Charles M.R. Vethan
Texas business attorney, Charles M.R. Vethan, earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence at Southern Methodist University School of Law in Dallas, Texas, and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Alberta, Canada. Mr. Vethan served as an editor for The International Lawyer, as well as authored articles on international letters of credit, the role of insurance defense counsel in complex litigation matters, and Implied Licenses in Copyrights. He also presented courses through the National Business Institute to attorneys and CPAs on corporate structure and governance.
The AV Preeminent rating is awarded to attorneys with very high to preeminent legal ability, expertise, and professionalism in their field of practice.
Licensed in Texas and California, Mr. Vethan has been recognized by Texas Lawyer as having top Texas verdicts in 2010 and 2014.
Lloyds of London retained Mr. Vethan and his team to defend and mitigate a claims against the Treasury Manager of the Stanford Financial Group in a $2.3 Billion lawsuit brought by the receiver appointed by the United States Federal District Court. The case was successfully tried to a jury in the Northern District of Texas, dismissing 98.5% of the claim, and resolved the remaining claims against the Treasury Manager and other defendants within Lloyd’s limits.
Mr. Vethan recently had a federal class action settlement approved by the Southern District of Texas, which included attorney fees and costs of almost $1 million.