Dallas Bar President Laura Geisler joins firm’s personal injury, commercial litigation practice
DALLAS – Personal injury and commercial litigation law firm Sommerman, McCaffity, Quesada & Geisler, L.L.P., (SMQG) is pleased to announce the addition of new name partner Laura Benitez Geisler, current president of the Dallas Bar Association.
“Laura is an exceptional attorney whose skills complement those of our talented team of lawyers,” said firm co-founder Andrew B. Sommerman. “We share the same passion for seeking justice, and we are proud to add her name to ours.”
The Dallas-based litigation firm has attorneys with more than 100 years of combined legal experience. SMQG has earned placement on the 2019 Best Law Firms listing by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America for helping plaintiffs with personal injury litigation.
With more than 21 years of experience representing clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases, Ms. Geisler’s trial history includes multimillion-dollar jury verdicts and settlements for her clients. She led her own law firm for the past several years.
“I’m extremely excited about the future with this firm. Individually and collectively, the lawyers at SMQG have a track record of achieving justice for those who have suffered personal injuries and loss, as well as for businesses and individuals who are being treated unjustly,” said Ms. Geisler.
The firm is also home to Texas Super Lawyers Tex Quesada and Al Ellis, who have been recognized for their work in personal injury by the publication for 15 years. Name partner Andrew Sommerman was also included in the 2019 America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators.
Ms. Geisler has earned many legal honors, including recognition by The Best Lawyers in America and Texas Super Lawyers since 2015. She has earned a National Diversity Council listing among the Top 50 Multicultural Lawyers in Dallas and Top 50 Women Lawyers. In 2011, the Hispanic National Bar Association also honored Ms. Geisler with recognition as a Top Lawyer Under 40.
Sommerman, McCaffity, Quesada & Geisler, L.L.P., has a distinguished reputation for knowledgeable and assertive legal representation in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, and commercial litigation. Since formation, the firm has handled more than 4,000 personal injury cases, negotiated thousands of settlements and taken hundreds of cases to trial.