Salina Tariq

Senior Counsel

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  • Biography

    Salina Tariq is Senior Counsel in the Dallas office of GRSM and is a member of the Tort & Product Liability practice group. Her practice includes defending corporations in a variety of areas, including product liability and toxic tort litigation.

    She has participated in all phases of litigation from inception through dismissal, settlement, or trial. Prior to joining GRSM, she gained extensive experience representing clients in a variety of legal matters, including complex commercial litigation, employment law, immigration, bankruptcy and more. In her legal career, Salina has taken on complex cases in which unfavorable rulings or judgments had been entered against clients prior to her involvement, and not only overturned those rulings/judgments, but won.

    She is a graduate of SMU Dedman School of Law. During her time in law school, Ms. Tariq was a member of the SMU Science & Technology Law Review, and both the note and the comment she wrote as staff editor were published.


    • Texas
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas


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  • Publications & Presentations


    • Laws of Nature Versus Man Made Creation: A Balancing Approach to Patent Eligibility in Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, Inc., 17 SMU Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 226 (2014)
    • Revenge: Free of Charge, 17 SMU Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 69 (2014)
  • Education


    J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2014

    B.A., cum laude, Criminology & Criminal Justice, University of Texas, Arlington, 2007 

  • Languages
    • Hindi
    • Urdu (Pakistan)