D. Todd Parrish

Dallas, TX
Of Counsel

D. Todd Parrish is an experienced litigator serving clients in complex civil litigation matters. During his career Todd has handled matters involving aviation and aviation related products liability, premises liability matters including wrongful death and catastrophic injury, commercial disputes, trade secrets matters, construction litigation and environmental litigation. In many of these cases, he has had to work with individuals of diverse backgrounds and levels of authority in order to help his clients achieve results.

  • Pepperdine University School of Law (J.D., 1994)
  • Abilene Christian University (B.B.A., 1990)
Admissions to Practice
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas
  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of California
  • U.S. District Court for Arizona
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
Representative Cases
  • Represented a multi-national plastics manufacturer in a two-week trial concerning a commercial matter
  • Represented major concessionaire in disputes with international airports
  • Defense of offshore commercial helicopter operators in cases involving death and injury
  • Defense of aircraft owner in multi-district litigation involving aircraft icing
  • Defense of product manufacturer in a fatal pharmaceutical plant explosion in North Carolina
  • Defense of mall security company in a wrongful death shooting
  • Defense of Korean company in a trade secrets matter
  • Drafted opinion letters interpreting and analyzing contract terms and conditions for multi-million dollar insurance claims
Memberships & Affiliations
  •  State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of California
  • Vice Chairman, City of Southlake Planning and Zoning Commission, 2012
  • Chairman, City of Southlake, TX Zoning Board of Adjustment 2009-2011
  • Board of Trustees, First United Methodist Church, Grapevine, TX 2008-2011