Frank D. Calvert

     F. Blair Clarke

     Michael K. Eaves

     Alex J. Stelly Jr.

Senior Partner   

Mr. Calvert is an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell. He concentrates his practice in the areas of general civil litigation and appellate practice in state and federal courts including governmental liability, personal injury, commercial litigation, admiralty and maritime law, civil rights and employment law.

Personal Injury Trial Law

National Board of Trial Advocacy

NBLSC Member Website Medallion
Board Certified Lawyers

Areas of Practice: 

Admiralty and Maritime Law

Appellate Practice

Automobile Litigation

Environmental and Toxic Tort Litigation

Governmental and Administrative

Labor, Employment and Civil Rights Law

Law Enforcement Liability

Municipal Law

Personal Injury, Products Liability and
Premises Liability Defense

Lamar University
        - Beaumont, Texas, B.S., 1976 (with highest honors)
        - Phi Kappa Phi

University of Houston
        - Houston, Texas, J.D., 1980 (with honors)
        - Order of the Barons
        - Houston Journal of International Law,
          Assistant Editor (1980-1981)
        - Phi Delta Phi

Admitted to Practice:

State Bar of Texas, 1981
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas, 1981
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas, 1982
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, 2009
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 2009
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1981
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 1983
U.S. Supreme Court, 1984

Board Certifications:

Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy
Board Certified Civil Pretrial Practice Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Professional Associations:

Jefferson County Bar Association
        - President, 2003-2004
        - President-Elect, 2002-2003
        - Vice President, 2001-2002
        - Treasurer, 2000-2001
        - Director, 1998-2000
        - State Bar of Texas District Grievance Committee 03A,
Michelle M. Mehaffy Inn of Court
College of the State Bar of Texas
The Defense Research Institute
Jefferson County Pro Bono Board, 2003-2005
        - President, 2003-2004

Professional Honors:

Listed, Texas Super Lawyers, 2006-Present
Listed, Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition, Sept. 2009

Papers Presented:

Texas Municipal League Attorney Workshop, Topic: Recent Federal Cases, Texas Municipal League, 1995

Personnel Issues/Employee Relations Workshop, Topic: Discrimination, Texas Municipal League, 1996

Texas Municipal League Attorney Workshop, Topic: Determining Property Interests of Governmental Employees and Contractors, Texas Municipal League, 1998

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