Michael S. Goodrich
Admitted: 1985, Texas.
Education: Tulane University, B.A.; St. Mary’s University of San Antonio, J.D; Texas Christian University, M.B.A. Member State Bar of Texas.
Biography: Phi Delta Phi. Named Texas Super Lawyer, 2007-2013. Articles Editor and Associate Editor, St. Mary’s Law Journal, 1984-1985. Author: “Private Land Restrictions in Texas: A Need for Greater Legislative Control,” 15 St. Mary’s Law Journal 575, 1984. Co-Author: “Insurance and Real Estate Transactions: An Examination of Specific Issues, Coverage and Contractual Provisions,” University of Texas Mortgage Lending Institute, 1988; “Everything You Need to Know About Insurance in Commercial Leases (with Forms),” ALI-ABA The Practical Real Estate Lawyer, Vol. 5, No. 4, July 1989; “Everything You Need to Know About Insurance in Commercial Leases,” ALI-ABA’s Practice Checklist Manual for Drafting Leases, 1994. COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Board of Trustees, Bobby Bragan Youth Foundation, 2009 to present; Board of Trustees, All Saints’ Episcopal School, 2000-2006; Board of Trustees, Goodrich Center for the Deaf, 1990 to present; Former Member of the Board of Trustees, Score A Goal in the Classroom. Fellow: Texas Bar Foundation; American Law Institute (www.ali.org). Board Certified, Commercial Real Estate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Born: Austin, Texas.
Reported Cases: Vingcard A.S. v. Merrimac Hospitality Sytstems, Inc., 59 S.W.3d 847 (Tex. App. – Ft. Worth, 2001).