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W. Kyle Gooch

Director, Shareholder
kgooch@canterburylaw.com

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas, 1977.
  • United States District Court for Northern, Western, and Eastern Texas.
  • Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States Supreme Court

Mr. Gooch joined the Firm as a shareholder in March, 1981. Mr. Gooch's practice is centered around the construction industry. He is an arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association.

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Practice Area

  • ADR of Construction Disputes
  • Construction Law

Education

  • Texas A & M University (B.S., summa cum laude, 1974)
  • Baylor University (J.D., 1977)
    • Associate Editor, Baylor Law Review, 1976-1977

Member

  • State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Section
    • Past Chair
    • Former Council Member
  • Dallas Bar Association
    • Construction Law Section - Former Council Member
    • Fellow of the Dallas Bar Association
  • Fellow - American College of Construction Lawyers
    • Board of Governors 2012

Publications

  • Contributing Author, Construction Law Update, Neal J. Sweeney, Editor (Aspen Publishers, 2005, updated annually)

Speeches, Panel Discussions & Seminars

  • Construction Insurance and Exclusions for Contractors-Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) - 1995
  • The Insured's (Client's) Response to the Carrier's Reservation of Rights Letter -Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) -1998
  • Builder's Risk: The Forgotten Insurance -Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) - 1999
  • Form Follies: Void, Invalid, and Questionable AIA A201 - 1997 General Conditions Provisions Under Texas Law - Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) -2001
  • Builder's Risk; The Devil is in the Exclusions - Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) - 2003
  • Express Indemnity Clauses in Texas (Co-Author) - Winter 2003 Construction Law Journal (Official Publication of the Construction Law Section of the State Bar of Texas) - 2003
  • Construction Law Causes of Action - State Bar of Texas Advanced Real Estate Law Section - 2005
  • Use of Expert Witnesses in Development and Prosecution of Construction Contract Claims (Co-Author) - Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) - October 2005
  • Risk Allocation - Owners - Contractors (Co-Author) - Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) - March 2006
  • Warranty and Professional Liability Under Design and Construction Contracts - State Bar of Texas Advanced Real Estate Law Section - 2006
  • Things May Not be What They Appear - Discussion with Respect to Ambiguous Construction Contract Clauses - Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education (In cooperation with the State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section) - 2007
  • So, You Thought You Were Just the Contractor? - State Bar of Texas Construction Law Conference - 2010
  • Pay-If-Paid Clauses - Can the Surety Enforce the Contingency? - State Bar of Texas Construction Law Conference - 2012

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