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Alex oversees the firm’s Litigation Department, and his practice focuses on securities and D&O matters, trial advocacy, speech and privacy protection, and blockchain technology. Ranked by Chambers as a “strong performer in fiduciary duty, securities and fraud-related disputes,” Alex’s clients refer to him as “a strategic and pragmatic thinker who is willing to think outside the box.” “He combines legal knowledge with strategic acumen.”

Recent representative matters include:

  • Counseling the independent directors of a public company in the hospitality industry concerning review of related-party transactions.
  • Serving as an expert witness in a divorce matter involving tracing and characterization of cryptocurrency assets.

Experience

Representative Securities and D&O Matters

  • Counseled independent directors of a public company in the hospitality industry concerning review of related-party transactions.
  • Represented directors of condominium owner’s association sued for alleged breaches of fiduciary duty, resolving the matter in a favorable settlement.
  • Member of a litigation team that secured dismissal of a $6 billion lawsuit on the eve of trial. The plaintiff, a major insurance company, had asserted claims against broker-dealer and hedge fund defendants for alleged RICO violations, commercial disparagement, and tortious interference in connection with an analyst’s research reports. Click here for the Newark Star Ledger’s account of the dismissal.
  • Counseled special committee of the board of a public company in the healthcare industry in connection with a special investigation and litigation, later counseling the independent directors in connection with evaluation of corporate strategic alternatives resulting in a going-private transaction.

Representative Trial Advocacy Matters

  • Won favorable jury verdict at trial representing landlord sued by tenant for alleged breaches of the lease and other statutory violations.
  • Won favorable jury verdict at trial representing custom hot rod builder sued by customer for alleged violations of consumer protection laws.

Representative Virtual Token & Blockchain Technology Matters

  • Served as expert witness in a divorce matter involving tracing and characterization of cryptocurrency assets.
  • Represent Bitcoin ATM company in connection with vendor contracts for on-site sales of cryptocurrency.
  • Represented key employee in government investigation and prosecution of blockchain startup in connection with initial coin offering, resulting a favorable negotiated resolution.

Honors and Distinctions

2021 Chambers USA, Litigation: General Commercial – Texas: Dallas, Fort Worth & Surrounds, Up-and-Coming

D Magazine named Mr. More as one of Dallas’s Best Lawyers Under 40 in 2018 and 2021.

Texas Monthly magazine named Mr. More to the Texas Super Lawyers ­– Rising Stars list in Securities Litigation from 2012 through 2021.

Mr. More has also been recognized as an Outstanding Attorney Under 40 by the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas Cardozo Society in 2010 and 2012.

Speeches/Publications

Guest, Legal Marketing Launch Podcast Episode 144: Blockchain and Business Development, 2018.

Panelist, Mastering Crowdfunding, Bitcoin, and Digital Currency Law, Rossdale CLE, 2018.
Feedback:
“Extremely effective presenters, very knowledgeable.”
“This was a great class!”
Alex received the highest possible scores from audience participants concerning significant current subject knowledge and teaching effectiveness.

Speaker, Bitcoin and Blockchain in Litigation, ABA CLE, 2017.
Feedback:
“Very timely and topical.”
 “Great overview of a complex topic.”
Most audience participants ranked Alex as a very effective teacher with expert level subject knowledge.

Co-Author, The Trump Transition: Consequences for Securities and Financial Regulations, Carrington Coleman Capital Newsletter, (2017 Issue One).

Presentation, Ethics in Discovery, 2016.
Feedback:
“You made a really boring topic very enjoyable.”
“AMAZING! You managed to make ethics fun and interesting.”
“Your speech was informative and entertaining.”

Co-Author, Professional Liability, SMU Law Rev. (2015).

Understanding Damages from the In-House Counsel Perspective 
Authors: Monica Latin and Alex More
State Bar of Texas 7th Annual Damages in Civil Litigation Course (February 2015).

Author: Sufficient Descriptions of Property When a Metes and Bounds or Lot/Block Description is Unavailable, Carrington Coleman Capital Newsletter (Winter 2013).

Court Admissions

Texas, 2008

U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas

Education

University of Texas
J.D., 2008

University of Texas
B.A., with honors
2005 Research Assistant, Prof. Loftus C. Carson II, 2006-08 Submissions Director, Texas Journal of Women and the Law, 2007-08

Associations/Affiliations

Jewish Federations of North America Young Leadership Cabinet

Dallas Bar Association

Texas Bar Association

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

Dallas Urban Debate Alliance

Patrick E. Higginbotham Society 2010-2011

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