Patrick Short

Patrick Short: Attorney with Law Firm of Patrick Short
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  • The Short Professional Building, 603 White Hills Drive, Suite A, Rockwall, TX 75087
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Attorney Awards


Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization;
Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Dallas County Bar Association; Rockwall County Bar Association; Rockwall County Criminal Defense Lawyers Associaiton; Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Associaiton; National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; Texas Trial Lawyers Association.

Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board Of Legal Specialization; Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Criminal Law Specialist;{newline}Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Areas of Practice (130)

  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Assault and Battery
  • Burglary
  • Crime Victims Compensation
  • Criminal Conspiracy
  • Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Electronic Surveillance
  • Expungements
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Felonies
  • Forgery
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Hit and Run
  • Homicide
  • Mail Fraud
  • Manslaughter
  • Misdemeanors
  • Money Laundering
  • Murder
  • Search and Seizure
  • Sex Crimes
  • Sexual Assault
  • Shoplifting
  • Stalking
  • Theft
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Weapons Charges
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Electromagnetic Field Litigation
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Neurolaw
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Personal Injury Arbitration
  • Personal Injury Mediation
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • Psychological Injury
  • Rental Vehicle Litigation
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • TMJ Dysfunction
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Unintended Acceleration
  • Whiplash
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Inadequate Security
  • Negligent Security
  • Premises Security
  • Private Security Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • All Terrain Vehicle Products Liability
  • Automotive Crashworthiness
  • Automotive Design Liability
  • Automotive Products Liability
  • Automotive Restraints
  • Bicycle Products Liability
  • Breach of Warranty
  • Chemical Explosions
  • Elevator Liability
  • Escalator Liability
  • Explosions
  • Firearms Litigation
  • Gas Explosions
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Industrial Products Liability
  • Manufacturers Liability
  • Motorcycle Products Liability
  • Product Failure
  • Product Warning Labels
  • Product Safety
  • Product Recall
  • Recreational Vehicle Products Liability
  • Tire Defect Litigation
  • Tire/Rim Mismatch
  • Vehicle Rollovers
  • Railroad Law
  • Railroad Accidents and Injuries
  • Railroad Crossing Accidents
  • Railroad Litigation
  • Railroad Liability
  • Railroad Safety
  • Train Derailments
  • Torts
  • Civil Liability
  • Intentional Torts
  • Tort Liability
  • Alcoholic Beverage Law
  • Dram Shop Liability
  • Liquor Liability
  • Assault
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Helicopter Crash Litigation
  • Inheritance
  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Methamphetamine Crimes
  • Negligence
  • Negligence Defense
  • Oil Field Accidents
  • Drugs and Narcotics

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
972-635-8147  Phone
(972) 771-1441  Phone
972-771-0377  Fax
University Attended:
Baylor University, B.A., 1979
Law School Attended:
California Western School of Law, J.D., 1982
Year of First Admission:
1984, Texas
Rockwall County Bar Association (President, 1997-1998); State Bar of Texas; College of the State Bar of Texas; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Christian Legal Society.
( Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board Of Legal Specialization; Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Criminal Law Specialist;Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization )
Hobbies & interests:
Spending time with my family, fishing and fly-fishing, hunting, reading, people, traveling, church related ministries and activities, public speaking, using my ability to speak Spanish personally and professionally, cooking, being with my wife and doing anything with her, family meals together.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts American Express, Discover and Other - Debit
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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Rockwall, Texas

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    Rockwall, TX 75087

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