The law firm of Bailey & Galyen is pleased to announce that James M. Bridge has rejoined the firm as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Bridge was previously with Bailey & Galyen from 1998 to 2002, and considers his return a welcome homecoming. He comes to Bailey & Galyen from the firm of Loncar Associates, where he managed various offices, most recently in Tarrant County. James brings a wealth of experience in injury cases, both big and small, as well as unprecedented skill in law office management.
Mr. Bridge is excited to contribute his talents to Bailey & Galyen. He intends to concentrate his efforts on improving efficiencies and exploring opportunities for the firm to grow. He also plans to increase the involvement of the firm and its attorneys in local community activities and other marketing endeavors. Long a rising star in the Texas legal community, Mr. Bridge's experience and proven track record are a perfect fit for the responsibilities and demands required of the Chief Operating Officer at Bailey & Galyen.
Mr. Bridge is a graduate of Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, and has been practicing personal injury law for two decades. During that time, he has settled cases totaling in excess of $50 million in net fees settled. He is also a certified mediator. He and his wife, Lori, have lived in Fort Worth since 1990.
Areas of Practice Plaintiffâ€™s Personal Injury Automobile Accidents Injuries Certified Legal Specialties Certified Mediator
Bar Admissions Texas, 1998 U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas U.S. Supreme Court
Education Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas J.D. - 1998 Honors: Dean's List Honors: Delta Theta Phi 1996-1998 Dean, Vice Dean Honors: Student Bar Association, President 1997-1998 Texas Christian University B.S. - 1994 Honors: Dean's List Major: Political Science
Professional Associations and Memberships State Bar of Texas, Member Dallas County Bar Association, Member