Mandamus

Roach Newton, LLP advises clients on when the pursuit of the extraordinary remedy of a writ of mandamus is appropriate to challenge a lower court’s pre-judgment rulings.  Careful advice in this area avoids unnecessary cost, but when appropriate, Roach Newton has the resources to take the quick action often required for success.  Although the writ is rarely granted, Roach & Newton recently secured a conditional writ of mandamus without oral argument from the Texas Supreme Court.  In re Guaranty Insurance Services, Inc., 343 S.W.3d 130 (Tex. 2011) (ordering the trial court to withdraw its order disqualifying our client’s longstanding counsel).