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John J. Shaw

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Practice Areas:

  • Civil Appellate Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Property Tax Litigation
  • Business Litigation

Education

  • Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas
    • J.D. - 2011
  • University of Oklahoma
    • B.A. - 2007
    • Major: Journalism/Professional Writing

Published Works

  • Notes & Comments Editor, Texas Wesleyan Law Review, 2010-2011; Staff Member, 2009-2010
  • Author: Exoneration and the Road to Compensation: The Time Cole Act and Comprehensive Compensation for Persons Wrongfully Imprisoned, TEXAS WESLEYAN LAW REVIEW, 17 Tex. Wesleyan L. Rev. 593
  • Board Member and Non-DNA Case Coordinator for the Wesleyan Innocence Project, 2010-2011

Representative Cases

  • Jack County Appraisal Dist. v. Jack County Hosp. Dist., 484 S.W.3d 228, 229 (Tex. App. - Fort Worth 2016, no pet.)
  • ETC Mktg., Ltd. v. Harris County Appraisal Dist., 476 S.W.3d 501 (Tex. App. - Houston [1st Dist.] 2015, pet. filed)
  • Harris County Appraisal Dist. v. ETC Mktg., Ltd., 399 S.W.3d 364 (Tex. App. - Houston [14th Dist.] 2013, pet. denied)
  • Harris County Appraisal Dist. v. Houston 8th Wonder Prop., L.P., 395 S.W.3d 245 (Tex. App. - Houston [1st Dist.] 2012, pet. denied)
  • Heritage Operating, L.P. v. Barbers Hill Indep. Sch. Dist., 496 S.W.3d 318 (Tex. App. - Houston [14th Dist.] 2016, no pet.)
  • Dallas Morning News, Inc. v. Hall, 524 S.W.3d 369 (Tex. App. - Fort Worth 2017, pet. filed)

Honors

  • Fort Worth, Texas Magazine Top Attorney, 2012
  • National Order of Scribes, Inductee 2011

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Phi Gamma Delta

Professional Associations

  • Tarrant County Bar Association, Member
  • Tarrant County Young Lawyers' Association, Member
  • National Order of Scribes

Current Employment Position

  • Partner