kyle h. dreyer
A founding partner of the firm, Kyle has served as lead trial counsel in virtually every state, and has successfully tried many complex cases over the course of his 31 year legal career. He is a nationally respected authority in the field of trial law, and a frequent presenter on a variety of trial-related subjects, skills and strategies. He has served as adjunct professor at Baylor Law School and was selected for the faculty of the International Association of Defense Counsel 2012 Trial Academy.
Kyle’s litigation practice includes nationwide representation of a major domestic automotive manufacturer. He also serves as trial counsel for members of the petroleum industry, a domestic motorcycle manufacturer, large truck manufacturers, as well as a variety of other domestic and foreign manufacturers and suppliers of products. In addition, he has served as trial counsel for personal injury claims and commercial property damage disputes that exceed primary coverage limits. More recently his practice has expanded into professional malpractice and employment defense as well as franchise disputes.
Kyle is a member of the Texas and Oklahoma Bar, American Bar Association. He has been selected for Texas Super Lawyers since 2006 and Best Lawyers in America since 2008. He was named an original Leon Jaworski Fellow for the Baylor School of Law’s prestigious Practice Court Program.
Baylor University, J.D. (Cum Laude) 1984
Baylor University, B.A. 1980
U. S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
PLAC Board of Directors
State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
American Bar Association
Product Liability Advisory Council
Defense Research Institute
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
International Association of Defense Counsel
American Bar Foundation
A nationally respected authority in the field of trial law, Kyle has lectured on a variety of trial-related subjects, skills and strategies to different audiences at many legal-themed events during his career, including client-sponsored meetings, law school presentations and professional organization conferences.
Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
Recognized as a "Lawyer of the Year" in The Best Lawyers in America® in the field of Personal Injury Litigation-Defense and Product Liability Litigation-Defense (2014-2016)
Best Lawyers in America, Product Liability sections (2008-2016)
Best Lawyers in America, Personal Injury sections (2008-2016)
Texas' Best Lawyers, Product Liability (2009-2016)
Texas' Best Lawyers, Personal Injury (2009-2016)
Recognized as a Super Lawyer by Texas Super Lawyers magazine (2006-2013, 2015)
Recognized as a Super Lawyer by Texas Super Lawyers magazine (Personal Injury - Products Defense), 2016
Leading Product Liability practitioner: Who's Who Legal, Texas–2007-2008
Recognized as a Super Lawyer (Personal Injury Defense: Products) in the Corporate Counsel Edition of Super Lawyers magazine (2009-2012)
Best Lawyers in America (2009-2016)
Selected for inclusion in D Magazine's "Best Lawyers in Dallas" 2015