Haslam & Gallagher, LLP

Robert E. Haslam, Esq.

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ABOUT:

Robert Haslam is married to Elizabeth “Lisa” Haslam. Their children are Robert, Elizabeth, and William. They attend St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church.

EDUCATION:

  • University of Tulsa College of Law: Juris Doctorate 1986, Law Journal member.
  • Southern Methodist University (SMU): Bachelor of Arts 1983 – Major: History, Minors: Business and Geology

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Haslam & Gallagher, LLP – 2006 – Present
  • The Haslam Firm – 1994 – 2005
  • The Haslam and Haney Firm Shareholder, Tulsa, OK – 1995 – 1998
  • The Dent Law Firm, Associate and Partner – 1988 – 1994
  • Fillmore, Herrick & Harrington, Associate – 1986 – 1988

BOARD CERTFIED:

  • Personal Injury Trial Law – Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell since 1990
  • Served on the Texas board of Legal Specialization Advisory Committee for Personal Injury Trial Law 2005 – 2011
  • ABOTA – Member, Advocate Rank, American Board of Trial Advocates
  • The Best Lawyer in America – 2012 – Present

(Lawyers are chosen for inclusion based solely on the vote of their peers)
 
TYPES OF LITIGATION:

  • Truck Wrecks
  • Product Liability-Automobile ~ Premises Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Insurance Disputes
  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Construction Site & Oil Field Injuries
  • Local Counsel for Out-of-State Attorneys

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

  • Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America (APITLA)
  • Chair of the AAJ Taser Litigation Group – 2008 – 2015
  • Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association, President – 2008
  • Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Director – 1998 – Present
  • American Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA) – Selected as one of the top 100 Trial Lawyers in the State of Texas
  • Tried over 100 jury trials as of November 2007
  • Tarrant County Young Lawyers – Past President
  • Fort Worth TTLA Advocates – Past President
  • TTLA Advocates – Past State Director
  • Oklahoma Bar Member
  • USGA Member
  • Licensed to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, Fifth Circuit Appeals Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western District Courts of Texas, Eastern and Western District Courts of Oklahoma
  • Director and Vice President of Bart Granger Foundation
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association Sustaining Member
  • American Association of Justice Fellowship Member

AUTHOR/SPEAKER:

  • Author and Speaker at Texas CLE approved seminars
  • AAJ National Convention Speaker – 2003 – 2008
  • Crime Victims Quarterly, “Civil Liability of Daycare Facilities”, May 1995 and “Deshazo, a Case Study”, Spring 2000
  • National Crime Victims Seminar, Wachington DC “Dramshop Causes of Action”
  • Tarrant County Community College, 1994 “The Benefit of Jury Trials”
  • Tarrant County Public Schools, 1992 – Present, “Your Legal Responsibilities After Eighteen”
  • TTLA 2001 Seminar “Insurance Co. Liability of Sale of Coverage and Inadequate Defense”

AWARDS:

  • Outstanding Young Lawyer, Tarrant County – 1993
  • Four Hole – in – Ones, various Golf Courses (just ask)
  • Course Record Shady Oaks “Little Nice” 6 under par – 22 (par 28) April, 2007
  • Colonial Club Champion – 1996, Second – 1999 and 2003
  • Texas State Father-Son Golf Tournament – Second in First Flight 2005 (with son Robert), Second in First Flight 2010 (with son William), and First in Presidents Flight 2013 (with son Robert)
  • Colonial Parent Junior Champion 2015 (with son William)
  • Recognized by Texas Monthly as a “Super Lawyer” and Fort worth Magazine as a “Top Attorney”
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America – 2013 – Untitled-1 Present ~ For his work in the practice area of Person Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs

"I have used them on more than one occasion. This firm is awesome. Professional and dedicated."

Rebecca C.


"Please take good care of yourself. I might need my angel again. May God bless you."

Sue E.


"We sincerely appreciate all that you have done. We know that it has been a lot of work at times and we wanted to let you know how much it’s appreciated. Life can throw a lot of curves at you and we’re thankful that you all have helped us out."

Chris and Joanna W.

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