Dennis Burrows

Of Counsel

Dennis Burrows has over 45 years of experience representing people and businesses all across West Texas. Having tried over 100 jury trials, Dennis brings a wealth of knowledge and finesse to Liggett Law Group. Dennis is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Law, a distinction only awarded to very few of the most prominent and successful trial attorneys.

Dennis attended Texas Tech University were he received his undergraduate degree before attending the Texas Tech University School of Law. Upon graduating from law school, Dennis joined Wagonseller, Cobb, Burrows & Snuggs in Lubbock, Texas. As an associate and then a named partner, Dennis worked for eleven years focusing his practice on personal injury cases. Dennis then joined McClesky, Harringer, Brazil, & Graf LLP where he focused his practice both defending and pursuing personal injury claims for 35 years.

Dennis has received numerous awards and accolades during his career including being named as a Super Lawyer numerous years in a row, inclusion in the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorney’s Top Ten Personal Injury Attorneys in North Texas, and receiving an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Additionally, Dennis is a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, and honor that is given to less than 1% of attorneys each year.

Not only is Dennis licensed to practice law in the state of Texas, he is also licensed in Colorado, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas, and the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. Dennis is a member of the Lubbock Area Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas Consumer Law, Litigation, and Torts and Worker’s Compensation Sections, the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and the Litigation Counsel of America.

 

Education

  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
    • Juris Doctor
  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
    • Bachelor of Science

Awards + Honors

  • Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • Texas Super Lawyers – Super Lawyer, Thomson Reuters (2006–2012, 2014-2017)
  •  Top Ten Personal Injury Attorneys in North Texas – National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV-Rated
  • Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

Professional Associations

  • Delta Theta Phi Fraternity
  • The American Board of Trial Advocates
  • The Litigation Counsel of America
  • The State Bar of Texas Consumer Law
  • Litigation, and Torts and Worker’s Compensation Law Sections
  • The Colorado Bar Association
  • The Lubbock Area Bar Association
  • The Million Dollar Advocates Forum

"Mr. Liggett and his staff are compassionate, friendly and helpful. My settlement was more than I expected and I had treatment that, had I handled this on my own, I probably would not have had. I highly recommend Liggett Law Group."

Brenda Williams