In Memory of Gary Don Parish (1960-2022)
Thanks, Gary, for being my best friend like a brother for 45 years, for your expertise as an attorney and mediator, and for the joy of music that we shared.
- Mark W. Batchelder
Gary Don Parish, J.D., is a Texas attorney who is board certified in personal injury trial law. He has been a lawyer since 1986 with extensive experience in all phases of litigation from file inception to final judgment. He has worked on both sides of the docket for small firms, large firms, and has owned and run his own firm for most of the years he has been licensed as an attorney. Gary is also a qualified mediator since 2005 and has participated in hundreds of mediations as a party, attorney, or mediator. Gary has served on the board of directors of the Tarrant County Association of Mediators. He is also a founding member of, and sings and plays guitar for Panther City Rounders, a Fort Worth-based band that plays country and rock music.
SENIOR COUNSEL, The Willis Law Group; Garland, Texas
History with other Firms:
OWNER, Gary Don Parish, Attorney at Law; Fort Worth.
PARTNER, The Parron Parish Firm; Arlington.
ATTORNEY, Eberstein & Witherite, LLP; Fort Worth and Dallas.
SUPERVISING ATTORNEY, Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys, Corpus Christi.
OF COUNSEL, Ross & Matthews, Attorneys; Fort Worth.
PARTNER, Rodriguez & Parish, Attorneys at Law; Corpus Christi.
ATTORNEY, Thornton, Summers, Biechlin, Dunham & Brown, L.C.; Corpus Christi.
ATTORNEY, Masters & Associates, Attorneys at Law; Houston.
PARTNER, Parish & Batchelder, Attorneys at Law; Fort Worth.
Legal Practice History:
Gary has had full responsibility for development and preparation of cases in the following practice areas:
Silica, Asbestos, Toxic Tort Litigation
Complex Multi-Party Litigation
Gary has extensive discovery and motion experience and first chair trial experience. Gary has taken full responsibility on all legal matters undertaken by a law firm and has managed all matters related to the running of the business of the law firm, including client relations, case evaluation, settlement negotiations, mediation, discovery, motions, and trial.
Certifications and Qualifications:
BOARD CERTIFIED, Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization; 1998 - Present
MEDIATOR; 2005 - Present
B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Economics from the University of Texas at Arlington, 1983
J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center, 1986
Please call Mark W. Batchelder at 817-926-5555 with any questions about MEDIATION DYNAMICS.
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