Robert H. Bateman

  • Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina on May 16, 1950
  • Admitted to bar, 1978, Texas, U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, Supreme Court of the United States 
  • Education:
    • University of Houston (BA, 1974)
    • South Texas College of Law (JD, 1977) 
  • Delta Theta Phi. Law Clerk to the Hon. A. Lingo Platter, U.S. Magistrate, Southern District of Texas, 1977-78
  • Co-author: "Liability of a General Contractor, Employees of an Independent Contractor," The Houston Lawyer, November/December 1991; "No Exemplary Damages Against Corporation Absent Vice Principal Relationship," For The Defense, April 1998. 
  • State Bar of Texas Special Assistant Disciplinary Counsel 
  • Member: Houston and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas; Texas Association of Defense Counsel; Houston Bar Foundation; College of the State Bar of Texas (Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)
  • Practice Areas: Premises liability; products liability; construction litigation; insurance defense; personal injury and wrongful death; maritime torts; bad faith litigation; business disputes; motor vehicle liability; casualty; insurance law; and environment/ toxic torts  

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