Blake focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation and intellectual property matters across several industries, including data privacy, technology, financial services and real estate. Blake also can help clients on incident response to privacy and cybersecurity breaches. Blake is certified by the International Association of Privacy Professionals as a Certified Information Privacy Professional—United States (CIPP/US). Blake develops litigation strategies tailored to his clients’ overall business objectives. He also can help organizations develop strategies to comply with state and federal regulations and investigations in the ever-changing data privacy legal landscape. Blake has represented large businesses, family-run companies and high-net-worth individuals in federal and state courts.
Prior to joining Munsch Hardt, Blake worked as an Associate at a boutique litigation firm. While in law school, Blake represented clients and won his first trial in Texas District Court as a student and Fellow in the Civil and Consumer Legal Clinic. He served as a Law Clerk for the Honorable Rebecca Rutherford of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, assisting in the management and disposition of a wide range of cases. Blake also was a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Amos L. Mazzant, III of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, the Honorable Chief Robert Burns of the Texas Fifth District Court of Appeals and the Honorable Martin Hoffman of the 68th Civil District Court of Texas. Before attending law school, Blake held various sales and managerial roles in big and small companies.
When Blake takes a break from his work for clients, he serves as a member of the William “Mac” Taylor Inn of Court, the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers and the Dallas Bar Association.