Patrick K. Sheehan

Patrick K. SheehanPatrick K. Sheehan - Dallas Commercial Litigation Attorney

With multiple awards 45 years of complex civil trial experience, Patrick Sheehan has a broad range of experience in complex cases. He earned his law degree from St. Mary’s School of Law in 1975, where he graduated first in his class.

Patrick represents both plaintiffs and defendants and has tried multiple cases to jury verdict in state and federal courts. He has tried jury cases lasting two weeks to four and a half months. His practice focuses on wrongful death and catastrophic personal injury cases, oil and gas litigation, trust and estate litigation, business torts, and business and partnership disputes.

Patrick has earned numerous professional achievements, including Lawyer of the Year by San Antonio Magazine and is repeatedly named a Super Lawyer.

Education & Experience

  • St. Mary’s School of Law, First in Class, 1975
  • Law Clerk for Texas Supreme Court Justice Sears McGee, 1975-1976
  • Briefing Attorney for Texas Supreme Court Justice Sears McGee, 1975-1976
  • Law Review Editor

Awards & Activities

  • Super Lawyers 2019, a Thompson Reuters Service
  • Yearly AV Preeminent® Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating
  • Super Lawyers® highest possible selection and designation, 2009-2017
  • Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial Litigation by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell®, 2015
  • Lawyer of the Year as Best Fiduciary Litigation Attorney by San Antonio Magazine, 2015
  • One of the Best Lawyers in America by Fiduciary Litigation, 2014
  • One of the Best Lawyers in Texas by A Best Lawyers, LLC, 2014
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers, 2014

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation – Life Member
  • American Bar Association
  • San Antonio Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Fellow of the San Antonio Bar Foundation
  • American Association for Justice
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