Munck Wilson Mandala partner Michael McCabe has once again been selected as a Benchmark Litigation Labor & Employment Star and will appear in the fourth edition of the Benchmark Litigation, Labor and Employment annual guide.  McCabe chairs the employment litigation practice and co-chairs the firm’s award-winning litigation section, named litigation department of the year by Texas Lawyer in 2020.

Benchmark Litigation is considered the go-to resource for litigation rankings and analysis. Research is conducted through extensive interviews with litigators, dispute resolution specialists and their clients to identify the leading litigators and firms.  McCabe has been identified as one of the preeminent L&E litigation practitioners in the US.

Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Labor and Employment Law, McCabe is a skilled trial lawyer committed to achieving outstanding results for his clients.  He has obtained complete reversals of court orders on behalf of his clients that include high profile hospitals and health care providers and his clients have received or saved millions of dollars in damages.

In April 2021, McCabe was the lead attorney on a trail team that won an $86 million jury verdict on behalf of long-time firm client AMS Sensors (AMS Sensors USA Inc. v. Renesas Electronics America Inc.). He continues to serve as lead counsel in this dispute that has been in litigation since 2008.

McCabe is selected annually as a Texas Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters, and he was recognized among the Top 100 Super Lawyers in Texas and Top 100 Super Lawyers in DFW in 2020-2021.   McCabe is also recognized annually among the Best Lawyers in America© by WoodwardWhite, Inc. and as a Best Lawyer in Dallas by D Magazine. He received his J.D. with honors from Texas Tech University School of Law.  After law school, he served as a law clerk to Federal District Judge John H. McBryde in Fort Worth., Texas.

Munck Wilson Mandala is a full-service, technology-focused law firm known for its powerful litigation teams that represent clients in patent, trade secret, trademark, and other intellectual property disputes as well as high stakes and complex commercial litigation.  Named Litigation Department of the Year in the midsize firm/general litigation category in 2020 and 2018 by Texas Lawyer, the firm has offices in Dallas, Austin, Houston and Marshall, Texas, Los Angeles, California, and Miami, Florida. Munck Wilson Mandala represents clients from start-ups to Fortune 50 companies. Learn more about the firm at