Legal Credentials

About Don Uloth

Don Uloth is AV rated by Martindale-Hubble, which is the highest peer-review rating conferred by the publisher for legal ability and ethical conduct. I have 25 years of experience handling lawsuits in Texas courts, representing businesses and individuals in contract disputes, commercial litigation, and employment disputes.

Cases resolved before trial or presently ongoing include:

  • Employment discrimination cases involving age, race, sex, pregnancy, disability, and national origin.
  • Retaliation claims based on Title VII, ADA, ADEA, Sarbanes Oxley, and workers’ compensation.
  • Sexual harassment and hostile environment claims.
  • Breach of employment contract cases involving executives and commissioned employees.
  • Business tort cases such as tortious interference and defamation.
  • Enforcement/defense of covenants not to compete and protection of trade secrets, often involving expedited claims for injunctive relief.
  • Partnership disputes involving the ouster of a limited partner and majority oppression of minority shareholder or partner.
  • Commercial contract cases (commercial leases, sale of goods cases, construction and service contracts).
  • UCC litigation involving sale of goods and security interests.
  • Extraordinary remedies: I have probably used every writ and extraordinary remedy known under Texas law at one time or another, including temporary restraining orders, temporary injunctions, garnishment, sequestration, attachment, and receivership.
  • Insurance coverage disputes, bad faith claims, and Texas Insurance Code cases.

Trials/arbitrations to verdict include:

  • Defend publicly-traded company on claims asserted by the founder-CEO after the board of directors terminated his employment.
  • Defend CFO sued for sexual harassment and intentional infliction of emotional distress by four former employees.
  • Represent investment bank suing four employees who resigned to form a competing using confidential information on bank’s pending deals to compete unfairly against the bank.
  • Defend financial services company sued by its former employee seeking $6 million in commissions allegedly due under his employment contract.
  • Represent company suing its former President to recover unauthorized bonuses, unpaid loans, and to unwind self-dealing transactions between him and the company.
  • Defended a financial services firm sued by forty-plus investors defrauded by an independent broker/dealer for his undisclosed conduct.
  • Represented commercial lender who financed RV dealership in suit to sequester and recover 23 motor homes and recover judgment for the loan deficiency.
  • Trial in probate court where sister challenged father’s oral gift to her brother.
  • Sued the producer of a Mia Hamm soccer video to collect fees to to the contractor that authored the DVD.