Jerry C. Alexander was selected chair-elect of the State Bar of Texas Board of Directors during the board’s meeting in Georgetown on Friday. Alexander will take office during the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting to be held June 13-14 in Austin. He will serve as chair until June 2020.
Alexander is president of Passman & Jones, P.C. in Dallas having joined the firm in 1972, the same year he earned his J.D. from Southern Methodist University. Alexander has handled complex business litigation for more than 30 years in the areas of antitrust, business torts, patents, trade secrets, unfair competition, and labor-related business issues.
He has served on the State Bar Board of Directors since 2017 and on the Law Focused Education Committee from 2007 to 2009. He served in several leadership positions for the Dallas Bar Association, including as its president in 2016. He was chair of the Dallas Bar Association Board of Directors in 2012, led a project to revise Dallas County’s Local Rules of Practice, and chaired the Dallas Bar’s Vision 2020 Project, among other service work.