Recently recognized among the Lawdragon 500 Leading Litigators in America for his commercial litigation work, Bailey Brauer co-founder Clayton Bailey is featured in a special in-depth Lawdragon profile. The “Lawyer Limelight” series offers a personal look at the nation’s leading lawyers. Mr. Bailey relates growing up in Southern California, what led him to the practice of law and the development of his agriculture-facing practice. He also details his current work as national COVID-19 litigation and appellate counsel for several of the world’s largest meat companies. “The personal tragedies resulting from the pandemic require an especially deft legal touch, starting with the understanding that the families of meat and poultry processing plant workers who lost their lives deserve the utmost respect and dignity,” he tells Lawdragon, adding that the cases that have arisen since the onset of the pandemic have sparked legal issues that have not been seen before and require a unique approach. To read the full interview, visit: https://www.lawdragon.com/lawyer-limelights/2022-10-24-lawyer-limelight-clayton-bailey. In addition to his Leading Litigators honor, Mr. Bailey also previously was selected to Lawdragon’s guide to the Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers based on his antitrust work.
Co-founder of Bailey Brauer also earns place among South Trailblazers DALLAS – Texas trial and appellate lawyer Clayton Bailey, co-founder of Bailey Brauer PLLC, has earned recognition as a Local Litigation Star for a ninth consecutive year from the prestigious peer-review Benchmark Litigation legal guide. Mr. Bailey’s commercial litigation, competition/antitrust, and appellate practice propelled his selection to the 2023 edition of the respected national guide of top law firms and litigators. Benchmark Litigation rankings are the result of annual independent research that involves extensive interviews with private practice lawyers and in-house counsel. Litigation Stars are lawyers who are recommended by peers and clients based on their professional reputations and work as trial lawyers. For more information, visit www.benchmarklitigation.com. Mr. Bailey represents clients in matters involving contract disputes, business torts, RICO, employment law, trade secrets, deceptive trade practices, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, antitrust, unfair business practices, and the Packers and Stockyards Act. He currently serves as national COVID-19 litigation and appellate counsel for several of the world’s largest meat companies. This leadership role led to his selection to The American Lawyer’s recently announced list of South Trailblazers. The 2022 list honors just 54 attorneys from a 16-southern state region, plus Washington, D.C., who are recognized as true “agents of change.” This is the third Trailblazers honor Mr. Bailey has received. He was named to Texas Lawyer magazine’s 2019 Texas Trailblazers and National Law Journal’s 2017 Elite Boutique Trailblazers listings. To read Mr. Bailey’s profile in the 2022 South Trailblazers guide, visit https://images.law.com/media/theamericanlawyer/supplements/TALTB_South_2022/index.html. About Bailey Brauer PLLC Bailey Brauer PLLC is nationally recognized for its trial and appellate work and provides battle-tested, sophisticated courtroom experience in high-stakes litigation matters. Led by veteran trial and appellate lawyers Clayton