Vincent Serafino | M. Brandon Waddell
Dallas 214-979-7400
Houston 713-751-0800
Attorneys
M. Brandon  Waddell

PRACTICES

Business and Commercial Litigation
Construction Law

EDUCATION

Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas - 2003
Law Review: Baylor Law Review, Executive Editor

Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
L.L.M. in Taxation

Baylor University
B.B.A.
Majors: Economics and Finance

ADMISSIONS

U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
M. Brandon Waddell
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CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 214-979-7420
Fax: 214-979-7402
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Mr. Waddell concentrates his practice on the representation of design professionals and resolving construction and business disputes. Mr. Waddell is consistently retained by many of the nation’s largest design firms and insurance carriers to defend design professionals in claims arising from allegations of professional negligence.  Through his approach to the defense, Mr. Waddell has assisted his clients in avoiding litigation in some of the most significant design claims asserted in Texas. 

Additionally, Mr. Waddell has negotiated hundreds of contracts for his clients related to the design and/or construction of significant projects—some of which involve professional fees in excess of $60,000,000.  He is also retained to offer strategic planning advice to the design and construction industries, and based on his significant experience, Mr. Waddell is also a frequent speaker at seminars and conventions regarding issues related to professional liability, trial practice and issues affecting the design construction industries.

Mr. Waddell represents a wide variety of businesses, design firms, insurance carriers and individuals including architects, engineers, registered land surveyors, and contractors, including ENR Top 5 Design and Design-Build Firms.

Professional Associations And Memberships

State Bar of Texas, Member, 2003
State Bar of Oklahoma, Member, 2009
United States Supreme Court, Member, 2008
American Bar Association, Member
Dallas Bar Association, Member

RECOGNITION

Named a Texas “Rising Star” by Law & Politics Media, Inc., published in Texas Monthly Magazine in 2010, 2011, 2014 and 2015