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John Robert Skrabanek

John Robert Skrabanek

Partner, Thompson & Skrabanek, PLLC
  • Appeals & Appellate, Arbitration & Mediation, Bankruptcy ...
  • New York, Texas
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J.R. is a problem-solver for successful businesses and individuals.

J.R. has tried a dozen cases to verdict in state and federal courts. He has successfully settled or prevailed in hundreds of cases in his career, sometimes with millions of dollars at stake. In 2019, J.R. won a $1.5 million dollar plaintiff’s verdict. In 2018, he was part of the trial team for one of the 50 largest verdicts in Texas. Also in 2018, he secured a take-nothing defense verdict for a real estate developer facing a multi-million dollar claim.

J.R.’s practice focuses on all types of business and commercial litigation, including contracts, real estate, debt defense, and consumer law, amongst many others. J.R. also serves as outside General Counsel to thriving businesses.

University of Kentucky College of Law
J.D. (2009)
Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: Member, Law Review
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Articles & Publications
13 Things Your Landlord Won’t Tell You—That Could Cost You Money
Reader's Digest
18 Experts On Running A Successful Non-Profit
Free Press Directory
3 Easy Ways to Royally Muck Up Your Freelance Contracts
Entrepreneur Magazine
For Consumer Problems, Sometimes The Best Advocate Has A Law Degree
Huffington Post
How to Break a Contract Without Paying Dearly
U.S. News & World Report
How to Tell if You Were Fired From Your Job Illegally
Huffington Post
Plaintiffs, Upset With Text Offering, Appeal Dismissal Of Class Action
What The 3D Printed Guns Battle Means For Bitcoin and DApps
Speaking Engagements
Copyright and Trademark Basics Every Attorney Should Know
International Association of Privacy Professionals
Texas Bar Foundation
Limited to top 1/3 of 1% of all Texas attorneys.
Texas Bar College
Recognition for voluntary additional Continuing Legal Education credits.
Professional Associations
State Bar of Texas
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New York State Bar Association
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New York City Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
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State Bar of Texas
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5th Circuit
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Construction Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Employment Law
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate Law
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
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Contact & Map
Thompson & Skrabanek, PLLC
42 W. 38th Street
Suite 1002
New York, NY 10018
Telephone: (646) 568-4280
Monday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Thursday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed