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Brett Kutnick Joins Jackson Walker’s Trial & Appellate Litigation Practice in Dallas

By on October 11, 2018 in Announcements

Appellate attorney Brett D. Kutnick has joined Jackson Walker as a partner in the Dallas office.

The firm said in a release that Kutnick has more than 20 years of experience as a litigator and the managing partner of an appellate boutique law firm.

“Having Brett join our team is a significant triumph for both the Firm and our clients. He is a premier appellate lawyer with a proven track record,” said W. Ross Forbes Jr., Chair of the Trial & Appellate Litigation practice.

Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Kutnick has served as lead appellate attorney in courts throughout the state, including the Texas Supreme Court and the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

The firm said his experience includes commercial cases and business appeals, encompasses oil and gas issues, contract disputes, business torts, professional malpractice, breach of fiduciary duty claims, shareholder oppression, and intellectual property rights.

“Moving to Jackson Walker was a natural choice for both me and my clients. At Jackson Walker, I’ll be able to expand my practice while focusing on the cases I enjoy,” Kutnick said.

While working toward his J.D. at the University of Texas School of Law, Kutnick was a member of the Texas Law Review, Chancellors, Order of the Coif, and the Legal Research Board.