Sheppard Sands

Sheppard Sands

Sheppard Sands

Attorney at Law
  • The Ashmore Law Firm, P.C.
  • 3636 Maple Avenue Dallas, Texas 75219
  • 214-559-7202

Shep joined the firm in 2005. As a successful trial attorney with a broad civil trial practice, Shep has obtained numerous jury verdicts as lead attorney, such as: wrongful death, punitive damages, breach of fiduciary duty, premises liability, business litigation, probate litigation, construction defect, assault, product liability, invasion of privacy, and ordinary negligence. Shep successfully tried his first wrongful death case (multiple fatalities) to a unanimous jury verdict in 1997. As an experienced trial attorney, Shep has taken hundreds of depositions, attended well over 100 mediations, and has successfully resolved thousands of litigated disputes.



  • Oklahoma City University School of Law (J.D., 1992)
    • Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Fraternity
  • University of Texas at Austin (B.A. Economics/Business, 1988)
  • Fort Worth Country Day

Bar and Court Admissions:

  • Texas, 1993
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas, 1996
  • United State District Court, Eastern District of Texas, 2018

Past and Present Professional Affiliations:

  • American Bar Association
  • Texas Bar Association
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Texas Exes Life Member
  • National Association of Subrogation Professionals:
    • 2006-2009 South Central Region Committee Member
    • Texas Chapter Committee Co-Chair
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Dallas Trial Lawyers Association

Civil Trial Litigation:

  • Probate Litigation
    • Will Contest
    • Trust Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Insurance Subrogation

Born: Weatherford, Texas

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