Larkin C. Eakin, Jr.

Houston, TX
Partner
Larkin Eakin focuses his practice in the areas of energy and environmental litigation, as well as complex appellate matters. He has tried cases ranging from hydrocarbon exploration and production to refinery and petrochemical plant construction, as well as environmental and toxic tort litigation for a number of Fortune 100 companies. He is admitted to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the Eastern, Northern, and Southern District Courts of Texas. Larkin joins the firm as a partner.
Education
  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas (J.D., summa cum laude, 1979)
    • Law Review: South Texas Law Review, Case Notes Editor
  • The University of Texas (B.A. in Economics, 1976)
Admissions to Practice
  • Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd and 5th Circuits
  • Licensed to appear before all major bodies, state and federal, dealing with environmental and condemnation matters
Certification & Ratings
  • AV Rated, Martindale Hubbell
Selected Prior Experience
  • Elected Criminal Prosecutor, Waller County, Texas
Memberships & Affiliations
  • 5th Circuit Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • National Association of Corrosion Engineers, Associate Member
Presentations and Seminars

Mr. Eakin regularly makes presentations on construction damages at seminars sponsored by the National Association of Construction Lawyers. He is also a regular speaker at the Advanced Civil Trial Seminar on Federal Jurisdictions.

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