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Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC


  • 1601 Elm Street
  • Suite 3700
  • Dallas
  • Texas
  • USA
  • TX 75201
  • Chairman: Michael A Logan
  • Managing Partners/Board of Directors: Michael A Logan, Charles E Aster, Zach T Mayer, Joseph M Coleman, Marcy L Rothman, Robert N LeMay, Gordon B Russell, and David R Thrasher
  • Number of partners: 49
  • Number of lawyers: 89
  • Languages: English, Spanish, Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)

Firm Overview:
Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC is a full service law firm with offices in Dallas and Houston. Formed in 1992 with five lawyers, today KRCL has more than 85 attorneys. The firm provides services for clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to medium-sized public and private companies to entrepreneurs. KRCL handles transactional, litigation and bankruptcy matters throughout the US and China.

Main Areas of Practice:  

Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Creditor Rights:
5 Directors; 3 Associates
■ Successfully represented syndicated agent and senior secured lender in connection with defaulted $66 million senior and subordinated loan facilities to a large, multistate commercial grower, including pre-bankruptcy negotiations, and post-petition assets sales, Rule 9019 settlement of alleged lender liability claims, confirmation of a plan of liquidation, and post-petition establishment of litigation trust for pursuit of numerous and significant litigation claims
■ Defended claims against D & O of a Debtor with operations in approximately 20 states, with asserted claims at $100 million
■ Currently represent the largest secured creditor in the Sam and Caroline Wyly bankruptcy cases, filed as a result of SEC judgments against the Wyly’s totaling between $300 and $400 million
■ Currently represent Creditors’ Committee in Atlanta bankruptcy case involving 4 levels of secured debt, several § 363 sales of multi-state companies and significant avoidance actions
Key Clients: Sherwin-Williams Company; ResMed Corp., CNH Capital America, LLC; MEMA Financial Services Group, Inc.
Contact: Joseph M. Coleman Tel: 214 777 4280
Email: jcoleman@krcl.com

Commercial Real Estate:
11 Directors; 11 Associates
■ Construction of major sports arenas and stadiums, including the creation of SBC Park, home on the San Francisco Giants; American Airlines Center, home of the Dallas Mavericks and Dallas Stars; Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres; the Metro Soccer Stadium; and the NASCAR New York Super Speedway
■ Represented Trammell Crow Company-affiliate in the acquisition of an office park located in Malvern, Pennsylvania, construction of office complex (including $50m construction loan), and 300,000 square foot office lease for headquarters for a publicly-traded pharmaceutical company
Key Clients: 7-11 Corporation; Trammell Crow Company; Citigroup, Inc; Home Depot U.S.A., Spanos Corporation
Contact: Raymond J Kane Tel: 214 777 4290
Email: rkane@krcl.com

Commercial & Business Litigation:
32 Directors; 27 Associates
■ Successfully defended qui tam exposure for a bank arising from alleged fraud in a $15 Billion loss-share agreement with the United States government
■ Successfully defended a multi-million dollar breach of fiduciary duty claim in multidistrict litigation in Federal Courts in Minnesota, Missouri and Texas
■ Represented Union Pacific in a breach of contract action related to the failure of the defendant to honor most favored nations provisions in oil and gas leases
■ Represented David Weekley Homes in claims and cross-claims for breach of contract and fraud in the financing and development of a planned community
■ Defended former officers and directors of a bankrupt company in a lawsuit seeking damages of $100 million; negotiated favorable settlement
Key Clients: BBVA Compass Bank; Regions Bank; Union Pacific Railroad Company; Trustmark National Bank; Branch Banking & Trust Company, Freeman
Contact: Kenneth C Johnston Tel: 214 777 4222
Email: kjohnston@krcl.com

Business & Corporate Financial Transactions:
11 Directors; 10 Associates
■ Represented international energy company in a multi-party acquisition with an aggregate value of $150m involving eight foreign jurisdictions
■ Represented Chinese investors in the investment of $50m in US based oil and gas properties
■ Represented the European purchaser in a $630m acquisition of control of three office buildings, two in Chicago and one in New York City, each consisting of approximately 1,000,000 square feet
Key Clients: Renovo Capital, LLC; MTS Energy LLC; Trinity Regional Development, LLC
Contact: Patrick V Stark Tel: 214 777 4260
Email: rstark@krcl.com

Human Resources & Employment:
11 Directors; 3 Associates
■ Successfully represented a major marketing company in protecting its trade secrets from a competitor through litigation including a temporary injunction
■ Represented a large trucking company in connection with a finding from the EEOC that a class of employees had been discriminated against based on race
Key Clients: Plustar, Inc.; TriVest Residential, LLC; Etheridge Printing Company, VIRCO Manufacturing
Contact: Michael A Logan Tel: 214 777 4294
Email: mlogan@krcl.com

Financial Services:
24 Directors; 15 Associates
■ Lead plaintiffs’ counsel for Regions Bank accounting fraud and fiduciary duty claims arising from a $66 syndicated loan transaction
■ Represented the Republic of Guyana in a contested bankruptcy litigation
■ Lead Counsel for litigation finance broker in a $40 million dispute In re: Bailey Financing Litigation (MDL No. 2609)
Key Clients: Regions Bank; BBVA; Compass Bank; Capital One; Frost Bank
Contact: Kenneth Johnston Tel: 214 777 4222
Email: kjohnston@krcl.com

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Corporate Transactions
  • China
  • Construction
  • Distressed Assets
  • Employment
  • Energy
  • Environmental
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare & Medical
  • Peer Review
  • Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Creditor Rights
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Investment Fraud
  • Large Loss Subrogation
  • Commercial & Business Litigation
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Professional/Director & Officer Liability Defense
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Restaurant & Hospitality
  • Stadiums & Arenas


  • 1601 Elm Street,
  • Suite 3700,
  • Dallas,
  • Texas
  • USA
  • TX 75201
  • Tel +1 214 777 4290
  • Fax +1 214 777 4299
  • Email : rkane@krcl.com
  • Website : www.krcl.com
  • 919 Milam Street, Suite 2200,
  • Houston,
  • Texas
  • USA
  • 77002
  • Tel 713 425 7401
  • Fax 713 425 7700
  • Email : cpappas@krcl.com