Len A. Wade is bringing his background as a successful trial lawyer, mediator, arbitrator and judge to his new position as partner with Jackson Walker’s Fort Worth office.
“The knowledge and experience Len brings to the Fort Worth office, and to the firm as a whole, will add a whole new dynamic to our litigation practice,” William R. Jenkins, managing partner of the Fort Worth office, said in a news release. “We are excited to bring in an attorney of Len’s quality who can enhance the team, which in turn will help us better serve our clients.”
Wade trained at Dallas’ Attorney-Mediators Institute and his practice focuses on complex litigation, mediation and arbitration. He graduated cum laude from Baylor University Law School, where he served as executive editor of the Baylor Law Review.
He is a member of the Association of Attorney-Mediators and the Commercial Panel of Neutrals for the American Arbitration Association.
Prior to serving as a judge for the 141st District Court for the State of Texas from ‘03-’09, Wade compiled 15 years of experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court litigation.
In addition to his law and judicial experience, Wade has also served as an adjunct professor at the Pepperdine University School of Law. Len joins Pamela Madere and Scott A. Schepps as Jackson Walker’s third partner hire in 2018.
Jackson Walker has Texas roots but serves clients worldwide through its team of more than 375 attorneys across seven offices. For more information, please visit jw.com.