Jake joined Whitaker Chalk in July 2017. Prior to joining the firm, he practiced personal injury litigation in Dallas, Texas, for two years, where he gained significant trial advocacy experience. Jake’s primary practice areas are business litigation and general civil litigation.

Areas of Practice

Business Litigation

General Civil Litigation

Construction Litigation

Personal Injury Litigation


Associations & Memberships

State Bar of Texas

– Litigation Section

– Business Law Section

– Antitrust and Business Litigation Section


Tarrant County Bar Association


Texas Young Lawyers Association

– Business Litigation Section


American Bar Association


Baylor University School of Law, Juris Doctor, November 2013

Southern Methodist University, B.B.A. in Finance, cum laude, May 2010

Bar/Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas, 2014

John Allen Chalk released chapter on Arbitration for State Bar of Texas

John Allen Chalk released (on March 10, 2018) his chapter on “Arbitration” that is part of the State Bar of...

Thomas Brandon spoke at City Club’s Lunch & Learn

Thomas Brandon spoke at the monthly Lunch & Learn sponsored by Whitaker Chalk and the City Club on March 8,...

J. Kirk Bryant to speak at Texas Bankers Association Conference

J. Kirk Bryant to speak on March 2, 2018 at the Real Estate, Oil and Gas Conference of the Wealth...