Marc Gravely

Texas Lawyer

Marc Gravely founded and leads Gravely Attorneys and Counselors, a construction defect and insurance claims law firm working throughout Texas. As counsel of record for hundreds of property owners’ and policy holders legal claims over the past decade, Marc represents Texas businesses and governmental entities.

In the construction defect claims side of Marc E. Gravely’s legal practice he pursues construction defect claims and litigation against general contractors and designers on behalf of:

  • Texas ISDs
  • Texas Charter Schools
  • Universities
  • Municipal Buildings
  • State and County Projects
  • Transit Authorities
  • Texas Public Hospitals
  • Other Government Facilities

And

  • Retirement Communities
  • Homeowner Associations
  • Condominium Boards
  • Private Hospitals and Medical Buildings
  • Apartments
  • Private Companies

In the insurance coverage and insurance bad faith side of Marc’s law practice he works on behalf of insurance policyholders facing denials, delays, and other wrongful conduct by insurance companies typically with the following types of damage:

  • Hurricanes
  • Floods
  • Fires
  • Wind
  • Hail
  • Tornados
  • Wrongful Conduct

Marc Gravely has filed many Amicus briefs on behalf of Texas trade groups on important issues involving the rights of property owners.

Recent Appearances

Mr. Gravely is a frequent speaker and educator, including dozens of Continuing Legal Education presentations to lawyers for education credit to fulfill Texas State Bar requirements including:

  • CLE: San Antonio Real Estate Lawyers 2020
  • CLE: Dallas Bar Real Estate Lawyers (upcoming)
  • The Collin County Bar Association 2019 – First party insurance coverage litigation
  • 2 CLE's to a private law firm 2019
  • Texas Hospital Association General Counsel Roundtable – Construction litigation 2019
  • Texas Department of Insurance (Enforcement Division)
  • Recent Legislation Affecting the Government’s Rights: New Procedures and Laws Affecting Construction Defect Claims, co-instructor. CLE Course 2019
  • The Top Eight Pitfalls of Hospital Construction, co-instructor. CLE Course.

Publications

  • Texas Annotated Insurance Code – Contributing Editor
  • Texas Insurance Digest – Contributing Author
  • 7 Step Guide to Construction Defect Claims (series) – Author (Q1 2020 release)
  • America’s Crumbling Infrastructure (Sutton Hart Press – Q4 2020 release)

Professional Groups

  • Texas State Bar Board of Directors (through 2021) – appointed by president of State Bar of Texas

Prior Postings

  • Former Special Prosecutor for Texas State Commission on Judicial Conduct
  • Gravely & Pearson Law Firm

Licenses & Admissions

  • Texas State Bar
  • Northern and Southern Federal District Courts Texas

Education

  • BS: Bellarmine University – Biology
  • MS: University of Texas, San Antonio - Biotechnology
  • JD: St. Mary’s University, San Antonio
  • LLM: University of Connecticut – Insurance Law

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