Houston Business Litigation Lawyer
Houston Trial Law Firm 713.489.1215

Houston Business
Litigation Attorney

25 Years of Award-Winning,
Client-Focused Advocacy

At Patterson, P.C., you will find the skilled, caring counsel that you deserve, whether you need representation for an oil and gas dispute, a matter of corporate litigation, or a personal injury claim. You will never get pawned off to an associate or junior attorney; you will only get the fully qualified representation of our business litigation lawyer in Houston – Pete Patterson – who has secured for his clients more than $180 million in settlements, verdicts, judgments, and recoveries. Our trial-tested attorney offers personal service and hard-hitting representation to companies and individuals throughout Texas.

Mr. Patterson has also been recognized by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in the fields of both Personal Injury Trial Law and Civil Trial Law; an accomplishment held by as few as 351 attorneys by count in early 2016. We get results, plain and simple. As important as result-driven counsel is, however, we offer even more. You deserve to work with an attorney who genuinely cares about clients and their well-being. Our AV® rated advocate delivers industry-leading representation while conducting himself according to the highest professional and ethical standards. You don’t have to take our word for it. See it in our testimonials and our proven track record. You can also find out for yourself when you contact Patterson, P.C. to discover how we can help.

Read Our Clients' Stories

  • “If it wasn’t for you, I probably wouldn’t have ever gone back to school.”

    S. McElvogue - Client in an Injunction proceeding against a school district. She later graduated with honors in Marine Biology.

  • “I would feel very strong to have you represent me if the need arises.”

    Juror in a Personal Injury Trial

  • “You did such a good job I would call you to represent my family.”

    Juror No. 4 - Business Fraud trial that settled after cross examination of the defendant

  • “...it was still put together where we could follow, kind of like watching for the climax of a novel.”

    Juror No. 6 - Business Fraud trial that settled after cross examination of the defendant

  • “Pete Patterson was our advocate, lawyer and hero.”

    Pat Kultgen

  • “You put your client’s interest well above your own.”

    Alice Oliver-Parrott - Mediator, Arbitrator, Former Appellate Justice & Civil Trial Judge

  • “You conducted yourself in a highly professional manner despite the antics of the attorney for Harris County.”

    A. Dyess - Juror in a personal injury trial for wrongful death

  • “Pete has the innate ability to take complex legal structures and methodically break them down into a manageable process.”

    Jan Sparks & Michael Snodgrass - Managing Directors, Structured Finance Transwestern

  • “Pete has proven he can handle any legal situation...”

    Kara K. DeRosa, Deputy General Counsel - Ethan Allen

  • “If I were sued, I’d call Pete Patterson, and I’ve been practicing law in Houston for 25 years.”

    Steven R. Rech, VORYS, Co-Counsel in litigation and trial of a shareholder dispute.

  • “Words cannot express how grateful I am to Pete for his compassion and his legal expertise during a very challenging time for my family and me.”

    Keri Tedford – Two time trial client

  • “Whether Pete is advising a client or going to trial, Pete comes up with strategies and tactics based on the client’s needs.”

    David McDougald - Co-Counsel with Pete

  • “You display the wonderful traits of charm and courtesy in your profession.”

    T. Nguyen - Business dispute trial client

  • “Total professional, unbelievably well prepared, a real pleasure to work with.”

    Rich Reynolds, Thorton, Biechlein, Segrator, Reynolds & Guerra, LC, Represented co-defendant in complex business fraud case

  • ““Thank you,” you were great. Thank you for a wonderful job!”

    C. Poland - Mother of an injured child

Work with a Board Certified Expert

Hallmarks of Our Houston Business Litigation Firm

When it comes to complex matters of personal injury or business litigation, there is no substitute for experience. For 25 years, our team has prosecuted and defended difficult cases for individuals and corporations alike throughout Houston and the State of Texas. In fact, Patterson, P.C. just recently won a court verdict worth $20 million in favor of Houston’s Cathlind Energy.

Our Board Certified specialist further dedicates himself to clients’ success by making himself available whenever clients need legal counsel. He proactively keeps clients up to date on the progress of their cases, making sure they fully understand their legal options and what to expect as their case progresses. Find out how our Houston business litigation and personal injury attorney can help you. Schedule your consultation today.

  • Over Two Decades of Experience on Your Side
  • Genuine Care for Clients and Their Well-Being
  • Millions of Dollars
    Received by Clients
  • Successfully Handles
    Complex Cases
  • Keeps Clients Fully Informed
    Throughout the Process
  • Committed to Clients’
    Needs 24/7

Our Victories

Take a look at our most recent wins!
  • $20,000,000.00 Great Western v. Pathfinder Oil & Gas
  • $2,700,000.00 Arbitration
  • $1,950,000.00 Negligent Entrustment
  • $1,400,000.00 Patterson Wins Tort Claim Against City of Houston
  • $1,400,000.00 $1.4 Million Verdict Under the Whistleblower Act
  • $1,400,000.00 Joe Schultea v. City of Tomball
  • $1,400,000.00 Toxic Tort
  • $1,200,000.00 Ruth Hill v. City of Houston
  • $1,200,000.00 Fifth Circuit Reverses Galveston Federal Judge, Reinstates Jury’s Verdict in Favor of Patterson’s Client for $1.2 Million
  • $1,036,000.00 Melissa Zaldivar v. Joseph Becker

Contact Patterson P.C. Today

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What Sets Our Houston Business Litigation Lawyer Apart?

A Few of the Accolades and Memberships Pete Has Garnered over the Years
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