Areas of Legal Practice
With more than twenty four years of experience, the Lanfear Law Firm specializes in trials and appeals with an emphasis on oil and gas and business related litigation. The firm is also experienced in the areas of general business, environmental, labor and employment, family and real estate law.
Experienced
Daniel is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell, and a Texas Super Lawyer, as named by Thomson Reuters in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 (Business Litigation).
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About

Daniel Lanfear is a trial and appellate attorney who handles commercial litigation matters with an increasing emphasis in the area of energy law. He also has experience in the areas of general business, environmental, labor and employment, family and real estate law.

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Community

  • Youth Orchestra of San Antonio, Board Member, 2003
  • Board of Adjustment, City of Alamo Heights, former member, 2002
  • The Community Clinic, Inc., President, 2000; Board Member, 1997-2001
  • Rotary Club of Alamo Heights, 2009-2016

Recognition

  • Named Texas Super Lawyers’ Rising Star by Thomson Reuters, 2004-2005
  • Named among San Antonio’s Best Lawyers by S.A. Scene, 2006-2009, 2012
  • AV Rated Martindale Hubbell
  • Named a Texas Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters, 2016 (Business Litigation), 2017 (Business Litigation), 2018 (Business Litigation), 2019 (Business Litigation)

Professional Affiliations

  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Certification
  • Admitted, Texas; U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Western Districts
  • Admitted, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • San Antonio Bar Association
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • William S. Sessions American Inn of Court (San Antonio)
  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
  • Elected a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation

Education

  • St. Mary’s University School of Law, J.D., 1992
  • St. Mary’s University, B.A., 1989
 

Capabilities

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Appellate Attorney

Handles commercial litigation matters with an increasing emphasis in the area of energy law.

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General Business, Environmental, Labor and Employment

Well rounded experience to handle almost any need.

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Family & Real Estate

Daniel Lanfear is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

 

News

2017 – 2018 Success Stories

May 23, 2018

Successfully prosecuted several lawsuits to clear title to real properties located in Bexar County. Successfully litigated a Carmack Amendment claim that resulted in a monetary settlement for shipper client. Settled a client’s breach of contract and fraud claims stemming from an investment that went badly for the firm’s client. The client was refunded in full, … Read more

End Of 2016 Success Stories

January 26, 2017

Represented a condominium unit owner in a dispute with a neighbor. Secured a summary judgment establishing the client’s ownership of outdoor patio, which ended the litigation early and cost-effectively. Represented a landowner in a dispute with competing mineral interest claimants. The dispute involved the interpretation of a quit claim instrument. A settlement was reached after … Read more

Recent Law Firm Success Stories

October 18, 2016

Representing a large Eagle Ford exploration and production company in arbitration, secured a sizable monetary settlement in a pipeline-related dispute. The client owned thirty miles of pipeline that had been constructed outside of acquired easements because of errors made by a surveying firm. After a year of litigation, the surveying firm’s insurance carrier paid the … Read more

 

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DANIEL W. LANFEAR
dan@lanfearlaw.net

TISHA FUENTES
tisha@lanfearlaw.net