Robert J. Reagan received a B.A. in 1967 from Loyola University, and he earned his J.D. from Texas Tech University in 1990. While in law school, Mr. Reagan was a Research Editor for the Texas Tech Law Review. In 1988, he received the American Jurisprudence Award for Constitutional Law.
After passing the bar, Mr. Reagan worked for a year as a briefing attorney for the Texas Court of Appeals, Fifth District, in Dallas. In 1991, Mr. Reagan began teaching as an Adjunct Instructor for the Legal Assistant Certification Program at El Centro College, and he continues to teach there today.
Mr. Reagan is licensed to practice in Texas state courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a member of the Dallas Bar Association, serving as Vice-Chair of the Library Committee from 1999-2000, and as Chair in 2001. He is also a member of the Dallas Bar’s Solo and Small Firm Section and its Probate Section. Mr. Reagan is a member of the State Bar of Texas, General Practice, Litigation, Estate Planning and Probate Sections; the College of the State Bar of Texas; the Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit; and the Texas Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism. He served as a member of the State Bar of Texas District 6A Grievance Committee from 1999 to 2003. Mr. Reagan is a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation.
Before practicing law, Mr. Reagan served in the United States Army with overseas tours in Korea, attaining the rank of Captain. He also was a detective in the Dallas Police Department, working in the Crimes Against Property Section and the Special Investigations Unit. He founded and operated a private security business which installed and maintained alarm and television surveillance systems. Over the course of his military, law enforcement, business, and legal careers, Mr. Reagan has gained extensive experience in understanding the needs of businesses of all sizes.
He focuses his practice on representing businesses and individuals in general civil litigation, creditors’ rights, contested matters in bankruptcy cases, and probate and estate litigation.
William Thomas McLain, born Monahans, Texas, June 21, 1964; admitted to bar, 1990, Texas; also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas. Preparatory education, University of Texas at Austin (B.A., with honors, 1987); legal education, Texas Tech University (J.D., 1990). Fraternity: Phi Delta Phi. Honor Societies: Order of the Colt; Golden Key. Notes Editor, Texas Tech Law Review, 1989-90. Recipient, M.L. Penn Award for Best Researched and Summated Law Review Article, 1989. Author: Note, “NCAA Action Does Not Constitute State Action For Federal Constitutional Purposes,” 20 Texas Tech Law Review 1345 (1989). Member: Dallas (Sections: Bankruptcy Law; Business Litigation) and American (Sections: Litigation; Business Law) Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas (Sections: Bankruptcy Law; Business Law; Consumer Law; Litigation); American Bankruptcy Institute. E-Mail: [email protected]
Martha W. Reagan has a B.S. in Pharmacy from Auburn University and a J.D. from Texas Wesleyan University. In addition to being an attorney, she is a Registered Pharmacist in Texas and Alabama. Ms. Reagan is admitted to practice in Texas state courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas. She is a member of the Dallas Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Health Law Sections, and the American Bar Association. Ms. Reagan serves Reagan McLain & Hatch, LLP in an “of counsel” capacity on a variety of issues, including pharmacy issues and health care law.
Odessa, Texas native Darren Robert Hatch earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree with Honors in History from the University of Texas at Austin in 1997. Mr. Hatch received his J.D. from Texas Tech University in 2004; and while in law school, Mr. Hatch worked as a law clerk at one of Lubbock’s leading criminal defense firms, Chappell, Lanehart & Stangl. Mr. Hatch was admitted to the Texas bar in 2004 and is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas. Mr. Hatch is a member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and the Dallas Bar Association – Criminal Law Section.
Mr. Hatch focuses his practice on representing individuals and businesses charged with criminal offenses.