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Kenneth E. East

Kenneth E. East

Location:
North Richland Hills, Texas
Phone:
(817) 788-1111
Fax:
817-485-2836
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Trial and Appellate Litigation
  • Commercial Disputes
  • Representation of Municipalities and Public Officials
  • Civil Rights
  • Tort Claims
  • Real Estate
  • Land Use
  • Construction
  • Contract Law

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 2011

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - May, 1994
    • Honors: Intern, Hon. Sam Houston Clinton, Judge, Tx Crt of Crim Appls, Spring 1994
    • Law Journal: American Journal of Criminal Law, 1992 - 1994
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, U.S.A
    • B.B.A. cum laude - May, 1991
    • Honors: Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honorary
    • Major: Finance

Published Works

  • Marital Property Considerations, Asset Protection:Domestic and Interanational Law & Tactics, Clark Boardman Callaghan, 1995

Representative Cases

  • Turner v. Lieutenant Driver, 848 F.3d 678 (5th Cir. 2017)
  • Davis v. Romer, 600 Fed. Appx. 926 (5th Cir. 2015), as revised (Feb. 3, 2015)
  • Carlton v. Fearneyhough, 07-10676, 2008 WL 686595 (5th Cir. Mar. 12, 2008)
  • In re Noteboom, 111 S.W.3d 794 (Tex. App.—Fort Worth 2003, no pet.)
  • Abdeljalil v. City of Fort, et al., 98-10971 (5th Cir. 1999)
  • In re D.J.M., 114 S.W.3d 637 (Tex. App.--Fort Worth 2003, pet. denied)
  • Darden v. City of Fort Worth, 4:15-CV-221-A, 2016 WL 4257469 (N.D. Tex. Aug. 10, 2016)
  • Gonzales v. Hill, 4:16-CV-291-A, 2016 WL 8710476 (N.D. Tex. July 15, 2016)
  • Al-Srogy v. Bryan, et al., 4:16-cv-00042-A (N.D. Tex.)
  • Swen v. City of Fort Worth, TX, et al., 4:15-cv-00619-O (N.D. Tex.)
  • Bullock v. Leary, 4:15-CV-00090-Y (N.D. Tex.)
  • Grisham v. City of Ft. Worth, Tex., 4:15-CV-324-A, 2015 WL 3901612 (N.D. Tex. June 24, 2015)
  • Manisavanh v. Allen, et al., 4:13-cv-00908-O (N.D. Tex.)
  • Jernigan v. City of Fort Worth Fire Dept., et al., 4:11-CV-00680-Y (N.D. Tex.)
  • Talkington v. City of Fort Worth, 4:12-CV-585-A, 2013 WL 6065442 (N.D. Tex. Nov. 15, 2013)
  • Freeman v. City of Fort Worth, Texas, 4:10-CV-888-Y, 2011 WL 2669111 (N.D. Tex. July 7, 2011)
  • Swiat v. City of Fort Worth, Texas, 4:10-CV-354-A, 2011 WL 2559637 (N.D. Tex. June 28, 2011)
  • Pearlman v. City of Fort Worth, Tex., 400 Fed. Appx. 956 (5th Cir. 2010)
  • Hudson v. City of Fort Worth, Tex., 4:09-CV-483-A, 2010 WL 2834831 (N.D. Tex. July 16, 2010)
  • Banks v. City of Fort Worth, 4:09-CV-289-A, 2009 WL 2905718 (N.D. Tex. Sept. 9, 2009)
  • Ryan v. City of Fort Worth, Tex., 4:07-CV-310-A, 2009 WL 577284 (N.D. Tex. Mar. 5, 2009)
  • Rafique v. City of Fort Worth, 4:06-CV-645-Y, 2007 WL 4754172 (N.D. Tex. Nov. 13, 2007)
  • Pearlman v. City of Fort Worth, No. 4:08-CV-393-A, slip op., 2009 WL 2842788 (N.D. Tex. Sept. 3, 2009)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Tarrant County Bar Association, Member
  • Tarrant County Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • Northeast Tarrant County Bar Association, Past President (2002-2003)
  • Northeast Tarrant Chamber of Commerce, Member

Contact Information

Foster & East
Suite 675
9001 Airport Freeway
North Richland Hills, Texas 76180-7774
Phone: (817) 788-1111
Fax: (817) 485-2836
Contact Us

Foster & East is an association of Ross T. Foster, P.C., and Kenneth E. East, P.C.