Brian S. O’Rear

Brian S. O’Rear

Associate

Mr. O’Rear joined the firm in 2017. Since joining the firm he has concentrated his practice to include construction litigation as well as product liability and trucking. Prior to law school he worked as a general contractor for many years specializing in wind storm construction. His prior experience has given him a unique and thorough understanding of the construction industry in which he is able to handle a range of matters including construction defect claims. Mr. O’Rear also has experience in defending subrogation
cases and personal injury cases. He has also tried cases in Federal Court including first chair experience. While a student Mr. O’Rear was a member of the law review and graduated summa cum laude. He is active in the Houston Bar Association as well as the State Bar of Texas.

Mr. O’Rear spends his spare time with his wife and four children.

Tried and obtained favorable judgment in federal court in personal injury case involving eighteen wheeler.

Tried before a jury and obtained judgment on the law in federal court in product liability case involving automatic doors.

Obtained summary judgment in South Texas venue involving premises liability claims.

Obtained summary judgment for client regarding personal injury claims for tow truck.

Obtained summary judgment for client in subrogation case involving claims of damage to underground electrical service to office building.

Obtained summary judgment for client in personal injury case involving roofer falling from second story.

Obtained defense judgement for healthcare client involving claims of overcharging for services.

Education

  • South Texas College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2013
  • Texas A&M University, B.B.A., 1996

Legal Memberships

Houston Bar Association

Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas