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Frank Wishart Mitchell

Frank Wishart Mitchell

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Commercial, Insurance, Appeals, Antitrust & Trade Law

About Me

I am a civil trial lawyer who has tried a significant number of cases to a jury verdict in both commercial and personal injury matters. In addition, I have handled a number of appeals in a variety of courts. After working as a briefing attorney for the Texas Supreme Court, I worked with a number of law firms, representing both plaintiffs and defendants in Houston, Texas from 1985 to 2010. In 2010, I moved to Las Vegas, Nevada for family reasons and am now practicing in Nevada.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Insurance: 25%
    31 years, 70 cases
  2. Commercial: 25%
    31 years, 70 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
    31 years, 200 cases
  4. Appeals: 15%
    31 years, 35 cases
  5. Antitrust & Trade Law: 10%
    31 years, 30 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-500/hour), Contingent (25-40%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Law Offices of Frank W. Mitchell

2930 South Tioga.
Las Vegas, NV, 89117

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NVAttorney Active201002/23/2013
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198405/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Civil Trial LawyerTexas Board of Legal Specialization1991

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselWeinberg, Wheeler, Hudgins, Gunn & Dial2010 - Present
Of CounselWare, Snow, Fogel & Jackson, LLP2007 - 2010
PartnerMaloney, Martin & Mitchell1991 - 2007
AssociateVinson & Elkins1985 - 1991
Briefing AttorneyTexas Supreme Court1984 - 1985

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesAssociate Member2009 - Present
Texas State Bar -- Pattern Jury ChargeMember1987 - 1991
American Bar AssociationMember1984 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Waste Control Specialist v. EnvirocareThe case settled confidentially for a substantial sum of money.
Rowan Companies v. British PetroleumThe case settled for 175 million dollars.
Southwest Environmental v. BP Amoco Chemical CompanyThe case settled for 3.5 million.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Baylor Law Review"Minimum Contacts and the First Amendment: When should they meet?1983

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Wake Forest UniversityCommunicationMA - Masters1981
University of UtahHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Civility MattersProfessionalism.2011