• Donna C Peavler, Director
    Donna C Peavler, Director
    Over the last 20 years, Donna Peavler has emerged as a knowledgeable and highly regarded lawyer in Texas personal injury litigation. She tried and won her first case while still in law school at the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, and has since tried numerous cases to verdict in both Texas state and federal courts.
  • B. Kyle Briscoe, Shareholder
    B. Kyle Briscoe, Shareholder
    Kyle Briscoe is a trial lawyer specializing in defense litigation.  He has successfully handled a broad spectrum of cases involving personal injury, wrongful death, premises liability, products liability, commercial disputes, transportation, and non-subscriber matters.  His clients range in size from small business owners to multi-national corporations, including retailers, community service providers, freight companies, and restaurants. Kyle has effectively represented clients in numerous jury trials in state and federal courts throughout Texas.  In addition, he has extensive experience handling appellate matters.
  • Nicolas M. Lund, Shareholder
    Nicolas M. Lund, Shareholder
    Nick Lund is a litigator and business attorney. He has successfully defended and prosecuted a variety of cases on behalf of commercial clients, including personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits, general negligence claims, contract disputes, and construction matters. Nick also serves as a business advisor and outside general counsel to companies throughout Texas, including retailers, contractors, oil & gas producers, restaurants, insurers, contractors, real estate investors and developers, health care providers, medical practices, and technology firms.
  • Michael W. Stumbaugh, Associate
    Michael W. Stumbaugh, Associate
    Mike is involved in all aspects of commercial and general civil litigation.  His practice includes drafting and arguing motions and briefs and representing the firm’s clients at hearings, mediation, binding arbitrations and trial.  Mike further provides his clients with legal analysis and advice on a variety of complex statutory and regulatory issues. Although his practice primarily focuses on litigation, up to and including trial, he has also authored a prevailing appellate court brief before the Texas Court of Appeals.
  • Jack Ormond, Associate
    Jack Ormond, Associate
    A vigorous courtroom advocate, Jack Ormond is an experienced trial lawyer. He won his first jury trial while still in law school, interning for a prosecutor in Michigan. He later honed his trial skills as a prosecutor back home in Texas, trying roughly 50 cases to verdict. He has handled all aspects of civil litigation in state and federal courts throughout Texas.
  • Seth Lightfoot, Associate
    Seth Lightfoot, Associate
    Seth Lightfoot is a trial lawyer who primarily handles tort defense litigation. While at SMU Dedman School of Law, he was a research assistant to Professor Rudolf Dolzer. Since graduation,...
  • Hope Miranda, Associate
    Hope Miranda, Associate
    Hope Zimlich Miranda’s current practice is focused on premises liability, personal injury and nonsubscriber litigation. She also represents small businesses in a broad range of contractual and commercial disputes. However, Ms. Miranda has litigated on behalf of clients in personal injury, medical malpractice, subrogation, and investment fraud matters in over 10 states nationwide.


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