Andrew K. Meade
Top rated business litigation attorney in Houston, TexasMeade Neese & Barr LLP
Andrew Meade is an experienced trial lawyer with a focus on complex business disputes. In his more than 20 years of practice, Andrew has handled a wide-variety of high-stakes litigation, for both plaintiffs and defendants, ranging from large litigation matters for international corporations to “bet-the-company” cases for small businesses.
Andrew was born in Bethel, Alaska and he grew up in the farming and ranching country of western Nebraska. After high school, Andrew served his country, as an airborne soldier in the U.S. Army National Guard (1994-2000).
Andrew moved to Texas for law school, where he attended the University of Houston Law Center. After law school, Andrew clerked for Judge Henry Politz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit from 2001-2002. He returned to Houston and began his career as an attorney with the boutique litigation firm of Hicks Thomas in Houston, Texas, where he worked from 2002-2008. Andrew left Hicks Thomas to create his own law firm, eventually co-founding Meade Neese & Barr LLP.
Meade Neese & Barr LLP handles a wide variety of complex civil cases for businesses and individuals, including intellectual property/patent disputes, business partnership disputes, securities and financial-sector litigation, energy-sector litigation, ERISA litigation, antitrust, and breach of contract.
Andrew brings an aggressive and focused approach to dispute resolution that is shaped to each client’s unique litigation goals and needs.
Practice areasBusiness litigation, General litigation, Securities litigation, Intellectual property litigation
First Admitted: 2001, Texas
Professional Webpage: http://hmgnc.com/attorneys/andrew-k-meade/
- Mr. Meade graduated the United States Army's Airborne school in August of 1996.
- Mr. Andrew Meade with Meade & Neese LLP has been elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Fellows of the Foundation are selected for their outstanding professional achievements and their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of the justice system throughout the state of Texas. Election is a mark of distinction and recognition of Mr. Meade's contributions to the legal profession. Selection as a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation is restricted to members of the State Bar of Texas. Each year one-third of one percent of State Bar members are invited to become Fellows. Once nominees are selected, they must be elected by the Texas Bar Foundation Board of Trustees. Membership has grown from an initial 255 Charter Members in 1965 to more than 9,000 Fellows throughout Texas today. The Texas Bar Foundation is the largest charitably funded bar foundation in the country. Founded in 1965 by lawyers determined to assist the public and improve the profession of law, the Texas Bar Foundation has maintained its mission of using the financial contributions of its membership to build a strong justice system for all Texans. To date, the Texas Bar Foundation has distributed more than $16 million throughout Texas to assist nonprofit organizations with a wide range of justice-related programs and services. For more information, contact the Texas Bar Foundation at www.txbf.org., Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, Texas Bar Foundation, 2016