Dallas

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Dallas office offers a local presence and the resources of an international law firm to represent clients on their most important and sensitive matters, including complex commercial litigation, M&A, appellate, antitrust, intellectual property, data privacy, executive compensation, capital markets, labor and employment, and tax. The Dallas office also has a wide range of clients, including private equity firms, closely held private companies, and public companies, including many large Fortune 500 companies located in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and beyond.

Office

2001 Ross Avenue, Suite 2100, Dallas, TX 75201 USA

Tel: +1 214.698.3100

Fax: +1 214.571.2900

PARTNER IN CHARGE

Walters, Robert C.

Tel: +1 214.698.3114

Drawing on Gibson Dunn’s renowned capabilities, our Dallas-based lawyers function as leaders and integral members of many of our practice groups and have deep experience in many industries, including energy, retail, health care, transportation, financial services, media and technology.

We possess one of the most sophisticated and effective litigation practices in Texas.  Our trial lawyers handle a broad spectrum of contested cases both in-state and across the United States, including antitrust, intellectual property, class actions, securities, and information technology and data privacy.  Highly sophisticated clients consistently turn to us to prosecute and defend their high-profile and high-stakes litigation matters.  In addition, our Texas-based appellate lawyers have briefed, argued and won high-profile, high-stakes constitutional controversies and complex business disputes in the U.S. Supreme Court, the Texas Supreme Court, and federal and state courts of appeals nationwide.

Our Dallas transactional lawyers advise public and private companies in M&A, capital markets, debt restructuring, joint ventures and general business law.  As trusted business counselors, we recognize that each enterprise is unique and tailor our services to fit the needs of the particular client.  Our lawyers are deeply skilled in representing issuers and underwriters in public offerings and private placements, as well as buyers, sellers, investment banks, strategic partners and lenders in all aspects of complex M&A activities.

Our lawyers are among the most highly regarded in Texas and possess U.S.-wide reputations.  Gibson Dunn Dallas is also home to Ambassador Ron Kirk, the 16th U. S. Trade Representative and a member of former President Obama’s Cabinet, serving as the president’s principal trade adviser, negotiator and spokesperson on trade issues.

  • Gibson Dunn was ranked in the 2021 edition of Global Competition Review‘s GCR 100 – Global Elite, a list of the world’s top 25 antitrust practices. Regionally, the firm was ranked as an Elite firm in the United States.
  • Chambers USA 2020 named the Texas Antitrust practice to the most elite “Band 1” category and noted that Gibson Dunn “dominates an impressively wide spectrum of antitrust matters, including M&A, cartel investigations, major class actions and criminal proceedings.” The firm was also recognized in Texas for Capital Markets: Debt & Equity, Corporate/M&A, Intellectual Property and Litigation: General Commercial.
  • Chambers USA 2020 additionally recognized 10 Dallas partners in their areas of practice, including Texas Antitrust, Capital Markets: Debt & Equity, Corporate/M&A, Litigation: General Commercial, Litigation: Appellate, and Tax.
  • Who’s Who Legal featured a Dallas partner in its Competition 2020 guide.
  • BTI Consulting Group named a Dallas partner to its 2020 BTI Client Service All-Stars list, recognizing attorneys “who stand above all the others in delivering the absolute best in client service.”
  • Who’s Who Legal 2020 Capital Markets recommended a Dallas partner in their Litigation guide.
  • Texas Lawyer named a Dallas partner among 30 lawyers featured as the 2020 “On the Rise” in its Texas Legal Awards.
  • A Dallas partner was named among the 2020 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America, a guide to the nation’s top lawyers.
  • Dallas Business Journal named a Dallas partner among the recipients of its 2020 Minority Business Leader Awards, which honors “North Texas leaders for their outstanding business and community leadership.”
  • BTI Consulting named a Dallas partner to its 2019 BTI Client Service All-Stars List, recognizing 335 lawyers “who deliver incomparable levels of client service excellence.”
  • The Dallas 500, an annual publication by the editors of D CEO, has recognized four partners among the 500 “most powerful business leaders in Dallas-Fort Worth.”
  • The Texas Bar Foundation presented a Dallas partner with its 2018 Gregory S. Coleman Outstanding Appellate Lawyer Award.