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jeffrey s. patterson


Dallas Attorney Jeff Patterson

Telephone 214.346.3701
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jpatterson@hdbdlaw.com
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8750 N. Central Expy.
Suite 1600
Dallas, Texas 75231

jeffrey s. patterson


Dallas Lawyer Jeff Patterson

Jeff joined the firm soon after its inception and became its first new partner. He began his career participating in a major investigation for an auto manufacturer in order to prepare its defense for an anticipated wave of litigation. Over the years, he has served in a first-chair capacity in numerous trials all over Texas and Arkansas, and has managed cases to resolution in many other states. He has served as Associate Liaison at the firm, training and evaluating new associates, and he continues to teach in-house and external CLE courses, specializing in the art of voir dire, the preparation of foreign and domestic corporate representatives and the ethics and efficiencies of time-keeping. Jeff's practice has expanded in recent years to commercial and patent litigation, primarily in the Eastern District of Texas where he grew up. Jeff became the firm's managing partner in 2011

Attorney Jeff Patterson

Education

University of Virginia, J.D. 1988

University of Dallas, B.A. (Cum Laude) 1982
M.A. (Cum Laude) 1983

Bar & Court Admissions

Arkansas

Texas

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

Professional Affiliations & Activities

State Bar of Texas

Products Liability Advisory Council

Defense Research Institute

Dallas Bar Association

Recognition & Awards

Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

Recognized as a Super Lawyer by Texas Super Lawyers magazine (2009-2013)

Recognized as a Super Lawyer (Business Litigation) in the Corporate Counsel Edition of Super Lawyers magazine (2010)

Selected for inclusion in D Magazine's "Best Lawyers in Dallas" 2011-2013

Best Lawyers in America, 2015

opinions

Barfield vs. SST Truck Co., LLP

MHL TEK, LLC vs. Nissan Motor Company et al