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George (Tex) Quesada grew up in Fort Worth, Laredo and the Rio Grande Valley. He has tried civil cases from one end of Texas to the other, and practices law in New Mexico, as well. He is a Baylor graduate who worked for the Supreme Court of Texas.  He is the past President of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and Dallas Trial Lawyers Association. Tex has served on a number of State Bar Committees, including the local Grievance Committee, and regularly makes presentations at legal seminars across the state. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, teaches Sunday School and is a long-time supporter of local charities such as the Wilkinson Center.


He has successfully handled cases involving traumatic brain injuries, explosions, oil field injuries, truck wrecks, medical negligence and products liability.

He has argued cases before the Supreme Court of Texas, the Courts of Appeal for the Fifth Circuit and Eighth Circuit, plus most Courts of Appeals in Texas.


Mr. Quesada is a frequent speaker at Continuing Legal Education Seminars, including presentations such as “Advanced Strategies in Obtaining and Using Evidence”, “Work Product and Attorney/Client Privilege”, “Punitive Damages After Moriel”, “Multi-Party Litigation in Medical Negligence Cases”, “Strippers, Bar-B-Que’s and Toyota’s Punitive Damages after Moriel and Tort Reform”, “Preparing, Trying and Settling Auto Cases”, and “Evidence Law Update”.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Oil & Gas: 25%
  2. Commercial: 25%
  3. Car Accidents: 25%
  4. Personal Injury: 25%

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  • Ray C Brooks

    George is a top notch lawyer. He works hard for his clients, and has a sharp thorough understanding of the law.


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  • Gregg Oberg

    I endorse Tex Quesada. He's a leader in our area of practice with a strong commitment to seeking full justice for his clients.


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Contact info

George "Tex" Quesada

3811 Turtle Creek Blvd
Ste. 1400
Dallas, TX, 75219


NMAuthorized to practice law200406/05/2013
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198610/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Gene Cavin AwardState Bar of Texas2012
The Best Lawyers in America, 19th EditionThe Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerSommerman & Quesada2002 - Present
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Frank L Branson1987 - 2002
Briefing AttorneySupreme Court Of Texas1986 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
Dallas Trial Lawyers AssociationFormer PresidentN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationFormer PresidentN/A
New Mexico Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Baylor University School of LawN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Association for Continuing Legal EducationEvidence Law UpdateN/A
Association for Continuing Legal EducationPreparing, Trying and Settling Auto CasesN/A
Association for Continuing Legal EducationStrippers, Bar-B-Que’s and Toyota’s Punitive Damages after Moriel and Tort ReformN/A
Association for Continuing Legal EducationMulti-Party Litigation in Medical Negligence CasesN/A
Association for Continuing Legal EducationPunitive Damages After MorielN/A
Association for Continuing Legal EducationWork Product and Attorney/Client PrivilegeN/A
Association for Continuing Legal EducationAdvanced Strategies in Obtaining and Using EvidenceN/A