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In addition to his work as a trial attorney in Ellis, Tarrant and Dallas County, Mr. Cleverly has also served as an adjunct law professor.  Today, Mr. Cleverly serves as the Ellis County Bar President and represents clients throughout Texas and across the nation.


Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    15 years
  2. Litigation: 25%
    15 years
  3. Contracts: 25%
    15 years



Contingent (33-45%)

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Contact info

Cleverly & Freisner

600 Strada Cir.
Mansfield, TX, 76063


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200207/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Wier ScholarshipWier Scholarship1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerCleverly & Freisner2010 - Present
AttorneyJenkins & Jenkins, P.C.2006 - 2010
Adjunct ProfessorIndiana Wesleyan University2004 - 2006
AttorneyMayo, Mendolia & Starr2002 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Education AgencyIndependent Hearing Examiner2011 - Present
Dallas Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
Stephen F. Austin State University Alumni AssociationCommittee Member2010 - Present
Arlington Young Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
Ellis County Bar AssociationPresident2007 - Present
Dallas Association of Young LawyersMember2006 - Present
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationMember2002 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2002 - Present
Delta Sigma Phi, Delta Phi ChapterVice President1996 - 1997
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Miller v. Randolph et. al.$245,166.37 Verdict for Plaintiff
Tractor Trailer Crash$2,500,000.00
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Publication nameTitleDate
Risk: Health, Safety and EnvironmentReview of Waste Management2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of New Hampshire School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Stephen F. Austin State UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
40th Judicial District Court in Ellis Co.Forum Moderator between two Judicial run-off candidates2010