June 18, 2015
Three of Lewis Brisbois' distinguished partners Peter Garchie, Florence McClain and Scott Masterson will discuss the ins and outs of defending the toxic tort.More
Mike Jacobellis has practiced law in Houston and Beaumont, Texas for 30 years. He has tried over 150 cases to jury verdict in Federal Court and State Courts in Harris, Jefferson, Orange, Jasper, Newton, Liberty, Polk, Hardin, and Trinity Counties. He has argued appeals in the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Beaumont Court of Appeals, the Houston Courts of Appeal, and the Tyler Court of Appeal. He has represented doctors in professional liability matters and in commercial litigation. Since 2000, has handled over 50 medical malpractice cases involving physicians, hospitals, nurses, and nursing homes.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Jacobellis gained experience as a law clerk to Hon. Joe J. Fisher, U.S. District Judge, E.D. Texas (1980-1982).
He has experience in the following areas:
St. Thomas More Scholar
Consultant to Matthew Bender, Texas Workers’ Compensation Handbook, Lexis-Nexis 2009-2011
Juris Doctor, 1980
Bachelor of Arts, 1977