Pulman, Cappuccio, Pullen, Benson & Jones LLP

Pulman, Cappuccio, Pullen, Benson & Jones LLP

Over 150 years of combined experience in providing exemplary representation for clients

Firm Overview

The attorneys at Pulman, Cappuccio, Pullen, Benson & Jones, LLP
have over 150 years of combined experience providing exemplary representation for clients in litigation, mediation and arbitration, as well as transactions involving real estate, land use & development, finance and corporate law. Our firm is AV-rated "Preeminent" by Martindale-Hubbell, which is the highest rating available, and all of our attorneys have proven track records in their respective practice areas.
While we serve a diverse client base, ranging from large and small corporations to hardworking, individual men and women, all of our clients share at least two things in common - a strong belief in their case and an expectation of strength and excellence from their lawyers. That is why, when it's all on the line, clients choose Pulman, Cappuccio, Pullen, Benson & Jones to fight for them.
Main Office
Main Office
2161 N.W. Military Highway, Suite 400
San Antonio  TX  78213
Phone
  • 210-222-9494
Websites
Real Estate
Real Estate & Finance
PCP&B's real estate practice represents a broad range of clients in the acquisition, development, leasing, financing and disposition of commercial real estate projects, including office buildings, apartment projects, shopping centers, hotels, mixed-use developments and industrial projects. PCP&B also represents developers, owners, lenders, buyers, sellers, investors, landlords and tenants in all facets of commercial real estate and land use matters.

PCP&B takes pride in providing its clients with expert legal counsel and assistance in selecting and preparing the proper legal vehicle for real estate projects and investments, such as co-tenancies, joint ventures, general and limited partnerships, limited liability companies, corporations, and trusts. We also provide representation for borrowers and lenders on traditional construction, permanent, and acquisition mortgage loans, as well as more specialized real estate financing transactions, such as leasehold mortgage loans, conduit loans, securitized loans, and sale-leasebacks. PCP&B is also one of the few law firms in Texas with experience representing developers in affordable housing transactions utilizing low-income housing tax (LIHT) credits.

Randall A. Pulman

Education & Training:
University of Texas, J.D., 1986
University of Texas at Austin, B.B.A., 1983 - Major: Finance

Areas of Concentration:
-Arbitration
-Bankruptcy & Insolvency
-Business Litigation
-Commercial Collections
-Complex Commercial Litigation
-Insurance Coverage Disputes
-Securities Fraud & Broker-Dealer Disputes
-Telecommunications & Regulatory Law

Bar Admissions:
State Bar of Texas (1986)
United States Supreme Court
United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
United States District Court, Western District of Texas
United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas

Background:
Randall A. Pulman founded Pulman, Cappuccio, Pullen & Benson, LLP in 2004. He graduated from the University of Texas School of Law in May of 1986 and was granted a license to practice law in the State of Texas in November, 1986. Mr. Pulman's practice emphasizes arbitration of civil disputes and commercial civil trial matters in both federal and state courts.
Mr. Pulman has represented a wide range of commercial clients on the plaintiff's side in the fields of banking and creditor rights, bankruptcy, telecommunications, broker/dealer disputes, and insurance coverage disputes. Mr. Pulman has extensive courtroom and arbitration experience, including numerous jury trials, and has argued two cases before the Texas Supreme Court.
Mr. Pulman brings his understanding of financial statements, tax structures, finance and accounting together with experience and advocacy to effectively communicate and advocate his client's position in trial, arbitration or mediation. Mr. Pulman understands how business is done and can explain it in such a fashion that judges, juries and arbitrators can understand the dispute and issue at hand. Oftentimes, Mr. Pulman is able to identify regulatory violations and lapses by the opposition and leverage those regulatory issues to his client's benefit.
This understanding and ability to explain difficult business concepts in simple and recognizable terms is best evidenced by the wide range of published opinions on a wide variety of topics that have come from Mr. Pulman's cases over his years of practice. Mr. Pulman regularly practices in State, Federal and bankruptcy courts all over the country. He knows the procedure and uses that knowledge and experience to his client's advantage.
In short, Mr. Pulman is one of a few lawyers that can and does take an understanding of how business is done, mixes that knowledge with a deep and broad knowledge of the law and procedure and crafts a legal solution that fits the client's particular and unique need.
Mr. Pulman is a businessman himself and is sensitive to the costs of litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution. Accordingly, he crafts a solution and fee arrangement with the client that fits the case at handhourly, contingent or mixed.
Mr. Pulman received a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin in 1983 and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Texas School of Law in 1986. While in law school, Mr. Pulman served on the editorial board of The Review of Litigation and was a Director of the Board of Advocates.
Mr. Pulman is a native of San Antonio, Texas, is married to his childhood sweetheart and has three children.

Memberships & Professional Associations:
State Bar of Texas
Pubic Investor Arbitration Bar Associations
State Bar Foundation
Superlawyers.com: Super Lawyer, 2009-2011
S.A. Lawyers: Best Lawyers in San Antonio, 2008-2012

Community Involvement:
President Elect (2012), Vice-President of Finance (2010-2011), Treasurer (2007-2009) and Trustee (1996-2000, 2001-2006), Congregation Agudas Achim
Trustee, Camp Young Judaea 2008-2011
Chairman of the Board, Golden Manor Foundation 2006-2010
Education
  • University of Texas
    J.D.
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