Stephen Cord is a member of KRCL’s Litigation Practice Group. He focuses his practice on complex commercial disputes, class actions, energy litigation, oil and gas disputes, contract and business tort litigation, fiduciary litigation, real-estate litigation, and other civil litigation matters.
Stephen received his law degree with honors from The University of Notre Dame Law School. During law school, he was a research assistant to Professor Jay Tidmarsh. He worked closely with Professor Tidmarsh on his complex civil litigation publications. Stephen is also a published author, and was an editor on the editorial board of the Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics, and Public Policy.
Prior to joining KRCL, Stephen served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Amos L. Mazzant of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas and the Honorable Renee H. Toliver of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas.
Representative experience includes:
- Complex Commercial Litigation
- Probate, Fiduciary and Trusts Litigation
- Energy, Oil and Gas Litigation
- Intellectual Property Litigation
- Contract Dispute Litigation
- Corporate Litigation
- Partnership and LLC Litigation
- Real-Estate Litigation
- Financial Services Litigation
- Investment Fraud Litigation
- Stephen Cord, Getting Trust Fund Lawyers Under Control: Using Third-Party Litigation Financing and The Litigation Budget to Maximize Litigation Trust Funds, 4 Bus. & Bankr. L.J. 181 (2017).
- State Bar of Texas, Litigation & Business Law Sections
- Dallas Bar Association, Business Litigation & Trial Skills Sections
- Notre Dame Club of Dallas
- Eagle Scout Award – Boy Scouts of America