Bradley is pleased to announce that Dallas Managing Partner Richard A. (Dick) Sayles has earned some of the legal industry’s most prestigious honors in 2020 for his courtroom expertise and successful results on behalf of clients.
Mr. Sayles is recognized in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA as a Band One trial attorney for his experience and expertise in commercial litigation. He is one of only 12 Texas trial lawyers to achieve the top ranking this year. In addition, Mr. Sayles has been singled out by Chambers as one of 19 trial lawyers in its exclusive “Spotlight Table” category. According to Chambers, the Spotlight ranking “serves to highlight a select group of firms or individuals.” Mr. Sayles’ Chambers USA profile can be viewed here: https://chambers.com/lawyer/richard-a-sayles-usa-5:280725
The Chambers guide is compiled following a rigorous process that includes in-depth research and interviews with peers and clients. In addition to Mr. Sayles, the 2020 edition of Chambers USA recognizes Bradley as one of the top Texas law firms for its commercial litigation practice. Nationwide, the Chambers guide honors 95 Bradley attorneys and 28 practice areas.
Mr. Sayles is also named in the 2020 edition of the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America, a list of the top attorneys in the United States. The Lawdragon 500 is an annual guide compiled from peer and client nominations, detailed editorial evaluations and independent third-party research to develop the elite selection of attorneys.
View the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America 2020 listing here: http://www.lawdragon.com/2020/03/20/the-2020-lawdragon-500-leading-lawyers-in-america/
Board Certified in both Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Mr. Sayles has tried more than 150 jury trials, earning more than a dozen verdicts in excess of $1 million, including a $1.67 billion patent infringement verdict in 2009. At the time, it was the largest patent verdict in U.S. history. He also has numerous significant defense wins. Those outcomes have been featured on several occasions among VerdictSearch’s annual compilation of top verdicts.
Honored as the Dallas Bar Association’s Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2018, Mr. Sayles has also been recognized by Benchmark Litigation and Best Lawyers in America. In addition, he is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, and the International Society of Barristers. Mr. Sayles was featured in Texas Lawbook’s “Lions of the Texas Bar,” and he has been selected among the Texas Super Lawyers Top 10 lawyers in Texas multiple times.
Mr. Sayles has an active caseload in state and federal venues across the country, representing clients in a range of commercial litigation, including securities, product liability and patent infringement disputes.