Stuart represents hospitals, playground manufacturers, pharmacies, trucking companies, nursing homes, acute care facilities, hospice agencies, carriers, and other companies from Texas’ southern border to the panhandle. He has also worked with healthcare companies in amending and updating their policies, procedures, and bylaws.
Stuart has also led a group of attorneys, who defend the largest international retailer, in matters related to pharmacy, security, slip and fall, fallen merchandise, and other areas. Additionally, he represents a large national healthcare company representing all their facilities on a broad range of matters including premises liability claims, auto liability claims, healthcare and medical malpractice claims throughout the State of Texas. Stuart has experience in both Texas state and federal courts, and in administrative disciplinary proceedings with the Texas Board of Nursing, Texas Medical Board, Texas State Board of Dental Examiners, and Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services. He has also served in an advisory capacity for clients seeking to develop national strategy for the defense of their tort and healthcare litigation.
News, Publications & Speaking Events
Publications and Speaking Events
Stuart actively gives presentations at hospitals, insurance companies, third-party administrators, and healthcare groups on multiple issues including risk management and risk assessment. He has also given continuing legal education presentations to other lawyers and members of the insurance industry.
Recent Speaking Engagements
• Welcome to the Party (spoliation and comparative responsibility issues), continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters, Maryland Heights, Missouri. November, 2018
•“Stowers Demands” (duty to act in good faith), continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters, St Louis, Missouri. November, 2018
• Proportionate Responsibility Update, continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters in Dallas, Texas. February, 2018
•“Texas Tort Update - 2017,” continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters in St. Louis, Missouri. June, 2017
•“Recovering and Challenging Medical Expenses,” continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters in Maryland Heights, Missouri. June, 2017
•“Proportionate Liability,” continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters in Las Colinas, Texas. June, 2016
•“Proportionate Liability,” continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters in Frisco, Texas. June, 2016
•“Premises Liability,” continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters in St. Louis, Missouri. February, 2016
•“Proportionate Liability,” continuing education course to attorneys and insurance adjusters in St. Peters, Missouri. February, 2016
Awards & Honors
Selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers, Personal Injury Law, by Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers , 2004-2018.
Selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in Dallas, Tort, Personal Injury, Product & Medical Liability Litigation Defense, by D Magazine , 2016-2018.
Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell (international attorney listing), as having the Highest Possible Peer Review Rating in Legal Ability & Ethical Standards for the last 15 years.
MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS
•State Bar Texas
•Texas Association of Defense Counsel
•Defense Research Institute
•Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
•Dallas Association of Defense Counsel
•Dallas Bar Association
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