HOUSTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ Coats Rose announced the hire of Charles C. Conrad, director, within its Construction/Surety and Litigation practice areas. Conrad, based in the firm's Houston office, brings more than eight years of experience to his position.
Conrad concentrates his practice in complex commercial, oil and gas, admiralty/maritime, construction, real estate and personal injury litigation. He has represented businesses and individuals in both commercial and personal injury matters at both trial and appellate levels.
Additionally, Conrad was selected as a Texas Super Lawyer "Rising Star" by Texas Monthly (2009-2011), an honor bestowed upon only 2.5 percent of the total lawyers in Texas.
Conrad earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin, as well as a law degree from the South Texas College of Law. He continues to support his alma mater as a volunteer judge of mock trial and moot court competitions at South Texas College of Law.
Coats Rose has more than 90 attorneys, with offices in Houston, Clear Lake, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio and New Orleans. The firm's practice areas focus on Construction/Surety, Real Estate, Public Finance, Governmental Relations, Insurance, Real Estate/Land Use/Government Affairs & Banking, Labor & Employment and Litigation.