Four Attorneys Recognized as 2016 Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine

April 27, 2016

The Willis Law Group PLLC is pleased to announce that CEO Kirk D. Willis; Partners John Bowdich and Joe Gregory; and Senior Counsel Lorin Subar have been selected as D Magazine's "Best Lawyers in Dallas" for 2016. Willis and Gregory were honored for their work in in the practice area of Tort Product & Medical Liability Litigation: Defense, Bowdich was recognized for Business/Commercial Litigation, Subar was chosen for his Appellate work.  The Best Lawyers list is featured in the magazine's May issue released on April 20, 2016.


“I am thrilled that four of our attorneys are on this year’s Best Lawyers in Dallas list” said Willis, CEO at The Willis Law Group.  “It's a significant achievement for a boutique firm like ours to have almost 25% of our attorneys selected.  This serves as a testament to the quality legal services we provide, and are very appreciative of our peers recognizing our hard work and skills.  We truly enjoy the work we do and are pleased that our efforts are acknowledged.”

The 2016 listing of the top attorneys in Dallas was determined through a peer-review voting process, with ballots submitted by approximately 9,000 local lawyers. The final list of attorneys was determined by an independent panel of distinguished lawyers and the magazine's editors. The complete list is included in the May 2016 edition of D Magazine and available online at

Willis is a respected trial attorney and has a breadth of experience in products, construction, professional malpractice, and officer and director liability defense, having represented boat manufacturers, crane and hoist companies, construction contractors, brokers, and financial and non-profit institutions in litigation nationwide.  He is board certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Bowdich is a trial attorney with more than 17 years of experience in commercial and tort litigation, with an emphasis on commercial collection matters and consumer law defense.  His prosecutions in commercial collection and judgment enforcement matters exceed more than 2,500 cases.  He regularly defends collection agencies in FDCPA, FCRA, TCPA, and related consumer law and class action suits.

Gregory is an experienced litigator who has represented clients in many diversified areas, including personal injury, patent and trademark cases, commercial litigation, employment litigation, construction litigation and insurance defense cases. He has taken more than 35 jury trials to verdict and obtained numerous summary judgments on a variety of cases ranging from employment to personal injury.  Gregory is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Subar’s practice focuses on commercial, qui tam and insurance litigation, and appellate law. He provides effective and efficient representation to corporate clients and individuals in complex commercial litigation, breach of contract claims, class actions, products liability, construction defect litigation, and personal injury litigation.

The Willis Law Group practices Precision Litigation™ by quickly targeting the essential elements of a case. We know each case and client are unique, and proceed accordingly by building individualized solutions, communicating regularly and reaching efficient resolutions. We are based in Dallas, Texas and have offices in Houston, New Orleans, Oklahoma City and San Antonio. Our boutique legal defense firm has approximately 30 attorneys practicing a wide variety of commercial litigation, transactional and insurance defense work, including construction, employment & labor, environmental, healthcare, real estate, insurance coverage and professional services.