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In my spare time I'm a trumpet player for Community Bible Church in San Antonio as well as a member of the "Court Jesters," a band of lawyers who play for various charitable and civic organizations. 


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Practice areas


  1. Medical Malpractice: 70%
    25 years
  2. Car Accident: 30%
    25 years


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    Brett is truly an exceptional attorney. His professional abilities are second to none. He also has an incredible work ethic and will not hesitate to take a case to trial. Further, he’s a really good person. He is very active in his community and church. I can say without qualification that I wholeheartedly endorse and recommend him.


    Blaine Holbrook Medical malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

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    Brett is an excellent trial attorney and very experienced in his field. He is both ethical and diligent in representing his clients. He is also a really good guy to work with.


    Joseph Casseb Commercial real estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Evans & Rowe

10101 Reunion Place
Suite 900
San Antonio, TX, 78216-4175


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199108/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
ListedTexas Super Lawyers2015
Recertified in Personal Injury Trial LawTx Board of Legal Specialization2015
ListedBest Lawyers in America2014
ListedBest Lawyers in America2013
ListedBest Lawyers in America2012
ListedTexas Super Lawyers2012
ListedBest Lawyers in America2011
ListedTexas Super Lawyers2011
ListedTexas Super Lawyers2010
Recertified in Personal Injury Trial LawTx Board of Legal Specialization2010
ListedBest Lawyers in San Antonio2010
ListedBest Lawyers in America2010
ListedTexas Super Lawyers2009
FellowTexas Bar Foundation2009
ListedBest Lawyers in America2009
MemberSan Antonio Bar Foundation2006
Board Certified Personal Injury Trial LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2005
WinnerNovice Mock Trial: St. Mary's Law School1990
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
LawyerEvans, Rowe & Holbrook1998 - Present
LawyerBall and Weed, A Professional Corporation1991 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Defense Research InstituteMember1998 - Present
Texas Association of Defense CounselMember1996 - Present
San Antonio Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1991 - Present
MensaMember1981 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Sampson v. BaptistSummary judgment for the hospital system.
Arredondo v. BaptistSupreme court decision for the hospital system.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Texas Bar CLEPeriodic Payments of Future Damages in Malpractice Actions2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St Mary's University of San Antonio School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of Texas System, AustinBusinessOther - Bachelors1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Physician ConferenceFiring a Difficult Patient2015
Nephrology Grand RoundsAvoiding Lawsuits2015
Physician ConferenceAnesthesia Risk and Communication2014
Cardiovascular ConferenceAvoiding Lawsuits and Documentation2014
Physician ConferenceInformed Consent and DNR Orders2013
Physician ConferenceAvoiding TMB Complaints and Lawsuits2012
Physician ConferenceConflicts in Physician Patient Relationships2012
Physician ConferenceLawsuit Avoidance and TMB Changes2011
Panel DiscussionHospital Peer Review Mediations2011
Defense Counsel SeminarResponsible Third Parties2011
Well Med Grand RoundsHow to survive a lawsuit or TMB complaint2010
Neonatal SymposiumImmunization Exemptions2010
Family Practice Grand RoundsOut-Patient Risk Management2010
Wound Care SymposiumWound Care Litigation2009
Cancer UpdateLegal Issues at End of Life2009
Physician Health Organization ConferenceGood Samaritan Statutes2008
San Antonio Orthopedic SocietyMalpractice after Tort Reform2006
Continuing Medical EducationMedication Errors: Causes and Prevention2006
Trial AcademyVoir Dire2005
Greater Houston Healthcare Risk Management AssociationHealthcare Documentation2005
Advanced Medical Malpractice CoursePeriodic Payments of Future Damages2005
Health ExpoThe Malpractice Crisis2001
Continuing Legal EducationExpert Designation under the New Rules2000