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Jeep Recalls 32,125 Wrangler 4xe Models over Potential Fire Risk

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | February 2, 2024 | Comments Off on Jeep Recalls 32,125 Wrangler 4xe Models over Potential Fire Risk

Anyone who owns a 2021-2024 Jeep Wrangler 4xe may have a high-voltage (HV) battery that could result in a vehicle fire. The defect has not been identified and the root cause is still being investigated. As a result, the automaker is advising owners to temporarily refrain from recharging these vehicles and not to park them…

Michael L. Slack and Ladd C. Sanger Achieve Board Certification in Aviation Law

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | January 19, 2024 | Comments Off on Michael L. Slack and Ladd C. Sanger Achieve Board Certification in Aviation Law

Slack and Sanger Among First Texas lawyers to Receive New Aviation Law Certification Austin, Texas – Slack Davis Sanger is pleased to announce that Michael L. Slack and Ladd C. Sanger have received Board Certification in Aviation Law from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. This achievement sets the two apart in Aviation Law, as…

New Information Available as Investigation Into Fatal Phoenix Hot Air Balloon Accident Commences

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | January 17, 2024 | Comments Off on New Information Available as Investigation Into Fatal Phoenix Hot Air Balloon Accident Commences

Slack Davis Sanger Aviation Expert Suggests Timing and Association of Skydiver Jumps Likely to be a Key Investigative Focus   Austin, Texas – Now that the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigative team is on scene, new information is emerging regarding the January 14, 2024, fatal hot air balloon accident near Phoenix, Arizona. In that…

Trial Attorney Mitchell McCrea joins Slack Davis Sanger

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | September 29, 2023 | Comments Off on Trial Attorney Mitchell McCrea joins Slack Davis Sanger

Dallas office continues growth with new trial partner Austin, Texas – Slack Davis Sanger announces that veteran trial attorney, Mitchell McCrea, has joined the firm as a partner in the Dallas, Texas, office. Mitch brings twenty years of experience as an attorney, having started on the insurance defense side for an aviation firm before moving…

Extreme Turbulence Injures 11 on Delta Flight from Milan to Georgia

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | September 1, 2023 | Comments Off on Extreme Turbulence Injures 11 on Delta Flight from Milan to Georgia

Aviation experts weigh in on the latest in a series of turbulence incidents which have resulted in injuries to passengers and crew members   Austin, Texas – A Delta flight, carrying 151 passengers and 14 crew members, hit severe turbulence on Tuesday as it was approaching Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, sending 11 people to the…

Ladd C. Sanger Named 2024 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | August 17, 2023 | Comments Off on Ladd C. Sanger Named 2024 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area

August 3, 2023 — Slack Davis Sanger, LLP attorney Ladd C. Sanger was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2024 “Lawyer of the Year” for Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs.   Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this a…

Five Slack Davis Sanger Lawyers Recognized as Best Lawyers® Award Recipients

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | August 17, 2023 | Comments Off on Five Slack Davis Sanger Lawyers Recognized as Best Lawyers® Award Recipients

The firm has also been included in the 2024 Best Law Firms® August 17, 2023 — Slack Davis Sanger, LLP is pleased to announce that four lawyers have been included in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, and one lawyer has been recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America. Since…

Leading Trial Firm Slack Davis Sanger Celebrates 30th Anniversary

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | July 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Leading Trial Firm Slack Davis Sanger Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Texas-based firm has forged an international practice navigating complex personal injury cases   Founded August 1, 1993, Slack Davis Sanger has been helping clients nationally and internationally, navigate and win their catastrophic personal injury and death cases. The firm, co-founded by Mike Slack and his late partners Tom Davis and Mike Davis, remains dedicated to…

Broken Trust: The Onalaska Drug Plane Scandal

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | June 29, 2023 | Comments Off on Broken Trust: The Onalaska Drug Plane Scandal

Four years ago, over a thousand planes were registered in a tiny East Texas town. Why would there be more planes registered in Onalaska, a town with no airport, than in cities like Seattle or San Antonio?    In the United States, there is a legal loophole that allows foreigners to register their planes anonymously.…

Texas A&M Hagler Institute for Advanced Study Elects Michael L. Slack to External Advisory Board

By Slack Davis Sanger LLP | May 8, 2023 | Comments Off on Texas A&M Hagler Institute for Advanced Study Elects Michael L. Slack to External Advisory Board

The Hagler Institute for Advanced Study recently announced that A&M President Dr. Katherine Banks has appointed Michael L. Slack, of Austin, to its external advisory board. The external advisory board provides guidance, advice, and recommendations to the Hagler Institute. Established in 2010 by the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents, The Hagler Institute for…