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Amy Lockhart

Associate

214.651.3352

amylockhart@macdonalddevin.com

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Amy Lockhart is a dedicated and seasoned litigator with an exceptional record of trying over 80 jury trials to verdict. Her strategic approach and unwavering confidence in every courtroom setting underscore her commitment to delivering outstanding results for her clients.

Overview

Amy Lockhart is a dynamic attorney with a broad range of experience in litigation. During the last 20 years, Amy has gained experience in civil law, criminal law and appellate law. Amy has been Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for nearly 10 years in the area of criminal law. Board Certification is a mark of excellence and a distinguished accomplishment within the Texas legal community.

Amy is deeply passionate about her work, driven by the desire to guide her clients through challenging legal circumstances with care and expertise. Amy approaches each case with a blend of diligence and creativity, leveraging her own skills and experience while collaborating with her team of knowledgeable attorneys, to ensure her clients receive the best possible representation.

Amy fervently believes in her duty to be her clients’ dedicated representative and advocate throughout the legal process. Understanding the profound impact a lawsuit can have, Amy ensures her clients are well-informed about the progress of their case and takes the time to understand their unique perspectives, experiences, and needs while thoroughly investigating the veracity of every legal claim alleged.

With nearly 20 years of legal experience, and over 80 favorable jury verdicts, Amy pairs personalized and effective legal strategies with her dedication, care and expertise to achieve optimal outcomes for those she serves.

Presentations
  • Faculty Advisor, Prosecutor Trial Skills Course, Texas District and County Attorney’s Association, July 2015
  • Speaker, “Jury Selection,” Investigation & Prosecution of Domestic Violence, Texas District and County Attorney’s Association, June 2015
  • Speaker, “Victim Response to Sexual Assault” and “Successful Strangulation Cases” Crimes of Domestic and Sexual Violence, November 2013
  • Speaker, “Prosecuting Swami Ji,” 25th Annual Crimes Against Children Conference, August 2013
  • Speaker, “Advanced Child Abuse Training,” Multi-Jurisdictional Training for Law Enforcement, May 2013
Professional Affiliations
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas District and County Attorney’s Association
Educational and Professional Background
  • Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, since 2014

  • Texas Tech School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2004

  • Austin College, Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, 2001

  • Greenhill School, Dallas, Texas, College Preparatory, 1997

Court Admissions

Amy Lockhart is licensed to practice law in the following areas:

  • Texas