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
4/13/18

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?
3/29/18

Rick Sanchez Delivers Keynote to Leadership ISD

On March 28, 2018, Rick Sanchez provided the keynote address at an invitation-only event for Leadership ISD. The purpose of...