Mr. McFall is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Labor and Employment Law and is a Shareholder in the Dallas, Texas office. Mr. McFall graduated from St. Mark’s School of Texas in Dallas and then received his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, from Emory University. At the conclusion of his undergraduate career, Mr. McFall was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Mr. McFall received his law degree, with honors, from the University of Texas at Austin. At the end of his second year of law school, Mr. McFall received the Board of Advocates’ Scott, Douglass & Luton Litigation Scholarship for excellence in advocacy and scholarship. Mr. McFall was also a member of the Texas Law Review, serving as its Book Review editor his third year. Mr. McFall graduated as a member of the Chancellors, the highest honorary legal order of the University of Texas School of Law, and Order of the Coif.
After graduation from law school, Mr. McFall served as a law clerk to the Honorable A. Joe Fish, Senior Judge, United States District Court, Northern District of Texas. Following his clerkship, Mr. McFall joined the Dallas, Texas office of Baker Botts, L.L.P. as an associate in the firm’s Trial section. In 1994, Mr. McFall joined McFall Law Firm, which merged with Ogletree Deakins effective January 1, 2000. In 2002 through 2022, Texas Monthly magazine recognized Mr. McFall as a “Texas Super Lawyer” in employment litigation. Mr. McFall has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America and Chambers USA in labor and employment law. In May 2017, D Magazine recognized Mr. McFall as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas.”