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Michael Wallace Huddleston

Insurance Attorney at Dallas, TX

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  • Licensed for 40 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1983
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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About Michael

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3
Practice areas
  1. Insurance
    70%
    Representation of policyholders against their insurance companies; litigation management of large losses, coordinating defense and insurance; risk management related drafting for construction, real estate and other contracts

    40 years

  2. Litigation
    20%
    Litigation involving insurance coverage and bad faith, insurance agent liability and general commercial litigation.

  3. Appeals
    10%
    Extensive involvement in landmark and financially significant appellate matters before the Texas courts and Fifth Circuit.

    40 years

Location

Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, PC
3800 Ross Tower
500 North Akard Street
Dallas, TX, 75201-6659
Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr PC
500 N Akard St Ste 3800
Dallas, TX, 75201-6659
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Education

  • Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1983
  • Texas A&M University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1980

Associations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Co-chair
  • 2006 - Present
  • Appellate Subcommittee of the Section of Litigation
  • Vice Chair
  • 1992 - Present
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Chair
  • 1992 - Present
  • Mack Taylor Inn
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Dallas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Fifth Circuit Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Tort & Insurance Practice Section
  • Member
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Tort & Insurance Section
  • Member
  • 2005 - 2006
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Chair
  • 2001 - 2002
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Vice Chair
  • 2000 - 2001
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Secretary
  • 1999 - 2000
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Amicus Curiae Committee
  • Member
  • 1990 - 1994
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • 2006
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • 2005
  • Leading Individuals in the field of Insurance Law
  • 2005
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • 2004
  • Unknown
  • 2004
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • 2003
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Publications

  • Texas Insurance Journal
  • Insurability of Punitive Damages
  • 2006
  • Texas Insurance Journal
  • Insurability of Punitive Damages
  • 2000
  • ABA Coverage
  • Busse Arrives in Texas Via Matagorda: The Right of Reimbursement
  • 1998
  • 7 ABA Coverage 41
  • Unreasonably Unclear--Bad Faith Set-Back
  • 1997
  • 6 ABA Coverage 1
  • An Affair to Forget: Texas Supreme Court Drives a Stake Into Sweetheart Deals,
  • 1996
  • 46 Sw. L.J. 221
  • Texas Survey--Insurance Law
  • 1993
  • 45 Sw. L.J. 461
  • Texas Survey--Insurance Law
  • 1991
  • 44 Sw. L.J. 329
  • Texas Survey--Insurance Law
  • 1990
  • 43 Sw. L.J. 343
  • Texas Survey--Insurance Law
  • 1989
  • 42 Sw. L.J. 389
  • Texas Survey--Insurance Law
  • 1988
  • Chapter 3, Pretrial Volume - Lawyers Cooperative Publishing/American Inn of Court Foundation - Texas Practice Guide Series
  • Parties
  • N/A
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Speaking Engagements

  • State Bar of Texas, Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Basic Course in Construction Law
  • Insurance Basics for the Construction Law Practitioner — Explanation of Types of Insurance Policies Used in Construction Industries
  • 2005
  • Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Insurance Law Telephone Seminars
  • Turning Up the Heat and Deepening the Pocket
  • 2005
  • State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Insurance Law Section CLE Program
  • Turning Up the Heat and Deepening the Pocket
  • 2005
  • American Bar Association, Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee CLE Seminar
  • Dancing After the Party is Over: How to Keep the Judgment Debtor Policyholder Out of Bankruptcy While Litigating Coverage
  • 2005
  • Dallas Bar Association, Noon at the Belo Mansion, CLE
  • Insurance Coverage for Punitive Damages
  • 2005
  • State Bar of Texas 2004 Annual Meeting, Insurance Law Section
  • Duty to Defend, Stowers and Extrinsic Evidence: Traps for the Wary
  • 2004
  • exas Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Insurance, Litigation and You
  • The Impact of Insurance in Litigation, “Insurance Lawyer’s Guide to Post Verdict Issues,”
  • 2004
  • State Bar of Texas, 1st Annual Advanced Insurance Law Course
  • The Declaratory Judgment Action - Panacea or Pox?
  • 2004
  • The Insurance Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Institute of Continuing Legal Education
  • Before the Ink is Dry-An Insider=s Look at the New Tort and Insurance Legislation
  • 2003
  • Advanced Civil Appellate Practice Course
  • Insurance Law Update
  • 2002
  • State Bar of Texas 2002 Annual Meeting, Insurance Law Section
  • Insurer Good Faith: When Does it End?
  • 2002
  • State Bar of Texas, Ultimate Insurance Seminar 2001
  • Griffin & Matagorda — Duty to Defend: 8 Corners, Reimbursement and More?
  • 2001
  • State Bar of Texas; Annual Meeting
  • Settlement Issues in Texas B Stowers & Beyond
  • 2000
  • Dallas Bar Association - Appellate Section
  • Suspending Enforcement of Judgment During Appeal
  • 2000
  • Lorman Education Services, Insurance Bad Faith Claims in Texas
  • First Party Bad Faith in Texas: To Be Or Not To Be!and Reservation of Rights
  • 1999
  • State Bar of Texas; Annual Meeting
  • Defense Perspective on Punitive Damage Coverage Issues
  • 1999
  • Dallas Bar Association, Insurance Law Section
  • McMains vs. Huddleston--Debate Over Recent Developments in Texas Insurance Law
  • 1998
  • Lorman Education Services, Bad Faith Litigation in Texas
  • Reservation of Rights, Bad Faith in Texas: It’s Alive! and First-Party Bad Faith
  • 1998
  • Unknown
  • The Shifting Winds of Texas Bad Faith Law
  • 1997
  • Unknown
  • Stowers — A Little Bit or a Lot??
  • 1997
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Dallas Insurance Lawyer Michael Wallace Huddleston
Michael Wallace Huddleston
Insurance Attorney
Dallas, TX
Licensed for 40 years