Porter Rogers Fights Malpractice Suit At Texas High Court

Law360, Houston (January 28, 2014, 5:18 PM EST) -- Porter Rogers Dahlman & Gordon PC argued to the Texas Supreme Court on Friday that it cannot be sued over advice concerning a murky area of law upon which a former client acted, allegedly transforming a commercial lease dispute into a $9 million lawsuit.

In a brief filed with the high court, Porter Rogers said that a trial court made the right call in dismissing Nalle Plastics Family LP’s malpractice suit because the attorney judgment immunity rule insulates the firm from liability stemming from reasonable advice...
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