Nicholas A.F. Sarokhanian

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Nicholas A.F. Sarokhanian is a Dallas trial attorney with jury trial success and a strong track record before courts and arbitration panels in complex business, healthcare, product liability, trade secret and intellectual property, and franchise litigation. He has extensive trial and arbitration experience, having litigated more than a dozen trials or arbitrations to verdict, judgment or final award – often as first or second chair – before juries, judges and arbitrators.

Mr. Sarokhanian enjoys the challenge of solving tough problems. Clients turn to him for his strategic, big-picture thinking and creative solutions to their complicated, difficult or protracted disputes, whether they be resolutions outside of litigation or those after the conclusion of litigation. He partners with clients to create and maintain a frank, frequent and responsive dialogue on the status of their disputes and ways to efficiently resolve them in their favor. Mr. Sarokhanian represents clients in a variety of industries, with a particular focus in the healthcare and life sciences, financial services and technology sectors. He counsels and represents pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, hospital chains, home health agencies and physicians; banks, lenders, real estate investors, developers and servicers; as well as software companies, inventors, and drone manufacturers.

In the community, Mr. Sarokhanian serves on boards of local organizations and has been recognized by the State Bar of Texas for his commitment to pro bono causes.

While in law school, Mr. Sarokhanian served as associate editor of the Baylor Law Review. He also won several moot court and mock court competitions.

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers Under 40 in Commercial Litigation, D Magazine, 2019 
  • Rising Star, Texas Super Lawyers magazine, 2015-2019; Up and Coming Top 100, 2017, 2018
  • State Bar of Texas, Pro Bono College, 2014, 2015
  • State Bar of Texas, Care Campaign, Pro Bono Commitment, 2014


  • Young Catholic Professionals, Dallas Chapter, Director, 2018
  • St. Thomas More Society of Dallas, Director
  • Federalist Society
  • Patrick E. Higginbotham American Inn of Court, Associate, 2013, 2014
  • Dallas50 Networking Group, Founder and Co-Chair
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Judiciary Committee, Co-Chair, 2013, 2014
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Attorneys for Career Enhancement Committee, Co-Chair, 2014
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Lawyers on Loan Committee, Co-Chair, 2014