Governmental Defense

Our Governmental Defense Practice Group has a special awareness and understanding of the law involving the defense of governmental entities. Doug Becker and Toni Hunter spent a combined 35 years defending the state of Texas at the Office of the Attorney General. Toni Hunter served as Chief of the Office of the Attorney General’s General Litigation Division for 10 years.

Doug Becker, Toni Hunter, and Monte Swearengen are among the best governmental defense lawyers in Texas and have defended very large, high-risk, and complex cases brought against government entities.

Some of our representative clients include:

  • State of Texas
  • City of Austin
  • Robertson County
  • Travis County Water Control & Development District No. 17
  • Dallas County Hospital District d/b/a Parkland Hospital
  • City of Westlake Hills
  • Village of Webberville

Members of the Governmental Defense Team:

Douglas M. Becker
Monte L. Swearengen