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James Christopher Dean

James Dean’s Legal Cases

6 total

  • Alamo Transportation Company and Montelongo Trucking et al

    Practice Area:
    Trucking accident
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Outcome:
    Settlement for $1,700,000
    Description:
    18 wheeler truck wreck killing husband and father of two; truck driver fatigue, improper maintenance, and employer gross negligence led to the incident
  • Safeco Insurance Company

    Practice Area:
    Contracts and agreements
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Outcome:
    Extraordinary confidential settlement
    Description:
    Insurance company alleged to have handled claim in bad faith for insurance customer that suffered tremendous damage to its medical imaging and ambulatory surgery facilities on the east side of Houston, Texas
  • BP Oil Spill

    Practice Area:
    Admiralty and maritime
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    Pending
    Description:
    BP/Transocean offshore drilling rig explosion polluting the Gulf of Mexico; representing businesses affected by the spill, including oystermen, seafood processors, and restaurants
  • Hurricane Rita Evacuation Bus Fire Case

    Practice Area:
    Defective and dangerous products
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    extraordinary confidential settlement
    Description:
    Bus fire during Hurricane Rita evacuation that killed and injured many nursing home residents
  • Bill Barrett Corporation

    Practice Area:
    Personal injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    Extraordinary confidential settlement
    Description:
    Oil field service company employee severely burned (86% of total body) in frac job completion on site
  • BP Texas City Explosion

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful death
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2005
    Outcome:
    Extraordinary confidential settlement
    Description:
    March 2005 lethal explosion; trial court appointed Christopher Dean as court appointed liaison counsel