Chad Ruback
Chad Ruback, Appellate Lawyer

8117 Preston Road
Suite 300
Dallas, Texas 75225, United States
Phone: 214-522-4243
Fax: 214-522-2191
Areas of Practice
  • Appellate Practice

Practice/Organization Description

He the youngest appellate attorney ever to have been named one of "The Best Lawyers in Dallas" by D Magazine. Chad's rapid success can be attributed to the fact that he has limited his practice to handling appeals and trial court motions likely to be at issue on appeal.

Since the time that Chad completed his service as a briefing attorney at the Fort Worth Court of Appeals, he has been amassing experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants on appeal, regardless of whether they won or lost at trial. He has also dedicated himself to drafting trial court motions with an eye to winning at trial. . . and having those wins be upheld on appeal.

Chad has served as president of the 2,500-member Dallas Association of Young Lawyers and on the board of directors of the 10,000-member Dallas Bar Association.

Chad is regularly invited to speak to various bar associations about recent developments in appellate law.

Bar Admissions

U.S. Supreme Court; Supreme Court of Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans' Claims


University of Texas (Austin); Southern Methodist University School of Law (Dallas)

Professional Associations & Memberships

Dallas Bar Association (Board of Directors, 2005 - 2006); State Bar of Texas (Appellate Section, 1998 - present); Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (President, 2006); William "Mac" Taylor Inn of Court (Master, 2012 - present)

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