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

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

    Juror in a Personal Injury Trial

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

    Pat Kultgen

  • “I would highly recommend Pete to represent anyone, and I will use him again, if I ever need an attorney.”

    Greg Smith, Former City Administrator City of Shenandoah, Texas.

  • “He works more efficiently and effectively than any other attorney I have ever worked with.”

    Stephen Hann - Hann Builders

  • “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

  • “He craves the real world reality and vision. He lives and dies for his clients.”

    John H. Kim - The Kim Law Firm, Co-Counsel on numerous trials over nearly 20 years

  • “You are a true professional and it was really a privilege to have the opportunity albeit a very wild ride.”

    Al

  • “I guess it’s okay to say “Thanks a Million!” You did a great job! I am proud of you.”

    Former Sherriff Joe Schultea in wrongful termination trial (Pete’s first seven figure verdict)

  • “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.

  • “Pete has also become my friend and trusted advisor.”

    Larry Ramming

  • “I cannot thank you enough for the peace of mind you have given me.”

    Keri, Client in a Recent Jury Trial

  • “You represent the best of the profession: diligence, care and attention to legal representation; excellent legal analysis and case evaluation; professionalism and common courtesies as a matter of routine; damn good results; and you have fun doing it all.”

    Paul D. Clote - Attorney at Law, Mediator, Arbitrator

  • “Strong representation. Professional to all.”

    R Reese - Juror in professional negligence trial

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

    Kara K. DeRosa, Deputy General Counsel - Ethan Allen

  • “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

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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