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August 21, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Our August CLE speaker is Robert K. Wise of LWS Attorneys. He will be speaking on “Texas Discovery: Twenty things you don’t know or think you know and are doing wrong.”
Mr. Wise is a founding member of Lillard Wise Szygenda PLLC. Since completing his clerkship for the Hon. Paul C. Weick of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, he has practiced law in Dallas, Texas for more than thirty years. A former equity partner in the international law firm of Hunton & Williams LLP, Mr. Wise left Hunton to form Lillard Wise Szygenda, a firm focused on providing elite representation at economical rates.
Mr. Wise’s practice centers on trial and appellate litigation. He has tried more than thirty lawsuits and arbitrations and has argued more than thirty appeals in both Texas and federal appellate courts. His practice areas include: complex commercial litigation involving contract, misrepresentation, and breach of fiduciary duty claims, primarily in the energy, construction, banking, and real estate industries; construction-defects litigation; accounting-malpractice defense; and complex personal-injury litigation.
Mr. Wise also is an accomplished writer, having taught legal writing at the Dedman School of Law of Southern Methodist University and having published many law review articles on a variety of topics.
The monthly CLE lunch is held in the lower room at Reata. Lunch is $18 for members, $25 for non-members, and is billed to your firm.
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