|Alistair Dawson, Beck Redden, Pres., HBA|
As an acclaimed trial lawyer, Alistair Dawson has handled and tried a variety of challenging commercial lawsuits. As a result of his skills and hard work, he has earned widespread praise from clients and colleagues as a “go to” trial lawyer. Mr. Dawson is recognized by Best Lawyers in America© (2012-2018) for commercial litigation, Benchmark Litigation as a Local Litigation Star - Texas (2014-2018) for antitrust, competition, general commercial litigation, international arbitration, professional liability, and securities, and by Chambers USA (2005-2017) as a leading trial lawyer in Texas. Mr. Dawson matches his trial skills with active civic involvement and leadership positions with the State Bar of Texas and currently serves as the President of the Houston Bar Association. Additionally, he is often sought after as a presenter and speaker at various legal events and symposiums, and devotes a significant time to pro bono matters, serving on the Board of Directors for the Houston Volunteer Lawyers and Lone Star Legal Aid.
2:30pm - 4:00pm - Can We Be Better? It’s a Two-Way Street