AV-Rated "Preeminent" by Martindale-Hubbell

Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law (J.D., 1994)

University of Arkansas (B.A., 1991)

Practice Areas

  • Business Litigation
  • Banking and Financial Institution Litigation
  • Healthcare Law

 

Shareholder / Director

Direct Line: 469.899.9801
FAX: 469.899.9810

Email: bob.wiegand@swolegal.com

Bob Wiegand is AV-Rated "Preeminent" by Martindale-Hubbell, and represents businesses and individuals in complex business disputes, including cases involving breach of contract, partnership disputes, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, commercial and residential construction, real estate, defamation, and employment matters. He previously served as COO, Managing Shareholder, and chair of the commercial litigation section of a prominent business litigation boutique law firm.  Reflecting the excellence of his practice, Bob has been chosen to the list of Thomson Reuters' Texas Super Lawyers, in 2015, 2016, and 2017, an honor accorded to the top 5% of attorneys in the state of Texas, and is a 5-time recipient of Texas Rising Stars honors, recognizing the top young lawyers in the state.

Bob received a J.D., cum laude, from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in 1994 and a B.A. from the University of Arkansas in 1991.

Representative Experience

Business Litigation

  • Tried numerous matters in both federal and state courts in Texas
  • Successful enforcement of an oral contract for a consultant client resulting in a seven figure damages verdict after trial
  • Successful enforcement of contract for sale of home resulting in large jury verdict and judgment in favor of client
  • Successful enforcement of land sale agreement resulting in favorable jury verdict and judgment
  • Successful defense of fraud and breach of fiduciary duty claims resulting in favorable jury verdict and judgment
  • Successful enforcement of vendor contract for services resulting in favorable jury verdict and judgment

Employment Matters

  • Represents employers during investigation and response to employment discrimination claims made to EEOC and TWC
  • Represents employers and individuals advising on non-compete agreements
  • Represents employers in non-subscriber on-the-job injury claims
  • Represents and advises employers during Department of Labor investigations
  • Defends employers against FLSA wage claims

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to the list of Thomson Reuters' Texas Super Lawyers, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Selected as one of the "Best Lawyers in Dallas under 40" by D Magazine, 2006
  • 5-time selection to the list of Texas Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters, and appearing in Texas Monthly and Super Lawyer magazines, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009
  • "AV-Rated "Preeminent" by Martindale-Hubbell

Admissions

  • State Courts of Texas
  • Texas Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas

Legal Memberships

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas