Who We Are

Kilgore / McCown resulted from the merger of Helms & Kilgore, PLLC and McCown, P.C. We are passionate about finding solutions for clients by upholding the law and helping mitigate from future legal shortfalls. We strive to use our resources of legal expertise, diversity, collaboration, and community commitment to best solve the legal needs of our clients.

Kilgore / McCown is a full-service law firm offering legal services for both local and national clientele, with offices located in Dallas and Southlake, Texas. We focus on business legal services, liability law, regulatory compliance, and dispute resolution. Kilgore / McCown and its attorneys are committed to successfully addressing client issues through a commitment to upholding the law and helping clients mitigate future legal pitfalls.

Our experience working with a number of industries, such as transportation, construction, aviation, and energy is unparalleled. Attorneys at Kilgore / McCown have over 150 years of experience in the fields mentioned above. The firm’s strong focus on preventing and resolving legal issues professionally, efficiently, and at a reasonable cost, is a reflection of the years of both professional and legal experience.

Experienced Attorneys

Our attorneys are well-versed in a range of services, from contracts and dissolutions, to regulatory compliance and mock audits. Whatever the task, Kilgore / McCown is ready to support both businesses and individuals with all their legal needs.

Attorneys at Kilgore / McCown are admitted to numerous state bars and federal courts, including the State Bars of Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, and Texas, the United States Supreme Court, numerous Federal Circuit Courts, and Federal District Courts. Attorneys at Kilgore / McCown have decades of experience as pilots, regulatory experts, entrepreneurs, and litigators that illustrates a diversified portfolio ready to serve any client need. Several members at the firm have experience at the highest levels of government, including the first chief counsel of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), and the first Administrator of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), and as counsel with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The combined background and knowledge of our attorneys offer a well-rounded perspective to assist clients in all legal matters.

Individualized Service

Our firm is committed to providing excellent legal services with individual attention to the specific needs of each and every client. Our attorneys work closely with experienced support staff to achieve the best outcomes for our clients. We pride ourselves on always placing people first, not just the roles of our profession, and catering our services to the needs of the individual. Above all, our clients develop great confidence in our services.

Practical Results

At Kilgore / McCown, we are defined by our enthusiasm to creatively and professionally assist our clients in obtaining their desired results.  We seek innovative ways to solve problems and achieve business and legal objectives for small local businesses to national corporations. At Kilgore / McCown, we do not consider the practice of law a job, but rather a calling to serve clients, the profession, and the community.

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“Totally professional, dedicated to the task, knowledgeable, strong background in many facets of law, able to do the impossible, willing to go the extra mile, genuine, confident, approachable, reachable, kept me informed on a regular basis, and overall great company to work with.”
– Norm M.