Firm Profile

MehaffyWeber, P.C.


One Allen Center, Suite 1200
500 Dallas Street
Houston, TX 77002
United States
(713) 655.1200

Firm Details

Since 1946, MehaffyWeber has combined the traditional value of hard work with an innovative approach to the practice of law.  We offer a wide range of services, including virtually all traditional areas of civil law.  Our clients represent a broad spectrum of business and professional interests, ranging from multi-national corporations to small businesses and individuals.  MehaffyWeber has 35 attorneys located in offices in Houston, Beaumont and Austin, Texas. All of our attorneys are licensed in Texas.  The firm, also, has attorneys licensed in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Virginia, and Washington, D.C., as well as the United States District Courts in Texas, Mississippi state and federal courts, United States District Court for the District of Colorado, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth, Eleventh and Fourteenth Circuits, the United States Supreme Court and the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and the Supreme Court of the United States. 

MehaffyWeber began primarily as a litigation defense firm and has evolved into a broad-based regional law firm with a strong emphasis in labor and employment, insurance defense, premise liability, personal injury, toxic torts, environmental, construction defect, trucking, and product liability law.  As our clients' legal needs have expanded in an increasingly complex business and legal environment, so has the diversity of our services.  Today, as described below, our practice includes substantial work in commercial litigation, intellectual property litigation, governmental liability, health care liability, pharmaceutical and medical device product liability, bankruptcy litigation, and energy and natural resources law, as well as regulatory, administrative and governmental affairs.  Our attorneys practice in state and federal courts throughout the State of Texas and beyond and we have a full scale appellate and business practice.  Our firm also functions as regional counsel for several clients.

Our firm offers a wide range of services, including litigation in most areas of civil law. Our clients represent a broad range of business and professional interests, from multi-national corporations to small businesses and individuals.  We have a reputation for trying and winning the cases that should be tried. MehaffyWeber has 35 attorneys located in offices in Houston, Beaumont, and Austin Texas.

MehaffyWeber lawyers bring a diverse experience to the practice of law.  All our attorneys achieved academic excellence, and many have served in editorial positions on law reviews and journals.  We have placed a high priority on recruiting the best and the brightest young lawyers and provide them with the experience, training, and working environment needed for them to develop as outstanding attorneys.  From the business area to the trial and appellate level, MehaffyWeber has experienced attorneys capable of confidential and professional representation.  Our success derives in no small part from our responsiveness and willingness to spend the time and resources needed to provide effective, economical and timely representation tailored to fit the particular needs of each client.


Robert A. Black
Managing Shareholder

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Texas in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Texas in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants with 8 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Beaumont in Insurance Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Beaumont in Litigation - Insurance with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Beaumont in Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants with 8 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Beaumont in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants with 6 lawyers


  • DuPont Legal Challenge Award
  • "Preferred Provider of Legal Services" for Parker Hannifin Corporation


  • Deere & Company
  • E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • ExxonMobil Corporation
  • Foster Wheeler Corporation
  • General Electric
  • Goodrich Corporation
  • KBR
  • Meadwestvaco Corporation
  • Michelin North America
  • Parker-Hannifin Corporation
  • Ref-Chem
  • Sepco Corporation
  • The City of Beaumont
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Triplex, Inc.

About Our Clients

MehaffyWeber’s clients are as varied in size and character as the services they require. Our clients include national and multinational corporations with major facilities in the state.  We act as outside counsel for these clients to handle a broad range of litigation, labor negotiation, and environmental problems.   We represent governmental bodies, including counties, cities, and school districts, closely-held companies, partnerships, and other enterprises, as well as charitable organizations, educational institutions, and other nonprofit groups. 

MehaffyWeber strives to keep clients abreast of developments in the major fields of law.  To that end, the firm provides seminars for clients, professional groups, and trade associations.  Our attorneys also have acted as local counsel in highly complex commercial matters. We listen to our clients and work as a team with them to protect their interests and achieve positive results. We try cases in some of the toughest jurisdictions, but we also know that not every case should be tried. In a challenging legal environment, we work to achieve excellent results at a reasonable price, and we use innovative approaches to achieve these goals.

MehaffyWeber uses state of the art technology to assist clients in achieving desired results. We realize that one size does not fit all for legal work thus we work with our clients to achieve the solutions they want. Throughout our history we have built relationships with our clients that lead to mutual benefits.

Firm Practice Areas

  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Mediation
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Trusts and Estates

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Austin, TX

823 Congress Avenue, Suite 200

Austin, TX 78701

United States

(512) 394.3840

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Beaumont, TX

2615 Calder Avenue, Suite 800

Beaumont, TX 77704

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(409) 835.5011

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Houston, TX

One Allen Center, Suite 1200

500 Dallas Street

Houston, TX 77002

United States

(713) 655.1200

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