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aaron j. burke


Dallas Attorney Aaron Burke

Telephone 214.346.3780
Facsimile 214.267.4280
aburke@hdbdlaw.com
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8750 N. Central Expy.
Suite 1600
Dallas, Texas 75231

aaron j. burke


Dallas Lawyer Aaron Burke

A graduate of Baylor Law School, Aaron has successfully defended clients involved in high-stakes litigation across Texas and the U.S. Aaron guest lectures at Baylor Law School and serves as a consultant and monitoring counsel for oil and gas and manufacturing companies involved in litigation throughout the U.S. He has defended a wide range of domestic and international companies, such as automobile manufacturers, firearm manufacturers, oil & gas operators, drilling companies, tubing companies, and other energy and transportation-related entities ranging across the spectrum. Aaron is a director on the Board of Directors for Texas Young Lawyers Association and also a committee co-chair on the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers. He is passionate about serving the community and his profession through TYLA and DAYL, and he is passionate about zealously representing his clients.

Attorney Aaron Burke

Education

Baylor University, J.D. (Magna Cum Laude) 2010

  • AAJ 2010 National Student Trial Advocacy Competition; Baylor Mock Trial Team
  • National Criminal Procedure Moot Court Tournament; Baylor Law Moot Court Team
  • Notes & Comments Editor; Baylor Law Review

Southwestern Assemblies of God University, B.S. History (Summa Cum Laude) 2006

Bar & Court Admissions

Texas

U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas

Professional Affiliations & Activities

Guest Lecturer, Baylor Law School, Intro to Oil & Gas

Director, Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA), 2013-2016

Alumni, DAYL Leadership Class, 2012-2013

Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

Fellow, DAYL Foundation

Associate Member, William "Mac" Taylor Jr. American Inn of Court

Dallas Bar Association

Co-Chair, DAYL Law Student Assistance Committee, 2013-2016

Member, TYLA Law Student Outreach Committee, 2013-2014

Chair, TYLA Law Focused Education Committee, 2015-2016

Co-Chair, TYLA State Moot Court Competition, 2016-2017

Member, TYLA Local Affiliates Committee, 2016-2017

Member, State Bar of Texas Court Rules Committee

Recognition & Awards

Recognized as a Rising Star in the Rising Stars Edition of Texas Super Lawyers Magazine (2016)

2016 President's Award, Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA)

Articles

"Confusion Now Hath Made His Masterpiece! But When Does the Removal Countdown Begin? A Discussion on the Fifth Circuit's Recent Fraudulent Joinder Decisions and Their Potential to Trap the Unwary Litigator," 63 Baylor Law Review, 2011

"Two Cases that Changed the Nation, Turning Points in 20th Century America," SAGU ThoughtHub Guest Speaker