Morris L. Sheats II

Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Phone: 817-953-5094 / 866-633-5812 (Toll Free)
Fax: 817-288-0732

Mr. Sheats was an attorney and then partner at Thompson & Knight LLP for more than eleven years, and an attorney at Fulbright & Jaworski LLP for four years. He achieved positive results for his clients in many complex cases in state and federal proceedings. His prior representations include the areas of commercial litigation, will contests, trust constructions and modifications, eminent domain, contract and other business disputes, securities and insurance litigation, personal injury claims, products liability, and estate and probate proceedings.

Bar Admissions

Texas, 1996
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1998

Education

The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
J.D. – 1996
Law Review: The Review of Litigation, Notes Editor
University of Texas, Austin, Texas
B.B.A. – 1990
Major: Finance and International Business

Honors and Awards

Texas Rising Stars (Business Litigation, Estate Planning & Probate) 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar of Texas, Member
Dallas Bar Association, Member
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Member
American Bar Association, Member
Tarrant County Bar Association, Member
Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Member
DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar, Member

Past Employment Positions

Shearson Lehman Brothers (n/k/a Morgan Stanley), Securities Broker
Thompson & Knight LLP, Partner
Fulbright & Jaworski LLP , Attorney

Pro Bono Activities

Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo
Director
Volunteer – Collegiate Judging
Volunteer – Agricultural Development Fund
Good News Club, After School Program, N. Hi Mount Elementary