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Mark A. Shank

Practice areas:

ADR, Employment & Labor, Commercial, Intellectual Property

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Intellectual Property: 25%
  2. Commercial: 25%
  3. Employment & Labor: 25%
  4. ADR: 25%

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Contact Info

Hughes & Luce LLP

1717 Main Street Suite 2800

Dallas, TX, 75201-7342

Gruber Hurst Elrod Johansen Hail Shank LLP

1445 Ross Ave Ste 2500
Dallas, TX, 75202-2701

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198108/25/2015
MOGood Standing, Active197901/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Lawyers in DallasN/A2006
Texas Super LawyerN/A2006
Texas Super LawyerN/A2006
Top 100 Lawyers in TexasN/A2006
Top 100 Lawyers in TexasN/A2006
Top 100 Lawyers in TexasN/A2005
Top 100 Lawyers in TexasN/A2005
Top 100 Lawyers in DallasN/A2005
Top 100 Lawyers in DallasN/A2005
Best Lawyers in DallasN/A2005
Texas Super LawyerN/A2005
Texas Super LawyerN/A2005
Top 100 Lawyers in TexasN/A2004
Top 100 Lawyers in TexasN/A2004
Texas Super LawyerN/A2004
Texas Super LawyerN/A2004
Top 100 Lawyers in DallasN/A2003
Texas Super LawyerN/A2003
Texas Super LawyerN/A2003
Top 100 Lawyers in DallasN/A2003

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of TexasDirector2002 - 2005
Dallas Bar AssociationPresident2001 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Labor and Employment Law SectionChairman1998 - 1999
Dallas Association of Young LawyersPresident1996 - Present
Dallas Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionChairman1994 - Present
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationSecretary1989 - 1990
State Bar of TexasTrusteeN/A
Dallas Bar FoundationTrusteeN/A
Federation of Defense and Corporate CounselMemberN/A
State Bar CollegeMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationFellowN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationVice PresidentN/A
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationChairmanN/A
Dallas Bar AssociationChairmanN/A
Dallas Bar AssociationVice PresidentN/A
Dallas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasFellowN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
American Society of Corporate SecretariesIssues in Director Retention and Recruitment2004
Texas Center for Legal Ethics and ProfessionalismEvolving Role of Corporate Counsel in Post-Enron Environment2003
Texas LawyerDealing with Corporate Politics2003
Executive Lawyer"An Employer's Best Defense: Plan Ahead,"2001

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1984
University of Missouri - Columbia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Southwest Missouri State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1976

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
UnknownInternal Affairs: Ethical Issues for In-House Counsel in Workplace Investigations, Corporate Counsel Section2004
Advanced Employment Law SeminarDamages in Employment Law Cases2004
UnknownImplementation of Effective Whistle-Blowing Procedures Consistent with Sarbanes-Oxley2003