Kai Hecker is Senior Counsel at Freeman Mathis & Gary's Dallas office. Mr. Hecker focuses his practice on advising and defending professionals. He has represented a range of individuals and companies, including lawyers, healthcare providers, real estate agents & brokers, accountants, architects, engineers, oil & gas landsmen, and insurance agents & brokers. He has helped clients resolve professional liability, employment (Titles VII & IX, ADA, FLSA, & FMLA), and insurance coverage matters and he has assisted clients with domestic and international contract negotiations and trade secret/non-compete disputes.
He advises professionals with the goal of avoiding future disputes or litigation. This advice includes the professional’s ethical & professional responsibilities, information/cyber security obligations, internal best practices, and their business transactions and contracts. He has spoken on these topics nation-wide.
He defends professionals with the goal of obtaining a successful early resolution so they can get back to helping their clients. He has resolved matters involving professional liability/malpractice, ethics violations & grievances, and traditional business disputes pre-suit, at arbitration, at mediation, and through litigation in Texas’ state and federal courts.