Jason Bath

Jason Bath is a trial lawyer. His devotion to creative legal solutions attracts a client base ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to high net worth individuals.

About Jason


Jason’s practice is devoted to complex commercial and business litigation, insurance defense, directors’ & officers’ liability, errors & omissions, employment litigation, products liability, premises liability, auto liability, inadequate security, bad faith, liquor liability (dram shop), and wrongful death. With a proven track record, he is often called upon to appear in high-stakes litigation matters.

Jason has a reputation for aggressively and efficiently defending cases in state and federal courts, both locally and nationwide. Regardless of the complexity of the matter, he approaches all cases from the client’s perspective. Jason also uses his expertise to reach settlements and avoids litigation costs for his clients. The best results can be obtained by taking a progressive approach to the tried-and-true practices of the past, creating harmony where tradition meets innovation. Recognizing the unique attributes of each case distinguishes Jason’s ability to meet and exceed the needs of his clients.


Jason has been awarded an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating—the highest peer review rating—by Martindale-Hubbell.

Jason received his law degree from South Texas College of Law, where he served as Managing Editor for Corporate Counsel Review. He was also a member of numerous varsity moot court and mock trial teams.

Representative Matters

Insurance Litigation

  • Represented national insurer in first party litigation against its insureds for fraud, conspiracy and breach of contract claims.
  • Trial and arbitration experience includes insurance fraud, breach of contract, insurance coverage, trucking and automobile accidents, premises liability, and wrongful death.

 Commercial Litigation

  • Defended championship boxer featured on The Contender in TRO and breach of contract claims brought by his former promoter/manager.
  • Representation of fuel distributor against breach of contract and various DTPA claims.
  • Representation of orthopedic surgeon involving non-compete contract with a Travis County hospital.
  • Representation of drilling contractor in TRO and breach of contract dispute against multiple Chinese oil rig suppliers.
  • Represented railroad regarding the transportation obligations in a contract dispute for carriage of polypropylene.
  • Successfully prosecuted breach of contract and DTPA claim against franchisor.
  • Negotiated favorable settlements of defaulted promissory notes on behalf of major financial institution against various commercial entities. 

Construction Litigation

  • Successfully negotiated favorable settlement for general contractor of forty-four video stores across eight different states regarding construction defects.
  • Assisted in defending and prosecuting multiple claims arising from the failure of turbine blades. Each case involved seven-figures worth of damages.

Tort Litigation

  • Representation of national non-profit organization in sexual molestation, drowning, and personal injury claims.
  • Successfully defended major retail department store regarding an alleged defective child car seat.
  • Defended multiple cases involving personal injuries caused by oil field equipment failure.
  • Successfully defended real estate agent malpractice case.

Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • American Bar Association, Fellow
  • Federal Bar Association, Fellow
  • Houston Bar Association, Fellow
  • Bar Association of the Fifth Circuit, Member
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA), Member
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI), Member
  • Claims Litigation Management (CLM), Member
  • International Association of Special Investigation Units (IASIU), Member
  • Texas Association of Special Investigation Units (TASIU), Member
  • Houston Attorney Networking, Member
  • Lone Star Sports & Entertainment, Volunteer


  • South Texas College of Law (J.D.)
    • Managing Editor, Corporate Counsel Review
    • Phi Delta Phi
  • Texas A&M University (B.S.)

Professional Honors

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell (2011-present)
  • “Top Lawyer”, H Texas Magazine (2010-2016)
  • Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters (2013-2015)
  • Texas Super Lawyers: Rising Star, Thomson Reuters (2010-2013)

Court/Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Presentations and Webinars

  • Deposing and Defending the Insurance Adjuster and the Insured, Boulder Claims
  • The Effects of House Bill 4, Houston Claims Association
  • Changes in Texas Insurance Law, Houston Claims Association
  • “TDI Bulletins Regarding Hurricane Claims”
  • “Writ of Garnishment in Texas”