Attorneys & Staff

Chad T. McLain

Chad is a trial lawyer whose practice focuses on litigation involving trusts and estates.   He received his law degree from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, where he was a member of the school’s award-winning moot court team.   Prior to entering law school, Chad worked for a city councilmember in Atlanta, Georgia, handing constituent issues and drafting legislation.  During law school, Chad gained litigation experience as a clerk for Judge Martin Hoffman, 68th Civil District Court, Dallas County, Texas, and as clerk for a litigation firm in Dallas, Texas for over two years.  Chad enjoys many sports, including golf and tennis, and is a diehard Dallas Mavericks fan.   Chad was born in South Carolina but grew up north of Dallas, in Sherman, Texas.  


  • Fiduciary Litigation
  • Trust & Estate Litigation
  • Will Contests
  • Guardianships


  • Member:  State Bar of Texas
  • Member:  American Bar Association
  • Member:  Dallas Bar Association


  • J.D., Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, magna cum laude, 2012
  • B.A., Furman University, magna cum laude, 2008