Michael Burke

Counsel

Dallas

(214) 462-3111

(214) 462-3299

Michael concentrates his practice on insurance coverage, representing his clients in a variety of coverage matters, including transportation litigation, wrongful death, commercial litigation, trucking litigation, products liability, construction litigation, and premises liability. With more than 10 years of experience, Michael is skilled in all aspects of litigation, from managing discovery, to deposing expert witnesses, to handling mediation and arbitration hearings, to obtaining summary judgment and other dispositive motions.

Prior to joining the firm, Michael was a complex litigation associate with one of the largest personal injury law firms in Texas, where he negotiated and recovered significant sums for his clients. Prior to that, Michael began his legal career with a boutique litigation firm in Texas, where he was lead counsel for hundreds of active cases, including jury trials and bench trials, and managed six attorneys and 10 staff members.

Michael earned his J.D., cum laude, from St. Mary's University School of Law and his B.A. from Texas State University.

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Education

  • St. Mary's University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2010
  • Texas State University, B.B.A., 2004

Awards & Honors

Top Austin Attorney - Austin Monthly, 2019

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court -- Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

American Bar Association

Texas Trial Lawyers Association

Texas Young Lawyers Association

Texas Bar Association - Insurance, Litigation, and Construction Law