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.
Business Divorce Blog: Recent Blog Entries
Phantom Stock is No Myth and Balances the Interests Of Majority Owners and Key Employees in Private Companies
Business owners often desire to incentivize key employees by providing them with an equity stake in the business.
If I Had A Hammer –Internet Sites Providing Helpful (and Free) Information for Investors in Private Texas Companies
This post reviews five different websites that provide especially helpful information on a variety of financial and business topics for private company owners and investors to consider before and after making their investment in the company.
Texas Supreme Court Considers How Deep the Rabbit Hole Goes: Can the Shareholder of a Parent Company Bring a “Double Derivative” Action Related to a Corporate Subsidiary?
After the Texas Supreme Court issued a precedent setting series of decisions last June regarding the rights of minority shareholders in private Texas companies, the Court is again set to take up a case involving the rights of private company investors.
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.
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
Balance of Power: Is Someone's Ox Being Gored?
Click to download 'The Balance of Power Between Majority Owners and Minority Investors in Texas, Private Companies: Is Someone's Ox Being Gored by Texas Law, and if so, Whose?'
The Frying Pan Into the Fire
Out of the Frying Pan and Into the Fire – The Perils of Acquiring Minority Stock Ownership in a Private Texas Company Through Divorce Settlement or Decree Download
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