Mr. Wilson is a founding partner of Wilson Trosclair & Lovins, where he has built an extensive national class action practice consisting primarily of cases involving internet privacy issues. Mr. Wilson also handles class actions involving consumer fraud and collective actions involving wrongful denial of employee benefits.
Mr. Wilson has managed over a dozen putative national class action lawsuits in federal courts in Texas, Arkansas, California, Florida, Missouri, Kentucky, Washington, and Oregon. The vast majority of these cases involved privacy issues, including actions under the Drivers’ Privacy Protection Act, 18 U.S.C. §2721 and the Video Privacy Protection Act, 18 U.S.C. § 2710. Mr. Wilson has also handled numerous other complex litigation actions, including the representation of hundreds of Plaintiffs in Multi-District Litigation actions in federal courts in Louisiana, Missouri, California, Minnesota, Ohio, and West Virginia. Mr. Wilson has also handled appeals before the Second, Fifth, Ninth and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeals involving both class action issues as well as complex business litigation issues. Mr. Wilson also routinely represents business entities in both state and federal courts around the country.
Mr. Wilson attended the University of Arkansas where he received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration. Mr. Wilson earned his Juris Doctor at the University of Arkansas, William H. Bowan School of Law in Little Rock where he graduated magma cum laude and ranked first in his class of 118 students. During law school, Mr. Wilson received numerous awards and honors, held positions as Research Editor and Associate Executive Editor of the William H. Bowern Law Review, and received West's Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for three straight years.
Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Wilson accepted a two-year clerkship with the Honorable S. Arthur Spiegel, United States District Court Judge for the Southern District of Ohio. This position would serve as an extension of Mr. Wilson's legal education, providing a strong emphasis on courtroom procedures and allowing Mr. Wilson to study the trial techniques of numerous, highly regarded trial attorneys.
After his clerkship, Mr. Wilson was a trial lawyer for the Dallas litigation firm of Bickel & Brewer. While at Bickel & Brewer, Mr. Wilson honed his litigation skills while working on numerous complex business litigation cases, including representing the University of Texas in a patent dispute against the government of Japan and successfully briefing an appeal to the United States Court of Appeals regarding claims under the Robinson Patman Act. Prior to founding Wilson Trosclair & Lovins, PLLC, Mr. Wilson was also a partner in a litigation practice in central Florida and the Corea Firm, PLLC. Mr. Wilson's practice at the Corea Firm consisted exclusively of National Class Action lawsuits involving consumer privacy issues and consumer fraud claims.
Mr. Wilson is admitted to the State Bars of Texas, Florida and Arkansas. Mr. Wilson is also admitted to practice before the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth, Eleventh, and Ninth Circuits and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas and the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida.