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Adair

TELEPHONE: 713-777-5297

Ashton Adair will always advocate for you. Whether through his cultivation of honest relationships or simply his sincere pursuit of justice, you will be comforted that he is on your side.
View Mr. Adair’s Curriculum Vitae

NOTEWORTHY CIVIL CASES:

DEFENDING A CHURCH FROM A HOMEOWNER’S ASSOCIATION
Copperfield Place Property Owners Association v. St. Mary’s Orthodox Church of Houston et aI, Cause # 97-36495, In the 11th District Court of Harris County, Texas.

TRYING A CASE AGAINST A LARGE OIL COMPANY
Eric Howard v. Exxonmobile Pipeline Co. Inc. et al Cause # 730883, In the County Court at Law Number Four of Harris County, Texas.

SUING A GOVERNMENT ENTITY
Katherine Arms v. City of Houston et al; Cause number 699924, In the Harris County Court.

SUING A GOVERNMENT ENTITY FOR MEDICAL MALPRACTICE
Safwat Kamel v. UTHSC et al Cause # 2006-35924, In the 152nd District Court of Harris County, Texas

SUING A LARGE AUTO DEALERSHIP
Garces v. Bill Heard Chevrolet, L.P. Cause # 02-cv-127288 in the 400th Civil District Court of Fort Bend County, Texas.

SUCCESSFULLY DEFENDING A DOMESTICATION OF FOREIGN JUDGMENT:
opposing counsel: Vincent and Elkins, LLP EI-Ajou v. Abdelsayed, Cause # 98-12775, In the 234th District Court of Harris County,

SUCCESSFULLY DEFENDING A HOT COFFEE CASE
Nash v. Sedarous, Cause Number 683557, In the County Court Number Two of Harris County, Texas

FEDERAL COURT PRACTICE:
Adarog LLC v. Scottsdale Insurance Company, Cause # H-00-41 04 In the Southern District of Texas;

Hired by Bankruptcy Trustee’s attorney (Now Judge Holly Williamson) to prosecute a breach of contract case

PRESENTATIONS:
“Liability for Medical Charities.” Coptic Doctors Association- San Louis Hotel, Galveston
“Trusts and Wills-who needs them” – St. Mark Orthodox Church
“Law for the average person”- St. Mark Orthodox Church
Internships:
City of Houston, legal department (criminal): 1995 almost all (over 90%) of class c misdemeanors trial cases won.
Immigration and Nationality Center under Judge Rankin and Lionel Castillo (Former U.S. Secretary of Immigration): 1995

Helpful Abilities: The ability to create a trustworthy atmosphere with clients and instilling them with confidence in the result of the representation so they are comfortable moving forward with novel and effective solutions to complex problems and disputes, and thus helping to bring about the peace.


An Attorney Worthy of Trust

Welcome to our Law Office website. Attorney Christopher Ash Adair is an experienced, seasoned, and ethical attorney as well as an articulate and persuasive litigator. This lawyer has abundant courtroom knowledge including familiarity with most South-Eastern Texas Courts including the Judges and Court staff. He is fluent in Trial, motion practice, mediation, settlement, discovery, appeals civil and criminal, and drafting contracts. His key abilities include good communication with his clients and the ability to implement beneficial solutions.

Mr. Adair is Licensed to practice law in the State of Texas and in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.

Education and License:
Licensed to practice law by the Supreme Court of Texas: May 29, 1996
Texas Bar Number: 00795907
Juris Doctorate Degree from Thurgood Marshall School of Law: June, 1995
Bachelor of Science, Psychology from Ohio University: June, 1992

Practice areas:

  • •Accidents and Broken Bones
  • •Appellate and Post-judgment Relief
  • •Asset Searches
  • •Business to Business transactions
  • •Child Custody
  • •Consumer Rights and Commercial Collections
  • •Contracts
  • •Corporate, partnership, or LLC Formation
  • •Creditor’s Rights
  • •Debt Disputes/ credit repair
  • •Driver’s License Restoration
  • •Evictions
  • •Expunctions/Sealing Records
  • •CPS Cases
  • •Foreclosures
  • •Foreign Judgments
  • •Felony and Misdemeanor Criminal Defense
  • •Immigration
  • •Juvenile Cases
  • •Landlord and Tenant Cases
  • •Mediations
  • •Mergers/Acquisitions
  • •Wrongful Death, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice
  • •Probate
  • •Probation Terminations
  • •Real Estate
  • •Real Estate Tax Disputes
  • •Traffic Tickets
  • •Wills

NOTEWORTHY CIVIL REPRESENTATIONS:
Mr. Adair was the only attorney for a large group of homeowners in Galena Park in the late 1990’s in objecting to the Constitutionality of certain laws affecting their homes and businesses in the area. With Senator Mario Gallegos mediating, the city of Galena Park agreed to not enforce the new law.
Mr. Adair represented a Doctor before the Texas Board of Medical Examiners
Mr. Adair drafted contracts for recording company and musical artist Mr. Adair set up Trusts, Probated Wills, drafted Wills, Defended CPS cases, custody case, litigated complex construction cases, several medical malpractice cases, slip and fall cases, broken bones, wrongful death, soft tissue injuries, and drafted physician employment contracts, land border disputes, and defended other physician contract disputes successfully.


Services

We offer representation for many different offenses including serious criminal charges and misdemeanors.

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Experience

  • • Possession of felony controlled substance: Not Guilty
  • • Possession of marijuana: Dismissed
  • • Manslaughter (Intoxication manslaughter): Dismissed
  • • Possession of drugs (misdemeanor): Dismissed
  • • Possession of heroin (felony): Dismissed by Motion to Suppress (Constitutional challenge)
  • • Theft: Dismissed
  • • Practicing Medicine without a license: Reduced to misdemeanor
  • • Felony Assault: Dismissed at Grand Jury
  • • Assault with a weapon: Reduced to misdemeanor .
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About Us

Since 1996, Mr. Adair has held a License to Practice Law from the Supreme Court of Texas and has been a member in good standing with the State Bar of Texas. Mr. Adair holds a Doctor of Juris Degree and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. He has a passion for behavioral studies and communications which […]

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PRINCIPLE OFFICE LOCATION
7400 Gulf Freeway
Houston, Texas 77017