Cory S. Fein
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Cory S. Fein
Firm: Caddell & Chapman
Address: 1331 Lamar Street, Suite 1070
Houston, TX 77010-3036
Phone: 713-581-8295
Fax: 713-751-0906
E-mail: Contact Us
Web site: http://www.caddellchapman.com
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Position Areas of Practice Litigation Percentage
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Lawyer Profile:

Cory Fein, a partner in Caddell & Chapman, focuses on commercial litigation, products liability, and class action litigation.

Mr. Fein graduated from the University of Texas School of Law, with honors, in 1991 and was a member of Phi Delta Phi. In 1988, he graduated from the Plan II program at the University of Texas with high honors, and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and a National Merit Scholar.

Mr. Fein began his legal career at Jackson Walker in Houston where he practiced for five years representing defendants in a wide variety of commercial litigation cases. He then moved to the plaintiffs' side of the bar, representing plaintiffs in commercial litigation, including class actions, with McClanahan and Clearman, LLP. He joined Caddell & Chapman in 2001.

Mr. Fein has co-authored articles on Underground Storage Tank Cost Recovery and Litigation, and Effective Motion Practice in Texas. Most recently he co-authored an article on Computer-Based Discovery, and presented the article at University of Houston Advanced Business Litigation seminars, and bar association CLE's in Houston, Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, and Beaumont.

Mr. Fein is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the State Bar of California and is licensed to practice before the United States Supreme Court, Texas and California Supreme Courts, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas, Northern District of Florida, Eastern District of Michigan, and all District Courts in California and Texas.

  • Mr. Fein was deemed a "Texas Rising Star" by Texas Monthly, a Thomson Reuters business, in 2004, 2005, and 2007.
  • Obtained court approval of multiple nationwide class action settlements involving several million plaintiffs.
  • Oversaw and facilitated the settlement of dozens of cases in role working as co-lead counsel in nationwide multi-district litigation.
  • Obtained seven-figure settlement in business disparagement case brought on behalf of a small start-up company.
  • Obtained eight-figure judgment in contract case against major publicly traded corporation
  • Represented major law firm in action against insurance company resulting in judgment for client.
  • Authored and presented articles at advanced business litigation seminars throughout Texas.
Current Employment Position(s):
Partner

Areas of Practice:
75% Class Action
25% Commercial Litigation
Litigation Percentage:
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions:
Texas, 1991
California, 2007
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. District Court Central District of California
U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court Northern District of California
U.S. District Court Southern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Education:
The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
J.D.
Honors: With Honors

University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1988
B.A.
Honors: With Honors
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
Major: Plan II Liberal Arts Honors Program

Published Works:
Underground Storage Tank Cost Recovery and Litigation, (Co-Author)

Effective Motion Practice in Texas, (Co-Author)

Computer-Based Discovery, (Co-Author)

Honors and Awards:
Named a Rising Star by Texas Monthly Super Lawyer, a Thomson Reuters business, 2004 - 2005

Named a Rising Star by Texas Monthly Super Lawyer, a Thomson Reuters business, 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships:
State Bar of Texas
Member

State Bar of California
Member

Past Employment Positions:
Jackson Walker, Associate, 1991 - 1997

McClanahan and Clearman, Associate, 1997 - 1999

Birth Information:
1966, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
West Practice Categories:
Bad Faith Insurance, Business & Commercial Law, Consumer Protection, Contracts, Debtor/Creditor, Warranties, Class Actions -- Plaintiff, Insurance Law, Property & Casualty, Litigation & Appeals, Complex Litigation, Federal Trial Practice, Multidistrict Litigation, State Trial Practice, Personal Injury -- Defense, Premises Liability -- Defense, Property Damage -- Defense, Products Liability Law, Medical Products & Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Pharmaceutical Products
Profile Last Updated:
7/23/2014

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