This week (May 13-19) is the Dying Matters Awareness Week, and the theme is “Are We Ready?” Dying Matters. Although it is a mere three-word question, in the context of death it is one all too commonly ignored and one which typically is not answered in the affirmative. Most of us spend our entire lives ignoring death. Although I am the first to admit we certainly should not dwell on death, it does warrant some discussion. You never know when it will be your time to go. Do not wait
Jeffrie Boysen Lewis was selected to serve on the Board of Directors for the San Antonio Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. The mission of the Federal Bar Association is to strengthen the federal legal system and the administration of justice by serving the interests and needs of the federal practitioner, both public and private, the federal judiciary, and the public they serve. The San Antonio Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is comprised of the San Antonio Division of the Western District of Texas. The chapter has served the
Richard J. Kasson and N. Taylor Williams secured a defense verdict on behalf of our clients, an interventional cardiologist and his practice group, in a complicated medical malpractice case in which Plaintiffs alleged that the death of their father was the result of a misplaced stent during a cardiac catherization procedure and failure to timely and appropriately address complications caused by the alleged misplaced stent. They asked the jury to award more than $3.4 million in damages against our clients. The seven-day trial involved expert testimony from leading interventional cardiology
Jefferson Bank’s Board of Directors has appointed Henry B. Gonzalez III as a director, effective immediately. Gonzalez is a founding partner of Gonzalez Chiscano Angulo & Kasson, PC. His law practice focuses on representing individuals and business entities in civil litigation pending in state and federal courts, in addition to matters in arbitration. Gonzalez has represented individuals in tort and business litigation, including claims involving professional negligence, construction defects and disputes involving intellectual property rights.
Henry currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Wade Richmond Foundation and Choose
Taylor Williams has been invited to join the President’s Advisory Council at Schreiner University. Schreiner University is a private university located in Kerrville, Texas.
Taylor Williams has been elected a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation in recognition of his outstanding professional service and notable contributions to the system of justice and the people of Texas. The Texas Bar Foundation is made up of the top 1/3 of 1% of Texas attorneys and is based on outstanding contributions to the legal profession and commitment to the community.
Gonzalez, Chiscano, Angulo & Kasson, PC proudly announces N. Taylor Williams has been named a Partner of the firm. Mr. Williams will continue to practice in the areas of estate and fiduciary litigation, construction litigation, property litigation, tort litigation, general commercial litigation and estate planning.