Kyle B. Mandeville
Mr. Mandeville joined the firm upon graduating from law school in 2008 and has focused his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, bankruptcy, corporate transactions and estate planning. His primary concentration has been in the areas of commercial litigation and bankruptcy. Mr. Mandeville has represented clients in a wide range of civil lawsuits, including conflicts between employers and employees, partnership disputes, enforcement of mechanic’s liens and broker’s liens, claims against officers and directors, and bankruptcy litigation.
In the corporate context, he has represented clients in a variety of activities such as forming and terminating business entities under Texas law, preparing corporate minutes, registering assumed names (i.e. trade names), preparing and filing Mechanic’s Liens and Broker’s Liens on commercial real property, and drafting various contracts on behalf of clients (employment agreements, consulting agreements, vendor agreements, etc.). With respect to estate planning, Mr. Mandeville has helped clients adhere to the annual gift tax exclusion and advised estate administrators and trustees as to their legal rights and obligations.
Mr. Mandeville's recent accomplishments include:
Obtained favorable settlement, including attorney’s fees, for family-owned, Dallas-based commercial contractor against financially distressed commercial real property owner.
Assisted golf course construction company to collect debt owed by national real estate investment company in bankruptcy.
Represented Chapter 7 Trustee in litigation involving claims against bankrupt-debtor’s former officers and directors.
Defended employer that was sued by former CFO for wrongful termination.
Represented partner in a partnership dispute that resulted in a successful resolution.
J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law,
Magna Cum Laude, Phi Delta Phi,
Texas Tech Law Review, 2008
B.S., University of Texas at Austin, 2004
State Bar of Texas
Licensed in the United States District Court for the
Northern District of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers’
2010 Leadership Class