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Aug 15, 2018

Cooper & Scully Attorneys Honored in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019

DALLAS - August 15, 2018

Cooper & Scully is pleased to congratulate R. Brent Cooper and Tarron Gartner, who have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 (Copyright 2018 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.).  Brent and Tarron have both been named in the field of Insurance Law for the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Over 52,000 leading attorneys cast more than 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

Mr. Cooper focuses his practice on commercial litigation, insurance and appellate law. He has tried numerous cases covering areas of business litigation, construction litigation, catastrophic personal injuries, complex litigation, intellectual property, constitutional and business tort cases. In his 41 years of practice, he has been at the forefront of Texas law, particularly in the area of bad faith. Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Mr. Cooper has been appellate counsel of record in over 300 published court opinions and honored by the State Bar of Texas Insurance Section as a “True Texas Legend.” He has been recognized as a leading attorney in insurance law by Chambers USA for 2007-2018 and Texas Super Lawyers since it’s inception in 2003.

Mrs. Gartner has more than 28 years of experience litigating complex disputes in first-and third-party insurance coverage, including general liability, errors & omissions, directors & officers liability, oil & gas, cyber liability, commercial property, specialty risk, disability, bond and fidelity disputes.  Tarron has represented companies of all sizes, including several fortune-500 and fortune-1000 companies, assisting with their insurance programs and policy reviews. She works closely with risk-managers and C-Suite executives to assess, manage, and mitigate their primary risks.

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