John Roehm joined Fanning Harper Martinson Brandt & Kutchin, P.C. in 2002. He began his legal career with the City of Dallas and has over twenty years of experience representing government entities and public officials in state and federal court, including both trial and appellate experience.

A self-professed “army brat” growing up, he calls Texas home and is active in many civic organizations benefiting his community. John enjoys traveling, snow skiing, tennis and golf.

  • Representative Cases/Reported CasesOpen or Close

    Dallas Central Appraisal Dist. v. Park Stemmons, Ltd., 948 S.W.2d 11 (Tex. App. – Dallas 1997, no pet.) (reversed decision of the trial court that property owner had standing to challenge appraisal and their due process rights were violated).

    Comerica Acceptance Corp. v. Dallas Central Appraisal Dist., 52 S.W.3d 495 (Tex. App. – Dallas 2001, pet. denied) (reversed decision of the trial court that a lienholder was an owner of property under the Property Tax Code).

    Poteet v. Sullivan, 218 S.W.3d 780 (Tex. App. – Fort Worth 2007, pet. denied) (upheld decision of the trial court granting summary judgment to municipality in Fourth and Fifth Amendment challenge to a domestic violence civil standby).

    City of Arlington v. Centerfolds, Inc., 232 S.W. 3d 238 (Tex. App.-Fort Worth 2007, pet. denied) (upheld decision of the trial court granting summary judgment to Centerfolds on their procedural due process challenge).

  • Court AdmittancesOpen or Close

    State Bar of Texas

    Supreme Court of the United States

    United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit

    United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas

    United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

    United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

    United States District Court for the Western District of Texas

  • Bar AdmissionsOpen or Close

    State Bar of Texas

  • EducationOpen or Close

    St. Mary’s School of Law (J.D.)

    University of Texas at Austin (B.A., cum laude)

  • Professional AffiliationsOpen or Close

    Dallas Bar Association

    Federal Bar Association

    5th Circuit Bar Association

  • Honors and AwardsOpen or Close

    President, Dallas Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, 1996-97

  • Recent PresentationsOpen or Close

    May 2014 State Bar Bill of Rights Conference
    Co-wrote a paper presented at the annual State Bar Bill of Rights Conference on recent developments in the law affecting criminal suspects, defendants and incarcerated individuals.