Contact Us Toll Free at  1-866-476-9103 hlenett@bn-lawyers.com
Download vCard Kevin T. Crocker

A trial attorney and practical legal counselor with over 20 years of experience, Mr. Crocker’s national, civil litigation practice has involved the representation of large and small business, as well as individuals, in matters before various state and federal courts.

Mr. Crocker is known for his tenacity, including successfully representing clients in a wide variety of disputes, including business, tort, class action, insurance, financial services industry litigation and consumer litigation. He also provides various regulatory compliance consulting, training and advice to collection agencies, debt buyers and law firms in the financial services industry on various matters; these include licensing/registration compliance, FDCPA compliance, and CFPB compliance. Prior to joining Barron & Newburger, Mr. Crocker was the owner of his own firm, served as Vice President, Chief Compliance Counsel and Human Resources for Precision Recovery Analytics International, Inc. and spent 10 years with the Dallas office of Jackson Walker, LLP.

Distinctions

  • AV rated by Martindale Hubbell and is licensed to practice law in Texas
  • Represented clients before the United States Court of Appeal for Fifth Circuit, various United States District Courts for the State of Texas, Texas Supreme Court and Fifth Court of Appeals in Texas
  • Handled cases in various trial or appellate courts in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Texas
  • Practiced law at Looper Reed Mark & McGraw and Godwin Carlton & Maxwell
  • Clerked for the Hon. John H. McBryde, United States District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, Fort Worth Division
  • Interned for the Hon. Emilio C. Garza and Hon. Edward C. Prado when they were United States District Judges for the Western District of Texas, San Antonio Division

Professional Associations

  • Member of the Members Attorney Program of the ACA International, an international trade association of credit and collection professionals
  • Past compliance chair for the State of Texas Members Attorney Program, serving as the liaison between the Texas ACA/MAP members and the national ACA/MAP members

Publications

Published decisions of cases that Mr. Crocker was involved in include:

  • Allstate Insurance Company, et. al. v. Thorpe, 170 P.3d 989 (Nev. 2007)
  • Adams v. Dell Computer Corporation, et.al., 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 66774 (S.D. Tex. 2006) Tex. Mut. Ins. Co. v. East Side Surgery Ctr., Inc., 159 S.W.3d 155 (2004)
  • Shaw v. Dillard Department Stores, Inc., 2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 15537 (N.D. Tex. 2000)
  • Bristol Hotel Mgmt. Corp. v. Aetna Cas. & Sur. Co., et. al., 20 F. Supp. 2d 1345 (S.D. Fl. 1998)
  • Reames v Hawthorne-Seving, Inc., 949 S.W.2d 758 (Tex. App. Ct. Dallas 1997)
  • Merriman v. Security Ins. Co. of Hartford, 100 F.3d 1187 (5th Cir. 1996)
  • Kuhl v. City of Garland, 910 S.W.2d 929 (Tex. 1995)
  • Kuhl v. City of Garland, 1995 Tex. App. LEXIS 3063 (Tex. App. Ct. Dallas, 1995)

Education

  • B.B.A. in general business with emphasis in marketing from Southern Methodist University (1988)
  • J.D. from St. Mary’s University (1991)