Michael Savage, Attorney

Education

  • College of the Holy Cross (B.A. Economics, 1988)
  • Southern Methodist University (LL.M., Taxation, 1994)
  • St. Mary’s University of San Antonio (JD, 1992)

Bar Assocations

  • State of Texas Bar Association (1992)
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts Bar Association (1992)

Professional Organizations

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Member of the Defense Research Institute (DRI)
  • State Bar of Texas District 6A Grievance Committee

Representative Clients

  • AIMCO, Inc.
  • Contract Datascan, LP
  • Jones Lang LaSalle Americas, Inc.
  • Marathon Bank of New York
  • New Capital Funding, Inc.
  • North Food Group, Inc.

Personal Organizations

  • Ursuline Academy of Dallas Margin of Excellence Campaign – Chair (2018)
  • Jesuit College Preparatory School – Alumni Executive Board (2001- 2006)
  • The Ursuline Campaign (2015-present; Co-Chair 2016, 2017)
  • Ursuline Academy Parent Association Board (2015-present)
  • St. Thomas Aquinas Advisory Council (2013-present)
  • Fr. Patrick H. Koch, S.J. Alumni Association, Inc. (2006-2012)
  • Jesuit College Preparatory School Annual Alumni Campaign – Chair (2004-05)

Published Opinions

  • Wilson v. Dewitt, et al., No. 05-04-00666-CV, 2006 Tex. App. LEXIS 6970 (Tex. App.–Dallas August 8, 2006, no. pet.)
  • Davis v. Ruffino, 881 S.W.2d 196 (Tex. App.–Houston[1st Dist.] 1994, no writ)
  • Serv. Empl. Redevelopment v. Fort Worth Indep. Sch. Dist., 163 S.W. 3d 142 (Tex. App.–Fort Worth 2005, pet. filed)

Family Law / Domestic Relations

Mr. Savage also provides experienced legal representation to clients in the area of domestic relations. He handles divorces, child custody disputes, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, child support modifications, and contempt hearings. His business experience proves invaluable as he shepherds his business (and non-business) clients through the often complex labyrinth of family law. Mr. Savage’s experience focuses on keeping closely-held businesses and significant retirements intact throughout the divorce process.

The key to our success comes from our commitment to preparation, everytime.”

Michael T. Savage