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Houston Attorney Ross Smith Selected Among Lawdragon’s Next Generation

Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger attorney honored for civil litigation work HOUSTON – Attorney Ross Smith of the Houston trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP has been selected to the Lawdragon 500 X – The Next Generation legal guide. Next Generation highlights the nation’s top tier of young attorneys poised to make an impact in their chosen field… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Recognized Among Top Houston Law Firms

Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Recognized Among Top Houston Law Firms   Litigation boutique earns repeat honors from Chambers USA HOUSTON – The trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP been selected among Houston’s top 25 firms in the 2024 edition of Chambers USA Regional Spotlight: Texas. Recognized a second consecutive year for dispute resolution, BOWS was honored for its work on matters involving private… Read more »


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Houston Trial Lawyer John Strasburger Ranked Among Nation’s Top Attorneys

BOWS partner selected to Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America HOUSTON – Texas trial attorney John Strasburger has earned selection to the 2024 edition of Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America. A name partner in the Houston-based law firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP (BOWS), Mr. Strasburger was selected to the elite legal guide to the nation’s top attorneys… Read more »


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Best Law Firms Names Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger to 2024 Listing

Firm honored for commercial litigation, mass tort, bankruptcy excellence HOUSTON – Trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP has earned top Houston metropolitan honors in the 2024 edition of Best Law Firms for its commercial litigation work, earning additional recognition for bankruptcy and mass tort litigation/class action defense work. Widely recognized among the top commercial litigation boutiques in the… Read more »


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Houston Attorney John Strasburger Selected as Benchmark Litigation Star

Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger partner honored among world’s top litigators HOUSTON – Texas trial attorney John Strasburger, name partner in the Houston-based law firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, is recognized as a Litigation Star in the 2024 edition of Benchmark Litigation, widely regarded as the definitive guide to the world’s leading litigation firms and lawyers. This is… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Attorneys Among Leading Litigators in America

Four from noted Houston trial firm honored by Lawdragon HOUSTON – Four attorneys from the Houston-based trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP have been selected to the 2024 Lawdragon 500 Leading Litigators in America, an elite legal guide honoring the “advisors you want to send into battle.” Partner John Strasburger was chosen based upon his commercial litigation, bankruptcy… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Partners Earn Texas Super Lawyers Recognition

Three from Houston trial firm named among state’s top business litigators    HOUSTON – Trial attorneys David Bissinger, Jason Williams and John Strasburger of Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP have been selected to the 2023 Texas Super Lawyers legal guide.   Selection to Texas Super Lawyers is limited to no more than 5% of eligible Texas attorneys and is based… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Attorneys Earn Best Lawyers Honors

Houston attorneys named among top commercial litigators, corporate lawyers  HOUSTON – Five attorneys from the Houston-based litigation boutique Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, are recognized in 2024 editions of The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch legal guides. Name partners David Bissinger, Jason Williams and John Strasburger were selected to the prestigious Best Lawyers listing for their commercial litigation work. Mr. Strasburger… Read more »


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Houston Trial Lawyer Erin Bullard Earns Texas Rising Stars Recognition

Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger attorney honored for civil litigation practice  HOUSTON – For the third consecutive year, Houston trial lawyer Erin Bullard of Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP has earned recognition in the Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars legal guide as one of the state’s top young lawyers.  The peer review legal guide highlights Texas’ leading lawyers age… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Earns Chambers USA Regional Honor 

Litigation boutique honored among elite Houston firms   HOUSTON – The trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP has been selected to the Chambers USA Regional Spotlight: Texas listing as one of Houston’s top 15 law firms for Dispute Resolution.   The firm was selected based upon its work on matters involving private equity, energy, trade secrets and employment covenants, hedge funds, financial… Read more »


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David Bissinger Discusses Impact of Possible Recession with Corporate Compliance Insights

With a potential recession on the horizon, Corporate Compliance Insights reached out to leading compliance, risk and governance experts, including Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP co-founder David Bissinger, to discuss the role of compliance professionals. In addition to the debate over whether or not there might be a 2023 recession, it’s unclear whether the government would respond, though some… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Honored as Top Commercial Litigation Firm

Houston boutique also honored for bankruptcy litigation, mass tort defense  HOUSTON – The trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP has earned 2023 Best Law Firms recognition among the top Houston-based commercial litigation firms from U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America.   In addition to its commercial litigation recognition, BOWS earned selection to the legal guide for its bankruptcy litigation… Read more »


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BOWS Attorneys Honored as Top Business Litigators in Texas

Houston trial attorneys recognized in 2022 edition of Texas Super Lawyers HOUSTON – Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP partners David Bissinger, John Strasburger, and Jason Williams have been selected to the 2022 listing of the state’s top business litigators by Texas Super Lawyers. The widely respected peer-review lawyer guide, published annually since 2003 by Thomson Reuters, is based on… Read more »


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Four Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Attorneys Among Nation’s Top Commercial Litigators

Attorneys earn Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch honors    HOUSTON – Four attorneys from the Houston-based litigation boutique Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, have earned recognition among the nation’s top lawyers.     Name partners David Bissinger, Jason Williams, and John Strasburger were selected to the 2023 Best Lawyers in America legal guide, with associate Erin Bullard recognized… Read more »


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David Bissinger Shares Experiences With Friday Jury Verdicts With Law360

Trials are largely unpredictable. But when jury deliberations inch toward the end of the week, the chances a verdict will be delivered seems to increase exponentially, according to the legal news service Law360. In looking at this phenomenon, the publication reached out to Bissinger Oshman Williams & Strasburger LLP co-founder David Bissinger to discuss his experiences with Friday verdicts. Assuming… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Attorney Recognized Among Top Young Texas Litigators

    Houston’s Erin Bullard earns spot in 2022 Texas Rising Stars legal listing    HOUSTON – Erin Bullard, a trial lawyer with Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, has earned a place among the state’s top young civil litigators in the 2022 edition of the Texas Rising Stars legal guide. Rising Stars recognizes the state’s most accomplished attorneys age 40 or younger or who… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Honored Among Best Law Firms

Selection caps exciting 2022 for Houston commercial litigation boutique  HOUSTON – The Houston-based trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP is recognized in the 2022 edition of the Best Law Firms among the top Houston-based commercial litigation firms by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America.  Selection is based on extensive client and attorney feedback, practice-specific peer review, and editorial evaluation. The full 2022 Best Law Firms listing can… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Attorneys Among Best Lawyers in America

Partner John Strasburger earns recognition for work in three litigation areas HOUSTON – Name partners David Bissinger, Jason Williams, and John B. Strasburger of the Houston-based litigation boutique Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP. have been recognized among the nation’s top commercial litigation attorneys by The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest legal guide in the United States. Additional recognition was earned… Read more »


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Addition of Distinguished Litigator Attracts Media Attention

Experienced trial attorney John B. Strasburger has joined Houston’s Bissinger, Oshman & Williams as a name partner. Effective July 1, the litigation boutique will be known as Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP. See what media outlets are staying about John’s decision to join the firm.   “Houston trial lawyer John Strasburger, who has practiced for 31 years at large… Read more »


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Houston Trial Lawyer John Strasburger Joins Litigation Boutique as Name Partner

Firm becomes Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger with addition of distinguished commercial trial lawyer HOUSTON – Experienced trial attorney John B. Strasburger has joined Houston’s Bissinger, Oshman & Williams as a name partner. Effective July 1, the litigation boutique will be known as Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP. Firm founder David Bissinger remarked that “John is a preeminent bet-the-company… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Attorney Erin Bullard Named in Texas Rising Stars Guide

Houston lawyer named among top young civil litigators in Texas in 2021 legal listing  HOUSTON – Erin Bullard, a trial lawyer with Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, has been selected among the top young lawyers in Texas for 2021.  Ms. Bullard was recognized in the prestigious Texas Rising Stars legal guide based on her civil litigation work on behalf of plaintiffs. Each year, Rising Stars recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in… Read more »


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David Bissinger Co-Authors Review of Historical Events That Explain Robinhood’s Trading Halts

The ongoing Robinhood saga gives the public a view of the operations of brokerage industry and trading desks today – operations that have their roots in centuries of trading of financial instruments. Partner David Bissinger teamed with David Port of TDI Capital Advisors for a deep examination of these issues in the Lawyer Monthly article “The Bucket Shops of the… Read more »


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David Bissinger Offers Perspective on Potential Robinhood Lawsuits on Bloomberg Law Podcast

Following the market turmoil involving so-called “meme” stocks trading on Robinhood, Bloomberg Law’s June Grasso turned to partner David Bissinger for his take on the many lawsuits already on file and regulatory investigations that will likely occur as a result of the unusual market events of late January and early February. Bissinger disagreed with the common perception in the media… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Prevails in Trial for Drilling Contractor

Partner Jason Williams and Associate Erin Bullard represented a water well drilling contractor in a suit against a landowner for failure to pay for drilling services in Ochiltree County, Texas. The landowner asserted numerous counterclaims. We successfully obtained death penalty sanctions against the landowner for discovery abuse that resulted in the trial court dismissing with prejudice the landowner’s counterclaims. The… Read more »


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Managing and Reducing COVID-19 Risk Update: December 1, 2020

To Our Clients and Friends: We all continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation in Houston, across the United States, and globally. In light of guidance from state and local authorities, as well as from Hines Property Management (which oversees our physical space and associated common areas), we have established work-from-home arrangements among our lawyers and staff. As a law… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Recognized Among Nation’s Best Law Firms

Houston firm honored for commercial litigation work HOUSTON – The Houston-based trial firm Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, has earned recognition among the Best Law Firms in the country for 2021 by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America. The firm was recognized among the top commercial litigation firms based in Houston after extensive client… Read more »


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Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger Partners Selected to Texas Super Lawyers

 Houston trial attorneys David Bissinger, Jason Williams named among top business litigators in state HOUSTON – Trial lawyers David Bissinger and Jason Williams, co-founders of Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, have been selected to the 2020 Texas Super Lawyers’ listing of the state’s top business litigators. The Texas Super Lawyers legal guide is published annually by Thomson Reuters… Read more »


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Houston Attorneys David Bissinger, Jason Williams Honored Among Best Lawyers in America

Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP partners recognized for commercial litigation practices  HOUSTON – David Bissinger and Jason Williams, co-founders of Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, have been recognized among the nation’s top attorneys by The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest legal guide in the United States.   “This is a firm built upon securing successful courtroom results for clients, and recognition such as Best Lawyers indicates that our peers have… Read more »


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BOWSLLP Underwrites the Houston Bar Foundation’s 70th Annual Harvest Celebration

In our support of Houston Volunteer Lawyers, Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP continues its long tradition of underwriting the Houston Association’s Harvest Celebration. The Harvest Celebration is the premier social event in the Houston legal community and the largest fundraiser for Houston Volunteer Lawyers. This year’s celebration is Monday, November 11 from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. at River Oaks… Read more »


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Houston Trial Lawyer David Bissinger Earns Texas Super Lawyers Recognition

Attorney selected for 11th consecutive year among top litigators in Texas HOUSTON – Trial lawyer David Bissinger, a founder of Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, has been selected for an 11th consecutive year to the Texas Super Lawyers list. Mr. Bissinger was recognized in the annual legal guide for his work involving complex commercial disputes. The honor is… Read more »


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Houston Trial Lawyer David Bissinger Honored by Best Lawyers in America

Bissinger, Oshman & Williams co-founder recognized for commercial litigation practice HOUSTON – Trial lawyer David Bissinger, a founder of Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, earned recognition for his commercial litigation work in the 2020 listing of The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest U.S.-based legal guide. Mr. Bissinger represents plaintiffs and defendants in jury trials and complex commercial… Read more »


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At Last, Litvak Gives His Side at Fraud Trial — Via Expert

Former Jefferies LLC managing director Jesse Litvak, on trial for defrauding clients on the price of mortgage bonds, finally got to present the evidence that he believes will keep him out of prison — testimony from a hand-picked expert witness. Litvak’s lawyers ended their presentation to the jury Thursday in federal court in New Haven, Connecticut. Although Litvak didn’t testify in… Read more »


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FX Riggers Rode the “Essex Express’ Leading to Fine (Podcast)

David Bissinger, a partner at Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, discusses the European Union fining five banks a total of $1.2 billion for colluding on foreign-exchange trading strategies with traders running two cartels in online chatrooms with colorful names like “Essex Express n’ the Jimmy,” “Three Way Banana Split” and “Semi Grumpy Old Men.” He speaks to Bloomberg’s June… Read more »


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David Bissinger Celebrates Eli Richardson’s Appointment to U.S. District Judge

Firm partner David Bissinger had good fortune of witnessing the formal investiture of his old and dear friend, and former moot court partner at Vanderbilt University Law School, Hon. Eli Richardson, as the newest U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Tennessee. Many congratulations to Eli, his wife Erin, and their family. Eli is a brilliant lawyer and will… Read more »


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Houston Trial Lawyers Philip Werner, David Ayers Join Trial Law Boutique Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger

HOUSTON – Houston trial attorneys Philip Werner and David Ayers, co-founders of Werner Ayers LLP, have joined Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, adding significant courtroom and corporate depth to the litigation boutique. “Our firm has a trial culture. We represent both plaintiffs and defendants in cases that go to trial far more often than average. That experience has empowered… Read more »


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Houston Trial Lawyer David Bissinger Earns Texas Super Lawyers Recognition

Attorney selected for 12th consecutive year among top litigators in Texas HOUSTON – Trial lawyer David Bissinger, a founder of Houston-based Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger LLP, has been selected for a 12th consecutive year to the Texas Super Lawyers list. Mr. Bissinger was recognized in the annual legal guide for his work involving complex commercial disputes. The honor is… Read more »


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Best Law Firms Names Bissinger, Oshman, Williams & Strasburger to 2024 Listing
Houston Attorney John Strasburger Selected as Benchmark Litigation Star