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Houston Lawyers Mark Decade Since They Formed Their Elite Trial Practice HOUSTON – Joyce + McFarland LLP celebrated its 10th year as a top-flight litigation boutique in Houston on November 1. Founded in 2008 by trial lawyers Jeff Joyce and John H. McFarland, the firm has earned its reputation for delivering exceptional results in high-level business disputes involving… Read More »
In an opinion issued November 17, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed the final judgment awarding more than $30 million to Joyce + McFarland clients Wells Fargo Bank, NA as Trustee and ORIX Capital Markets, LLC, and imposing alter ego liability on real estate developer Michael Konover for awarded… Read More »
Joyce + McFarland LLP is happy to announce that Huma Ali has joined the firm as an associate lawyer. Huma joins the firm after obtaining valuable experience handling complex litigation for Bailey Peavy Bailey, PLLC and the Junell Law Firm. She is a graduate of the University of Texas and the South Texas College… Read More »
Joyce + McFarland LLP partner Jeff Joyce has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016. Jeff will be listed in two fields, Arbitration/Mediation and Litigation. This is the 9th year Jeff Joyce has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America©. The nationwide publication selects… Read More »
The Texas trial and litigation firm of Joyce, McFarland + McFarland LLP has changed its name back to Joyce + McFarland LLP to reflect the departure of long-time partner Charles McFarland, who is starting a firm specializing in condemnation litigation. “We wish Charles well in his condemnation practice,” said Jeff, “and are confident that… Read More »
Texas Monthly Magazine named Joyce, McFarland + McFarland LLP partners Jeff Joyce, John McFarland and Charles McFarland to its list of Texas Super Lawyers for 2014. Jeff and John have been named Super Lawyers in the field of Business Litigation. Charles has been named a Super Lawyer in the field of Condemnation/Eminent Domain law…. Read More »
The U.S. District Court in Hartford, Connecticut, entered a final judgment in favor of Joyce, McFarland + McFarland clients Wells Fargo Bank, NA as Trustee and ORIX Capital Markets, LLC, after a long and hard-fought case. The judgment imposes alter ego liability on real estate developer Michael Konover for over $30 million based on… Read More »
Jeff Joyce and Charles McFarland have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015. Charles has been named in the fields of Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law, and Jeff is listed in the fields of Arbitration/Mediation and Litigation. Jeff was also named The Best Lawyers in America© 2015… Read More »
Jeff Joyce is listed as a Super Lawyer in the area of Business Litigation in the 2013 edition of Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, published in Texas Monthly.
John McFarland erases $2.1 million award of lost profits from judgment against University General Hospital.
The 14th Court of Appeals reformed a judgment rendered against John McFarland’s client University General Hospital to strike the $2.1 million award for future lost profits award awarded to the plaintiff, Prexus. Through breach of contract and related claims, Prexus sought approximately $22 million in damages. The trial court awarded just $745,000 in past… Read More »