Ignacio Barbero

Barbero

5910 N. Central Expressway
Suite 1600
Dallas, Texas 75206
214-987-8181
ibarbero@bishophummert.com

Practice Focus

  • CivilD Best_2015 trials and appeals in Texas state and federal courts
  • Insurance litigation and coverage
  • Defense of personal injury and wrongful death litigation
  • Defense of premises liability litigation
  • Defense of products liability litigation
  • Guardian Ad Litem appointments for minors in civil and probate matters
  • Special Commissioner appointments on land condemnation matters

Practice Description

Ignacio has represented individuals, businesses, and insurers in suits ranging from simple automobile accidents to complex coverage disputes. He has also handled cases involving exposure to toxic substances such as asbestos and silica, as well as premises liability, products liability, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases. He has successfully tried dozens of first chair trials in a variety of Texas courts. Additionally, Ignacio has extensive experience in land condemnation proceedings as a Court appointed Special Commissioner, and in assisting families and reporting back to the Courts that routinely appoint him to serve as a Guardian Ad Litem in cases involving minors.

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, Southwestern University (1992)
    • Double major in Economics and Political Science
  • Juris Doctor, Texas Tech School of Law (1995)

Bar Admissions and Courts

  • Texas
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Hispanic Bar Association
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Member, START Preclinical Program IACUC (2008—present)
  • "D Magazine's Best Lawyers in Dallas, named 2015-Insurance Law

Lectures

  • Institute for Paralegal Education, Continuing Legal Education Program, 2005
  • Institute for Paralegal Education, Continuing Legal Education Program, 2007

Personal

  • Married, three children
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Soccer coach, Lake Highlands Soccer Association (2007—present
  • Volunteer, St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School (2007—present)
  • Assistant Leader, Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts (2009—present)
  • Commissioner, Lake Highlands Soccer Association (2010—present)