Gavin began his legal career at Fulkerson Lotz LLP in 2012 and has been with the firm for more than 10 years, representing both plaintiffs and defendants in business negotiations, trials, and arbitrations. His practice centers on complex commercial litigation including business disputes, trade secrets, joint venture and partnership disputes, oil and gas litigation, employment disputes, insurance litigation, and personal injury litigation. Gavin has handled legal research, motions, briefs, and case assessment. He has participated in numerous depositions, settlement negotiations, hearings, status conference, and trials.
St. Mary’s University School of Law, J.D., 2012
Dean’s List, 2010
St. Mary’s Student Bar Association
Institute on Chinese Law and Business, Beihang University, Beijing, China
Texas A&M University, B.A. History, 2008
Public Policy Internship Program with Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
Admissions to Practice
State of Texas
United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
Federal Court of Claims
State Bar of Texas
Texas Young Lawyers Association
American Bar Association
Houston Bar Association
Houston Young Lawyers Association
Gavin Uttecht was born and raised in Houston. He attended Langham Creek High School where he was an active participant on the varsity swim team and the marching band. Gavin also coached competitive swimming for several different teams. After high school, Gavin attended Texas A&M University and was accepted in the Public Policy Internship Program where he worked as a legislative analyst and mediator between the Comptroller and Texas legislators. At St. Mary’s Law School, Gavin was a Senator for the Student Bar Association.