For Stanton LLP, results begin with relationships. The firm’s relationships are forged based on deep understanding, earned trust, and unwavering authenticity. They focus on creating bonds that span from the boardroom to the courtroom and beyond.
The firm boasts attorneys who have practiced law in Europe, Asia, and Australia; former state district court judges; a former Dallas County District Attorney; a former Dallas City Council member; and six attorneys who have served as law clerks, including for the United States Court of Appeals, United States District Courts, and Texas Courts.
While the lawyers at Stanton LLP can support you in any dispute, they are best utilized on the toughest, most complex cases. They view themselves as legal special forces. They are a “go to” when clients or their current counsel need a fresh new approach, building a reputation for rescuing difficult cases and delivering results.
Business Disputes and Commercial Litigation: Litigation introduces uncertainty, risk, and distraction. Stanton LLP works to craft a legal strategy aligned with their client’s corporate values and objectives. Stanton LLP lawyers are adept at translating complex facts into clear trial strategies, persuasive arguments, and captivating stories so clients can concentrate on running their business, not their lawsuit.
Employment: Information is power, and employment litigation often centers on claims that departing executives have misappropriated trade secrets, intellectual property and confidential information. Clients rely on Stanton LLP for creative and strategic solutions because of their lawyers’ experience litigating conflicts over fiduciary duties, non-competition agreements, and business defamation. The goal of Stanton LLP is to help prevent litigation before it happens by taking the time to understand their clients’ business, reviewing current practices for potential liabilities, and crafting customized workforce policies and procedures.
Professional Reputation and Liability: Reputation is everything. For clients in public life, their standing in the community is priceless. Whether it is a company, C-suite executive, doctor, lawyer, or elected official, Stanton LLP’s lawyers are experienced at defending the character and integrity of clients at the courthouse, before government agencies and, more importantly, in the court of public opinion.
Last updated September 2019
Stanton is a Dallas-based law firm led by former judge and managing shareholder James Stanton. One client sought the help of the "no-nonsense, business approach to litigation” by Stanton. Another client attests, “when you need to hire a law firm to represent you, you always go for the best.” The boutique litigation firm is recognized for their representation of clients in matters relating to business disputes, general commercial litigation, professional reputation and liability cases, and employment proceedings. Stanton has remained active as lead counsel in products liability, intellectual property, contractual and commercial disputes. He recently defended U.S. Freedom Capital, GruenePointe Holdings and other affiliated individuals and entities against claims for over ten million dollars. The case involved a complicated dispute between business partners engaged in the development and operation of skilled nursing facilities for alleged improper distribution, transfer of assets, misuse of international investor funds, and other business torts.