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November 11, 2016 
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Gray Reed Attorney Elected to Chair Dallas Bar Association Tax Section

Gray Reed & McGraw shareholder David Gair was recently elected to serve as the 2017 chair of the Dallas Bar Association Tax Section.

Gair is Board Certified in Tax Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He focuses his practice on tax matters and tax litigation in the United States Tax Court, United States Court of Federal Claims, United States Bankruptcy Courts and United States District Courts.

Gair’s practice also includes business and estate planning for entrepreneurs and businesses as well as a significant amount of administrative controversy work, which often involves representation of clients who are under criminal investigation, a civil audit or who have serious IRS collection concerns.

In addition, Gair is a professor at Southern Methodist University where he teaches estate planning in the university’s Continuing and Professional Education program and tax procedure in the Dedman School of Law. He is a graduate of University of Denver Sturm College of Law and was admitted to practice in Texas in 2007 and in Colorado in 2005.

About Gray Reed & McGraw

Founded in 1985, Gray Reed & McGraw is a full-service, Texas based law firm with more than 120 lawyers practicing in Dallas and Houston. Gray Reed offers a wide range of legal services including business litigation, corporate transactions, oil & gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, intellectual property, and bankruptcy. For more information, visit

About the Tax Section of the Dallas Bar Association

The Tax Section of the Dallas Bar Association focuses on providing monthly meetings at which speakers make presentations regarding topics of current interest in the area of tax practice for continuing legal education credit. For more information, visit