Case Conclusion Date: January 1, 2003
Practice Area: Arbitration
Outcome: Successful arbitration award defended on appeal
Description: Defended a paving subcontractor in a commercial construction arbitration filed by the owner of a local storage facility. Business owner claimed $500,000 in total damages but was awarded only $10,000 by the arbitration panel. Plaintiff business owner then filed suit to set aside the arbitration award; defeated plaintiffâ€™s attempts to set aside the arbitration award at trial and on the appeal in a published decision. GJR Management Holdings, L.P. v. Jack Raus, Ltd., 126 S.W.3d 257 (Tex. App.â€“San Antonio 2003, pet. denied).