Dwain Dent

The Dent Law Firm
1120 Penn Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
817-332-2884
www.thedentlawfirm.com/


Founder, The Dent Law Firm, 1990

Partner, Kugle, Stewart, Dent & Frederick, 1979-1989

Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of Texas and the National Board of Trial Advocacy

Extensive Healthcare Pharmaceutical and General Tort Claims Representation

Admitted, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Divisions

Admitted, U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit

Admitted, U.S. Supreme Court

EDUCATION

1973, Texas Christian University at Forth Worth, Texas. Major: Political Science. Minor: Economics

1976, St. Mary's University Law School in San Antonio, Texas. Degree: Juris Doctorate.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Texas Trial Lawyers State Task Force to Reform the 1990 Workers' Compensation Act

Speaker to State Bar and various legal and medical groups

Recognized Texas Super Lawyer-Texas Monthly Magazine 2003-present

Preeminent Lawyers in America - 2001

Who's Who in American Law, 1986 to present

State Representative Advisory Committee on State Insurance Law Revision Texas State Delegate

American Trial Lawyer

Recognized Top Attorney Fort Worth Texas- Fort Worth Magazine 2003-Present

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Board of Directors, Texas Trial Lawyers Association 1986 - 2006

Texas State Delegate, Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Life Member - Association of Trial Lawyers of America President's Club, Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Life Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, membership limited to trial lawyers who have won a verdict or settlement of One Million dollars or more.

Member, Tarrant County Bar Association

Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

Member, Trial Lawyers for Public Justice Foundation

Member, Board of Examiners, National Board of Trial Advocacy

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

Founder and Board of Director, Spencer B. Dent Memorial Foundation

Board of Director/Little League Coach, West Side Lions Little League

Former Board of Director/Coach, Ridglea Roughnecks Pee Wee Football Association

Historic Preservation Council for Tarrant County, 1992 Recipient Pedestal Award, 2005 Recipient Steward Award

Member, United States Supreme Court Historical Society

Weekly Radio Host/Legal Commentator, KRLD 1080AM Radio in Dallas-Fort Worth

Fox News Analyst and Commentator