Ty Bailey
Partner
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Ty Bailey brings health care providers and business owners 17 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. Recognized by the publishers of Texas Monthly as one of Texas' 'Rising Stars' for six consecutive years, Ty practices in all of our litigation areas.

+Representative Trial Wins

Defense verdict for hospitalist in wrongful death lawsuit alleging failure to treat ARDS

Defense verdict for dentist in lawsuit for alleged mistreatment of patient

Defense verdict for stand-alone emergency room in $8 million lawsuit alleging nursing negligence resulted in CRPS and permanent disability

Defense verdict for interventional cardiologist in $1 million lawsuit alleging failure to diagnose coronary artery disease resulting in death

Dismissal obtained for internist at trial of $1 million+ claim for not diagnosing liver failure induced by a toxic reaction to anti-tuberculosis medication

Defense verdict for interventional cardiologist on $1 million+ suit for alleged failure to diagnose arterial perforation resulting in leg amputation

Defense verdict for hospitalist in wrongful death lawsuit alleging failure to diagnose and treat hyponatremia

Defense verdict for hospitalist in wrongful death lawsuit alleging failure to treat pneumonia

Defense verdict for emergency medicine physician in suit for alleged failure to diagnose testicular torsion

Not a complete list of trial wins. Each case depends on its own facts and legal issues - past outcomes are not a guarantee of future results.

+Other Representative Matters

Defended an internist at trial on $6 million claim for failure to diagnose cauda equina syndrome resulting in permanent neurologic injury; settled after one week of trial for pre-trial offer

Obtained numerous summary judgments and court-ordered dismissals on behalf of physicians and hospitals involved in alleged medical negligence actions

Successfully represented physicians, dentists, and nurses accused of professional misconduct by various licensing boards in Texas

Regularly serves as primary defense counsel for a national community hospital system

+Representative Clients

Community Health Systems, Inc.

Hill Regional Hospital

Lake Granbury Medical Center

Scenic Mountain Medical Center

Weatherford Regional Medical Center

The Medical Protective Company

Baylor Health Care System

ACE Insurance

+Honors and Recognition

Named a 'Texas Rising Star' by Thomson Reuters, 2005-2010

Associate Member, Patrick E. Higginbotham American Inn of Court (1999-2000)

+Education

J.D., University of Texas, 1996

B.A., Rice University, 1992

+Bar Admissions

State of Texas

United States District Court, Northern District of Texas

United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas

United States District Court, Western District of Texas

United States District Court, Southern District of Texas

+Memberships

State Bar of Texas

Dallas Bar Association, Health Law Section

Garland Bar Association

Texas Association of Defense Counsel

+Civic Leadership

Elder, First Presbyterian Church - Garland

+Reported Cases

Hill Regional Hosp. v. Runnels, 253 S.W.3d 213 (Tex. 2008)

Spitzer v. Berry, 247 S.W.3d 747 (Tex. App.-Tyler 2008, pet. denied)

Baylor Univ. Med. Ctr. v. Biggs, 237 S.W.3d 909 (Tex. App.-Dallas 2007, pet. denied)

Northeast Medical Center, L.P. v. Crooks, 2006 Tex. App. LEXIS 4333 (Tex. App. - Texarkana, no pet.)(mem. op.)

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