J. W. Beverly

Attorney / Shareholder
3200 Southwest Freeway
Suite 3200
Houston, TX 77027
713.403.4200

J.W. is a board-certified appellate lawyer who has supported clients with contracts, partnerships, patents, probates and so much more. He has also filed amicus curiae briefs in state and federal courts of appeals on behalf of Texas municipalities and Texas oil and gas producers. His extensive trial practice has included everything from commercial disputes to real estate matters, insurance claims and the representation of defrauded investors. He has also represented plaintiffs and defendants in environmental, telecommunications, construction, real estate, deed restriction, whistleblower and collection cases.

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Admitted to Practice

State Bar of Texas
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
United States Court of Federal Claims

Education

University of Texas School of Law, J.D., with honors
University of Texas at Austin, B.A.

Presentations and Published Writings

Co-Author with Michael B. Smith: “Recent Developments in the Primary Jurisdiction Doctrine,” State Bar of Texas Oil Gas, and Energy Resources Law Section Report, Vol. 26, No. 2 (December 2001).