Bradley Partners Tripp Haston and Dick Sayles Recognized Among World's Leading Litigation Attorneys

Firm News, Accolade

Bradley is pleased to announce that partners Tripp Haston and Richard A. Sayles have been named as among the world’s leading litigation attorneys in the 2020 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Litigation. Of nearly 900 lawyers recognized worldwide, Mr. Haston is the only Alabama attorney and Mr. Sayles is the only Texas attorney featured in the 2020 edition.

“We congratulate Tripp and Dick on their successes that have earned them recognition from Who’s Who Legal as among the top litigators in the world,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters.

Based in Bradley’s Birmingham office and chair of the firm’s Life Sciences Litigation team, Mr. Haston represents a broad spectrum of clients on regional, national and international engagements. He has served numerous clients as national trial and coordinating counsel and as a national team member in individual actions, as well as in mass tort and multidistrict litigation. His experience has involved matters throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and South America.

Based in Bradley’s Dallas office, Mr. Sayles has more than four decades of experience trying cases in both state and federal courts. He has taken more than 150 cases to trial and has won more than a dozen jury verdicts exceeding millions of dollars. His experience includes defending clients in cases involving defense of and claims against corporate directors and officers, securities claims, product liability and patent infringement suits, and high-stakes commercial litigation.

The 2020 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Litigation recognizes lawyers who receive the highest number of recommendations from peers and clients as determined through independent research are listed in the publication. The Who’s Who Legal directory lists more than 27,000 private practice lawyers from more than 160 national jurisdictions, covering diverse areas of corporate and commercial law. The guides are intended to serve as reference sources for companies seeking to corroborate the reputations of lawyers recommended by another party. 

The Litigation Practice Group is Bradley’s largest practice and includes almost half of the firm’s nearly 550 attorneys who represent clients in litigation and arbitration in every U.S. state and federal district court across the country, as well as internationally. Attorneys handle matters in nearly every substantive area of business law and in a wide range of industries, including high-stakes and complex cases.