George M. Kryder - Vinson & Elkins LLP
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George M. Kryder

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1999
Phone: 214-220-7719

George has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in civil trials, litigation, and related appeals and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in business litigation. His practice involves a broad range of matters with particular emphasis on complex civil litigation, including technology matters, securities litigation, and the defense of professional liability claims involving attorneys, accountants, and officers and directors. Additionally, George  handles a wide variety of business litigation matters and appeals. Some of these include intellectual property disputes, class actions, contract disputes, securities claims, employment claims, fraud, deceptive practices, insurance coverage, lender liability, RICO, and products liability matters.

George devotes a substantial part of his practice to defending attorneys in professional liability matters and in loss prevention counseling and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in legal malpractice law. In a recent Texas Lawyer survey, Texas attorneys named George as one of a handful "go to" lawyers in professional liability cases. For more than 25 years, George has been engaged by local, regional, and  national firms and their attorneys to defend them in professional liability matters, disqualification proceedings, disciplinary actions, and fee disputes.George chairs the ABA Section of Litigation's Professional Liability Litigation Committee and is liason to the ABA Standing Committee on Lawyers' Professional Liability.

Princeton UniversityAB 1974Vanderbilt UniversityJ.D. 1977
ABA Section of Litigation

Office Location

Trammell Crow Center, Suite 3700
2001 Ross Avenue
Dallas, TX 75201-2975
United States

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Antitrust, Appellate, Complex Litigation, Defendants, Intellectual Property, Securities)
Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation - Securities