Mark J. Dyer

Mark Dyer is a board certified trial attorney who has significant experience in representing clients state wide in tort and commercial litigation disputes. His areas of expertise include products liability and personal injury defense, commercial “business tort” defense, construction defect litigation and railroad litigation. From 2003 to 2012 Mark was named to “Super Lawyers List” by Texas Monthly Magazine and has been awarded an AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating™ from Martindale Hubbell®. Mark’s community involvement gives him unique insight and experience for handling his client’s litigation matters. Mark served on the City of Irving’s Planning and Zoning Commission from 2002 to 2009, including serving as Chairman of the Commission. This experience has given Mark a great depth of knowledge in zoning and property development issues. Mark served on the Board of Trustees of both the Baylor Medical Center of Irving and the Irving Hospital Authority and served as Chairman of both boards from 2008 to 2011 and from 2012 to 2013. He has served on the Operating Board of the Baylor Health Care System. Mark currently serves on the Board of Trustees for the North American Mission Board and Trinity Christian Academy. These experiences have been of great benefit to Mark’s clients who are involved in healthcare, non-profit, school, and commercial related litigation matters.

Mark and his wife have two daughters and are active in church, school and community organizations. When not practicing law, Mark enjoys watching his daughter play soccer and participate in track events. In addition to spending quality time with his family, Mark enjoys participating in half and full marathons.

Employment

Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom, LLP January 2007 – Present

Fanning Harper & Martinson, P.C. September 1989 – December 2006

Certification

Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specializations

Professional Affiliations

Baylor Order of the Barristers, Member

National Order of the Barristers, Member

National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel, Member

Dallas Bar Association, Member

Houston Bar Association

State Bar of Texas, Member

Dallas Bar Foundation, Fellow

Irving Planning and Zoning Commission, 2002 - 2009
Chairman 2006 - 2007

Baylor Medical Center at Irving, July 15, 2004 - 2013
Chairman of the Board of Trustees, 2008 - 2011, 2012 - 2013
Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees, 2007 - 2008
Chairman of the Finance Committee, 2007 - 2008

Irving Hospital Authority, July 2004 - 2014
Chairman of Irving Hospital Authority, 2008 - 2011, 2012 - 2013
Vice Chairman of Irving Hospital Authority, 2008 - 2011, 2012 - 2013

Baylor Healthcare System Operating Board, 2010 - 2011

Board of Trustees North American Mission Board, 2009 - Present
Chairman Financial Services Committee, 2012 - 2014
Chairman Ad Hoc Policy Committee, 2012 - Present
1st Vice Chairman of Board, 2014 - Present

Community/Civic Activities

Baylor Healthcare System Operating Board, July 2010 - July 2011

Baylor Medical Center at Irving, 2004 – 2013

  • Chairman of the Board of Trustees 2008 - 2013
  • Chairman of the Finance Committee 2007 - 2008

Irving Hospital Authority, 2008 - 2014

  • Chairman of the Board of Trustees 2008 - 2013

North American Mission Board, 2010 - Present

  • First Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees 2014 – 2015
  • Board of Trustees 2009 - Present
  • Vice Chairman of the Financial Services Committee 2012 - Present
  • Chairman of the By-laws and Policy Committee 2012 - Present
  • Member of the Compensation Committee 2013 - Present

Irving Planning and Zoning Commission, 2002 – 2009

  • Chairman 2006 - 2007

Honors & Awards

Named to D Magazine's Best Lawyers of 2014

Named to the Texas Super Lawyers list by Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, as featured in Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers magazines (2003-2013)

The College of the State Bar of Texas, 2005

Publications

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Austin
Las Cimas IV
900 S. Capital of TX Hwy
Suite 425
Austin, TX 78746
Dallas
Tollway Plaza I
16000 N. Dallas Parkway
Suite 800
Dallas, TX 75248
Houston
Niels Esperson Building
808 Travis
20th Floor
Houston, TX 77002
T: 214.420.5510
F: 214.420.5501

Admissions

Education

Baylor University School of Law, J.D., Waco, Texas, 1989

Baylor University, B.B.A., 1986