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Background

Michael’s primary area of practice includes representation of management in matters involving labor, personnel, governmental relations and employee benefits, as well as general business litigation. His clients range in size from sole proprietorships to publicly traded companies.

Awards & Recognitions

Named a “Rising Star” for 2006 and 2007. Texas Super Lawyers Rising Star edition is a Thompson-Reuters service printed in Texas Monthly.

Recognized as a Top Attorney – Labor & Employment (Employer) by Fort Worth, Texas Magazine, 2003-2006, 2011-2013

American Jurisprudence Award, Torts (1991)

Areas of Practice

Administrative Law
Business Law
Labor & Employment
Litigation

Publications

HIPAA Privacy Compliance Manual for Healthcare Providers, Health Plans and Health Insurance Administrators, Co-author

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Education

  • Southern Methodist University School of Law Doctor of Jurisprudence (1994) SMU Law Review Associate Editor 1993-1994. SMU Law Review Associate Staff 1992-1993.
  • Southern Methodist University B.S. Economics With Finance Applications (1989)

Bar/Court Admissions

  • Texas Bar (1994)
  • US District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
2/18/17

John Allen Chalk has article published in State Bar of Texas ADR Section Newsletter

John Allen Chalk’s article “Pleadings and Conduct Can Widen Arbitrator’s Scope of Issues to Review” has been published in the...
2/16/17

Jason Pierce participated in a panel discussion of corporate attorneys at the Texas A&M School of Law in Fort Worth

Jason Pierce participated in a panel discussion of corporate attorneys at the Texas A&M School of Law in Fort Worth...
1/30/17

John Allen Chalk chaired mock arbitration panel at 2017 ADR Annual Seminar

John Allen Chalk chaired a mock arbitration panel on January 27, 2017, at the State Bar of Texas Alternative Dispute...