Hagan, John L.

717 TexasSuite 3300Houston, TX 77002- 2712

Updated: 01/07/2014

Overview

John Hagan is a commercial trial lawyer with a broad-based and diverse litigation practice in state and federal trial and appellate courts and before arbitration panels in Texas and throughout the United States. He has first-chair trial court experience in state and federal courts. He also has appellate experience gained through briefing and arguing before the Fifth Circuit, the Texas Supreme Court, and the Texas courts of appeals.

During the past 16 years John has represented and...

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Current Employment Position(s)

  • Of Counsel

Practice Areas

  • Trial Practice
  • Energy
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution & Mediation

Representative Cases

  • ATOFINA prosecutes claim for coverage as additional insured for wrongful death settlement , (2009)
  • BP appears in regulatory proceeding concerning Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) Quality Bank
  • Crown Central defends claims arising from gasoline terminal fire and explosion
  • Crown Central Petroleum prevails in federal jury trial involving claim for coverage as an additional insured
  • Georgia-Pacific wins complete defense verdict in federal trial against defamation and age discrimination claims
  • Halliburton's KBR division successfully pursues negligence claims against insurance broker
  • Houston Bar Association's call-in clinic, LegalLines renders legal advice , (2004)
  • La Gloria Oil & Gas wins appeal against contractor for contractual indemnity arising out of settlement of wrongful death claim
  • NL Shaffer exonerated after Scotland investigation of North Sea oil well accident
  • Oil field services company wins two defense jury verdicts in state court cases involving Kuwait firefighter compensation after first Gulf War
  • Union Pacific Railroad considers contractual indemnity and insurance coverage after January 2004 Harris County Metro incident
  • Union Pacific Railroad obtains injunction prohibiting music video broadcast on Lanham Act grounds
  • Unocal involved in breach of a gas exchange agreement arbitration , (2009)

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Texas

Education

  • U of Houston - Houston (Main)
  • U of Texas - Austin

Articles

Published Works

  • Darden v. Wainwright: Prosecutorial Misconduct in Closing Argument -- The Guilty Need Not Complain, comment, Houston Law Review (1988), 1988

Office Information

Address

717 TexasSuite 3300Houston, TX 77002- 2712

Fax

  • 1.832.239.3600 (Business Fax)

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