Kenneth J. Mighell

Kenneth J. Mighell: Attorney with Cowles & Thompson A Professional Corporation AV stamp icon
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Kenneth J. Mighell is Of Counsel to Cowles & Thompson. Mr. Mighell’s vast experience includes serving in the United States Navy, 1952-1954 and as a Captain in the United States Naval Reserve, 1954-1980; Assistant United States Attorney, 1961-1977; and United States Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, 1977-1981.

News, Publications & Speaking Events

•Kenneth has lectured on Jury Selection at the Federal Bar Seminar from 1985-1988

Awards & Honors

•AV Peer Review (Pre-eminent), rated by Martindale Hubbell

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
214.672.2111  Phone
214.672.2311  Fax
University Attended:
University of Texas at Austin, B.B.A., 1952
Law School Attended:
University of Texas at Austin School of Law, J.D., 1957
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; United States Supreme Court; 1957, Texas

Memberships & Affiliations

•State Bar of Texas
•Association of Attorney-Mediators
•Center for American and International Law
•Federal Bar Association
•Texas Association of Defense Counsel
•Dallas Association of Defense Counsel
•Dallas Bar Association
President, 1993
President-Elect, 1992
Vice President, 1990-1991
Board of Directors, 1981-1989
Chair, 1989
Vice Chair, 1988
•Advisory Board, Institute for Law Enforcement Administration
•Dallas Metropolitan YMCA
Member, Board of Directors
•Dallas Bar Foundation
Past Chair
•American Lung Association
Past President, Board of Directors
•Downtown Dallas YMCA
Past Chairman, Board of Management


Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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