The settlement is a model of how much good can be accomplished through the class action format and how the rights of the consumer can be effectively guarded. The relief is extraordinary.
~Houston Business Journal October 13, 1995.
A Texas lawyer with a talent for winning big lawsuits . . . [has] shifted the balance of power between U.S. companies and the people they employ in their factories across the border. . . [The $30 million dollar settlement is] a big one but not the biggest for Caddell, 45, whose firm has recovered $1.45 billion dollars in cases in the last decade . . .
~MB, Magazine of the NAFTA Marketplace October 1999
Mike Caddell: the lawyer who had the greatest impact in 1999 Texas Lawyer December 13, 1999, Cynthia Chapman: one of Americas Top 50 Women Litigators who is a whiz at handling cross-border litigation National Law Journal December 2001, Cynthia Chapman: one of Americas top 40 attorneys under the age of 40 with a wide variety of major litigation.
~National Law Journal July 2002
This has never been a case about money. It’s a case about justice. He opened his own firm in 1985 and subsequently won a series of high-profile, big-money cases.
~ Waco Tribune-Herald May 21, 2000