Eric P. Chenoweth
Partner

Pennzoil Place—South Tower
711 Louisiana, Suite 2150
Houston, TX 77002

P: 713.860.1601
E: echenoweth@ajamie.com

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Eric Chenoweth is a highly accomplished trial attorney at Ajamie LLP, known for his legal expertise and dedication to his clients. A seasoned lawyer, he has established himself as a trusted advocate in complex commercial litigation and intellectual property matters. Mr. Chenoweth’s understanding of the law, coupled with his strategic thinking and analytical skills, enables him to navigate challenging legal landscapes. He has successfully represented clients in high-stakes disputes, including cases involving intellectual property, breach of contract, and business torts.

Known for his attention to detail, thorough preparation, and courtroom presence to consistently deliver favorable outcomes for his clients. Mr. Chenoweth is dedicated to providing personalized and attentive client service. He strives to build strong relationships with his clients, listening to their concerns and tailoring strategies to meet their goals. His ability to effectively communicate complex legal concepts in a clear and concise manner helps clients make informed decisions throughout the legal process.

He also brings a unique asset to his practice with his extensive experience in litigation funding. With his knowledge and understanding of this area, he can offer valuable insights and strategic guidance to clients involved in complex commercial litigation. Mr. Chenoweth’s experience in litigation funding allows him to explore alternatives for financing legal cases, particularly where traditional funding options may be limited. He understands this evolving field, including the benefits and risks associated with various funding structures. With his broad expertise and wealth of experience in commercial litigation matters, Mr. Chenoweth is dedicated to providing innovative solutions and delivering exceptional results for his clients at Ajamie LLP.

  • The University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1998
    • Winner, Lile Moot Court Competition
  • Syracuse University, B.S., Environmental Engineering, with honors, 1994
    • Academic All-American and Football Team Captain
  • Texas, 1998
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • Provide patent litigation expertise to litigation firm to evaluate claims for patent infringement lawsuit
    against Fortune 500 defendants
  • Co-lead counsel at trial representing patent owner in claims for infringement resulting in favorable jury
    verdict awarding full lost profits and finding willful infringement
  • Co-lead counsel representing owner of patent and trade secrets seeking over $50 million in dispute with
    oilfield-services company over infringement and misappropriation of technology
  • Co-lead counsel at trial representing lender and insured interest-holder in contract claims resulting in $32.5
    million trial verdict, ranked among the top 100 national and top 25 Texas verdicts of the year
  • Co-lead counsel at arbitration hearing representing industrial facility in dispute over claims concerning
    pollution control equipment
  • Co-lead counsel at trial representing engineering and construction contractor in $25 million contract dispute
    with pipeline owner following $100 million upgrade
  • Represented purchaser of petrochemical products in dispute with Mexican national oil company seeking
    $500 million; obtained take-nothing summary judgment on all claims
  • Lead counsel representing oilfield-services company in dispute concerning downhole tool technology
  • Lead counsel representing Alamo exhibition in trademark dispute