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May 2, 2016 | SEARCH

Mark D. Strachan

Practice Areas:
Patent Litigation
Business Litigation

Practice Description and Representative Cases:
Mark D. Strachan is a native of East Texas, having practiced in and near Marshall, Texas, for 25 years before moving to Dallas. He has represented plaintiffs and defendants in commercial cases and product cases involving a broad range of disputes. His extensive trial experience includes work before both state and federal court juries.

Throughout his career, Mark has represented both individuals and companies in cases that arise from a wide variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, wireless technology, oil & gas production, legal malpractice, transportation, banking, construction, and industrial fabrication.

Following are examples of just a few of the representative cases Mark has handled:

  • Successful representation one of the world’s leading medical products manufacturers in an intellectual property lawsuit that resulted in the largest patent verdict in U.S. history
  • Representation of defendant in legal malpractice suit arising out of a patent infringement case
  • Successful settlement on behalf of plaintiff in patent infringement case involving wireless technology
  • Defense decision in securities arbitration involving an account executive
  • A multimillion dollar settlement on behalf of a severely burned client in a products liability case
  • A defense verdict on behalf of a bank in a lender liability case in federal court
  • A successful settlement on behalf of plaintiffs in a wrongful death pharmaceutical malpractice case
  • A defense verdict on behalf of an apartment owner in a malicious prosecution case in federal court
  • A plaintiffs’ verdict on behalf of a land owner in a land damage suit
  • A successful settlement on behalf of dairy farmers in a products liability case
  • A defense verdict on behalf of an insurance company in a bad faith case

Certifications & Specialties:
Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Certified Mediator

Classes/Seminars Taught:
Adjunct Faculty Member, East Texas Baptist University, Marshall, Texas

University of Texas School of Law, J.D., with honors University of Texas, B.A., with honors

University of Texas at Tyler, MBA

Bar Admissions:
State Bar of Texas

Courts Admissions:
United States Supreme Court

United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

United States District Court for Eastern District of Texas

United States District Court for Northern District of Texas

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