Texas since 1978
All U.S. District Courts in Texas
United States 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
University of Texas:
Talmage has been named a commercial litigation “Texas Super Lawyer” in Texas Monthly every year since the inception of the recognition in 2003.
He has been named among “The Best Lawyers in America” every year since 2013 – in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Appellate Practice, and Litigation-Banking and Finance.
He has been named among “The Top 100 Attorneys in the Dallas/Fort Worth Region.
He is the only lawyer to have received Presidential Citations from eight different State Bar of Texas Presidents for outstanding service to the State Bar: in 2005-2011, and 2018.
Talmage is a partner in the Firm’s Dallas office who handles commercial litigation in both trials and appeals. During his 40-year career, he has successfully represented clients in state and federal court lawsuits and arbitrations involving oil and gas, real estate, banking, intellectual property, partnership disputes. He has successfully tried many jury trials throughout Texas and prevailed in appellate courts all over the stateincluding the Texas Supreme Court and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Talmage has been board certified (and recertified) in Civil Trial Law (since 1988) and Civil Appellate Law (since 1990). He has previously served as the Chairman of the State Bar of Texas’ Litigation Section, and Chairman of the Dallas Bar Association’s Business Litigation Section.