A FIRM OVERVIEW

"Fairness is what justice really is."

--Potter Stewart

The Law Office of Jim L. Peacock is a boutique litigation firm emphasizing representation in trial, handling all areas of litigation including fiduciary liability, medical negligence, nursing home neglect, insurance bad faith, commercial torts, personal injury, premises liability, professional liability, criminal law, probate matters, and civil rights.

Jim L. Peacock has successfully handled, as lead or sole counsel, trials of complex cases, including a civil jury trial that lasted five weeks involving commercial torts, fraud, usury and contract breach. Numerous multi-week trials concerning disability discrimination, invasion of privacy, slander, premises liability and other torts. His resume includes trials of one week or less of medical malpractice, automobile collisions, disputes on guarantees in contractual relationships, civil rights, and a variety of cases in differing areas of personal injury and commercial torts.

Mr. Peacock has negotiated significant settlements in litigation of executor misconduct, nursing home neglect, professional malpractice, insurance bad faith, theft of trade secrets, tortious interference with business relations, and numerous other causes of action. As a younger attorney he tried over a hundred criminal trials ranging from DWI to Capital Murder.

Jim L. Peacock has handled cases in County Courts, Statutory Probate Courts, State District Courts, Federal District Courts, Regional Courts of Appeals, the Court of Criminal Appeals, the Texas Supreme Court, and the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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