Mr. Dana G. Kirk

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  • 440 Louisiana St., Suite 2400, Houston, TX 77002-4205
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  • Dana G. Kirk has been in practice for over 32 years. He is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in both Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law.
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Phi Delta Phi; Order of the Coif; Barristers Honorary Society; Editor in Chief, Southwestern Law Journal, 1974-1975; Recipient, Johnson, Swanson & Barbee Scholarship; Best Law Review Article in Texas Award, 1975; Law Clerk to the Honorable John R. Brown, Chief Judge, United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1975; Associate Attorney, Fulbright and Jaworski, 1975-1983; Partner, Fulbright and Jaworski, 1983-1985; Kirk and Carrigan, 1985-1992; Kirk Law Firm, 1992—; Special Assistant, Disciplinary Counsel Program, State Bar of Texas; Elected to Best Lawyers in America; Elected to Texas Super Lawyers; Elected to Best Lawyers in Houston; Elected to Super Lawyers Business Litigation; Dana G. Kirk has achieved the highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell..

(Board Certified, Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Pharmaceutical Litigation
  • Mass Tort Litigation
  • Business Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
713-651-0050  Phone
713-651-0051  Fax
University Attended:
Southern Methodist University, B.B.A., 1971
Law School Attended:
Southern Methodist University, J.D., 1975
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi; 1975, Texas; 1978, U.S. Supreme Court
State Bar of Texas; Houston Bar Association; American Bar Association; Texas Trial Lawyers Association; College of the State Bar of Texas; American Trial Lawyers Association. Fellow: American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA); Houston Bar Foundation; Fellow Texas Bar Foundation.
Birth Information:
Lubbock, Texas, March 5, 1950
( Board Certified, Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization )
Tried as lead counsel over 100 cases; Represented plaintiffs in cases involving commercial disputes, contract claims, personal injury, product liability, railroad litigation, toxic tort litigation, banking litigation, pharmaceutical claims, legal malpractice, breach of fiduciary duty, oil and gas litigation, environmental pollution, nuisance, trespass, Uniform Commercial Code claims and many more; Defended corporations such as General Motors, Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Aetna Insurance Company, Employer's Casualty Insurance Company, Coca Cola, Union Pacific Railroad and many others.

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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Houston, Texas

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