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Powers Taylor Celebrates Appellate Victory

Powers Taylor is celebrating a big appellate victory Senior Associate Meredith Mathews recently received for one of our nursing home abuse and neglect cases. The case involves claims that a nursing facility, Nexion Health at Duncanville, failed to monitor or supervise our clients’ father, who was a dementia patient, to ensure he was properly hydrated. […]

Deadliest Day for Highway Crashes: August 2

According to a report by Bloomberg, which analyzed historical data form the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, August 2nd is the day when car wrecks kill more people than any other day of the year. Between 2012 and 2016, a total of 505 people were killed on highways on August 2. The report also highlights […]

Powers Taylor Adds Associate Attorney

Welcome Jennifer Birdsall to Powers Taylor! Powers Taylor, LLP is thrilled to announce the addition of our newest associate attorney, Jennifer Birdsall. She will be joining partner Mark Taylor in running our personal injury and medical malpractice dockets. Jennifer graduated from the Texas A&M University School of Law in 2017. She is a dedicated and […]

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 […]

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month 2018

According to the National Safety Council, there were 4,968 motorcycle fatalities and nearly 88,000 non-fatal injuries from motorcycle accidents in the U.S. in 2016. This was enough to make up 13% of traffic fatalities in 2016 while motorcycles only make up 3% of registered vehicles. Data also shows that 36% of motorcycle fatalities in 2016 […]

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 […]