George C. Haratsis

George C. Haratsis, a shareholder and director with McDonald Sanders, joined the firm in 1985, upon his admittance to the State Bar of Texas. He was promoted to shareholder and director in 1992.

While with McDonald Sanders, Mr. Haratsis has represented numerous clients, from private individuals to large corporations. His specific area of expertise is civil trial law, with an emphasis in commercial and business litigation, insurance defense and employment law. He has won numerous jury trials, and briefed and argued both state and federal appeals.

A native of Fort Worth, Mr. Haratsis is a 1982 graduate of The University of Texas at Austin. He earned his law degree, with honors, from Texas Tech University School of Law in 1985, where he served as associate editor of the Texas Tech Law Review.

Mr. Haratsis was named a Texas Monthly Super Lawyer from 2014-2018 and a Fort Worth, Texas Magazine Top Attorney from 2014-2018 in Commercial Law and Civil Litigation.

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
    • Antitrust Law Section
    • Business Law Section
    • Labor & Employment Law Section
    • Litigation Section
    • Tort Law Section
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Tarrant County Bar Association
    • Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Member
    • Fort Worth/North Texas Vice President, 2015-present
    • Board of Directors, 2006-2014
    • Co-Chair, 2018 TADC Trial Academy, Feb. 23-24, 2018
  • National Association of College and University Attorneys, Member
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Fort Worth Chapter, Member
  • Geneva Group International (GGI), Member
    • LDR Practice Seminar Group, Member
  • Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce, Member
    • Transportation Committee, 2014-present
    • Governmental Affairs Committee, 2014-present