Keith Law Firm, P.C.

Keith Law Firm, P.C.

AT KEITH LAW FIRM, P.C., WE'RE MODERN DAY GUNFIGHTERS FOR JUST CAUSES IN THE COURTS, AND WE DON'T CHARGE BY THE BULLET

Firm Overview

Founded in 1980, the Keith Law Firm, P.C. is best known for its towering medical malpractice and personal injury law and litigation practice.

As one of the top plaintiff's personal injury law firms in Texas, and led by legendary* trial lawyer, Darrell Lee Keith, we've spent almost four decades providing high-quality, zealous, and innovative representation to injured victims of malpractice and other wrongdoing; achieving significant trial verdicts and settlements; and charting new legal territories in our practice areas. Our firm has attained significant trial verdicts and settlements for innocent victims in such actions as the Texas A&M Bonfire collapse litigation, a surgical wrong lung removal case, motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, premises liability, boating and jet ski accidents, sports incidents dangerous animal assaults, and medical and legal malpractice actions.

As a plaintiff's law firm, we're aware that justice is a fragile thing and it must be fought for by plaintiff's trial lawyers, for it comes only once to a victim.

*Honored as a "Trial Legend" in 2010 by the Dallas Bar Association.

Main Office

Bank of America Tower
301 Commerce St., Suite 2850
Fort Worth TX 76102

Phone

(817) 338-1400

Fax

(817) 870-2448

Fees

Office Information

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The Mission of the Keith Law Firm, P.C. is to seek just redress for our clients in meritorious and worthwhile malpractice and personal injury cases and corrective justice for society. It is in this way that our clients may use the civil justice system to not only seek recovery of compensatory and other damages for serious harm or wrongful death as a result of malpractice or other wrongdoing but they can exert efforts to improve medical care, health care, professional conduct, and other civil conduct, services, and products as well.

Darrell Lee Keith

Keith Law Firm, P.C.

Attorney Darrell Lee Keith is recognized as one of America's and Texas' premier trial attorneys in representing injured victims in malpractice and personal injury law and litigation cases. With a courtroom style which blends a mastery of trial advocacy with an outgoing, charismatic, highly competitive, zealous, and well-prepared approach, Keith has prosecuted many major cases in his practice areas in the trial and appellate courts across Texas.

Keith, a self-styled "modern day gun fighter" whose personal trademarks are his "Johnny Cash - black" attire, black flat-brimmed cowboy hat, and longish white hair, describes himself as a "simple country plaintiff's trial lawyer." And as a plaintiff's trial lawyer, Keith has a distinguished record in medical, legal and professional malpractice and personal injury law and litigation. He has achieved many multi-million-dollar and million-dollar verdicts and settlements for innocent victims of malpractice and other wrongdoing.

Recognized for excellence in his practice areas, Keith has been named in The Best Lawyers in America every year since 1991, Texas Super Lawyers since 2003, Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers - 2007, Dallas Area Best Lawyers Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year for 2011, Dallas Area Best Lawyers Professional Malpractice Lawyer of the Year for 2012, Texas Trial Legend by the Dallas Bar Association in 2010, Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association Outstanding Trial Lawyer for 2013, Texas Lawyer's Best Plaintiff's Lawyer in Fort Worth for 1997, and Tarrant County Top Attorneys - Plaintiff Medical Malpractice, Fort Worth Magazine from 2000-2017. Additionally, Keith has been featured, profiled or interviewed in national and Texas media, including CBS News 48 Hours, NBC Nightly News, CNN, The New York Times, Texas Monthly, Dallas Morning News, Houston Chronicle, Fort Worth Star-Telegram. and many other electronic and print media. He is a former president of the the Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association and continues to serve on its board of directors. Keith was also honored by his invited presentation of the commencement address at the Baylor Law School fall graduation program in 1997; his invited presentations at investiture ceremonies for two justices on the Texas Second Court of Appeals in 2008 and 2018, and as a Distinguished Speaker at the 2018 Baylor Law School John Williams & Florence Dean Minton Student Awards Ceremony and Lecture Series in which he spoke on Pursuing Atticus Finch's Legacy for Lawyers-- Reflections of a Baylor Trial Lawyer.

A prolific writer and speaker, Keith has authored and presented numerous law review and other legal articles on medical and legal malpractice, personal injury, and civil trial advocacy topics. For many years, he has served as an adjunct faculty lecturer in health care law litigation and trial advocacy courses at Baylor Law School.

Keith is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Texas and all Texas state courts, the Supreme Court of the United States, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas.

Education

Baylor University
Juris Doctorate, 1970

Courtney S. Keith

Keith Law Firm, P.C.

Attorney in Fort Worth, TX

Areas of Practice:

- Medical Malpractice
- Personal Injury Litigation
- Civil Law Liability Litigation

Co-Author: Professional Papers and Presentations: "Statutes of Limitations and Notice of Claims in Texas Medical Malpractice Cases," State Bar of Texas Ninth Annual Advanced Medical Malpractice Course, San Antonio, 2002. Assistant District Attorney, Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office, 1993-1995. Member, Baylor Law Alumni Association.

Experience & Credentials:

Position: Shareholder, Vice President and Trial Attorney

Admission Details:
Admitted in 1993, Texas

Law School Attended:
Baylor University School of Law
Class of 1993
J.D.

University Attended:
Texas Christian University
Class of 1989
B.S.

Birth Information:
Born in 1967
Waco, Texas, July 19, 1967

Associations & Memberships:
State Bar of Texas; Tarrant County Bar Associations; Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association; Texas Trial Lawyers Association; Texans for Civil Justice; Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

Education

Baylor University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1993

Susan S. Keith

Keith Law Firm, P.C.

Attorney in Fort Worth, TX

Formerly with Halliburton Company (1975-2002). Member, American Society of Corporate Secretaries (1977-2009).

Areas of Law:
-Corporate Law
-Finance Law
-Securities

Experience & Credentials:

Position: Vice President and Corporate Attorney

Law School Attended:
Southern Methodist University School of Law
Class of 1975
J.D.

University Attended:
Baylor University
Class of 1968
B.A.

Birth Information:
Born in 1946
Austin, Texas, October 3, 1946

Associations & Memberships:
American Bar Association; State Bar of Texas.

Education

Southern Methodist University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1975

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