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Siebman, Forrest, Burg & Smith, LLP


Federal Courthouse Square
300 North Travis Street
Sherman , TX 75090
United States
(903) 870.0070

Firm Details

Siebman, Forrest, Burg & Smith, LLP, is a full-service litigation boutique with more than 25 years of experience providing comprehensive legal representation in a broad range of cases. Some of the world’s largest corporations, medium and small businesses, federal, state and local officials, and other individuals have relied on the sound legal advice, good counsel and aggressive representation of Siebman, Forrest, Burg & Smith.

Siebman, Forrest is widely known and respected for the firm’s work in complex litigation matters in state and federal courts in the Eastern District of Texas, Dallas Division of the Northern District of Texas, and Austin Division of the Western District of Texas. Siebman, Forrest’s trial experience includes a wide-array of substantive areas of law, ranging from patent litigation, trademark, and trade secret misappropriation to breach of contract, business torts, and other commercial disputes. Siebman, Forrest also is regularly called on to discreetly represent existing clients and their family members and friends, government officials and members of the judiciary on more personal legal issues involving criminal charges, family law matters, and regulatory issues.

The firm’s attorneys have formed and served as Presidents of the Eastern District of Texas Bar Association, Former Law Clerks Association, and Association of Women Lawyers of the Eastern District of Texas. They also have served in leadership roles for American Inns of Court, American Board of Trial Advocates and the State Bar of Texas Board of Directors. Siebman, Forrest attorneys frequently are called upon by local judges to serve on judicial committees and provide input to local courts regarding matters of professionalism and the administration of justice. The credibility earned by Siebman, Forrest attorneys is the result of over two decades of service to the bench and bar in Texas, which the firm calls home.

The lawyers at Siebman, Forrest consider themselves trial attorneys rather than litigators. They are experienced at trying cases to verdict before Texas juries, not just litigating cases to settlement. This capability empowers clients and affiliated trial teams to advocate from a position of strength. The firm’s attorneys are committed to zealously, aggressively and ethically representing clients’ interests.


Clyde Siebman

Firm Practice Areas

  • Civil Rights Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Family Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Litigation - First Amendment
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Mediation
  • Patent Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trade Secrets Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts and Estates

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Marshall, TX

113 East Austin Street

P.O. Box 1556

Marshall, TX 75671

United States

(903) 938.8900

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Plano, TX

4949 Hedgcoxe Road, Suite 230

Plano, TX 75024

United States

(214) 387.9100

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Sherman , TX

Federal Courthouse Square

300 North Travis Street

Sherman , TX 75090

United States

(903) 870.0070

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Tyler, TX

110 North College, Suite 204

By Appointment Only

Tyler, TX 75702

United States

(877) 338.3927

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