Gary Pitts

  • News

    November 15, 2012

    Returning War Contractors Face Second Battle, Against AIG

    Whatever your role in the U.S. war effort, if you were injured overseas, at least you'd be covered back home, right?

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2012

    Cover Story: Mine Fields: Injured Iraq / Afghanistan Contractors Fight to Get Compensated for War Wounds

    In the summer and fall of 2004, 58-year-old William Manning was working east of the Green Zone in Iraq. As a labor foreman, Manning, a marine Vietnam vet, was overseeing and escorting other civilian contractors at a work site near the police academy where Iraqi rookie cops were trained. The academy ... More >>

  • News

    May 15, 2008

    Big Boobs Revisited

    Former ambassador Arthur Schechter prevails in his court case, wins more than $3.5 million

  • News

    November 29, 2007

    Big Boobs

    Attorneys Arthur Schechter and Gary Pitts are in a nasty fight over breast implant cases

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2007

    Big Boobs: Breast Implant Lawsuits Aren’t Always Pretty

    When Houston attorney Gary Pitts cautioned the Houston City Council in 2002 about appointing former U.S. Ambassador to the Bahamas and well-known philanthropist and lawyer Arthur Schechter to chairman of METRO, Pitts alluded to something “ethically questionable” that Schechter allegedly did on b ... More >>

  • News

    August 11, 2005

    Who Cares?

    Celester Hall went to Afghanistan to help the troops and make his fortune. He came back deaf, in diapers and looking for benefits.