Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 19, 2013
Christopher Villa Joins Firm’s Dallas Office
“Chris is an excellent addition to our team,” said Kirk Willis, managing partner at The Willis Law Group. “Chris has outstanding experience in the courtroom and his knowledge of construction defect defense, employment litigation and other tort claims will provide valuable skills and insights to our clients, whose expectations we remain committed to exceeding.”
“The culture at The Willis Law Group is hard to beat,” Villa said. “The successful, experienced attorneys here are willing to teach young, ambitious attorneys such as myself, and Kirk Willis is an excellent trial attorney and a great leader.”
Villa currently practices insurance defense litigation, including employment law, construction defect, and personal injury. He has experience in property taxation and appraisal, bankruptcy, and general commercial litigation.
Villa is active in the community. He is a Leadership DISD Fellow and a volunteer for Dallas Kids First. He also serves as an Ambassador for the Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity and builds with the Dallas Bar Association and Habitat for Humanity Young Professionals Group.
Villa previously practiced law at Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins, & Mott, LLP. He received his J.D. from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in 2011. During law school, he served on the International Law Review Association as a staff editor and an articles editor. He also interned at Legal Aid of Northwest Texas. He received a B.B.A., summa cum laude, in Finance and Economics from Oklahoma State University in 2007.
Effective trial litigation is not “boilerplate.” The Willis Law Group knows each case and client is unique and we proceed accordingly by building individualized solutions, communicating regularly, being responsive and reaching efficient resolutions. We are based in Dallas, Texas and have offices in Houston, New Orleans, Oklahoma City and San Antonio. Our boutique legal defense firm has 22 attorneys practicing a wide variety of insurance defense and commercial litigation work, including construction, employment & labor, environmental, healthcare, rig/oil well disasters, insurance coverage and professional services.