Successfully Representing Companies, Executives, Professionals & Individuals In High Profile Cases

Law Offices of R. Ritch Roberts PLLC

Dallas Litigation LawyerAttorney R. Ritch Roberts

Ritch Roberts is an experienced attorney with over 14 years of proven success representing clients in business and trial matters. While practicing with the nation's leading trial firm and with one of Dallas' leading boutique trial firms, Mr. Roberts has demonstrated his ability to see every matter through to the end with his clients. Mr. Roberts has not only represented some of the nation's largest businesses, but he has also stood against them in court. Mr. Roberts has on multiple occasions stood by small businesses to win against the Goliaths. As one example, Mr. Roberts recently prevailed on behalf of a Dallas business against one of the nation's largest banks with a complete victory from the jury including actual damages, punitive damages, and bad faith findings across the board.

Mr. Roberts also knows that business is about building relationships and making deals. To that end, it has been his pleasure to help his clients negotiate deals, draft contracts, form new businesses, restructure businesses, and navigate the issues his clients face. Mr. Roberts sees these not as challenges for his clients but as opportunities for their businesses to grow and overcome.

Awards

  • Texas Super Lawyers - Rising Star: 2010 - 2018
  • Top Verdicts - Top 50 jury verdicts in Texas for 2016

Representative Cases

  • Coralli et al. v. JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A.: successfully obtained jury verdict of actual and punitive damages for Sting Soccer on breach of contract, tortious interference, and business disparagement claims.
  • Cornerstone Healthcare Group Holding, Inc. v. Reliant Hospital Partners LLC, et al.: represented corporate officer against claims of multi-million dollar breach of fiduciary duty, conspiracy, theft of trade secret, corporate interference and computer hacking.
  • Fluke Electronics Corp. v. Cordex Instruments, Inc et al.: represented international manufacturing company and employees against theft of trade secret and unfair competition claims.
  • Hay v. United Development Fund IV et al.: represented defendant in multi-state litigation concerning shareholder derivative and securities class action allegations.
  • Janus Consulting Partners v. Infornautics Inc., et al.: represented plaintiff corporation against contractor who breached computer systems to misappropriate source code.
  • Janvey v. Amadio et al.: represented accounting executive in securities claim involving one of the largest Ponzi schemes in US history.
  • NewFund RE4, L.P. v. Fitzhugh-Ross, LLC and Richard Kevin Smith: obtained judgment for principle, interest, and attorneys’ fees on multiple notes payable.
  • Nortex H LLC v. Alik Shrayber et al.: represented purchaser of business against prior owner based on fraud in the sale of business assets.
  • Regions Bank v. NexBank Securities, Inc. et al.: represented lead banker in litigation concerning over $50 million syndicated loan transaction and claims of breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, negligence and Texas Securities Act violations.
  • Securities and Exchange Commission v. Allen et al.: represented Receiver in securities violation case.
  • US ex rel Valenti v. Robert Wingfield, et al.: represented defendant in qui tam case concerning import tariffs and duties.

Admissions

  • Texas
  • United States District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas

Education

  • Baylor Law School, J.D., 2003, cum laude
  • Southern Methodist University, BBA, 2000, cum laude

Putting Experience on Your Side

Why Hire Fitzpatrick Jacks Smith & Uhl?
  • Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

  • More than 150 Years of
    Combined Experience

  • Highly Esteemed Civil & Criminal Lawyers

  • Free & Confidential
    Case Evaluations

  • Successful at Handling High-Profile Cases

  • Utilizing Our Collective Skill
    for Your Greatest Benefit

  • Tactful Investigators &
    Thorough Researchers

  • Tremendous Track Record
    of Case Wins

Contact Fitzpatrick Jacks Smith & Uhl

We Represent Your Side of the Story
  1. Our attorneys have a tremendous track record for success.
  2. We bring nearly two centuries of legal experience to the table.
  3. At our practice, we focus on assisting clients through complex, high-profile cases.
  4. We have insights and knowledge on how the other side operates.
  5. Free and confidential consultations are offered to all of our clients.
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