Experienced trial attorney with 25 years of complex and general business litigation experience. Areas of concentration include media defense, defamation, invasion of privacy, breach of contract, fraud and other business torts. Also provide pre-publication review and general representation of reporters and the news media, including enforcement of rights under the Texas open records and open meetings laws.

LOCATION: Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX

LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: Texas Supreme Court, Northern District of Texas, Eastern District of Texas

CURRENT FIRM: Laura Elkind Law, PLLC

PRIOR FIRM(S): Dentons  |  Locke Lord  |  Thompson & Knight

LAW SCHOOL: University of Texas-Austin

HONORS AND AWARDS: James Madison Award (from Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas, 1996); AV-Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell;


Litigation and Dispute Resolution

(Appellate — Appeals and Writs, Commercial/Contract Disputes, Defamation, Intellectual Property)

Media, Sports and Entertainment


INDUSTRY: Media, small businesses