Walter J. Cicack


Phone: 713-658-9001
Fax: 713-658-9011

Area of Practice

Complex commercial litigation; business torts; contract disputes; trade secrets/restrictive covenants; securities and financial litigation; professional liability litigation.


Mr. Cicack is a partner in the Litigation Firm of Hawash Cicack & Gaston LLP.  Mr. Cicack practices primarily in commercial related litigation, including complex contract disputes, business divorces, restrictive covenant matters, financial related matters, and professional liability matters.Mr. Cicack has represented large companies, as well as middle market business organizations.  He has chaired a number of complex commercial jury trials as well as bench trials and arbitrations.  Mr. Cicack practices in all state and federal courts throughout the State of Texas.  In addition, Mr. Cicack is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  Mr. Cicack’s commercial litigation practice is varied, however, recently many of the cases he has been handling involve disputes between business partners, corporate raiding and fiduciary duty disputes, trade secrets and restrictive covenant disputes, and insurance broker/agent-related disputes.


  • J.D., University of Houston Law Center, cum laude (1984)
  • B.A., University of Houston (1981)

Honors & Awards

  • Texas Super Lawyers – 2015


  • Texas


  • S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • S. District Court for the Eastern, Western, Northern, and Southern Districts of Texas
  • All Texas State Courts