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Samuel Baxter - McKool Smith

Samuel Baxter

McKool Smith - Dallas

  • 300 Crescent Court
  • Suite 1500
  • Dallas, Texas, USA
  • TX 75201


Intellectual property and complex commercial litigation.


Sam Baxter is a former Texas State District Judge and Harrison County District Attorney who has secured victories worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Two of these victories are included in the National Law Journal’s listing of the top 100 jury verdicts. Sam was among the 2015 Benchmark Litigation “Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America;” named one of Law360's "10 Most Admired Intellectual Property Attorneys," and awarded 2013 "Outstanding IP Litigator - Texas by Managing IP.


University of Texas School of Law (JD, 1970); University of Texas (BA, 1967).