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Michael Handy

Michael Handy

Bailey & Galyen Attorneys at Law
  • Construction Law, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury ...
  • Texas
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Mr. Handy has handled thousands of cases in many areas of personal injury law, including automobile liability, product liability, construction negligence, railroad liability, medical malpractice, and other professional liability cases. MR. HANDY’S PRACTICE FOCUSES ON: Personal Injury Product Liability Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Business and Commercial Litigation LAW BOARD CERTIFICATIONS Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization BORN Lincoln, Nebraska, December 29, 1950 ADMITTED TO BAR 1979, Texas and U.S. District Court – Northern and Western Districts of Texas. Selected to Texas Super Lawyers (a Thompson Reuters Business) 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2006, 2004, and 2003 EDUCATION University of Nebraska University of Texas at Arlington (B.A., 1974; M.A., 1976) Baylor University (J.D., cum laude, 1979). Phi Delta Theta. PAPERS Notes and comments editor, Baylor Law Review, 1978-1979. Contributing Editor, The Brief, Practice Tips Section, 1981. Author, “Workers’ Compensation Third Party Actions and the Statute of Limitations,” Baylor Law Review, 1978 “Handling Social Security Disability claims,” The Brief, Vol. 10, No. 4 “Bad Faith in First Party Insurance Cases,” Advanced Civil Trial Course, 1986. Navigating the maze of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage, Advanced Insurance Seminar (1995-2001) MEMBER Tarrant County and American (Member, Board of Directors, 1990-1992) Bar Associations State Bar of Texas (Member, District 7a Grievance Committee, 1984-1987; Chairman, 1986-1987; Member, Administration of Justice, 1987-1990 Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association Texas Trial Lawyers Association The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Fellow: Texas Bar Foundation. Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. (Board Certified: Personal Injury and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board

Baylor University
Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
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Professional Experience
Managing Attorney
Bailey & Galyen Attorneys at Law
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Civil Trial Law
Texas State Bar
Personal Injury Trial Law
Texas State Bar
Texas Super Lawyers
Texas Super Lawyers
Selected to Texas Super Lawyers (a Thompson Reuters Business) 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008,2006, 2004, and 2003
Professional Associations
Texas State Bar  # 08905300
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Construction Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Business Law
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Nursing Home Abuse
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Truck Accident
  • Dog Attack
  • Oil Field Injury
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Carrollton Office
1000 Belt Line Rd.
Ste 210
Carrollton, TX 75006
Telephone: (214) 438-0150
1200 Summit Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Telephone: (817) 533-8484
Bailey & Galyen Attorneys at Law
2216 S. Cooper St.
Arlington, TX 76013
Telephone: (817) 533-8484