Strasburger & Price, LLP at a Glance


  • “Ability to work directly with partners as a first-year”
  • “The support of my co-workers”
  • “Autonomy”


  • “Technology issues”
  • “Distribution of work can be a little spotty”
  • “Doesn't have offices in some major markets in the U.S. or abroad”

About Strasburger & Price, LLP

With locations in Texas, New York, DC and even Mexico, Strasburger may have its feet in several legal markets--but its home base remains in the Lone Star State, where it was founded over 70 years ago. The firm serves clients of all sizes, from Texas startups and mid-sized companies to Fortune 500 corporations. 

Partners through Thick and Thin

Founders Henry Strasburger and Hobart Price were classmates at the University of Texas and both graduated from law school there in 1921. Price--reputedly armed with a photographic memory--had no problem finding a job at a top Dallas law firm soon after graduation, and he encouraged his firm to take a chance on his friend Strasburger. The firm accepted Strasburger, and he proved himself a worthy bet, eventually becoming one of the most highly-regarded trial lawyers in Texas. In 1939, Strasburger and Price decided to found their own firm in Dallas.

Timing was not on the firm's side, however. Within a year, six of the firm's eight partners were summoned away to fight in WWII, leaving Strasburger and one other attorney to keep the firm going. They made it through the struggles of wartime, and the firm began to grow and thrive. Initially founded as an insurance defense firm, Strasburger expanded its practice areas in 1958 to include tax, business transactions and estate planning. Its growth continues today, with a range of practice areas and over 200 attorneys. Strasburger was ranked as the fastest-growing law firm in Texas and as the fifth fastest-growing firm in the country by

South of the Border and Across the Ocean

Break out your passport: clients come to Strasburger fromnear and far. The firm's domestic roster includes such high-profile clients as 7-Eleven, Bank of America, Shaw Industries, Transunion, General Motors and Dell Computers. Global clients include Mexican dairy company Grupo Lala, Teva Pharmaceuticals in Israel, French flat glass and packaging materials company Saint-Gobain and Chilean high-security transportation company Dunbar International.

Lone Stars

Attorneys here can don their Stetsons and spur their boots with pride. Strasburger was voted one of the top ten Best Companies to Work for in Texas by Best Companies Group each year from 2009 to 2012. The firm was recognized by Intellectual Property Today as one of the top five trademark firms in Texas and one of the top 100 nationwide, and was named the Law Firm of the Year in Texas in the areas of Bankruptcy and Financial Law, Insolvency/Bankruptcy Law, and International/Cross Border Law by Corporate International Magazine in 2010. Several Strasburger attorneys have been named to Best Lawyers and 19 were included in Thomson Reuters' 2012 Texas Rising Stars list.

Tweeting Texans

Strasburger & Price may be as old as your grandfather, but the firm is definitely keeping up with the times. The firm's attorneys run and contribute to blogs on topics including employment and appellate law. Attorneys also create podcasts from interviews, forums, events, radio shows and general legal topics which are featured on the site. Strasburger & Price is also noted for its use of Twitter: the firm runs an active account and regularly updates followers with general firm and legal industry news, events and articles.

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Strasburger & Price, LLP

901 Main St.
Suite 4400
Dallas, TX 75202-3794
Phone: (214) 651-4300
Fax: (214) 651-4330


  • Employer Type: Private
  • Managing Partner: Daniel L. Butcher
  • Hiring Partner: Scott Shanes
  • Total No. Attorneys 2014: 239

  • Employment Contact
    Mary Catherine Unis
    Recruiting and Professional Development Manager

  • Base Salary
    1st year: $130,000 Summer Associate: $2,692/week

  • Summer Associate Offers
    (2014): 8 out of 11

  • Major Departments & Practices
    Admiralty & Maritime 
    Alternative Finance 
    Business Reorganization & Bankruptcy 
    Cities, Counties & Special Districts 
    Corporate & Securities 
    Eminent Domain & Condemnation 
    Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation 
    Energy, Oil & Gas 
    Estate Planning, Trust & Probate 
    Family Office & Asset Protection 
    Fidelity & Surety 
    Fiduciary Litigation 
    Financial Services 
    Food, Drug & Device Law 
    Franchise & Distribution 
    Housing Authority Law 
    Infrastructure & Land Use 
    Insurance Counsel & Litigation 
    Intellectual Property 
    Investment Funds 
    Labor & Employment 
    Pension & Employee Retirement 
    Portfolio Companies 
    Private Equity
    Products Litigation 
    Professional Liability 
    Real Estate 
    School Law 
    Transportation & Logistics 
    White Collar Crime

Major Office Locations

  • Dallas, TX (HQ)
  • Austin, TX
  • Frisco, TX
  • Houston, TX
  • New York, NY
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Mexico City, Mexico
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