Frank L. Branson - The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson, P.C.

Frank L. Branson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1987
Phone: 214-522-0200

In law, as in life, success is rarely left to chance. Instead, it’s the product of focused dedication and personal commitment. It’s what Frank L. Branson and the attorneys at The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson have consistently demonstrated for more than three decades. Branson and the lawyers at the firm’s Dallas-based offices are frequently the first choice of individuals who have suffered injuries in truck crashes, transportation accidents and other acts of recklessness and negligence, as well as burn injuries from defective products, construction site mishaps and oilfield accidents. The firm’s accomplished trial lawyers also represent clients in critical business disputes.

Throughout a distinguished legal career, Branson has consistently earned the reputation as one of America’s best trial lawyers based on record-setting verdicts and settlements in jurisdictions nationwide. In 2015, Frank Branson won the 4th largest verdict in Texas, as reported by VerdictSearch

Southern Methodist UniversityJ.D. 1969Southern Methodist UniversityLL.M 1974
Texas State District CourtsU.S. Supreme CourtU.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eighth CircuitsU.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of TexasU.S. District Court for the Eastern District of ArkansasAmerican Inn of CourtAmerican Board of Trial AdvocatesAttorneys’ Information Exchange Group Association of Trial Lawyers of America College of the State Bar of Texas International Academy of Trial Lawyers International Society of Barristers State Bar of Texas

Case History

Confidential Settlement — A confidential settlement for the survivors of an oil field worker who died after breathing poisonous hydrogen sulfide gas from a poorly maintained production site.
Transportation Verdicts & Settlements — Numerous large transportation verdicts and settlements, including a Texas trial verdict related to a fatal crash of an 18-wheeler carrying hazardous materials that was highlighted by The National Law Journal as one of the nation’s top verdicts of 2007.
Settlement — $8 million settlement for a young woman who suffered serious, disfiguring burns when a tabletop fire pit device burst into flames.
Settlement — $4.7 million settlement for a child who suffered serious burns caused by pajamas that failed to meet federal safety standards.
Business Litigation — $6 million settlement on behalf of former executives of a major corporate entity involving allegations of breach of contract and fraud.
Settlement — $34 million settlement for a Dallas Cowboys assistant scout and a special teams coach who suffered serious injuries after a team practice facility collapsed during a thunderstorm.
Settlement — $3 million settlement for the family of a victim of a truck crash in the oil patch.  
Settlement — $2.15 million settlement against two large trucking companies on behalf of a Texas farmer seriously injured in a truck crash.

Office Location

Highland Park Place, Suite 1800
4514 Cole Avenue
Dallas, TX 75205
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs of the Dallas Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Dallas Metro Area
Frank L. Branson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Frank L. Branson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs (Birth Trauma, Brain Injury, Catastrophic Injury, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Negligence, Nursing Homes, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Wrongful Death)
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Automobile Collision, Aviation Litigation, Product Liability, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death)
Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs (Automobile, Aviation, Construction)
Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs (Architects and Engineers, Medical Malpractice, Professional Liability)