Houston, TX Office: 713-974-1333
Wallis, TX Office: 713-974-1333

Scott Breitenwischer

Scott Breitenwischer

Mr. Breitenwischer has an extensive trial background. He has tried over 50 cases to verdict or trial settlement. The valuable lessons learned in the courtroom translate to efficient resolution of all manner of legal issues a company may face. He represents clients in areas including complex business, commercial, lending, title, construction, products liability, maritime and personal injury defense and oilfield disputes.

Practice Areas

  • Oil, Gas and Mineral Law
  • Title Examination
  • Litigation, Trials and Dispute Resolution of all kinds
  • Government and Regulatory Affairs
  • General Business Consultation
  • Risk Management
  • Complex Transactions
  • Due Diligence
  • Environmental, Real Estate, and Construction Law
  • Commercial Litigation, Arbitration, and Mediation
  • Title Litigation
  • Marine, Jones Act and Marine Contracts
  • Certified Mediator
  • Certified Arbitrator

Bar/Court Admissions

  • All Courts in Texas
  • The Supreme Court of the United States
  • The United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • The United State District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • The Northern District of Texas
  • The United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • The United States Tax Court

Education

  • South Texas College of Law, J.D., 1987
  • University of Texas at Austin, B.J., 1982

Memberships/Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Bar Association of the Fifth Circuit
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Galveston County Bar Association
  • Fort Bend County Bar Association
  • Austin County Bar Association
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Lifetime Member
  • Best Attorneys of America, Lifetime Member

Community Involvement

Language

  • Fluent in Spanish

Recent Trial Verdicts

  • Prosecution of breach of contract case for client. Jury trial verdict in favor of client in the amount of $2,413,622.00 (Galveston County Court at Law Number One)
  • Prosecution of breach of contract case for client. Trial verdict in favor of client in the amount of $1,764,599.40. (Harris County District Court)
  • Prosecution of Breach of Commercial Contract for client. Judgment in favor of client in the amount of $330,000
  • Prosecution of Breach of Commercial Contract for client. Judgment in favor of client for commercial tenant eviction. (Harris County District Court)
  • Defense of client company on fraud and DTPA claims. Plaintiff sought damages in excess of $1,800,000.00. Total defense trial verdict for client awarding Plaintiff nothing. (Newton County District Court)
  • Defense of a non-profit maritime association on collective bargaining agreement. Total defense trial jury verdict for client awarding Plaintiff nothing. (Federal Court Houston)