News

From time to time, the Firm publishes news items relating to the Firm, our lawyers, or our clients.
Apr 28, 2020

Enoch Kever Obtains Victory Upholding $1.3 Million Award in Breach of Professional Fee Agreement Lawsuit

The Enoch Kever legal team obtained a complete victory for a law firm regarding that firm’s clients’ refusal to pay fees they had agreed to pay, even though the firm achieved the relief the clients sought.  The Texas Fifth District Court of Appeals in Dallas decided the case in favor of Enoch Kever’s client on […]

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Apr 20, 2020

The Texas Tribune recently dubbed ENOCH KEVER “a well-connected law firm.” (Emma Platoff – Dec. 19, 2019).

In describing a significant international transaction, that resulted in litigation between a foreign owned business and Texas investor John Paul DeJoria, Texas Tribune reporter, Emma Platoff, called out the efforts of Enoch Kever founder, Justice Craig Enoch (Ret.), and his “well-connected” law firm. While not quite accurately reporting about the transaction― on statements by the […]

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Feb 21, 2020

ENOCH KEVER Earns 2020 Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” Ranking by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®

Enoch Kever is pleased to announce that the firm has once again been ranked as a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers®. Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a Tier 1 ranking is recognition […]

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Feb 18, 2020

Waller Greenway Conservancy highlights Martha Smiley

Counsel to Enoch Kever, Martha Smiley, has been highlighted by Waller Greenway Conservancy, formerly Waller Creek Conservancy, for her outstanding contribution to the Waller Creek Local Government Corporation. As the highlight mentioned: Martha “has a distinguished history of empowering public, private, governmental, and nonprofit organizations to reach their highest potential.”     Waller Greenway, focusing […]

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Feb 14, 2020

A Room with a View

Craig Enoch was the special guest on the State Bar’s periodic Texas Supreme Court Decisions Webcast, moderated by Prof. Wayne Scott with regular panelists David Gunn, Mike Hatchell, and Lisa Hobbs.

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Feb 3, 2020

Enoch Kever adds respected appellate counsel

Enoch Kever is delighted to announce that Elana Einhorn has joined the firm’s advocacy practice and will focus primarily on appellate and litigation matters. Craig Enoch welcomed Elana to the firm observing, “For a long time Elana has been widely respected by her peers  as a leading expert in Texas appellate matters particularly including the […]

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Feb 3, 2020

Martha Smiley awarded TCWLA Pathfinder Award

On January 21, 2020, Martha Smiley was honored as a recipient of this year’s Pathfinder Award by the Travis County Women Lawyers’ Association at its annual Pathfinders’ Luncheon. Pathfinder Awards are given to local women attorneys who are shattering stereotypes and blazing trails for female attorneys. Martha is not only a trailblazer in public law, […]

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Jan 25, 2020

From Young Judge to Mentor — Enoch Kever co-founder, Craig Enoch, receives the Larry York Award

On Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Annual Boots and Bourbon Austin Bar Foundation Gala, Enoch Kever co-founder, Craig Enoch, received the Larry F. York Mentoring Award. This award is given to a lawyer or judge who has demonstrated exceptional skill and generosity in mentoring younger members of the bar. It was created to pay […]

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Jan 9, 2020

Members Craig Enoch and Rod Johnson play key role in bringing US Army Futures Command to Austin.

Justice Enoch, serving as general counsel in 2018 to the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce, became the central point of contact between the Austin community and the Pentagon at a time the US Army had proposed to stand up the first new Army Command in 40 years. The Command has taken leadership in conceptualizing, designing, […]

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Dec 4, 2019

Client Advisory: Communications equipment and services from certain manufacturers may threaten national security

On November 22, 2019, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) adopted rules banning the use of federal universal service fund (“USF”) subsidies to purchase equipment and services from any company posing a national security threat to communications networks or communications supply chains.  The FCC also set out (1) a certification and audit-based process to streamline the […]

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