FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephen L. Tatum is recognized by Continental Who's Who among Outstanding Professionals in the Legal industry.
Tatum's professional title is Partner at Cantey Hanger, LLP. He specializes in appeals, arbitration and commercial litigation, such as defense and malpractice. "I am the head of the Firm's Appellate Litigation Group," Tatum said. "I am Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas State Board of Legal Specialization. I also represent lawyers in State and Federal Disciplinary proceedings."
According to the firm's website, Cantey Hanger, LLP, started "in 1882, in the booming frontier town of Fort Worth," under the leadership of William Capps and Samuel Benton Cantey. "Both were talented trial attorneys and quickly earned a reputation as a top litigation firm – a reputation Cantey Hanger has built upon during the past 130 years."
The website continues to state that "Today, Cantey Hanger maintains offices in Fort Worth and Dallas to provide local service to [its] North Texas clients." Its staff brings combined decades of legal experience and knowledge, and the attorneys pride themselves on their efficient strategy and problem-solving skills to assist clients for favorable outcomes.
Tatum has worked in the legal field for 36 years, and has spent the last 14 with Cantey Hanger. He was admitted to the bar of the U.S. Supreme Court in 1993, and is also admitted to practice in all four federal districts in Texas. He's also admitted to practice in the 2nd, 5th, 9th, 10th, and 11th Federal Circuit Courts of Appeals, and is Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas State Board of Legal Specialization.
To further his professional development, Tatum is a member of the American Bar Association, the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, the American Arbitration Association Arbitrator Panel and the International Association of Defense Council.
Tatum earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Anthropology from Southern Methodist University. He went earn to complete his Juris Doctor from the University of Texas Law School, where he worked on the Texas Law Review.
When not working, Tatum enjoys spending time with family and traveling. Additionally, he serves on the Board of Directors for Texas Health Resources and is a Trustee at Harris Methodist Hospital. He has previously served on the Chair for Tarrant County Samaritan House (1992-1994) and the Chair for the Tarrant County Metropolitan YMCA. (1987-1991).
For more information, please visit www.canteyhanger.com
Contact: Katherine Green, 516-825-5634, firstname.lastname@example.org
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SOURCE Continental Who's Who