BP Workers Seek To Revive Abraham Watkins Malpractice Suit

Law360, Houston (July 3, 2013, 3:58 PM EDT) -- Former BP PLC employees injured in a refinery explosion have asked a Texas appeals court to revive a malpractice suit that alleged Abraham Watkins Nichols Sorrels Agosto & Friend LLP forced them to settle personal injury claims worth millions for pennies on the dollar.

Jose Hernandez, Javier Vasquez and Raul Vasquez told the First District Court of Appeals in a July 1 brief that after Abraham Watkins coerced them into settling claims worth $10 million against BP for $135,000, the firm unfairly dodged their malpractice case...
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