S. Shayne Gardner
Dallas, TX
214.210.2431 Direct
214.210.2500 Facsimile
Assistant(s): Meredith D. Edelhauser |  Alicia D. Greene
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S. Shayne Gardner is a partner in the Dallas office of DeHay & Elliston. He joined the firm in 2000 and practices in the areas of general civil and commercial litigation, as well as toxic tort defense.

Mr. Gardner has more than 20 years of experience defending some of the nation’s most prominent petrochemical and manufacturing companies. He has particular experience in defending premises owners in a variety of chemical exposure cases and asbestos-related cases. He has also defended numerous product liability claims against manufacturing companies.

Mr. Gardner graduated from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 1998 and is admitted to practice law in Texas, Arkansas and Illinois. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Federal District Court for the Southern and Northern Districts of Texas.

Bar Admissions

Texas, 1998
Arkansas, 2007
Illinois, 2016
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, 1999
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas, 2008


University of Tulsa, College of Law, 1998 - J.D.
University of Arkansas; Arkansas Tech University, 1994 - B.A.

Associations & Memberships

State Bar of Texas 
Dallas Bar Association
Arkansas Bar Association
Defense Research Institute (DRI)


TouchDown Club of Dallas Member - Benefiting the Rise School
Park Cities YMCA, Youth Coach