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Leslye E. Moseley

Leslye E. Moseley

Ms. Moseley specializes in representing employers in non-compete agreement disputes as well as related protection of confidential information and trade secrets. She regularly represents clients in disputes involving a variety of employment laws in state and federal court and in front of the Texas Workforce Commission and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. She also counsels employers and executives in the development of employee handbooks and policies and compliance with state and federal employment laws and regulations.

Ms. Moseley’s practice also includes securities litigation and enforcement where she has represented a wide range of companies and individuals in state court as well as the SEC, state securities boards, FINRA, and state and federal courts.

Ms. Moseley counsels start-up businesses with general business law matters and acting as “outside” general counsel for such businesses.


Leslye E. Moseley


Notable Cases/Work

  • Joshi v. Southlake Automotive, LLC, No. 07-19-00222-CV, ___ WL ______ (Tex. App.--Amarillo October 14, 2020). Won appeal on affirmative claims for breach of contract and successfully defended cross-appeal on counter breach of contract, DTPA and fraud claims.
  • Bedford v. Spassoff, et. al., 520 S.W.3d 901 (Tex. June 9, 2017). Won reversal of trial court’s denial of parents’ motion to dismiss under the Texas Citizens Participation Act.
  • Hagan v. Pennington, Cause No. 05-18-00010-CV, 2019 WL 2521719 (Tex. App.--Dallas June 19, 2019, no pet.). Won appeal upholding breach of contract claims by attorney for unpaid legal fees and successfully defended against legal malpractice appeal.
  • Dickens v. Jason C. Webster, P.C., 05-17-00423-CV, 2018 WL 6839568 (Tex. App.--Dallas December 31, 2018, no pet.). Won appeal reversing trial court's ruling that the Texas Anti-Slapp Act precluded attorney's claim for tortious interference with contract.
  • Ennis, Inc. v. Dunbrooke Apparel Corp., et. al., 427 S.W.3d 527 (Tex. App.--Dallas March 21, 2014, no pet.). Won appeal on behalf of the employer on conflict of law issue under an employment contract.
  • Lara v. AAA-Texas/Automobile Club of Southern California. Won discrimination arbitration on behalf of employer.
  • Thompson v. JBT Partners, LP., et. al., Successfully settled Texas Securities Act and employment case after two days of jury trial.
  • Joshi v. Southlake Automotive, LLC. Successfully defended against breach of contract, DTPA and fraud claims in three day bench trial.
  • Dickens v. Linda Quinn. Successfully settled quantum meruit and breach of contract claim after two days of a bench trial.


  • Dallas Bar Association, Employment and Securities Sections
  • Texas Bar Association, Employment and Securities Sections
  • SMU Dedman School of Law Mock Trial Coach
  • Patrick E. Higginbotham American Inn of Court, 2006 Associate Member

Honors and Distinctions

  • D Magazine’s "Best Lawyers in Dallas” Labor and Employment Law - 2016, 2017, 2020
  • Texas Super Lawyers, Rising Star - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Texas Super Lawyer, Rising Star "Up and Coming 100" - 2017
  • Texas Super Lawyer Rising Star "Up and Coming 50 Women" - 2017

Contact Information

Dallas Office
900 Jackson Street
Suite 440
Dallas, Texas 75202

Direct: (214) 741-3024
Cell: (979) 492-4288
Office: (214) 741-3001
Fax: (214) 741-3098



  • J.D., Southern Methodist University, Cum Laude, Order of the Barristers
  • Bachelor of Science - Agriculture Economics/Agricultural Communications and Journalism, Texas A&M University


  • Texas Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District, Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District, Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District, Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District, Texas
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • California

    San Diego

    1550 Hotel Circle North
    Suite 260
    San Diego, California 92108

    T: (619) 758-1891
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Florida


    3350 Buschwood Park Dr.
    Suite 195
    Tampa, Florida 33618

    T: (813) 890-2460
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Georgia


    56 Perimeter Center East
    Suite 150 PMB 1070
    Atlanta, Georgia 30346

    T: (678) 539-6030
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Illinois


    205 N. Michigan Ave.
    Suite 810
    Chicago, Illinois 60601

    T: (312) 578-0990
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Louisiana


    3838 N. Causeway Boulevard
    Suite 2800
    Metairie, Louisiana 70002

    T: (504) 828-3700
    F: (504) 828-3737

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  • Michigan

    Brownstown Township

    22845 Sylvan Ave.
    Brownstown Twp, Michigan 48134

    T: (313) 351-2165
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • New Jersey


    3 Cross Creek Drive
    Flemington, New Jersey 08822

    T: (908) 237-1660
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • New York

    New York

    180 Riverside Blvd
    New York, New York 10069

    T: (716) 636-5178
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Pennsylvania


    5 Canton Circle
    Newtown, Pennsylvania 18940

    T: (215) 398-1653
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Texas


    900 Jackson Street
    Suite 440
    Dallas, Texas 75202

    T: (214) 741-3001
    F: (214) 741-3098

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