Attorneys

Stephen S. Andrews
Of Counsel

Direct: 713-979-5123

Legal Experience

Mr. Andrews’ primary practice area is civil litigation. He has extensive experience in complex, multi-party cases including products liability, toxic tort, personal injury and commercial disputes. Mr. Andrews has first chair experience in numerous jury trials including a four week products liability trial arising from an aircraft accident resulting in one death and several serious back injuries, a six week insurance coverage trial arising from the release of perchloroethylene and a products liability trial involving serious injuries as a result of a scaffold collapse. He also was extensively involved in the defense of an accounting firm in a six week trial involving alleged accountant malpractice and was lead counsel in the successful defense at trial of a manufacturer of an asbestos containing product against a claim of exposure resulting in mesothelioma. Most recently, he successfully defended at trial several former employees of a large oil field services company against claims of breach of a non-solicitation agreement and tortious interference with contractual relations.

Education

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, University of Houston, 1974
  • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and Psychology, University of Iowa, 1971

Professional Licenses

  •    Attorney at Law, Texas, 1974

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • Texas Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Professional Experiences

  • Brown McCarroll, L. L. P., Partner, 2001-2007
  • Woodard, Hall & Primm, P.C., 1975 – 2001
  • United States Air Force, Assistant Staff Judge Advocate, 1975
  • Woodard, Hall& Primm, P.C., 1974 – 1975

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Associate Municipal Judge, City of Spring Valley
  • Houston Bar Association
  • CPT USAFR (retired)