DALLAS, Dec. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted appellate attorney and litigator Katherine Elrich has joined the Dallas-based commercial litigation firm Cobb Martinez Woodward PLLC.
Ms. Elrich has 17 years of experience in significant post-trial and appellate matters heard in both state and federal courts on behalf of clients in a wide range of industries. Among her accomplishments is serving as a member of the appellate team representing a group of majority shareholders that won a landmark decision from the Texas Supreme Court in 2014.
To learn more about Ms. Elrich and her work, click here: http://www.cobbmartinez.com/Attorneys/Katherine-Elrich.shtml.
The ruling in Ritchie v. Rupe further defined legal standards in Texas for a plaintiff's cause of action in minority shareholder oppression claims. Ms. Elrich also has significant experience handling challenges to personal jurisdiction for non-resident clients sued in both state and federal courts in Texas.
"Katherine is a well-respected, highly skilled attorney, and we're fortunate that she made the decision to join us," says Managing Member David R. Woodward. "Her knowledge and experience in appellate law will further support the needs of our clients in complex disputes and enhance our overall approach to any matter in litigation."
Ms. Elrich earned her law degree, with high honors, from the Texas Tech University School of Law in 1998 after completing her undergraduate degree at The University of Texas at Arlington in 1995. Previously a partner with the Dallas office of Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. and Hermes Sargent Bates, LLP, she has earned selection to the annual Texas Super Lawyers for the past two years, and was named as a Texas Rising Star from 2005-2012. Ms. Elrich was also honored in D Magazine's annual Best Lawyers in Dallas list in 2014.
"This firm has a high caliber of attorneys and a roster of interesting cases moving into the appellate courts," says Ms. Elrich. "I'm very excited about making this move and the opportunity to engage in several matters with important legal and business implications at the state and federal level."
About Cobb Martinez Woodward
Cobb Martinez Woodward PLLC provides high-quality, cost-effective representation to clients throughout Texas. Founded in 2008, the firm's practice encompasses a diverse range of litigation in multiple industry sectors, including professional liability and licensure matters, legal malpractice defense, premises liability, personal injury, product liability, and commercial litigation and arbitration for both defendants and plaintiffs. To learn more about the firm, visit http://www.cobbmartinez.com/.
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