Texas Business Dissolution Law Firm
Who We Are
We are experienced trial lawyers who handle complex business disputes, and we focus a significant part of our practice on handling Business Divorce matters. We work closely with majority owners and minority investors in private Texas businesses to help them resolve conflicts with their business partners.
What We Do
We are driven by a passion to resolve business conflicts for our clients. Whether we achieve our client's business goals in the boardroom or through trial in the courtroom, we secure outstanding results for our majority owner and minority investor clients who have conflicts arising out of their ownership interests in private companies.
Jason Fulton on What We Do
Path to Success
We guide our clients and protect and enforce their rights when they have conflicts with their business partners. We closely evaluate all organizational documents and the underlying facts, we develop creative strategies that we implement in negotiations, and when necessary, we litigate aggressively for our clients to achieve their business objectives.
Andy Ryan on The Path to Success
Business Divorce Blog: Recent Blog Entries
The Value Question
When a minority shareholder establishes at trial that he has been subject to oppression by the majority owner, the question becomes, what standard of value should be applied to the minority ownership interest
The “Double Derivative” Conundrum: Who Has the Right to Bring a Derivative Claim Against the Officers of a Privately Held Texas Company
Sometimes what we take for granted is not so clear. It had been axiomatic for years that only shareholders have the right to bring a derivative lawsuit in the name of the company. Yet, the Houston Court of Appeals recently permitted a shareholder (of a parent company) to bring a derivative lawsuit on behalf of the parent’s wholly-owned subsidiary.
What Our Clients Are Saying
“Ladd Hirsch’s detailed preparation for the arbitration and his tenacity during the hearing itself was the main reason that we were successful in achieving such a favorable award. Diamond McCarthy’s diligence and creativity was instrumental in overcoming the other side’s vigorous defense. We will miss working with you and your team.”
Matt Renner, National Real Estate Management Corporation
“Diamond McCarthy consistently takes on cutting edge issues in the most complex of business and financial cases. Their lawyers are creative, tough, yet pragmatic. They understand the needs of their clients and stand behind you through adversity and never sacrifice either zeal or integrity.”
Geoff Berman – Vice-President of Developmental Specialists, Inc., Los Angeles, California
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With offices in Houston and Dallas Texas Business Divorce a division of Diamond McCarthy LLP assists clients throughout Texas including Austin, San Antonio, Midland, Fort Worth, Galveston, Amarillo, Abilene, and Waco.