Tracy L. McCreight

Partner

  • Tracy L. McCreight
  • Phone: +1 512 277 2260
    Fax: +1 512 233 1012

    Import to Address Book

  • Duane Morris LLP
    Las Cimas IV
    900 S. Capital of Texas Hwy, Suite 300
    Austin, Texas 78746-5435
    USA

Tracy L. McCreight practices in all aspects of complex commercial litigation and construction litigation, including contract, real estate, general business and partnership disputes, including pre-litigation dispute resolution. In her construction practice, Ms. McCreight focuses on representing owners in construction defect matters and contract disputes.

Ms. McCreight is a 2002 graduate, with honors, of the University of Texas Schol of Law and a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Maryland.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction Law and Litigation

  • Commercial Litigation

Admissions

  • Texas
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Education

  • University of Texas School of Law, J.D., with honors, 2002
  • University of Maryland, B.A., magna cum laude, 1994

Experience

  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Partner, 2019-present

  • Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr PC
    - Shareholder, 2013-2019
    - Associate, 2012-2013

  • The Davis Group Attorneys & Counselors PC
    - Attorney, 2010-2012

  • Dell, Inc.
    - Counsel, 2009-2010

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
    - Associate, 2004-2009

  • Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich LLP
    - Associate, 2003-2004
    - Law Clerk, 2002

Civic and Charitable Activities

  • Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas
    - Pro Bono Family Law Attorney, 2011-2016

  • Big Brothers and Big Sisters of New York City
    - Workplace Mentor, 2005-2007

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, "Third-Party Practice: Risks and Rewards of RTPs vs TPDs," State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section Annual Construction Law Conference 2019, San Antonio, Texas, March 1, 2019

  • Speaker, "Managing Engineering Liability and Risk Seminar," Half Moon Education Inc., Austin, Texas, January 25, 2019

  • Moderator, "In-House Counsel Pop Quiz: Recent Trends in Texas Law,” Association of Corporate Counsel, Austin, Texas, August 2, 2018

Selected Publications

  • Author, "Third-Party Practice: Risks and Rewards of RTPs vs TPDs," State Bar of Texas Construction Law Section Annual Construction Law Conference 2019, San Antonio, Texas, March 1, 2019

  • Author, "Joint and Several Contractual Liability and Settlement Credits:  A Look at the 'One Satisfaction Rule in Texas,'" State Bar of Texas, Construction Section, Annual Conference, March 2017

  • Author, "At What Point Does a Surety’s Obligation Pursuant to a Performance Bond Terminate?" Construction News, May 25, 2016

  • Author, "10 Tips for Reducing the Risk of a Contract Dispute," Construction Executive Risk Management, October 27, 2015