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Stephen   Pate
Fulbright & Jaworski LLP

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Stephen Pate has been a partner since 1994 in the Houston office of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. He focuses his litigation practice on construction litigation, first party insurance litigation, commercial coverage litigation, fraud, extracontractual and insurance litigation. He is a member of The American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel. Pate is an elected member of the American Law Institute. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is on the Board of the Windstorm Insurance Network. He served on the Editorial Board of the Bad Faith Law Reporter and The Insurance Coverage Litigation Reporter. Mr. Pate is a fellow of the Houston, Texas and American Bar Foundations and has served as Director of both the Texas and Houston Young Lawyers Associations. He is listed in Chamber’s Guide to Leading American Lawyers and Who's Who in America, Who's Who in America Law, Who's Who in the South and Southwest, and Who's Who in the World. He has been named a Texas Superlawyer and is listed in "Best Lawyers in America." He is listed in the Legal Media Group's Guide to "The World's Leading Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyers." He has tried over 45 cases, most involving bad faith and first party insurance issues.