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.
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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
“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
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.
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
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.