey, LLP Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against Guidant Corporation

DALLAS, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Provost & Umphrey Law Firm, LLP filed a securities fraud class action against Guidant Corporation (NYSE:...

Nov 20, 2001, 00:00 ET

Settlement Reached in Star Enterprise Discrimination Case

BEAUMONT, Texas, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Judge Howell Cobb, United States District Judge approved a settlement between Star Enterprise and the...

Oct 03, 2001, 01:00 ET

Plaintiffs' Statement Regarding Freight Forwarder Eagle Global Logistics' October 3rd Press Release on Multimillion Dollar Discrimination Case Settlement

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Provost and Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P.: An October 3, 2001, press...

Oct 02, 2001, 01:00 ET

Major Freight Carrier Agrees to $9 Million Settlement With EEOC; Further Claims of Discrimination Related Misconduct Remain to be Addressed

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Eagle Global Logistics, one of the nation's largest freight forwarders, has entered into a $9 million...