Collin K. Brodrick

Associate || Dallas

Collin Brodrick is an associate in the Dallas office of Ogletree Deakins. Mr. Brodrick has diverse experience defending companies and individuals alike, primarily in the healthcare, maritime, and transportation industries, in a variety of venues and jurisdictions, including state courts across Texas, federal courts across the country, and before the U.S. Department of Labor and Texas Medical Board.

In addition to his professional activities, Mr. Brodrick is also active in the community. Upon graduation from college, Mr. Brodrick commissioned as a Second Lieutenant through The University of Texas at Austin Army Reserve Officer’s Training (ROTC) program and served eight years in the Army National Guard. Mr. Brodrick is also a Master Mason in the Grand Lodge of Texas (A.F. & A.M.), Eagle Scout, and youth leader at Highland Park United Methodist Church.

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  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of commercial client in class action breach of contract case in Dallas County, Texas
  • Assisted in the defense of multiple cases involving Texas physicians in complex medical malpractice matters that resulted in unanimous defense verdicts
  • Assisted in the defense of a Texas physician before the Texas Medical Board and State Office of Administrative Hearings that led to an extremely favorable result
  • Successfully defended multiple state-wide trucking companies in catastrophic personal injury matters in jurisdictions throughout Texas

Representative Cases

  • Athas Health, LLC v. Trevithic, No. 05-16-00219-CV, 2017 Tex. App. LEXIS 1417, 2017 WL 655926 (Tex. App.—Dallas Feb. 17, 2017, no writ) (overruling trial court’s denial of two motions to compel arbitration).
  • Aguirre v. CGG Land (U.S.), Inc., No. 7:14-CV-49, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 48863, 2014 WL 1385888 (S.D. Tex. Apr. 9, 2014) (granting motion to remand following challenge to service of process).
  • BPU Mgmt. v. Dir. OWCP, DOL, 732 F.3d 457 (5th Cir. 2013) (overruled award of longshore benefits under the LHWCA for failure to meet situs-status test).
  • Kealoha v. Leeward Marine, et al., 713 F.3d 521 (9th Cir. 2013) (affirming award of longshore benefits under the LHWCA to employee who attempted suicide).

Education

  • J.D., University of Houston Law Center, 2013
  • B.A., University of Texas at Austin, 2010

Admittance to Practice

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas

Professional Activities

  • State Bar of Texas – Labor & Employment Law Section
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL); Marketing Co-Chair, 2019 19th Annual Freedom Run 5k

Speeches

  • Ogletree Deakins Webinar - "Hot Takes (2018) and Predictions (2019)" - December 20, 2018
  • April 2016 - Law360 - "Texas High Court Augurs Arbitration in Health Care"
  • March 2016 - American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse (42 (2): 117-128) - "Legal Regimes Surrounding Naloxone Access: Considerations for Prescribers"

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