Practice Areas

In a world that is constantly changing, every company, transaction or dispute benefits from timely legal advice. SKV's attorneys offer a range of expertise, across a number of practices and industries, whether you need help with a specific, narrow issue or a large complex matter.


Appellate experience, persuasive oral argument and excellent briefs win appeals. SKV delivers all three.


SKV’s lawyers have won arbitrations for clients in just about every industry imaginable, and in disputes.

Class Actions / Multi-party Litigation

Multi-party litigation combines high complexity with high risk. SKV has the record of success you need.

Commercial Disputes

Your toughest cases are SKV’s passion and priority.

Energy and Oil & Gas

Energy is big business in Texas. SKV has you covered.


The Gulf Coast brings environmental challenges, but SKV has you covered in civil and criminal disputes.


Near the Texas Medical Center, SKV has long handled healthcare providers’ most challenging cases.


SKV has long represented insureds in their most challenging, high-risk matters.

Intellectual Property

SKV's lawyers have had great success in high-profile intellectual property cases in state and federal courts across the country.

Labor & Employment

SKV’s depth in commercial and white collar allows us to handle complex employment matters.

Qui Tam

Qui tam cases are often complicated and time-consuming. You need experienced counsel like SKV.


Since its founding, SKV has been a part of some of Houston’s biggest securities-related actions.

Trustee-Related Actions

SKV has successfully brought actions on behalf of and defended against actions by bankruptcy trustees.

White Collar

SKV’s white-collar lawyers have played major roles in the country’s most significant white-collar cases.

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