James A. McCorquodale

James A. McCorquodale

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Civil Litigation Attorney in Dallas, TX

Sandy McCorquodale, P.C.
 | 12700 Hillcrest Rd, Suite 125
Dallas, TX 75230
Phone: 214-712-4472
Fax: 815-572-9448
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2015
Licensed Since: 1983
Practice Areas:
  • Civil Litigation: Defense (60%),
  • Insurance Coverage (30%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Defense (10%)
Attorney Profile

Mr. McCorquodale represents clients in lawsuits involving issues ranging from insurance coverage to lawyers’ professional liability, accounting malpractice, fiduciary liability under ERISA, securities fraud, directors’ and officers’ liability, claims under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, and franchisor/franchisee litigation. He has represented businesses and other defendants confronted with class action lawsuits. He represents clients in state and federal courts throughout Texas.

Mr. McCorquodale's practice concentrates on the investigation, preparation and trial of insurance coverage disputes among policyholders, insurers and reinsurers. He represents both insurers and policyholders. His work includes the preparation of coverage opinions; representation at alternative dispute resolution proceedings such as arbitrations, mediations and summary jury trials; and litigation in state and federal courts throughout Texas.

He has advised clients regarding claims for bad faith, for breach of the duty of good faith and fair dealing, for breach of the Unfair Claim Settlement Practices Act and the Texas Prompt Payment of Claims Act (Chapter 542 of the new Texas Insurance Code, formerly parts of Articles 21.21 and 21.55 of the old Texas Insurance Code), and for alleged violations of the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act (DTPA).

Following his graduation from law school, Mr. McCorquodale served for two years as a law clerk for the Honorable Mary Lou Robinson, United States District Judge for the Northern District of Texas.

About James McCorquodale

Admitted: 1983, Texas

Professional Webpage: http://www.theamlawyers.com/lawyers/lawyers.html

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Office Location for James A. McCorquodale

12700 Hillcrest Rd
Suite 125
Dallas, TX 75230

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Last Updated: 3/5/2019

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