Jack Ternan

Jack Ternan
Mr. Ternan has been named a "Texas Rising Star" in years 2012-2019 by Super Lawyers, which is a Thomson Reuters service.

Jack Ternan is the managing attorney and founding member of the Ternan Law Firm.

In addition to overseeing the operations of the firm, Mr. Ternan practices law in the areas of Appeals, Business & Commercial Litigation, Other Civil Litigation, and Mediation & Arbitration.

Mr. Ternan has represented clients with complex legal disputes at the trial and appellate level in state and federal courts and before arbitrators and mediators.  He has the experience to effectively and efficiently advocate the interests of local clients in any forum across the country, and he can serve as local or lead counsel for clients with disputes pending in Collin County, Texas.

Mr. Ternan will represent clients in various practice areas and industries, including:

  •     Arbitration
  •     Antitrust
  •     Appellate
  •     Breach of Contract
  •     Business, Commercial, and Other Civil Litigation
  •     Constitutional law & Civil Rights
  •     Construction Litigation
  •     Fiduciary Litigation
  •     Homeowner Rights
  •     Hotel and Hospitality
  •     Intellectual Property Litigation
  •     Labor and Employment Litigation
  •     Oil and Gas Litigation
  •     Open Government
  •     Partnership Disputes / "Business Divorce"
  •     Products Liability
  •     Real Estate Litigation
  •     Shareholder Oppression

Mr. Ternan grew up in Plano, Texas, where he currently resides with his wife and three children.

Prior to starting the Ternan Law Firm, Mr. Ternan was a partner at Bickel & Brewer, now known as Brewer, Attorneys & Counselors.  He has been named a “Texas Rising Star” in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 by Texas Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service.   Mr. Ternan serves on the Finance Council for St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church and, in 2012, Mr. Ternan was the Democratic candidate for Texas Senate District 8.


I.B., Plano East Senior High School

B.A., Georgetown University

J.D., The University of Texas School of Law

Court Admissions:


U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Supreme Court of the United States

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