Vincent Serafino | Scott Hayes
Dallas 214-979-7400
Houston 713-751-0800
Attorneys
Scott  E. Hayes

PRACTICES

Banking, Commercial Lending, and Creditor's Rights
Business and Commercial Litigation
Commercial Lending
Contract Disputes
Labor and Employment Law
Real Estate
Transportation Law

EDUCATION

The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
Juris Doctor - 1989
Law Review: Texas International Law Journal, Articles Editor and Member, 1987 - 1989

Baylor University, Waco, Texas
B.B.A., Bachelor of Business Administration - 1986
Honors: With Honors

ADMISSIONS

Texas, 1989
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1989
Scott E. Hayes
Shareholder
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 214-979-7430
Fax: 214-979-7402
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​Mr. Hayes is actively engaged in the practice of commercial litigation and has tried numerous cases. 

His practice areas include:
  • Contractual disputes of all types, including breach of contract, interference with contract, and fraud
  • Trade secrets
  • Real estate and landlord-tenant litigation
  • Creditors' rights and collection matters
  • Post-employment restrictions -- covenants not to compete
  • Prosecuting and defending claims brought under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices - Consumer Protection Act ("DTPA")
  • Transportation Law

The publisher of Texas Monthly magazine has named Mr. Hayes as a Texas Super Lawyer and previously as a 40 and Under Texas Super Lawyer.

Before joining the Firm, Mr. Hayes was the law clerk to the Honorable Joe Burnett of the Court of Appeals for the Fifth District of Texas at Dallas (1989-1990).

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

State Bar of Texas, Member
Dallas Bar Association, Member
American Bar Association, Member
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Member

PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS

Court of Appeals, Fifth District of Texas, Briefing Attorney, 1989 - 1990
Honorable Joe Burnett of the Court of Appeals for the Fifth District of Texas at Dallas, Law Clerk

RECOGNITION

Texas Super Lawyer