TWIA Urges Texas Appeals Court To Reinstate Law Firm

Law360, Houston (April 17, 2013, 9:14 PM EDT) -- The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association told a Texas appeals court Wednesday that Martin Disiere Jefferson & Wisdom LLP should not have been disqualified from representing it because the firm does not have a conflict of interest with a plaintiffs lawyer who is suing the insurer.

Arguing for the TWIA, Dale Wainwright of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP said Galveston attorney Craig Eiland, who represents several clients in suits against the insurer, was never himself a client of Martin Disiere and could not rely on the Texas Disciplinary...
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