Practices

Insurance

Litigation

Education

J.D. Texas Tech School of Law, 1985

B.A. Niagara University, 1979

Certification

Board Certified, Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Certification

Bar Admissions

State of Texas, 1985

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas

Henri Dussault has practiced for over 30 years as a litigator, with a primary emphasis on insurance defense. He has significant experience representing individuals, businesses, and professionals in a wide range of lawsuits including medical and healthcare claims, products liability, professional liability, construction defect, premises liability, general tort liability, and non-subscriber claims. He has successfully tried numerous lawsuits in Texas courts involving medical and professional negligence, products liability and general tort liability.

Mr. Dussault has represented domestic and international insurers, including Underwriters participating in the Lloyd’s of London insurance market, in federal and state courts throughout the State of Texas.

Mr. Dussault is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization – a mark of excellence and distinguishing accomplishment achieved by fewer than 10% of practicing attorneys in Texas. To achieve board certification, Mr. Dussault was required to pass a rigorous examination and demonstrate extensive expertise and knowledge in his specialty area. He must also engage in a continuous course of study in his specialty.

Mr. Dussault is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review, signifying the highest level of professional excellence and adherence to the highest ethical standards – a distinction achieved by fewer than 5% of attorneys nationwide. He was recognized by Thomson Reuters in Texas Monthly from 2005-2015 as a Super Lawyer in Personal Injury Defense – signifying a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement in his practice area. He was also chosen by his peers for inclusion in the List of Top Attorneys from 2002-2013 for Medical Malpractice Defense in Fort Worth, Texas Magazine.

Mr. Dussault currently serves as President of Brackett & Ellis.

Presentations

Texas Updates, Seminar for Lloyd’s of London Syndicates and Companies

Do’s and Don’ts for Claim Adjusters: A Litigator’s Perspective, Seminar for Lloyd’s of London Syndicates and Companies

Keeping a CAT in the Bag . . . Appraisal and Deposition Strategies for CAT Claims, Seminar for Lloyd’s of London Syndicates and Companies

Changing Legal Landscape in Texas, Seminar for Lloyd’s of London Syndicates and Companies

A Mock U.S. Trial in a U.K. Courtroom, Seminar for Lloyd’s of London Syndicates and Companies

Memberships

State Bar of Texas

Tarrant County Bar Association

American Bar Association

Texas Association of Defense Counsel

Defense Research Institute

Professional Recognition

Super Lawyer in Personal Injury Defense by Thomson Reuters, Texas Monthly (2005-2015)

List of Top Attorneys for Medical Malpractice Defense in Fort Worth, Texas Magazine (2002-2013)

Rated AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review