Robert Rush is a founding member of Rush & Gransee, L.C. Mr. Rush started his legal career at a large defense firm where his trial skills were honed defending doctor's, manufacturers, and drivers of automobiles in cases Involving catastrophic injuries. Robert Rush has taken the skills he developed and created one of the pre-eminent law firms in San Antonio.
Roberts current practice is primarily devoted to Individuals who have been harmed by negligent drivers, doctors, and corporations. Robert has a reputation of going the extra mile to get his client's every dollar available. Unlike other firms that try to settle cases quickly for less money Robert has the reputation of pushing cases so that his clients will maximize their recovery.
Robert L. Rush has been voted by his peers and listed as one of San Antonio's Best Lawyers, for the past five years in the annual legal poll conducted by the monthly magazine "Scene in SA". Mr. Rush was identified as one of San Antonio's best lawyers in Personal Inquiry and Malpractice Law. Mr. Rush has represented clients and litigated cases in a wide variety of practice areas including medical malpractice, products liability, first-party insurance disputes, fraud, and Dram Shop. Mr. Rush is privileged to be a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and is Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Mr. Rush has handled State and Federal cases throughout Texas, and in Federal District Courts In several other States. In his career he has represented insurance carriers, insureds, plaintiffs, defendants, large and small businesses and individuals and their families.
Areas of Practice:
Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Board Certified, Civil Trial Advocate Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1999
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1990
U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 1999
St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas, 1989 J.D. Honors: Board of Advocates Honors: Order of Barristers Honors: American Inns of Court (1988-1989)
University of Texas, San Antonio, Texas, 1986 B.A.
"Bad Faith: History, Elements and Related Causes of Action", NBI Bad Faith Litigation in Texas, 1996
"Ethics - Its Legal, But Is It Right?", NBI Bad Faith Litigation in Texas, 1999
"Trial Strategy - The Beginning of the End: Voir Dire & Opening Statements", NBI Bad Faith Litigation in Texas, 1999
Honors and Awards:
Identified as one of San Antonio's Best Lawyers by "Scene in SA" magazine under Plaintiff in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice, 1994 - Present
Life Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum & the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2008