Eric Pinker
Eric Pinker

“Eric Pinker represented us with the highest degree of preparation and professional excellence from the selection of the jury through testimony, cross-examination, simplification of every complicated subject matter, summation, and the final questions that went to the jury.”

- Marvin Myers, President of M. Myers Development

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2100 Ross Avenue, Suite 2700
Dallas, Texas 75201
T 214.981.3837
F 214.981.3839
epinker@lynnllp.com
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Eric Pinker
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Eric Pinker has consistently been recognized as one of the top trial lawyers in Texas. He represents clients with passion and a single-minded focus on delivering outstanding results. Those results include multiple significant damage awards, monetary recoveries, nationwide permanent injunction awards (for patent holders), and successfully protecting defendants from numerous eight- and nine-figure claims.

Board certified in civil trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Eric Pinker has extensive experience in representing clients throughout the country in a wide range of complex commercial and intellectual property disputes. That experience, along with careful planning and a keen focus on those issues likely to determine a case, has helped produce an unparalleled record of achievement. "Our extensive courtroom experience, judgment and careful planning give us the advantage in every case,” he says, "and that's reflected in the results we obtain for our clients.”

Mr. Pinker is also a sought-after speaker on a wide range of legal topics, including several recent presentations on jury selection and matters relating to the qualification and successful challenge of expert witnesses. He is also active in Bar and community service activities, including the Dallas Bar Association's Trial Skill Section (Board Member from 2003–2013), the Patrick Higginbotham Inn of Court (Barrister from 2003-2007), the Honorable Barbara M.G. Lynn American Inn of Court (founding Master from inception through the present) and the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas (Board Member and Vice-Chair). He is married to Melanie Johnson Pinker and is the father of two girls. He received both his undergraduate degree in Plan II, cum laude, and his JD, cum laude, from The University of Texas at Austin.

HONORS / AWARDS

  • Recognized as a "Texas Super Lawyer" by Thomson Reuters from 2003-2015 (as seen in Texas Monthly), and selected as one of the "Top 100 Lawyers" from 2008-2015
  • Recognized as a "Litigation Star” by Benchmark Litigation: The Definitive Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys, 2015-2017
  • Recognized by Chambers & Partners USA, 2013-2017
  • Selected as one of the "Best Lawyers® in America", 2009-2016 (Categories: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, and Trust & Estate Litigation)
  • Recognized by his peers in D Magazine as one of the "Best Lawyers in Dallas", 2015-2017
  • Named one of the "500 Leading Lawyers in America” by Lawdragon in 2007
  • Honored by Lawdragon as one of the "500 Leading Plaintiff 's Lawyers in America” in 2006
  • Selected to the inaugural class of "The Defenders” by The Dallas Business Journal in 2006
  • Recognized as one of Dallas' "Best Lawyers Under 40” by D Magazine in 2002 and 2004
  • Selected as one of the "Ten Rising Stars” by Texas Lawyer in 2000

Contact Information

2100 Ross Avenue, Suite 2700
Dallas, Texas 75201
T 214.981.3837
F 214.981.3839
epinker@lynnllp.com
VCARD | LINKEDIN