Sean E. Breen

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Sean E. Breen


Sean Breen is a partner at Howry, Breen & Herman LLP, and has extensive litigation and trial experience aggressively handling and winning a broad range of cases. Mr. Breen has 18 years of experience representing individuals and businesses as a litigator. He is recognized as one of the top trial attorneys in the state, and has been named by his peers as a Super Lawyer (Texas Monthly Magazine) each year since 2004. He was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America (copyright by Woodward/White Inc.) in 2009 in the fields of Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury. Mr. Breen was also named Best of the Bar by the Austin Business Journal.

Practice Areas

Appellate Law
Commercial Litigation
General Litigation
Personal Injury

Mr. Breen has extensive experience in handling cases involving:

  • business torts
  • catastrophic injury/wrongful death
  • class action suits
  • construction litigation
  • employment litigation
  • environmental litigation
  • insurance litigation
  • media law
  • medical/professional malpractice
  • product liability
  • real estate litigation
  • transportation litigation

State Bar of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. Federal District Courts: Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Districts


J.D., South Texas College of Law, 1992
Bachelor of Arts, University of Texas, 1988

Professional Affiliations/Organizations

American Bar Association
Austin Bar Association
Austin Bar Foundation (Founding Fellow)
Texas Bar Foundation (Fellow)
Texas Young Lawyers Association

Community Organizations

Eagle Scouts
Texas Supreme Court Historical Society

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