Years of Experience Trying Complex Cases
AZA is first and foremost a trial firm with attorneys who hail from the best law schools in the country. Our eight partners have collectively tried over 225 cases. Our courtroom experience, our knowledge of what will matter to a jury or judge, and our command of trial technology permits us to do this efficiently. Being trial-ready also strongly influences settlement. Opponents recognize that we have confidence in our position, and also our ability to advocate that position. In fact, AZA is often hired on the eve of trial, once it has become clear that the case must be tried.
NEWS & HEADLINES
01/17/17AZA’s Jane Langdell Robinson Earns Prestigious Civil Appellate Law Certification
HOUSTON – The Houston trial law firm of Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing...
01/13/17WSJ: Texas Union Fights to Stay in Bankruptcy after Losing Defamation Case
HOUSTON – The Wall Street Journal reported that one of the country’s largest unions...
01/09/17Animal Legal Defense Fund Files Anti-SLAPP Motion Against Landry’s Defamation Suit
HOUSTON – The Animal Legal Defense Fund filed a motion asking a Harris County...
12/21/16AZA Lawyer Zavitsanos Tells Newspaper How Social Media Aids in Jury Selection
HOUSTON – AZA founding partner John Zavitsanos was featured in a Texas Lawyer story...
What We Do
Construction & Real Estate Litigation
We represent property owners, engineers, developers, and contractors in a variety of construction-related matters. Our construction matters usually involve large-scale industrial or municipal projects. For instance, we represent one of the nation’s largest pipeline companies in its construction-related disputes....
What They Say
Ahmad Zavitsanos is an excellent firm with top shelf...