Background

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

Education

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
4/30/18

Rocky Schwartz – Served as moderator at E. Dist TX Bench Bar

Rocky Schwartz served as moderator at the Eastern District of Texas Bench Bar Conference.  "Deciding Where to File a Case....
4/13/18

Brian Smith spoke on DTPA at City Club Lunch & Learn

On April 12, 2018, Brian Smith presented a CLE on updates and emerging issues in Deceptive Trade Practices Act litigation. ...
4/2/18

John Allen Chalk has released the April 2018 edition of “The Arbitration Newsletter”

John Allen Chalk has released the June 2017 edition of "The Arbitration Newsletter".  ONE SMOOTHIE, WITH A SIDE OF ARBITRATION?