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Stephen Maxwell

Stephen Maxwell

Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
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Steve Maxwell is a native Texan, born in Amarillo and raised in Midland. He attended Trinity University where he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1972. He then received his law degree from the University of Texas of Austin in 1975. He moved to Fort Worth upon his graduation from law school. He served as an Assistant City Attorney for the City of Fort Worth from 1976 to 1977. After leaving the City Attorney’s office, he has been in private practice ever since. He currently is a partner with the Bailey & Galyen Law Firm, where he specializes in civil litigation with an emphasis on personal injury litigation. He has been board-certified in personal injury trial law since 1984. Steve has served as President of the Fort Worth Jaycees (1979-1980), President of the Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association (1989-1990), and President of the Tarrant County Bar Association (1999-2000). He has also served as an elected director of the State Bar of Texas (2001-2004). He has been recognized as an “Attorney of Excellence” by the Fort Worth Business Press from 2003 to 2005, and has also been recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney” by Fort Worth, Texas Magazine from 2003 through 2012. Texas Monthly Magazine has recognized Steve as a “Texas Super Lawyer” every year since 2004. He has been listed in the Fort Worth Business Press “Who’s Who” for 2001, and in the “Who’s Who in Texas” for 1990. He was recognized as an “Outstanding Young Man of America” in 1980. In 2012, he was honored by the Tarrant County Bar Association with the “Professionalism Award.” Steve currently serves as the Chairman of the Tarrant County Democratic Party, a post to which he was elected in 2008. He has been re-elected twice to that position. He attended the Democratic National Convention in 2008, and serves as a delegate to the Texas Democratic Convention.

Education
University Of Texas
Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Trinity University
B.A.
Honors: Blue Key National Honor Fraternity Officer, Student Association
Professional Experience
managing attorney
Bailey & Galyen P.C.
- Current
senior attorney
Bodoin Agnew Greene & Maxwell
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senior attorney
Maxwell Wagner Ysasaga & Sullivan P.C.
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attorney
Hill Gilstrap P.C.
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attorney - partner
Jameson & Maxwell
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Certifications
Personal Injury Trial Law
Texas State Bar
Awards
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Professionalism Award
Tarrant County Bar Association
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Attorney of Excellence”
Fort Worth Business Press
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Attorney of Excellence”
Fort Worth Business Press
Recognized as “Texas Super Lawyer”
Texas Monthly Magazine
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as “Attorney of Excellence”
Fort Worth Business Press
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Who’s Who
Fort Worth Business Press
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
A/V RATED
Martindale-Hubbell
Who’s Who in Texas
Who’s Who
Outstanding Young Man of America
Outstanding Young Man of America
Recognized as a “Fort Worth Texas Top Attorney”
Fort Worth Texas Magazine
Life Fellow
Texas Bar Foundation
Charter Fellow
Tarrant County Bar Foundation
Professional Associations
American Association for Justice (AAJ)
Member
Current
American Board of Trial Advocates
Member
Current
Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court
Member
Current
Tarrant County Democratic Party
Chairman
- Current
Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Texas Trial Lawyers
Member
- Current
Texas State Bar # 13258500
Member
- Current
State Bar of Texas
Elected Director
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Tarrant County Settlement Week
Chairman
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Texas Trial Lawyers Association
Director
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Tarrant County Dispute Resolution Service
Vice President
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Tarrant County Bar Association
President
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Tarrant County Bar Association
President Elect
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District 7 Grievance Committee
Member
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Tarrant County Bar Association
Vice President
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Tarrant County Dispute Resolution Service
Director
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Tarrant County Bar Association
Secretary/Treasurer
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Tarrant County Bar Association
Director
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Tarrant County Trial Lawyers
President
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Tarrant County Trial Lawyers
Director
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Fort Worth Junior Chamber of Commerce
President
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Fort Worth Junior Chamber of Commerce
Director
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Texas
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Claims
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Products Liability
  • Consumer Law
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Asbestos & Mesothelioma
  • Social Security Disability
Additional Practice Areas
  • Wrongful Death
  • Slip & Fall
  • Dog Bite
  • Car Accident
  • Auto Accident
  • 18-Wheeler Accident
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
Bailey & Galyen
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