Clayton E. Devin

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  • 3800 Renaissance Tower, 1201 Elm Street, Dallas, TX 75270-2130
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Over the course of his career, Macdonald Devin co-founder Clayton Devin has provided clients with sound guidance and effective representation inside and outside the courtroom.

A trial lawyer with experience in commercial and personal injury disputes, Clayton has been recognized for his skill and professionalism in litigation matters. Board Certified in Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, he has appeared in state and federal courts in over 100 counties in Texas and Oklahoma, representing Fortune 500 Companies as well as individuals and closely held businesses.

His construction practice is focused on representation of general contractors, subcontractors and material providers seeking to minimize their exposures from contract disputes and defaults. Representing national and local trucking companies, Clayton helps them manage the catastrophic consequences that sometimes follow from the combination of large machines and human error. General counsel to a statewide medical specialty organization, Clayton’s health law practice focuses on assisting physician practice groups in navigating the intricate web of commercial and governmental relationships that encompass today’s medical practice.

Clayton is a frequent speaker at State Bar of Texas events, including the Advanced Personal Injury Seminar, one of the State Bar’s most highly attended educational events. He graduated with honors from Texas Tech University before earning his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law.

Clayton is admitted to practice in all Texas state courts, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas

Treasurer of the Texas Association of Defense Counsel, 2014-2015American Board of Trial Advocates− Advocate RankDallas Bar AssociationDefense Research InstituteState Bar of TexasTexas Association of Defense Counsel− President (2015 – 2016)Trucking Industry Defense Association

Board Certified, Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board Of Legal Specialization

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Health Law
  • Products Liability
  • Transportation Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
214-651-3304  Phone
University Attended:
Texas Tech University, B.B.A., with honors, 1971
Law School Attended:
University of Texas, J.D., 1974)T
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1974, Texas; U.S. Supreme Court
American Board of Trial Advocates
Dallas Association of Defense Counsel
Defense Research Institute
State Bar of Texas
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Texas Motor Transportation Association
Trucking Industry Defense Association.
( Board Certified, Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board Of Legal Specialization )

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