About Norris Law Firm

The legal industry is evolving. Many clients are moving toward specialized law firms that can deliver the same results as big firms, but at a better value. The Norris Law Firm is embracing and excelling in the modern legal world. We combine honest counsel, personal attention, and expert legal insight to advance the client’s best interests.

Shannon D. Norris

Shannon Norris has spent over two decades navigating the intricacies of employment law, business litigation, employee benefits, and corporate law. Business owners, executives, Human Resource professionals, and other attorneys consistently look to Shannon to resolve their complex business and employment disputes. His clientele covers a broad spectrum of employers, employees, and other professionals – from small businesses and individuals to Fortune 100 companies.

Mr. Norris began his career in 1993 at one of the world’s largest and most distinguished law firms, where he was a member of the Labor & Employment Law Section. In 2000, Shannon started his own practice; giving him the freedom and flexibility to provide highly experienced representation at rates that are competitive with large firms. It also ensures that Shannon is available at his clients’ convenience, and that each issue receives his individual attention.


  • Texas Tech University School of Law
  • Juris Doctor 1993, Magna cum laude
  • Order of the Coif
  • West Texas State University
  • B.A. Political Science 1990, Summa cum laude

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Texas, 1993
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Texas (Labor & Employment Law Section, Litigation Section, Business Law Section)
  • Dallas Bar Association (Labor & Employment Law Section, Employee Benefits/Executive Compensation Section, Business Litigation Section)