Attorney Bios

  • Partner Ty Bailey brings health care providers and business owners 15 years of experience in civil litigation, appellate proceedings and administrative law matters. He has successfully represented hospitals, physicians, nurses, podiatrists, chiropractors, nursing homes, and a wide variety of other individuals and entities.

  • Gregg Byrd joined Thiebaud Remington Thornton Bailey LLP in May 2011 after practicing for ten years as a medical defense attorney in Houston. He previously served as a prosecutor in the misdemeanor division of the Dallas County Criminal District Attorney's Office and as an intern with the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

  • Wendy Hermes is a trial and appellate attorney. She is licensed in Texas and Oklahoma. She is admitted to practice in federal court before the Northern and eastern Districts of Texas, the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. Before starting her private practice, she interned for the Honorable Sidney Fitzwater in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas.

  • Newton Jones draws upon his thirty-five years of trial experience in state and federal courts to offer the highest level of professional expertise in managing and trying complex litigation matters. He has tried numerous cases to verdict in his career including many high exposure cases involving serious personal injury and wrongful death claims.

  • Cathryn Paton has been in practice since 1996. She has successfully handled litigation and business matters for physicians, hospitals, businesses and individuals, both as a member of our firm and previously as a private practitioner in Collin County. Cathryn provides experienced and steady support to our medical and business litigation clients.

  • Philipa Remington, a founding partner of the firm, has more than 32 years of experience as defense counsel for physicians who have been sued in medical malpractice, medical product liability, and pharmaceutical cases. More than 1,000 Texas doctors have enlisted her assistance since she began her practice in 1978.

  • Pamela Sieja joined Thiebaud Remington Thornton Bailey, LLP in 2016. She routinely defends hospitals, physicians, and other health care providers in medical negligence cases.

  • Stan Thiebaud offers clients more than 25 years of dedication, advocacy and courtroom success. He handles complex medical and business litigation matters and has tried more than 60 jury trials to verdict. His clients include some of the largest hospital systems and physician practice groups in Texas.

  • One of the firm's most versatile lawyers, founding partner Russ Thornton practices in our medical, drug and product liability, appellate and business litigation groups. In addition to defending lawsuits, he represents physicians and healthcare professionals before state licensing boards and handles appeals in state and federal courts.