Whitt L. Wyatt


Nichols Jackson, LLP
1800 Ross Tower
500 N. Akard St. Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: 214-965-9900
Fax: 214-965-0010
Oklahoma State University (B.S.), 2003 Oklahoma City University of Law (J.D.), 2006
Texas, 2007 U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, 2007 U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas, 2007 U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 2016
Practice Areas:
Municipal Law Municipal Litigation & Appeals Economic Development Substandard Building Enforcement Land Use and Zoning Fire, EMS and Law Enforcement Bankruptcy

Professional Associations and Memberships:
State Bar of Texas

Professional Experience:

  • Currently serves as City Attorney for the City of Glenn Heights, Mobile City and the Town of Scurry.
  • Currently serves as secondary City Attorney for the cities of Allen, Coppell, DeSoto, Double Oak, Lucas, Farmers Branch and Richardson.
  • Serves as Special Litigation Counsel for the cities of Gainesville, Sanger and Taylor.
  • Frequent speaker on a variety of subject matters affecting municipalities, including building standards, law enforcement, land use and zoning matters.
  • Certified Law Enforcement Instructor for the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (T.C.O.L.E.)
  • Successfully represented several municipalities in high-profile civil litigation, including cases for wrongful termination, condemnation, breach of contract, economic development and unlawful takings claims.
Representative Cases:
Mainka v. Mitchusson, 135 P.3d 842 (Ok. Civ. App. 2006)