Celebrated Austin Club Saved From Eviction Over Loud Music by Pete Reid Law

Located underground in the heart of Austin’s well known 6th street is the celebrated and lively Barcelona nightclub. Recently the venue was threatened with closure due to a dispute with the owner of their building over loud music, until Pete Reid Law secured an injunction to ensure the club never missed a beat.

Local Musician Fends Off Developers’ Easement Claims Thanks to Pete Reid Law

Mandy Mercier is a long-time Austinite and an award-winning musician whose life was turned upside-down when Real Estate Developers sued her and tried to claim an easement through her home. With Pete Reid Law on her side the Developers agreed to drop the case and to pay all of  her costs and fees in full.

The verdict is in: Pete Reid Law makes “arguably the greatest lawyer commercial ever”

This summer Pete Reid Law made its first TV commercial. As Pete told Texas Lawyer magazine,  “I’ve always had the idea to make a lawyer commercial that’s a bit different.” Filmed over two days in June, the ad has had quite an impact.

Pete Reid interviewed for NBC News, Austin American-Statesman; writes for Fox News

In September 2014, Scotland held a referendum to determine whether it should be an independent country. In the build-up and aftermath, Pete Reid was invited to give his opinion on the issues by several national news networks here in the US.

Pete Reid Law Wins Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Award

Pete Reid Law, PLLC, has won an award for outstanding achievement in Internet advertising in the Web Marketing Association’s 13th annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC). Pete Reid Law earned the IAC Award for “Best Legal Online Video,” capturing the top award in its category from nearly a thousand entries spanning 97 industries.

Lake House Dwellers Threaten Owner, Try to Terminate Early, and Fail.

The tenants of a luxurious lake house demanded that their lease be terminated early for improper reasons and made threats against the owner. The owner hired Pete Reid Law and the Tenants were ultimately forced to pay rent for the remainder of the lease, plus costs.

Pete Reid Law, PLLC secures victory for Austin homeowner in lawsuit against General Contractor

A General Contractor who failed to obtain the proper permits for a home remodel, and who then left an unfinished and poorly build structure on a homeowner’s property, was forced to return the vast majority of the contract price, along with attorneys’ fees, interest, and costs.

Hair Stylist entitled to work at nearby salon despite signing Non-Compete Agreement

An Austin hair stylist was sued by his former Salon for allegedly breaching a non-compete agreement, with the Salon seeking an immediate injunction to stop the Stylist working. Pete Reid Law defended the Stylist’s right to work and was successful in defeating the request for injunction at a contentious hearing in District Court.

Pete Reid Law, PLLC wins one of the first cases in Texas to be decided under new free speech legislation.

After an individual was sued for defamation by a corporation following comments made on Yelp and CitySearch, Pete Reid Law, PLLC has had the lawsuit thrown out based on an individual’s right of free speech, with the judge sanctioning the corporation and ordering it to pay the individual’s attorneys’ fees.

Pete Reid

Pete Reid has achieved success in the courtroom, in complex negotiations, in State and National legislatures, and in every other venue where talented legal advocacy is key to his clients’ interests.

Feature: Scot at centre of ‘Ground Zero mosque’ battle

A young Scottish attorney is at the forefront of a bitter legal battle concerning the building of the controversial “Ground Zero mosque” in New York.