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Sean Hicks is a civil litigator and trial lawyer that focuses his practice primarily on defending insurance carriers, insured individuals and other business entities in personal injury, premises liability, construction defect, contract disputes, Texas non-subscriber, products liability, and dram shop liability disputes. He has experience in all aspects of civil litigation, including depositions, complex discovery, mediations, trials, and arbitrations.

Representative Experience

Obtained defense verdict in the Eastern District of Texas after two week jury trial on behalf of component part manufacturer in wrongful death case arising from industrial accident resulting in two fatalities and severe burn injuries to several others.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of restaurant establishment in Texas dram shop case involving severe personal injuries.

Obtained defense verdict in Texas non-subscriber personal injury lawsuit on behalf of Fortune 500 company.

Obtained defense verdict in Texas non-subscriber personal injury lawsuit on behalf of major U.S. retailer.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a national retail chain in a premises liability negligence case in Dallas County, Texas. The trial court’s decision was upheld on appeal.

Successfully compelled arbitration in multiple Texas non-subscriber cases in El Paso County, Texas.

Successfully negotiated favorable settlements in numerous personal injury, dram shop, contract and commercial disputes.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of Dallas commercial real estate company in contract dispute with premises owner.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of Dallas grocery store chain in multiple slip and fall disputes where the plaintiffs were seeking six figure damages awards.

Professional Recognition

T-Coe Iron Ward

Best Actor - Dallas Associate of the Year

Super Lawyers- Rising Star

Listed for Civil Litigation

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Education, Admissions & Activities

Education

Baylor University School of Law

J.D., 2010

University of Texas at Austin

B.A., 2007
Psychology, with Honors

Bar Admissions

Texas

2010

Court Admissions

United States District Court,of Texas

Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western

Professional and Community Activities

Dallas Bar Association

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

Special Olympics, Basketball Coach