Todd Meier
Of Counsel

Dallas

Expertise and Experience
Todd Meier’s practice focuses on counseling clients in the automotive, technology, financial services, manufacturing and service industries. He is a litigator in addition to working with individuals and businesses on transactional and operational matters.

Mr. Meier’s background includes distinguished service in both the public and private sectors. A former assistant District Attorney, Mr. Meier tried more than 300 jury trials during his tenure with the Dallas County District Attorney’s office. He recently completed 6 years as mayor of Addison as well as one term as President of the Metroplex Mayors Association and served in a leadership capacity helping to bring the DART/Cotton Belt commuter rail to North Texas. His business career includes owning and operating Rodger Meier Cadillac, Meier Oldsmobile and Meier Infiniti, one of the most successful and well known auto dealership groups in Dallas. As head of a private investment firm he founded more than a decade ago, Mr. Meier reviews, analyzes and performs due diligence on investment prospects and assists in the completion of transactions involving start-up businesses to mid-size private equity investments.

Practice Areas
Litigation
Business Strategies
Business Negotiations and Transactions

Activities
Mr. Meier is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Dallas Bar Association and was recently elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. He is a graduate of Leadership Dallas, Leadership Metrocrest and the Citizens Academy of Addison. In addition to his professional activities, he is involved in numerous civic and charitable organizations including the State Fair of Texas Board of Directors, the Salesmanship Club of Dallas Board of Directors, HP Byron Nelson Championship, Addison Business Association and Addison Addvocates.

Education
Washington University in St. Louis

Law School
Southern Methodist University

Bar Admissions
Texas, 1976

Fun Facts
Todd’s family includes; son Brennan, a trial lawyer with a Dallas firm, Daughter-in-law Elizabeth partner in tech start up GlamGrab, all around cool grandson Wesley, daughter Mackenzie a business analyst at PWC and longtime sweetheart Nelly Garcia.

Tel: (214) 780-1400
Fax: (214) 780-1401
Email: tmeier@shackelfordlaw.net