Timothy Zeiger has extensive experience in complex commercial litigation in both state and federal courts in matters involving fiduciary duty, corporate governance and control, bankruptcy, the oil and gas industry, financial services and consumer-related cases. Mr. Zeiger's more significant appellate cases include a U.S. Fifth Circuit Court ruling on the federal pre-emption of the state's unauthorized practice of law standards in bankruptcy cases, and a ruling by the Texas Supreme Court on the scope of attorney-client privilege in fiduciary matters.
He is Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Civil Trial Law and by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in both Civil Trial and Civil Appellate Law. Mr. Zeiger has been listed in Thomas Reuters Legal's Texas Super Lawyers in general litigation 10 times, 2003-2004 and 2006-2013.
An active member of the State Bar of Texas, Mr. Zeiger is an author for legal publications and speaker at legal and business conferences on matters related to civil litigation, bankruptcy and probate law.
Mr. Zeiger received his law degree from Baylor University and his undergraduate degree from Samford University in Birmingham, Ala.
Professional Liability Defense Commercial Litigation Civil Appeals Bankruptcy Banking Probate
Law School Baylor University
Bar Admissions Texas 1981, Wisconsin 2004
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit U. S. Supreme Court