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Walter S. Cowger

Walter S. Cowger

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Litigation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Litigation: 50%
    38 years
  2. Employment & Labor: 50%
    28 years

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Contact Info

1717 Main Street Suite 5500 Lb 49
Dallas, TX, 75201



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198708/25/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law197603/11/2014
DCInactive 197705/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2008
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2006
Texas Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Walter S. Cowger2002 - Present
PartnerAkin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP1987 - 2002


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Downtown Dallas YMCAMember - Board of Management1995 - 2010


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University Of VirginiaN/AJ.D.1976
Yale UniversityEnglishB.A.1973

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Dallas Bar AssociationNon Compete/Non Disclosure Litigation2002
Dallas Bar AssociationNon Compete/Non Disclosure Litigation2001
Dallas Bar AssociationNon Compete/Non Disclosure Litigation2000