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Barry Sander Hersh

Barry Sander Hersh

also known as Barry S. Hersh

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Mesothelioma & Asbestos

About Me

Dallas employment lawyer Barry Hersh was voted as one of the Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas by D Magazine, is regularly a Texas Lawyer Rising Star in Employment Litigation, and now is recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer.  Mr. Hersh is board certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.


Barry represents employees, professionals, executives, and small businesses faced with today’s most pressing workplace issues: overtime pay, non-compete and non-solicitation agreements, commission and bonus disputes, wrongful termination, independent contractor misclassification, and complex employment litigation.  The law firm also drafts, reviews, and negotiates severance agreements, and assists individuals and companies in minimizing the legal obstacles often associated with ending an employment relationship. 


The law firm offers flat rate consultations for the review of employment agreements, severance agreements, separation agreements, and non compete agreements.  Barry also represents employees and small businesses in state and federal courts, in mediation and arbitration, and before the EEOC, TWC, and US Department of Labor. Contact Dallas employment lawyer Barry Hersh at www.hersh-law.com.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Employment & Labor: 95%
    17 years
  2. Mesothelioma & Asbestos: 5%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Brian Paul Sanford

    I endorse this lawyer. We successfully tried a case together. He is highly skilled and knowledgeable. He is capable of exceptional legal analysis, as well as pursuasiveness in the courtroom.

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    Brian Sanford Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Hersh Law Firm, PC

3626 N. Hall St.
Suite 800
Dallas, TX, 75219-5133

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199805/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Board of Legal SpecializationBoard Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment Law2014
Super LawyerTexas Monthly Magazine2014
Texas Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2013
Texas Board of Legal SpecializationBoard Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment Law2013
Texas Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2012
Board Certified, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2012
Texas Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Board Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2011
Texas Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2010
Board Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2010
Board Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2009
Texas Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2009
Board Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2008
All StarTS Softball2007
Board Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2007
All StarTS Softball2006
Board Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2006
"Best Lawyers in Dallas Under 40"D Magazine2006
Board Certified Specialist, Labor & Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2005
All-StarTS Softball2005
Texas Super Lawyer Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2005
Board Certified in Labor and Employment LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2003

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyHersh Law Firm, PC2004 - Present
AttorneyHaynes & Boone2003 - 2004
AttorneyJenkens & Gilchrist1998 - 2003

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Dallas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Texas Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Dallas Morning NewsQuoted, "Dept. of Labor Steps Up Enforcement of Overtime Rules"2012
KUT-AM (Austin)Quoted, DOL overtime lawsuit against CPS2011
Al Dia (Dallas Morning News - Spanish Edition)Quoted, "Hispanos son los mas afectados por incumplimiento de ley en Texas"2011
Aqua MagazineDependent Contractors: Avoiding Costly Penalties for Misclassification2010
ABA's Fair Labor Standards ActSuppl.2006
ABA's The Developing Labor LawSuppl.2003
ABA's The Developing Labor LawSuppl.2002
ABA's The Developing Labor LawSuppl.2001

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
University of Michigan, Ann ArborPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1995

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Employee Discharge and Documentation in TexasPreventing Employment Lawsuits Before They Happen2009
South Texas College of Law Employment Law CLEThe Life of a Plaintiff's Lawyer2007
Employee Discharge and Documentation CLEBest Employment Practices2005
Tarrant Area Chamber's 14th Annual Labor and Employment Law UpdateEmployment Law Update2004
Employee Discharge and Documentation CLEEmployment Law Update2004
Employment Law EssentialsTop Employment Handbook Mistakes2003