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Mark Taylor’s $989,000 Verdict is the No. 58 Verdict in Texas in 2017

Partner Mark Taylor’s $989,000 medical malpractice verdict has landed in the Top 100 Verdicts of 2017. The verdict amount was enough to land the No. 58 spot in Texas in 2017 according to TopVerdict.com. During the trial, Mark Taylor and the Powers Taylor team were able to convince the Tarrant County jury to award their […]

Powers Taylor Welcomes New Associate Attorney

Welcome Leda Juengerman to Powers Taylor!   Powers Taylor, LLP is very excited to announce the addition of a new associate attorney, Leda P. Juengerman. Leda graduated from Baylor Law School in 2016 and joins us after previously working in personal injury law. She will be working on our nursing home abuse & neglect practice. […]

Meredith Mathews Judges Baylor Law’s Top Gun Competition

Senior Associate, Meredith Mathews, recently participated as a judge in Baylor Law’s Top Gun Mock Trial Competition. As a Baylor Law graduate, Meredith loves going back as much as she can to support the program and reconnect with former classmates. She has been judging the competition for the past 6 years. Baylor Law describes the […]

Peyton Healey Awarded the No. 22 Verdict of 2017 by Verdict Search

Partner Peyton Healey, who was awarded a $98 million verdict as co-lead counsel in a bank fraud case back in December 2017, has landed at the number 22 spot of the National Law Journal and VerdictSearch’s Top 100 Verdicts of 2017. The case centered around allegations of BBVA Compass’ misrepresentations to Texas real estate developer […]

Patrick Powers Named to D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas 2018

For a second consecutive year, partner Patrick Powers was named as one of D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas. This exclusive list includes the top lawyers over 34 specialities in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Lawyers must be nominated by their peers and then evaluated by a panel of respected lawyers before being selected. “Being recognized again by my […]

What I Learned at the Trial Advocacy College of Texas

This year, I had the honor of attending the Trial Advocacy College of Texas (TACT) seminar put on by the Texas Trial Lawyers Association. As a new attorney, I jumped at the opportunity to gain practical trial experience. I expected that the three days would be challenging, but I did not expect to come away […]

Peyton Healey and Anjulie Ponce Named 2018 Texas Rising Stars

We are excited to announce that for another year, Powers Taylor attorneys Peyton Healey and Anjulie Ponce have been named to the 2018 “Texas Rising Stars” list. Texas Rising Stars is a list published by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters publication and rating service. “Texas Rising Stars” recognizes lawyers across more than 70 practice areas who are either 40 […]

Meredith Mathews Expands Wage & Hour Docket

Powers Taylor LLP is expanding its current Wage & Hour docket. Senior Associate Meredith Mathews is leading the charge on investigating more claims related to overtime payment violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Meredith has represented thousand of individuals in large, multi-state class actions and has nearly a decade of experience with employment law. […]

Peyton Healey Co-Lead Counsel on $98 Million Bank Fraud Verdict

Powers Taylor, LLP congratulates Partner Peyton Healey and Co-Lead Counsel Derrick Boyd of Boyd Powers & Williamson on their $98 million-dollar verdict yesterday against BBVA Compass Bank and one of the bank’s officers in a banking fraud case. The allegations centered around BBVA Compass’ misrepresentations to Texas real estate developer David Bagwell and his companies about […]

Patrick Powers and Mark Taylor Named 2017 Super Lawyers

Congratulations to our partners Patrick Powers and Mark Taylor for being selected for the 2017 Texas Super Lawyers list. This annual list, put out by Super Lawyers- a Thompson Reuters publication, recognizes lawyers in over 70 practice areas who have achieved a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Each candidate must be nominated […]