South Texas College of Law
University of St. Thomas
B.A. Philosophy 2008
summa cum laude
Joseph F. Colvin, Jr. was admitted to the Texas Bar in 2011 and joined Shackelford in 2022. He has been involved in litigation and trials since finishing law school, trying his first civil trial less than a year after being licensed. Joseph has now tried a dozen cases in both state and federal court. Joseph has focused his practice on commercial and business litigation with a particular specialty fiduciary duty matters regarding trustees, directors, officers, employees, partners, members, brokers, shareholders, and agents. Additionally, Joseph works regularly on litigation matters involving commercial disputes, non-competition agreements, fraud, trade secrets, contract disputes, bankruptcy, and legal ethics.
More importantly than just being a litigator, Joseph has significant trial experience. Some of Joseph’s representative trial matters include: