Overview

Alex Dimock is a litigation and real estate attorney in Holland & Knight’s Dallas office, where he practices before federal and state trial and appellate courts. Mr. Dimock focuses his practice on litigation, arbitration and counseling on matters involving commercial real estate, including real estate capital markets, with an emphasis on special servicers in the commercial mortgage-backed security (CMBS) market; blockchain; internal investigations; and sports law.

Mr. Dimock has represented clients in all phases of commercial litigation, including serving as trial counsel for lenders, financial institutions and private equity funds in jury trials and bench trials, obtaining injunctive relief and securing appointment of receivers in state and federal courts and defending rights throughout the appellate process. He also handles complex commercial litigation, including matters involving non-compete, defamation and trade secret.

Mr. Dimock clerked for the Honorable Gerald Bard Tjoflat in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Representative Experience

  • Represents lenders, all manner of predecessor noteholders and special servicers in connection with commercial real estate litigation in state and federal courts, including matters involving claims for breach of contract, fraudulent transfer, common-law fraud, conspiracy, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) and tortious interference
  • Represents banks and special servicers in all manner of receivership proceedings
  • Represents banks and special servicers in jury and bench trials
  • Represents professional athletes in connection with real estate and other investment vehicles
  • Represented major private equity fund and national bank as counsel in matter involving fraud and negligence claims related to a commercial loan, resulting in favorable jury verdict, including attorneys' fees
  • Represents national development company regarding construction and other disputes
  • Represented oil and gas trust in defendant class action litigation
  • Represented major oil and gas company in dispute regarding governmental and regulatory matters
  • Represented major natural gas company in litigation regarding pipeline royalties

Credentials

Education
  • Duke University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, B.S., summa cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
Memberships
  • Federal Bar Association, Young Lawyer Chair, 2017-2018; Secretary, 2019-2020 and Vice President, 2020-2021
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Bar Association
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Honors & Awards
  • Rising Star, Texas Super Lawyers magazine, 2022
  • Ones to Watch, The Best Lawyers in America guide, Commercial Litigation, 2022
  • Ones to Watch, The Best Lawyers in America guide, Appellate Practice, 2022

Publications

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