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The Woodlands, TX 77380
Kelvin obtained his law degree from South Texas College of Law where he graduated magna cum laude. While in law school, he was a member of the Order of Lytae, was on the Dean’s List for all years in attendance, received the E. E. Townes Award for Academic Excellence and served as Assistant Editor for the South Texas Law Review. Before law school, he attended Mississippi State University on an athletic scholarship and completed his undergraduate studies at Texas A&M University and University of Houston with a B.A. in Finance.
After law school, Kelvin had the honor of serving as the Briefing Attorney for Justice Sears Magee on the Supreme Court of Texas and then joined the Houston law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski, L.L.P. where he handled personal injury and commercial litigation, and civil appeals. He later joined the Houston law firm of Beirne, Maynard & Parsons, L.L.P., as a partner in the firm’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Malpractice and Appellate Sections. There, he tried significant product liability cases for some of the world’s leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies, tried high-profile medical malpractice cases for several of Houston’s largest healthcare providers, and served as lead appellate counsel in numerous appeals involving products liability, medical malpractice, and insurance coverage disputes.
Below are some of the appellate cases Kelvin has handled in his appellate practice:
410/West Ave., Ltd. v. Texas Trust Savings Bank, 810 S.W.2d 422 (Tex. App.–San Antonio 1991, no writ) (banking case involving numerous lender liability claims).
AmWest Savings Ass’n v. Farmers Market of Odessa, Inc., 753 F. Supp. 1339 (W.D. Tex. 1990) (represented federal regulatory agency to recover note deficiency).
Baylor College of Medicine v. Camberg, 247 S.W.3d 342 (Tex. App.–Houston [14th Dist.] 2008, pet. denied) (medical malpractice case involving survival and wrongful death claims).
Belgian American Inv’ts & Trade, Inc. v. F.S.L.I.C., 717 F. Supp. 462 (N.D. Tex. 1989) (banking case involving a federal regulatory agency).
Brown & Brown of Texas, Inc. v. Transcontinental Ins. Co., 2009 WL 4856782 (Tex. App.–Houston [1st District] 2009, no pet. h.) (misrepresentation and deceptive trade practices case involving an insurance policy).
Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery Ass’n v. Harmony Baptist Church, Case No. 14-84-00421-CV (Tex. App.-Houston [14th District] 1984) (real property case involving enforcement of deed restrictions).
Health Systems Int’l – Bryan/Bryan Nephrology Center Joint Venture v. Suki, Case No. 01-87-01113-CV (Tex. App.–Houston [1st District] 1987) (business case to enforce buy sale agreement between owners).
Lincoln Nat’l Life Ins. Co. v. Brown Schools, Inc., 757 S.W.2d 411 (Tex. App.-Houston [14th Dist.] 1988, no writ) (insurance case involving overpayment to healthcare provider).
Matter of Meyerland Co., 960 F.2d 512 (5th Cir. 1992) (banking case involving lender liability claims against a financial institution in receivership).
McNeily v. United States, 839 F. Supp. 423 (N.D. Tex. 1992) (banking case involving lender liability claims against a financial institution in receivership).
Mercado v. Warner-Lambert Co., 106 S.W.3d 393 (Tex. App.-Houston [1st Dist.] 2003, pet. denied) (product liability case involving a pharmaceutical drug).
Pasket v. F.D.I.C., 785 S.W.2d 172 (Tex. App.-Houston [14th Dist.] 1990, writ dism’d w.o.j.) (banking case involving federal-regulatory agency).
Patterson v. J.H. Walker, Inc., Case No. 08-01-00136-CV (Tex. App.–El Paso 2001) (truck accident case).
Peerenboom v. HSP Foods, Inc., 910 S.W.2d 156 (Tex. App.-Waco 1995, no writ) (premises liability case against business for an on premises assault).
Perryco, Inc. v. F.D.I.C., 777 S.W.2d 549 (Tex. App.–El Paso 1989, no writ) (banking case involving federal-regulatory agency).
Pioneer Natural Resources U.S.A., Inc. v. W.L. Ranch, Inc., 127 S.W.3d 900 (Tex. App.–Corpus Christi 2004, pet. denied) (oil and gas case involving claims for trespass, negligent drilling and breach of mineral lease).
Rabe v. Guaranty Nat’l Ins. Co., 787 S.W.2d 575 (Tex. App.–Houston [1st District] 1990, writ denied) (breach of contract case involving an insurance policy).
Seismic Equipment Exchange, Inc. v. Blackwell, Case No. 01-86-00293-CV (Tex. App.–Houston [14th District] 1984) (product liability case involving a brain injury suffered in an off-road seismic vehicle accident).
Union Pacific Resources Group, Inc. v. Neinast, 67 S.W.3d 275 (Tex. App.–Houston [1st District] 2001, no pet.) (class action case brought by oil and gas royalty owners).
U.S. Silica Co. v. Tompkins, 92 S.W.3d 605 (Tex. App.–Beaumont 2002), rev’d and remanded, 156 S.W.3d 578 (Tex. 2005) (per curiam) (product liability case for wrongful death involving silica sand).
Worldwide Anesthesia Associates, Inc. v. Bryan Anesthesia, Inc., 765 S.W.2d 445 (Tex. App.–Houston [14th District] 1988, no writ) (business case involving antitrust claims and breach of contract).