Arbitrator for securities broker/dealer arbitrations
Arbitrator who presided over more than 250 Harris County Appraisal District property tax arbitrations under Texas Tax Code 41A.06(c)
Daniel Fulkerson is a seasoned attorney with experience in litigating and arbitrating a wide variety of industrial and transportation matters and regularly represents clients in personal injury, commercial, transactional, insurance, and regulatory issues. Dan has extensive experience in the logistics industry. He is a licensed customs broker and has served as general counsel to a 3PL located in the Houston area.
Dan has regularly defended complex personal injury claims arising in industrial accidents, commercial motor vehicle claims, premises liability and medical malpractice. In addition, he has used his knowledge of the logistics industry in breach of contract cases and has often litigated cargo claims under the Carmack Amendment, Carriage of Goods at Sea Act, and warehouseman’s liability. He has worked closely with insurance carriers on coverage opinions and declaratory judgment actions.
Dan is a frequent speaker at industry events and serves as the co-Chair of the Transportation Lawyers Association ADR Committee where he oversees arbitrated matters brought under the TLA arbitration rules.
Obtained favorable settlement for a major motor carrier during the trial of an auto accident that had resulted in catastrophic injuries to an unborn child.
Defense verdict after a three-week federal court trial on a $26,000,000 breach of contract case.
Successful summary judgment for a motor carrier on the Carmack Amendment in a $2,000,000 cargo claim.
Texas Rising Star
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Education, Admissions & Activities
University of Tulsa School of Law
Editor-in-Chief, Tulsa Journal of Comparative and International Law
President, Law and Technology Association
University of Oklahoma
B.A. Journalism, 1988
United States District Court of Texas
Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western
Professional and Community Activities
Transportation Lawyers Association
Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, co-chair
Houston Heights Association
SPJST Lodge 88
U.S. Department of Customs and Border Protection
Licensed Customs Broker