No. 00-1103.

65 S.W.3d 653 (2001)

George O. JACOBS, Petitioner, v. William SATTERWHITE, Jr., Respondent.

Supreme Court of Texas.

Rehearing Overruled February 28, 2001.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

George O'Neal Jacobs, George O. Jacobs & Assoicates, Houston, for Petitioner.

William Satterwhite, Jr., Satterwhite & Associates, P.C., Houston, for Respondent.


William Satterwhite sued his former criminal defense attorney, George Jacobs, for professional negligence and breach of contract. Jacobs moved for summary judgment on the professional negligence claim, asserting that Peeler v. Hughes & Luce, 909 S.W.2d 494 (Tex.1995), precluded Satterwhite's claim as a matter of law. Satterwhite responded that he was asserting only a claim for breach of contract. The trial...

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