Walter Herring focuses his practice on real estate litigation, health care litigation and business litigation. His real estate litigation experience includes borrower/lender, owner/contractor, landlord/tenant and owner/developer suits. He also focuses on health care related litigation, including general professional liability defense and peer review matters. He has represented hospitals, day surgery centers, nursing homes and various managed care entities.
Mr. Herring has significant experience representing financial institutions in complex litigation including claims involving banking operations, unfair debt collection/credit reporting, inter-creditor disputes, lender liability, loan origination and servicing, commercial mortgage backed securities, receiverships, foreclosures and usury. In addition, Mr. Herring has experience with securities litigation (and related issues) as well as employment related matters, including non-compete and wrongful termination issues.
Bar and Court Admissions
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
United States District Courts for the Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas
The University of Texas, J.D., 1984
Stanford University, A.B., 1981
American Bar Association
Criminal Justice Panel for the Northern District of Texas – Pro Bono Work
Dallas Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
State Bar of Texas
Civic Involvement and Honors
Texas Super Lawyer (2008)
Dallas Museum of Natural History – Board of Advisors