Michael A. Hummert

Hummert

5910 N. Central Expressway
Suite 1600
Dallas, Texas 75206
214-987-8181
mhummert@bishophummert.com
For more than 30 years, Mike has represented individuals, businesses, insurers and managing general agents in suits ranging from coverage disputes to wrongful death cases.  He has handled trials and appeals in Texas state and federal courts in auto cases and trucking litigation, premises liability, product liability and professional liability cases, as well as insurance coverage disputes.

Practice Focus

  • Insurance coverage and litigation
  • Employer liability
  • Non-subscriber litigation
  • Products liability
  • Catastrophic injury litigation
  • Business litigation

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Texas at Arlington, with honors (1979)
    • Alpha Chi Honor Society
    • History Honor Society
  • Juris Doctor, Southern Methodist University School of Law (1982)
    • Journal of Air Law and Commerce (1980-1982)
    • Editor, Journal of Air Law and Commerce (1981-1982)
    • The Order of the Coif (1982)
    • American Jurisprudence Awards
    • TTLA Award for Most Outstanding Law Review Article in the Field of Torts

Professional Distinctions

Bar Admissions and Courts

Professional Memberships and Fellowships

Publications and Lectures

Reported Cases

  • In re Old American County Mutual Fire Insurance Company, No. 13-12-00700-CV (Tex. App. - Corpus Christi 2012, orig. proceeding)
  • In re Old American Cnty. Mut. Fire Ins. Co., 2012 WL 506570 (Tex. App.-Corpus Christi 2012)
  • Jenkins v. State and County Mutual Fire Insurance Company, 287 S.W.3d 891 (Tex.App.-Fort Worth, 2009, pet. denied);
  • Schievink v. Wendylou Ranch, Inc., 227 S.W.3d 862 (Tex. App. - Eastland, 2007, pet. denied);
  • Utica Nat'l Ins. Co. of Texas v. American Indem. Co., 141 S.W.3d 198 (Tex. 2004);
  • In re Hallum, 2004 WL 64975 (Tex. App. - Fort Worth 2004, no pet.);
  • Utica Lloyd's of Texas v. Sitech Engineering Corp., 360 S.W.3d 260 (Tex. App. - Texarkana 2001, no pet.);
  • Tri-State Pipe and Equipment, Inc. v. Southern County Mutual Ins. Co., 8 S.W.3d 394 (Tex. App. - Texarkana 1999, no pet.);
  • McCutchin v. Trinity Universal Ins. Co., 1999 WL 793367 (Tex. App. - Dallas 1999, no pet.).