Dallas City Attorney

Assistant City Attorney

Litigation Division

Civil Rights Section

Jason Schuette joined the Dallas City Attorney's Office in 1999. His practice focuses on defending the City and City employees in lawsuits alleging violation of civil rights. Mr. Schuette is responsible for oversight of the Civil Rights section, as well as trial of cases through appeal.


  • Tulane University School of Law
    J.D. 1985
  • University of Michigan
    A.B. Economics 1982

Affiliations & Activities

  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas , May 1986
  • Admitted to the State Bar of Louisiana , August 1986
  • United States District Court Northern District of Texas
  • United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Prior Experience

  • Assistant Criminal District Attorney, Tarrant County , Texas , 1993 - 1999