Larry Makel


Mr. Makel is currently a partner of Dorsey & Whitney LLP, which he joined in 2017.  He was a founding partner of the Dallas office of Patton Boggs, LLP which he joined in 1997, which doubled in size under his leadership to over 120 attorneys.  Mr. Makel has deep roots in Dallas banking, and has founded three successful banking institutions, including Highland Bancshares, Inc., where he was Vice Chairman of the board of directors, Texas Capital Bank, where he was director, and Resource Bank, where he was director and served on the Executive Committee.