Steve Springer focuses his practice on defending companies and individuals in civil litigation in state and federal courts in Texas. Having tried over two-hundred cases to verdict, he has extensive trial experience in a broad range of tort cases encompassing transportation, first-party bad faith and extra-contractual insurance code violations, DTPA, premises liability, professional malpractice, broker E & O and commercial litigation. During his career, he has tried at least one case to verdict in 27 separate Texas counties.
Steve currently maintains Advocate status in the American Board of Trial Advocates where has served as a director in the Dallas Chapter since 2007 and as the 2013 Dallas Chapter President. He has served as a National Board Representative for the Dallas Chapter since January of 2009. He has written and spoken frequently on subjects including cross examining medical experts, defending closed head injuries, cross-examination neuropsychologists and evaluating medical records for claims representatives and attorneys, defending first-party breach of contract, bad faith and extra-contractual cases.
Steve served as a faculty member at the inaugural ABOTA Trial College at Princeton University in June 2010. He served as a member of the Defense Team at the Tennessee Masters in Trial in April 2012 and was the Course Director for the Dallas Masters in Trial in 2013. He has served as a faculty member for the ABOTA Trial College at Harvard Law School in 2012 and 2014.
Professional & Community
Honors & Recognitions
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2009 – 2017
Community & Professional
American Board of Trial Advocates
State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
News & Events
- Newsletter, 09.13.2017
- Press Release, 09.05.2017
- Press Release, 11.04.2016
- Press Release, 09.30.2016
J.D., St. Mary’s University School of Law, 1980
B.A., Angelo State University, 1976
- U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
- U.S. Supreme Court