Randy Johnston - Dallas Attorney

RANDY JOHNSTON

214-741-6250  |  email

Robert Tobey - Dallas Attorney

ROBERT TOBEY

214-741-6251  |  email

KAREN FITZGERALD

214-265-9958 |  email

Chad Baruch - Dallas Attorney

CHAD BARUCH

214-217-8304 |  email

Coyt Johnston - Dallas Attorney

COYT JOHNSTON

214-217-4294 |  email

Johnston Tobey Baruch is a Dallas-based firm of Texas trial and appellate attorneys with a broad range of litigation experience. We are pioneers in the handling of legal malpractice, accounting malpractice, investment fraud and insurance bad faith matters. We also have an enviable track record with business disputes, commercial litigation and fiduciary litigation, as well as civil appeals, family appeals and criminal appeals, for many prominent Texas companies and individuals.

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A piece of the deal? Johnston Tobey Baruch

So, Can I Have a Piece of the Deal?

Thirty or forty years ago, it was common for transactional lawyers to include in their fee contracts a provision that gave them—in addition to their attorney’s fees—a piece of the deal. And a few lawyers became extremely wealthy through their ownership of a piece of the client’s business deals. The practice is less common today […]

Fiduciary Duty for retirement advice

Brokers Owe a Fiduciary Duty to Their Clients for Retirement Advice!

Introduction On June 9, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor’s rule requiring financial advisors to act as fiduciaries by putting their clients’ best interest before their own when offering investment advice went into partial effect.  Americans lose about $17 billion a year to conflicts of interest with these advisors.  Under the new rule, advisors must […]

Gender Pay Gap

To Speak or Not to Speak? That is the Question

As women across Texas know, the gender pay gap continues to exist. As of April 2017, Texas women are paid 79 cents to every dollar paid to men.  See www.nationalpartnership.org. Efforts to narrow the gender pay gap are hurt by a common interview question: What do you earn in your current position? Some states and […]

Texas Citizens Participation Act

Citizens Beware: You Could Be SLAPPed

Texas litigants considering filing a legal action for defamation need to consider whether the Texas Citizens Participation Act covers their claims. Signed in 2011, the Act provides powerful tools by which defamation defendants may not only escape liability but also can turn the tables on their accusers by obtaining an award of attorney’s fees incurred […]

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TESTIMONIALS

Chad (Baruch) represented a customer of ours in an appeal of a detrimental jury verdict. Chad was excellent at recognizing the trial error and his brief on the issue was superb. Needless to say, the result was a reversal on appeal.
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Thomas E. Kirkland

President/CEO, TEKMAK Development
Randy is an excellent and engaging speaker, bringing years of real-world and practical experience to a deep knowledge of substantive legal issues affecting our profession. His unique interests, his willingness to tell it like it is, and his contagious passion for the practice of law, brings character to any discussion
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Mark Waite

Houston Corporate Attorney
Randy (Johnston) knows exactly which buttons to push to get the best results for his clients. He is a straight shooter, a wise counselor and a formidable adversary in the courtroom.
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Paul Koning

Hughes Luce
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NEWSLETTER

Johnston Tobey Baruch publishes a newsletter whenever a subject interests us enough that we feel the need to discuss it. Over the years, we have offered solutions to a number of ethical and professional malpractice problems and issues. We have expanded the discussion to include business and fiduciary litigation and the general state of the legal profession.

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Best Law Firms: U.S. News and World Report 2015; Best Lawyers in Dallas: Randy Johnston, Robert Tobey, Coyt Johnston, Chad Baruch (D Magazine 2015); Super Lawyers: Randy Johnston (2003-15), Robert Tobey (2003-15), Chad Baruch (2011-15) (Thomson Reuters); Rising Stars: Coyt Johnston (Thomson Reuters 2015); Best Lawyers: Randy Johnston, Robert Tobey, Coyt Johnston, Chad Baruch (Woodward White 2016).

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