Attorneys from Dallas Trial Law Firm Sayles Werbner Honored as Litigation Stars
DALLAS – Noted trial lawyers Richard A. “Dick” Sayles and Mark S. Werbner of the Dallas trial law firm Sayles Werbner are being recognized as Texas Litigation Stars in a leading guide to the nation’s top lawyers.
The 2016 edition of Benchmark Litigation lists both attorneys based on their outstanding work as commercial litigators handling significant cases. The publication’s selections are based on months of research involving interviews with litigators and their clients, an examination of casework, and feedback from peers.
Both Mr. Sayles and Mr. Werbner are well known for their litigation skills and courtroom successes. In a groundbreaking case this year, Mr. Werbner helped secure a settlement from Jordan-based Arab Bank for victims of overseas terrorism attacks after helping win the first jury trial in U.S. history in which a foreign bank was held liable for providing material financial support to terrorists.
The lawyers at Sayles Werbner are known for their sizable verdicts and take-nothing defense wins for clients in a variety of practice areas. In May, Mr. Sayles and Mr. Werbner won a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in one of the most significant patent infringement claims to reach the court in years.
Also this year, Mr. Sayles was selected Dallas/Fort Worth Lawyer of the Year in commercial litigation by The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest national peer-review guide to lawyers. Both he and Mr. Werbner, also listed by Best Lawyers, are Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Both are among the rare group of attorneys to earn certification in two different practice areas, with Mr. Sayles also Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and Mr. Werbner in Criminal Law.
Sayles Werbner maintains an international reputation as a proven trial law firm in complex business litigation, intellectual property matters, life-altering personal injury cases, product safety claims and practically every type of case that requires courtroom expertise.