Todd J. Liles - Partner

A native Texan, Todd handles general business litigation matters involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, enforcement and breach of non-compete agreements, and defending violations of the Fair Labor Standard Act. His practice also includes representing liability insurers and defending their insureds in all types of property damage and casualty lawsuits. Todd has also served as counsel to national title insurers, representing their insured commercial owners, residential owners, and lenders by defending and prosecuting title issues including encroachments, priority and satisfaction of liens, adverse possession, and legal description errors.

Todd tries commercial and personal injury cases to jury verdict in state and federal courts across Texas, including matters such as defending a landowner’s title to a 500 acre ranch by adverse possession, defending a manufacturer against claims of a defectively designed scaffold ladder, and defending a workers’ compensation insurance carrier in a case involving a near fatal staph infection.

Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas

Education

  • J.D., Baylor University School of Law, 1996
    • Baylor Order of Barristers
    • Harvey M. Ritchie Moot Court Society
    • Christian Legal Society
  • B.B.A., magna cum laude, Economics, Baylor University, 1993
    • Student Chairperson, Honor Council on academic honesty 
    • President, Alpha Chi Honor Society 
    • Member, Beta Gamma Sigma Business School Honor Society