Background

Jerry Sawyer has been practicing civil and commercial litigation law for 39 years. In addition to serving as general counsel for a publicly traded limited partnership from 1982 to 1985, he has represented corporations, professionals and individual entrepreneurs in various industries (construction, trucking, retail food, insurance, insurance brokerage, real estate, health care, etc.) in litigation involving such areas as breach of contract, sexual harassment, civil rights, wrongful foreclosure, partnership accounting, lender liability and property rights.

Awards & Recognitions

Named a “Texas Super Lawyer” for 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. “Super Lawyers” is a Thomson-Reuters service printed in Texas Monthly.

AV-Rated Martindale-Hubbell®: Preeminent™

Associations & Memberships

Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association
Tarrant County Bar Association

Education

  • JD Texas Tech School of Law (1974)
  • BS Harding College (1970)

Bar/Court Admissions

  • Texas Bar (1974)
  • US District Court for the Northern District of Texas
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....
4/23/18

John Allen Chalk selected to train new AAA Arbitrators

John Allen Chalk was one of two presenters and facilitators selected by the American Arbitration Association to train twenty-three new...
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. ...