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Sylvan S. Lang Jr.

Sylvan S. Lang Jr.

San Antonio, Texas

SYLVAN S. LANG JR. Position: Member. Born San Antonio, Texas, July 6, 1964; licensed by the Texas Supreme Court, 1989, Texas; 1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1992, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas. Education: University of Texas (B.A., special honors, history, 1986); Southern Methodist University (J.D., cum laude, 1989). Phi Delta Phi. Order of the Coif. Assistant Editor-in-Chief, Southwestern Law Journal, 1988-1989. Law Clerk to Judge Edith H. Jones, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1989. Member: State Bar of Texas. Practice Areas: Business Litigation, Employment Litigation; Insurance Litigation; Consumer Litigation

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Consumer Law (Construction, Insurance, Deceptive Trade Practices)
  • 40% Labor Law
  • 10% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 2006
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1990


  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence cum laude - 1989
    • Honors: Phi Delta Phi
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Law Review: Southwestern Law Journal, Assistant Editor-in-Chief
  • University of Texas, Austin, TX
    • B.A. - 1986
    • Honors: Special Honors in History
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. Edith H. Jones, United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit, Law Clerk, 1989