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D. Paul Dalton

D. Paul Dalton

Practice areas:

Litigation, Business, Construction & Development, Health Care, Intellectual Property

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Litigation: 60%
    36 years
  2. Business: 15%
    33 years
  3. Construction & Development: 9%
    33 years
  4. Intellectual Property: 8%
    28 years
  5. Health Care: 8%
    28 years



Hourly ($250-350/hour), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Dalton is ono of the finest attorneys in his state. He is a strong and zealous advocate for his clients and a credit to the legal profession. I highly recommend his legal services.


    Howard Lewis Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • David M. Pyke

    Paul is a highly regarded trial attorney with a vast breadth of experience. I highly recommend him.


    David Pyke Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Dalton Law, PLLC

6565 N Macarthur Blvd Ste 225
Irving, TX, 75039-2482


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197905/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Visting Lecturer of LawMarie Curie Swardowski University, Lublin, Poland1996
AVMartindale Hubbell1986
Distinguished Alumni Award (Moot Court)SMU Dedmon School of Law1984

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalDalton Law, PLLC2012 - Present
Senior ShareholderCowles & Thompson, A Professional Corporation2000 - 2012
PrincipalLaw Office of Paul Dalton1997 - 2000
PartnerJackson Walker, LLP1979 - 1997

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Woodrow Wilson High School Community Foundation, Inc.Founding Board Member2009 - Present
Woodrow Wilson High School Alumni Assn., Inc.President2006 - Present
Texas Association of Defense CounselMember2000 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationMember1979 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Southwestern Law JouralConflict of Laws, Annual Survey of Texas Law1985

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Methodist UniversityDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1979
University of Houston College of PharmacyPharmacyB.S. Pharmacy1973

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
National Instutute for Trial Advocacy - Southern Deposition Program (1996-1998, 2000-2004, 2006-2010, & 2012)Instructional Faculty2012
Dallas Bar Association Judiciary CommtteeExtraordinary Remedies: Requirements for Restraining Orders and Temporary Injunctions in State Trial Courts2012
State Bar of Texas - Advanced Employment Law SeminarInsurance Coverage in Employment Law Litigation1992