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Education
  • University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 2015, Order of Barristers
  • University of Oklahoma, B.A., 2007
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 2015
  • United States District Court Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas
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Pierce T. Cox
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Associate
pcox@thompsoncoe.com
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Houston
One Riverway
Suite 1400
Houston, Texas 77056
713-403-8392 direct  |  713-403-8299 fax
Assistant:
Sandra Hernandez
713-403-8386 direct
SHernandez@thompsoncoe.com
Overview

Pierce Cox is a litigator with experience in regulatory compliance, fraud investigation, and electronic discovery. Pierce’s practice focuses on complex insurance coverage disputes and litigation, including breach of contract and bad faith allegations.

Pierce’s clients benefit from his investigative experience and his strong advocacy skills. Before attending law school, Pierce worked for several years as a consumer protection investigator at the Office of the Texas Attorney General, and then joined the agency’s electronic discovery team. In law school Pierce won national and regional advocacy awards for both writing and speaking competing as a member of the University of Houston Law Center Moot Court Team. Pierce also led The Advocates at UHLC as Executive Chair, and served as an Articles Editor on Board 38 of the Houston Journal of International Law. His international energy comment is published in Volume 37 of the Journal. Pierce is a member of the Order of Barristers and an Eagle Scout.

Speeches and Presentations

#gumshoe: An Introduction to Gathering Evidence on the Web, presented at Cybersecurity: What State Prosecutors Need to Know hosted by National Association of Attorneys General, Spring 2011