Experience

The Firm has an outstanding reputation in the legal, business, political, charitable, and educational communities. Its attorneys are experienced in business and politics. Their practical experience in the corporate and political arenas enable the Firm to provide clients thorough case analysis and sound counsel, grounded in successful business practices and political contacts.

Practice

All of the Firm’s lawyers are generally experienced and fully licensed in civil litigation and business transactions in the state, administrative, and federal trial and appellate courts in Texas. The Firm also has Board Certified attorneys and specialists in specific areas of litigation, including business litigation and governmental regulation.

Reputation

The Firm has an outstanding reputation in the legal, business, political, charitable, and educational communities. For example, Chris Rothfelder is an adjunct professor at Houston College of Law. Richard Rothfelder and Mike Falick have held elective offices. All of the Firm’s attorneys have received the highest professional ratings and recommendations, including the “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.

Community Involement

Richard Rothfelder served as the Mayor of the City of Southside Place for twelve years, and is a former President of the Harris County Mayors’ and Councils’ Association. He is currently the Southside City Attorney.

Mike Falick was elected to serve on the Spring Branch Independent School District Board of Trustees in 2004. He was re-elected three times thereafter, including as its president.

About us

Founded in 1996.
Civil and
Business Litigation,
Government Regulation

All of the Firm's lawyers are experienced in civil litigation and business transactions. In addition, the Firm has developed expertise in specific areas of litigation, including business litigation and governmental regulation.

The Firm's business litigation expertise includes contract and UCC disputes, arbitration and mediation, labor law, business torts, tax, proprietary information, securities, oil and gas, banking, collections, and real estate.

The governmental regulation practice includes eminent domain and inverse condemnation, permits and licenses, land use, zoning, deed restrictions, variances, special exceptions, and constitutional disputes.

Meet Our Team

Richard L. Rothfelder
He is a nationally recognized expert in the representation of the outdoor advertising and sign industries. Board certified in civil trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1989.
Michael C. Falick
Specializes in trial and appellate litigation, with an emphasis on commercial disputes, including oil and gas, UCC and contract disputes, securities law, healthcare, real estate, collections, labor law, trade secrets, business torts, and banking.
Christopher W. Rothfelder
Joined the firm in 2013 after graduating Cum Laude from South Texas College of Law. He focuses primarily on business litigation and administrative disputes.