The Dallas LGBT Bar Association (“DLGBTBA”) has announced its new Board of Directors for the 2019–2020 term, comprised of seven attorneys from a range of backgrounds and practice areas.
Q&A with Dallas LGBT Bar Association Member, Farrah Ahmed: What type of law do you practice now and why do you like it? Commercial litigation. I enjoy the complexity, its strategic nature, and ultimate result of being in the courtroom. What do you like most about being a lawyer/your job–the sky is the limit on … Continue reading Member Spotlight: Farrah Ahmed
Get to know Larisa Maxwell. Larisa received the very first DGLBA Scholarship Award. She is a student at Texas Wesleyan/Texas A&M University School of Law in Fort Worth. Larisa writes: In a recent class, I was asked to determine a legal identity of fewer than seven words that would describe my future law practice. This seemingly … Continue reading DLGBTBA Scholarship Recipient: Larisa Maxwell
Dallas LGBT Bar Association interview with member John McCall, Jr.: What type(s) of law do you practice now and why do you like it? My practice has refined to three primary disciplines, FAMILY, PROBATE, and REAL PROPERTY. Early on in my legal career, I knew I wanted to focus on the GLBT community. I was … Continue reading Member Spotlight: John McCall, Jr.
1. What type of law do you practice now and why do you like it? I am board-certified in Personal Injury Trial law, and English Law Group, PLLC specializes in the full gamut of Plaintiffs’ claims. Most of what I do involves serious-injury “high stakes” lawsuits wherein my clients have suffered a life-changing or fatal … Continue reading Member Spotlight: Jay C. English