Two Munck Wilson Mandala partners are listed among D CEO’s Dallas 500 list for 2022.  Managing partner William A. Munck and co-chair of litigation Michael McCabe.  Both partners are recognized as influential leaders in North Texas and featured in the 2022 issue of Dallas 500.

Dallas 500 is a special edition of D CEO Magazine that celebrates dynamic and influential leaders in North Texas. Each year, the editors of D CEO base their selection on extensive contacts and recommendations in local business circles and hundreds of interviews.  Dallas 500 provides a personal, engaging look at the leaders who make the North Texas economy kick.

Munck is well known in business and legal circles as an innovative leader with a strong commitment to community and growth in North Texas.  His success stems from combining outstanding leadership skills and intuitive business sense into building relationships throughout North Texas.  His New York roots and blue-collar upbringing give him a deep appreciation for hard work and authentic relationships.

Munck is recognized as a leading intellectual property lawyer globally and he is annually honored for his legal skills in helping clients protect and defend their intellectual property.  He built Munck Wilson Mandala from a small boutique law firm in the late 90s to a regional powerhouse, with more than 90 attorneys and seven offices in Texas, Los Angeles, and Miami.

McCabe is a skilled trial lawyer with an impressive record of jury verdicts.  He chairs Munck Wilson Mandala’s employment litigation practice and co-chairs the firm’s award-winning litigation section, named litigation department of the year by Texas Lawyer in 2020.

In April 2021, McCabe was the lead attorney on a trail team that won an $86 million jury verdict on behalf of firm client AMS Sensors (AMS Sensors USA Inc. v. Renesas Electronics America Inc.).  In his employment litigation practice, McCabe has obtained complete dismissal of lawsuits on behalf of his clients that include high profile technology companies and health care providers in North Texas.

At Munck Wilson Mandala, both Munck and McCabe serve as outstanding mentors to younger attorneys.  They are recognized annually as Texas Super Lawyers, by Thomson Reuters, Best Lawyers in America, by Woodward/White, Inc., Best Lawyers by D Magazine, and various other listings that rank them among their peers.  In 2021, Munck was honored among the Most Inspiring Leaders (Company) Awards by Dallas Business Journal and McCabe was honored for a second consecutive year as a Labor and Employment Star by Benchmark Litigation.

Munck Wilson Mandala is a technology-focused law firm with offices in Dallas, Austin and Marshall, Texas, Los Angeles, California, and is currently opening an office in Miami, Florida.  Listed as an Inc. Best Workplace in 2020 by Inc. Magazine, the firm offers full-service counsel in the areas of intellectual property litigation, complex commercial litigation, intellectual property portfolio development, corporate transactions and securities, real estate, employment law, and various other practices. Munck Wilson Mandala represents clients from start-ups to Fortune 50 companies. Learn more about the firm at