John J. Harvey

Senior Attorney

john@ektexas.com

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Complex Commercial and Business Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Licensing and Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Real Estate and Construction Litigation
  • Oil and Gas/Energy Litigation
  • Board of Director Support
  • Corporate Governance
  • Internal Investigations/Human Resources Support
  • Certified Mediator
  • International Arbitration

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • J.D., Saint Louis University School of Law (1989)
  • B.B.A. Finance, University of Texas at Austin (1986)
  • General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for publicly traded technology company
  • Law Clerk to United States District Judge Eldon B. Mahon
  • Over 25 years of experience handling complex commercial litigation

ADMISSIONS AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Admitted to Practice - State Bar of Texas (1989)
  • Admitted to Practice - United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit 
  • Admitted to Practice - United States Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas
  • Past Director Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Past Chairman Tarrant County Bench Bar Conference
  • Member of Tarrant County and Parker County Bar Associations 
  • Member of the Northern District of Texas ADR Patent Task Force
  • DBJ Corporate Counsel of the Year Finalist (2009)
  • Board Member and Corporate Secretary for Bread Basket Ministries
  • Past Chairman Tarrant County Bar Association Golf Tournament
  • Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year Award Recipient (2000)

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
— Abraham Lincoln