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Efrain Forté III represents clients involved in litigation throughout Texas, with focus being primarily in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.


Efrain Forté, III

Senior Associate

T: 972-934-9100     F: 972-934-9200






Commercial Auto and Trucking Litigation


Personal Lines Auto Litigation



Premise Liability Litigation


Personal Injury and Tort Defense


Product Liability Litigation


Construction Defect and Construction Litigation


Insurance Coverage





University of Central Florida, B.A., Political Science, 2013


University of Arkansas School of Law, J.D., 2016










Texas State Court





English and Spanish

Efrain was born in Chicago, Illinois and grew up in Tampa, Florida. He received his undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of Central Florida. He then attended the University of Arkansas School of Law where he met his wife Catherine, a Richardson native and an attorney in Plano, Texas. Personal interests include deep sea fishing, hunting, college football, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.


As a student, Efrain knew he wanted to become a litigator and focused on the litigation practice area. His courtroom experience began when he served as a student attorney representing indigent clients in the University of Arkansas School of Law’s Legal Clinic. Additionally, Efrain was a judicial extern for the Honorable Judge Mark Lindsay of the Fourth Judicial Circuit in Washington County, Arkansas.


Civil trial attorney who represents clients involved in litigation throughout Texas, with focus being primarily in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Represented both companies and individuals in cases involving automobile litigation, personal injury defense, insurance coverage disputes, subrogation, and wrongful death litigation.



Representative Matters

Insurance defense of personal injury lawsuits related to motor vehicle accidents.


Defense of national and regional companies in cases involving deceptive trade practice cases and bad faith.


Representation of retailers in premise liability lawsuits.


Defense of insurance companies in first-party cases involving uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage.




Professional Affiliations


Dallas Hispanic Bar Association


Dallas Bar Association


Dallas Association of Young Lawyers


Texas Association of Defense Counsel






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