bw-irelanBrad Irelan

Partner

Direct: (713) 333-2934
Email: birelan@imtexaslaw.com
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Bradford W. Irelan is a Shareholder, Co-Founder and Partner of Irelan McDaniel, P.L.L.C. For more than twenty years, and with more than 75 jury trials and 20 appeals in both state and federal courts, he has enjoyed a reputation as one of Houston’s finest trial attorneys. Mr. Irelan concentrates his practice in title insurance and real estate litigation. He is a frequent speaker on title insurance matters.

Professional Experience

  • Irelan McDaniel, P.L.L.C. (2014 – Present)
  • Irelan Hargis, P.L.L.C. (2000 – 2014)
  • Irelan & Associates (1993 – 2000)
  • Munisteri & Associates, P.C. (1990 – 1993)
  • Hutcheson & Grundy (1986 – 1990)

Professional Highlights

  • 2008-15, Recognized as a SuperLawyer by Texas Lawyer
  • 2010-15, Voted a Top Attorney in Texas Civil Litigation Defense
  • 2013-14 H Texas Magazine Top Lawyer
  • AV Peer Review Rating with Martindale-Hubbell (highest rating for ethics and ability)
  • Texas Department of Insurance certified continuing education provider

Board Certifications (Texas Board of Legal Specialization)

  • Civil Trial Law
  • Residential Real Estate Law

Education

  • BA, 1983, Magna Cum Laude, University of Tennessee
  • JD, 1986, George Washington University

Professional Distinctions

  • George Washington School of Law Alumni Board of Directors
    • Executive Committee, 2010
    • President-Elect, 2011
    • President, 2012-13

Member

  • State Bar of Texas (since November 7, 1986)
  • Houston Bar Association, Member, Litigation Section
  • Houston Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • Texas Land Title Association, Member
    • Judiciary Committee, Texas Land Title Association (2006-11, Chairman, 2014-15)
    • Legal Issues Committee, Texas Land Title Association (2009-11)
    • Institute Committee, Texas Land Title Association (2009-11, 2014-15)
  • American Land Title Association, Member
  • American Board of Trial Advocates

Bar Admissions

  • All Texas State Courts (State Bar No. 10411550)
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States Supreme Court