Houston Atty Accuses Former Associates Of Defamation

Law360, Houston (February 26, 2014, 10:27 PM EST) -- A Houston labor lawyer launched a defamation suit Wednesday in Texas state court against a pair of attorneys who once worked for him, accusing them of spreading untrue rumors that he was a drug addict with mental problems, causing his firm to lose a major client.

Jerry Redmond Jr. of Redmond Legal Group PLLC said that while Carliss Chatman and Mitra Woody were working for his firm as contract attorneys, they falsely told the outside counsel for offshore energy service company Montco Offshore Inc. that Redmond...
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