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Walter Daniel Roper

Class action Attorney at Dallas, TX

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  • State Years
    Texas - TX 31 years
    Louisiana - LA 31 years
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1993
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State LA
    Acquired 1992
    Status
    Inactive No misconduct found

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Walt D. Roper graduated from Baylor University in 1989 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History.  He attended the Tulane University School of Law, from which he obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 1992.  Mr. Roper is admitted to practice before the Texas Supreme Court, and all state district and appellate courts.  He is also admitted to practice before the Louisiana Supreme Court, and all state district and appellate courts.  Mr. Roper has also been admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Western and Middle Districts of Louisiana, Eastern District of Texas, as well as the U.S. District Court, District of Arizona.  Mr. Roper is former President of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association Board of Advocates, and received an award from the Texas Trial Lawyers Association for his efforts in fighting for victims’ rights in the 1997 Texas Legislative Session.  In addition, he has served on the Board of Directors of both the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the Dallas Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Roper is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association of Justice.

 

Mr. Roper has focused his practice in the area of class action and multi-plaintiff litigation, focusing on consumer rights, healthcare retirement benefits, and other workplace benefits.  He has also handled numerous serious personal injury and wrongful death cases, with a heavy concentration in medical malpractice, nursing home, and products liability litigation.  In addition, he has also been involved in numerous toxic tort cases.  His practice has covered a broad range of issues involving science, the environment, and natural resources, including risk assessment, groundwater contamination, lead poisoning, and environmental aspects of international trade.  Mr. Roper has successfully resolved cases involving the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (known also as ERISA), Medicare, healthcare, insurance, regulated industries, and personal injury.  Mr. Roper has been lead counsel in several class actions.

Location

The Roper Firm, PC
3001 Knox St Ste 405
Dallas, TX, 75205-7317

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AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Education

  • Tulane University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • Baylor University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1989

Associations

  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • 1993 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • 1993 - Present
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • 1993 - Present
  • Dallas Trial Lawyers Association
  • 1993 - Present
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Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2009
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2006
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2005
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2004
  • Texas Super Lawyer
  • Texas Super Lawyers
  • 2003
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Speaking Engagements

  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association’s “Staying in the Current” seminar
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • 2000
  • Environmental 2000 Conference: Law, Science and the Public Interest, at Tulane Law School
  • Forum Non Conveniens for Toxic Tort Liability in Louisiana
  • 2000
  • Fifth Annual Conference, Texas-Mexico Bar Association
  • International Liability: When Is It An Issue and How To Avoid It?
  • 1998
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Preparing, Trying and Settling Auto Collision Cases
  • 1995
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Dallas Class action Lawyer Walter Daniel Roper
Walter Daniel Roper
Class action Attorney
Dallas, TX
Licensed for 31 years