17300 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
Mr. Barnes joined the firm in July 2003. He has participated in both personal-injury and commercial litigation, including at least eight cases involving a child-sexual abuse at a daycare, a set of cases involving a guard's sexual abuse of jail inmates, several excessive-force or wrongful-death cases against police departments, and various commercial or contract disputes.
Before joining the firm, he worked for five years as an associate and then a partner at a large Dallas defense firm. His practice is concentrated in commercial litigation, including participating in the defense of a major U.S. airline in a two accidents, consulting for another carrier on the Warsaw Convention, and defending a railroad in a securities class action.
Before entering private practice, Mr. Barnes served for one year as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Bobby R. Baldock of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and for two years as a clerk to the Honorable Robert B. Maloney of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, Dallas Division.
Some of the cases in which Mr. Barnes played a substantial role in the motion or briefing practice include-Drake v. City of Haltom City, Nos. 03-10594, 03-10595, 03-10598, 03-10632, 03-10636, 106 Fed. Appx. 897, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 16479 (5th Cir. Aug. 10, 2004) (unpublished); Graham v. Adesa, Tex., Inc., 145 S.W.3d 769 (Tex. App.-Dallas 2004, pet. denied); Patel v. Midland Memorial Hosp. & Med. Ctr., 298 F.3d 333 (5th Cir. 2002); Koch v. Koch Indus., Inc., 203 F.3d 1202 (10th Cir. 2000); Verdesca v. American Airlines, Inc., No. 3:99-CV-2022-BD, 2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 15476 (N.D. Tex. Oct. 18, 2000)
U.S. District Court for the Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Tenth Circuits
University of Tulsa
College of Law
Pezzulli & Barnes, LLP seeks Law Clerk with Master's/foreign equiv. in Law + 1 yr exp. within law firm; exp. using Westlaw, LexisNexis, ProDoc, Accurint.
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Posting Date: April 24, 2013