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Lance Eric Caughfield

Appeals Attorney at Plano, TX

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  • Licensed for 27 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1996
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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About Lance

Learn Lance’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Appeals
    40%
    Board certified in civil appeals by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and handling both appellate and appellate support

    27 years

  2. Litigation
    30%
    Civil litigation in generally more complex areas, including mass tort, products, and catastrophic personal injury and business loss

    27 years

  3. Business
    15%

    16 years

  4. Mediation
    10%
    Leveraging experience in plaintiff and defense work, insurance, and business knowledge to help parties reach creative solutions

    9 years

  5. Insurance
    5%

    27 years

Board Certified in Civil Appellate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Lance appears in State and Federal Courts as both trial and appellate counsel in complex cases, including business litigation, insurance coverage, and personal injury matters. Lance also mediates and helps resolve civil cases, using his range of experience to help find creative solutions, and has taken the required 40 hour basic mediation training for court-annexed mediation.

Location

Baker Moran Doggett Ma & Dobbs LLP
1400 Preston Road
Suite 350
Plano, TX, 75093

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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 15 minutes
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Baker Moran Doggett Ma & Dobbs LLP
  • 2016 - Present
  • Partner
  • Kelsoe, Khoury, Rogers, Caughfield & Clark, PC
  • 2010 - 2016
  • Of Counsel
  • Kelsoe, Anderson, Khoury & Clark, PC
  • 2008 - 2010
  • Partner
  • Fletcher & Springer
  • 2001 - 2008
  • Associate
  • Fletcher & Springer, LLP
  • 1996 - 2001
  • Intern
  • The Supreme Court Of Texas
  • 1995 - 1995
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Education

  • University of Texas
  • 1996
  • Abilene Christian University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1993
  • Abilene Christian University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1993

Sample of Legal Cases

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas v. Arancibia, 324 S.W.3d 544 (Tex. 2010).
  • Court held in client's favor, leading to favorable settlement
  • Stephens v. Friendly Chevrolet, No. 05-08-0881-CV (Tex. App.--Dallas 2009, no pet.)
  • Judgment for client upheld on appeal
  • Elscholtz c. TASER Int'l, Inc., No. 4:05–CV–487–Y (N.D. Tex. 2007)
  • Summary Judgment and Motion to Strike granted
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Associations

  • Dallas Bar Association, Appellate Law Section
  • Board Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
  • 2004 - Present
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • 2001 - Present
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • 1996 - Present
  • Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal
  • Articles Editor
  • 1992 - 1993
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Coach of the Year
  • SMU Board of Advocates
  • 2004
  • Coach of the Year
  • SMU Board of Advocates
  • 2003
  • Newcomer Coach of The Year
  • SMU Board of Advocates
  • 1999
  • National Finalists, Best Brief
  • Giles Sutherland Rich Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition
  • 1995
  • Dillard Award for Best Briefs in the World
  • Jessup International Moot Court Competition
  • 1993
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Publications

  • The Appellate Advocate
  • Texas Courts of Appeals Update - Substantive
  • 2009
  • The Litigation Manual: Jury Trials
  • Chapter 12 - Credibility
  • 2008
  • The Appellate Advocate
  • Texas Courts of Appeals Update - Substantive
  • 2007
  • Litigation
  • Communicating Credibility
  • 2001
  • Texas Lawyer
  • The Twists and Turns of the Attorney-Client Privilege
  • 2001
  • Texas Lawyer
  • Who’s Picking Up the Tab? Policyholders Try to Bill Insurers for Y2K Remediation Costs
  • 1999
  • Local Government Law Weekly
  • The Y2K Act: Puzzling Protection for Defendants
  • 1999
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Speaking Engagements

  • Spring Classic
  • Brave New World: Adjusting the Intellectual Property Claim.
  • 2006
  • Spring Classic
  • Adjusting the Insured's Case Through the Appellate Process
  • 2005
  • Fall Classic
  • Cancelling Policies in Texas
  • 2002
  • Fall Classic
  • Modern Times: Insurance Coverage for Cyber-Losses and Internet-Related Claims
  • 2000
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Plano Appeals Lawyer Lance Eric Caughfield
Lance Eric Caughfield
Appeals Attorney
Plano, TX
Licensed for 27 years
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