Geoffrey H. Bracken - Gardere

Geoffrey H. Bracken

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Geoff Bracken’s litigation practice emphasizes commercial, construction, copyright infringement, wrongful death and personal injury disputes, in particular disputes related to oil and gas exploration and production. He has represented individuals and businesses in both personal injury and commercial litigation matters in trials, on appeals, and, increasingly, in arbitration proceedings.

Geoff has tried in excess of 65 cases – including 25 reported cases. He represents employers, individuals and business entities, both public and private. His representative clients include:

  • Baker Hughes Incorporated
  • Live Nation Inc.
  • Dril-Quip Inc.
  • Precision Drilling Co. LP
  • NCI Building Systems Inc.
  • Perry Homes LLC
  • M-I Swaco
  • Smith International Inc. (now a subsidiary of Schlumberger)
  • Sony Music Entertainment
  • UMG Recordings Inc.
  • Amegy Bank, National Association

Most of Geoff’s clients are Texas-based, and he has represented them throughout the U.S.

Additional Information

Other Court Admissions
  • Texas State Courts (1984)
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Northern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits
  • Dartmouth CollegeBA 1981Washington and Lee University School of LawUniversity of HoustonJ.D. 1984

    Office Location

    Wells Fargo Plaza, Suite 2000
    1000 Louisiana Street
    Houston, TX 77002
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Commercial Litigation
    Oil and Gas Law (Contract, Litigation)