Civil Appeals

Johnston Tobey Baruch handles a variety of civil appeals including appeals from complex commercial judgments, legal malpractice cases, business disputes, family law and divorce disputes, and consumer matters.

Chad Baruch, Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law,  has handled appeals in the United States Supreme Court, as well as the federal Third, Fifth, Seventh, and Eighth Circuits. He has handled appeals across Texas, including in the Supreme Court of Texas and the Dallas, Houston, El Paso, Amarillo, Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, Waco Texarkana, and Tyler Courts of Appeals. Chad has argued an exceptionally broad range of civil appeals cases including:

  • freedom of speech
  • freedom of religion
  • probate litigation
  • commercial construction disputes
  • consumer matters
  • education issues
  • property disputes
  • legal malpractice
  • business disputes
  • insurance disputes
  • employment disputes
  • DTPA claims
  • breach of fiduciary duty, and much more.

Contact us with the details of your civil appeals case and let our extensive experience in arguing civil appeals bring resolution to your case.


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