Industries
Education
  • St. Mary's University School of Law, J.D., 1982
  • The University of Texas at Austin, B.A., 1978
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 1982
  • United States District Court Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals  Fifth Circuit
Languages
Richard M. Mosher
Richard M. Mosher Photo
Partner
rmosher@thompsoncoe.com
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Dallas
700 North Pearl Street
Twenty-Fifth Floor - Plaza of the Americas
Dallas, Texas 75201
214-871-8269 direct  |  214-871-8209 fax
Assistant:
Pat Durrwachter
214-880-2517 direct
pdurrwachter@thompsoncoe.com
Overview

Rick Mosher frequently defends owners, contractors, and design professionals in evaluating and resolving property damage, warranty and construction defect claims.

Representative Experience

  • Lead investigation, defense and negotiation in claims against General Contractor arising out of structural collapse of 600,000 sq. ft. warehouse. Resolved interrelated issues of liability, damages, indemnity and coverage, leading to favorable results.
  • Lead investigation and defense of structural engineering firm in property damage subrogation action arising out of wind driven structural roof failure of commercial warehouse.
  • Lead investigation and defense of Geotechnical engineering firm in connection with subsidence and partial collapse of school building in Big Springs, Texas.
  • Lead investigation and defense of architect firm in negligence claims arising out of water intrusion and ensuing damage to nursing home.
  • Lead investigation and defense of structural engineer in connection with steel joist deflection of home under construction. Negotiated contributions of general contractor and owner’s insurer leading to favorable settlement.
  • Lead investigation and defense of civil engineering firm in developers suit alleging negligence in lay out and plating of residential development. Evidence of plaintiff’s own negligence developed pre-trial leading to favorable settlement.

Professional and Community Activities
  • Board of Directors, Shared Housing Dallas
Speeches and Presentations
  • 2006, Financial Responsibility Endorsements for Motor Carriers, DRI For the Defense
  • 2005 MCS-90 and Intrastate Financial Responsibility Endorsements, State Bar of Texas, Prosecuting and Defending Truck Accident Litigation
Professional Recognition
  • “AV” Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.