Representative Reported Decisions

Following is a representative list of published court decisions in which Brian Blakeley served as counsel. In all cases listed save one, Brian acted as lead counsel both at trial and on appeal.

Texas Supreme Court

Mid-Continent Ins. Co. v. Liberty Mut. Ins. Co., 236 S.W.3d 765 (Tex. 2007).

Balandran v. Safeco Ins. Co. of America, 972 S.W.2d 738 (Tex. 1998).

Texas Courts of Appeal

KLN Steel Products Co., Ltd. v. CNA Ins. Companies, 278 S.W.3d 429, (Tex. App.-San Antonio 2008),

TIG Ins. Co. v. San Antonio YMCA, 172 S.W.3d 652 (Tex. App.-San Antonio 2005).

Autozone, Inc. v. Duenes, 108 S.W.3d 917 (Tex. App.-Corpus Christi 2003). (Appeal only.)

In re National Unity Ins. Co., (Tex. App.-San Antonio 1998).

United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Liberty Mut. Ins. Co. v. Mid-Continent Ins. Co., 508 F.3d 261 (5th Cir. 2007).

American States Ins. Co. v Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, 170 Fed. Appx. 869 (5th Cir. 2006).

Liberty Mut. Ins. Co. v. Mid-Continent Ins. Co., 407 F.3d 683 (5th Cir. 2005).

Liberty Mut. Ins. Co. v. Mid-Continent Ins. Co., 405 F.3d 296 (5th Cir 2005).

Esco Transp. Co. v. General Ins. Co. of America, 75 Fed.Appx. 936 (5th Cir. 2005).

American States Ins. Co. v Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, 183 Fed. Appx. 401 (5th Cir. 2004).

American States Ins. Co. v Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, 335 F.3d 493 (5th Cir. 2003)

Performance Autoplex II Ltd. v. Mid-Continent Cas. Co., 322 F.3d 847 (5th Cir. 2003).

Mid-Continent Cas. Co. v. Swift Energy Co., 206 F.3d 487 (5th Cir. 2000).

Mid-Continent Cas. Co. v. Chevron Pipe Line Co., 205 F.3d 222 (5th Cir. 2000).

Balandran v. Safeco Ins. Co. of America, 148 F.3d 487 (5th Cir. 1998).

Balandran v. Safeco Ins. Co. of America, 129 F.3d 747 (5th Cir. 1997).

Federal Ins. Co. v. Srivastava, 2 F.3d 98 (5th Cir. 1993)

United States District Court

Mid-Continent Cas. Co. v. Third Coast Packaging Co., Inc., 342 F.Supp.2d 626 (S.D. Tex. 2004 ).

Hartford Fire Ins. Co. v. AutoZone, Inc., 312 F.Supp.2d 1037 (W.D.Tenn. 2004).

Liberty Mut. Ins. Co. v. Mid-Continent Ins. Co., 266 F.Supp.2d 533 (N.D. Tex. 2003).

Great American Ins. Co. v. Calli Homes, Inc., 236 F.Supp.2d 693 (S.D. Tex. 2002).

Northern Ins. Co. of New York v. Austin Commercial, Inc., 908 F. Supp. 436 (N.D. Tex. 1994).