John Chapman


John Chapman graduated number one in his class from Vanderbilt Law School.  Following graduation, John gained extensive experience in complex, commercial litigation at the firm Carrington Coleman.  John has litigated numerous disputes in state and federal courts, including securities fraud, RICO, shareholder oppression and derivative actions.  He also has experience in personal injury law, as well as appellate experience in both state and federal court.



  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • Locke, Liddell & Sapp, LLP
  • Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, LLP

Memberships, Community Involvement & Recognition

  • Family Gateway, Member of the Board of Directors
  • Patrick E. Higginbotham Inn of Court, Associate
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Judiciary Committee
  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Florida


  • State Bar of Texas and Florida

Areas of Expertise