Cory Fein Of Counsel
Cory Fein, founder of the Cory Fein Law Firm, focuses on class action litigation, whistleblower “qui tam” cases, commercial litigation, and products liability.
Thomson Reuters named Mr. Fein as a Super Lawyer in 2015, 2016 and 2017, and as a Rising Star in 2004, 2005 and 2007, as published in Texas Monthly magazine.
H Texas Magazine named Mr. Fein as one of Houston’s Top Lawyers in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
In 2017, Mr. Fein became a member of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators, an organization meant to identify and highlight the accomplishments of the nation’s most esteemed and skilled litigators in high stakes legal matters, limited to attorneys who have litigated a matter with at least $2,000,000 in alleged damages at stake, and to the top 100 qualifying attorneys in each state.
He has made substantial recoveries for dozens of whistleblower clients and class action plaintiffs, and for multitudes of class members. In addition to settling numerous whistleblower and class action cases, in 2017 he litigated a class action through to a final judgment providing almost five thousand class members awards of $2,500 each.
Mr. Fein began his legal career at Jackson Walker in Houston where he practiced for five years representing defendants in a wide variety of commercial litigation cases. He then moved to the plaintiffs’ side of the bar, representing plaintiffs in commercial litigation, including class actions, with McClanahan and Clearman, LLP. He joined Caddell & Chapman in 2001, and practiced there for more than 13 years, most recently as a partner, before forming the Cory Fein Law Firm in 2014.
Mr. Fein has been a FINRA arbitrator since 2004, and is a certified mediator, meeting the requirements of Chapter 154.052(a) of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code, and the Harris County Dispute Resolution Center. He is a member of the Association of Attorney-Mediators.
In 2015 and 2017, Mr. Fein was a Guest Lecturer on Whistleblower and Class Action practice at University of Houston School of Law, Adj. Prof. Charles D. Brown’s class, Law Office Management: How to Make Money as a Lawyer. Mr. Fein has co-authored articles on Underground Storage Tank Cost Recovery and Litigation, and Effective Motion Practice in Texas. He co-authored an article on Computer-Based Discovery, and presented the article at University of Houston Advanced Business Litigation seminars, and bar association CLE’s in Houston, Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, and Beaumont. He has moderated several panels on various litigation topics at continuing legal education seminars throughout Texas.
Mr. Fein graduated from the University of Texas School of Law, with honors, in 1991 and was a member of Phi Delta Phi. In 1988, he graduated
from the Plan II program at the University of Texas with high honors, and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and a National Merit Scholar.
Awards & Recognition
- SuperLawyer – by Thompson Reuters as published in Texas Monthly Magazine, 2015
- Named one of Houston's Top Lawyers – H Texas magazine, 2015
- SuperLawyers Rising Star - by Thompson Reuters as published in Texas Monthly Magazine, 2004, 2005, and 2007