Truck Driver Responsible for Fatal Hit-and-Run Sentenced to Prison one year after BPW secured Civil Case Settlement for Family of Victim

A truck driver who struck and killed a worker at a Wise County rock-crushing facility has been sentenced to seven years in prison. The sentencing of 30-year-old Jose Alberto Gutierrez Olivas follows a favorable settlement of civil litigation that Boyd Powers Williamson lawyers handled on behalf of the family of the victim.

Mr. Guitierrez-Olivas received the prison sentence after he pleaded guilty to a felony charge of failure to stop and render aid stemming from the August 2021 incident at the Bridgeport […]

December 14th, 2022|News|

Boyd, Powers & Williamson Attorneys Named as 2022 Texas Super Lawyers

Boyd, Powers & Williamson is proud to announce that firm partners Derrick Boyd and Scott Lindsey have earned repeat honors in the 2022 edition of Texas Super Lawyers. 

The Super Lawyers designation confers honors on top-rated lawyers in the state, with just 5 percent of practicing attorneys being named to the list. The Super Lawyers designation follows an extensive, patented and peer-influenced nomination process. The honors are given annually to those who excel in the profession. This is Mr. […]

September 21st, 2022|News|

Congratulations to the newest Texas Super Lawyers Honorees

Derrick Boyd, Allen Williamson, and Scott Lindsey

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Lawyers in the top 5% of the state are selected to the list.  Very proud of these attorneys.

September 22nd, 2021|News|

Texas Jury Returns $7.8M Verdict in Stem Cell Clinic Ownership Dispute

Boyd Powers Williamson trial team secures $5M punitive damages, exposes scheme by business partner to operate competing clinics

FORT WORTH, Texas – A jury has awarded a $7.8 million verdict to a North Texas physician and stem-cell treatment innovator after finding that his business partner locked him out of the clinic they jointly owned and siphoned off assets to a competing clinic set up at the same location.

Jurors found that defendant Neil Riordan conspired to lock Dr. Wade McKenna out of his […]

September 1st, 2021|News|

U.S.News© Names Attorneys Derrick Boyd and Allen Williamson among 2021 Best Lawyers in America

Partners and founding members of Boyd, Powers & Williamson Derrick Boyd and Allen Williamson have been selected to the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Both attorneys are recognized for their skill and experience in the area of Commercial Litigation.

Founded in 1981, Best Lawyers is the oldest and one of the most respected legal guides in the country. Selection to Best Lawyers is based entirely […]

August 20th, 2020|News|
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