Lawrence Jackson

Of Counsel



Nichols Jackson, LLP
1800 Ross Tower
500 N. Akard St. Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: 214-965-9900
Fax: 214-965-0010
Education:
University of Texas at Austin (B.B.A.), 1953 Baylor University School of Law (LL.B.), 1960 Baylor University School of Law (J.D.), 1969
Admissions:
Member, Dallas Bar Association Member, State Bar of Texas
Practice Areas:
Municipal Law Personal Injury Litigation, both Plaintiff and Defendant Wills, Trusts, and Probate Litigation & Appeals

Lawrence Jackson, generally known as “Larry Jackson”, joined the firm in 1960 and has over 56 years’ experience serving as City Attorney for many of the municipalities in Dallas County and adjacent counties. He has gained extensive experience in all aspects of Municipal Law including Annexation, Extraterritorial Jurisdiction, Health and Safety Regulation and Enforcement, Home Rule Charter Formation, and Publishing of Codes of Ordinances. He has handled municipal and general litigation in both state and federal courts. After serving as firm’s senior partner, he now serves as Of Council to the firm.

Professional Licenses

State Bar of Texas, 1960

Supreme Court of State of Texas, 1960

Supreme Court of United States, 1970

U.S. Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit

Relevant Professional Experience

Currently serves as the Litigation and Appellate Counsel in both state and federal courts for the firm’s clients.

Currently serves as Litigation Counsel for the Cities of Allen and Richardson.

Currently serves as Litigation Counsel for the Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool.

Senior Lieutenant U.S. Navy

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Department Director Fleet Intelligence Center, North Africa