“On a morning walk I was hit by a pickup truck . . . This created great physical and emotional hardship for me and my disabled wife . . . We are deeply grateful for our experience with Brett. We have already recommended him to others who have had a similar injury and will do so in the future without hesitation. Brett Burlison is an awesome lawyer with a kind personality, who will fight for your rights.”—Former Client
“Brett’s a straight-shooter and a relentless advocate. He’s honest, sharp as a tack, as genuine as they come, and has a brilliant legal mind. If you have him on your side, and you’ll have one of the fiercest allies around.”—Review from Google
“I’ve defended companies for over a decade and Brett is one of the best plaintiff attorneys that I have encountered. I’ve referred him cases in the past and will do so in the future. If it was my case, I’d call Brett.”—Insurance Defense Attorney
“Brett fights tirelessly for personal injury victims. He has the experience, toughness, and skill to get the job done for his client. I have the utmost confidence in Brett. I have referred cases to Brett and will continue to do so.”—Review from Google
“After we decided to hire a lawyer, we looked for a professional, understanding and caring person. My wife uses a wheelchair, Brett was always accommodating to our needs. He came to our house to consult with us on our claim, explaining the entire legal process in a clear and understandable manner.”—Former Client
“Brett Burlison is an outstanding human being. Not only does he understand law, he also understands what it means to CARE. He has an altruistic personality that serves his clients and potential clients well. He has helped me by giving me excellent legal advice and figure out how to best help me pursue my claim. If you are searching for an Attorney that will have your best interest in mind, then you don’t need to look any further. I would HIGHLY recommend Brett Burlison!!!!!”—Review from Google
“Mr. Burlison is one of the sharpest and most tenacious legal minds I’ve encountered here in the Bay Area. Dedicated, tireless, and shrewd as they come, he provides first-rate service to his clients without compromising their concerns or goals. Personable, friendly, but no BS. Highly recommended.”—Review from Google
Below are results from Attorneys at the Barry Law Group.
$5 Million Settlement in Wrongful Imprisonment Case
Settled a wrongful imprisonment case against the City of Chicago for $5 million ($5,000,000) on behalf of a Chicago man. Our client was wrongfully imprisoned on Illinois Death Row for over 15 years for a crime he did not commit. The net recovery to the client was approximately $3 million.
$2 Million Settlement in 18-Wheeler Case
Settled an 18-wheeler case for an Austin man for $2 million ($2,000,000). The man was repairing a traffic light in an elevated bucket. The driver of the 18-wheeler attempted to go under the bucket but failed to clear. Our client sustained massive injuries to his wrists and arms. The net recovery to the client was approximately $1.2 Million.
$1 Million Settlement in 18-Wheeler Case
Settled an 18-wheeler case for two Austin women for $1 million ($1,000,000). Our clients’ mother was driving on a highway south of Austin when an 18-wheeler lost control, crossed the center line, and tragically killed her. The net recovery to clients was approximately $665,000.
$1 Million Settlement in Police Shooting Case
Settled a police shooting case for an Austin family whose son was tragically shot and killed by an Austin police officer. The officer had previously been disciplined for prior acts of excessive force before shooting our clients’ son in the back. The net recovery to the clients was approximately $550,000.
$950,000 Settlement in 18-Wheeler Case
Settled an 18-wheeler case for an Austin family for $950,000. Our clients’ elderly father was run over and killed by an 18-wheeler at an intersection. The net recovery to the family was $590,000.
$750,000 Settlement in Police Shooting Case
Settled a police shooting case for $750,000. In one of the most controversial cases in the history of Austin, TX, we represented a family whose son was killed by an Austin police officer. We had to navigate very difficult legal and political channels to get the case resolved. The net recovery to the family was approximately $400,000.00.
$700,000 Settlement in 18-Wheeler Case
Settled an 18-wheeler case for an Austin man, who was seriously injured when an 18-wheeler flew over the median on IH-35 and slammed into him. The man had to undergo back surgery as a result of the collision. The net recovery to the man was $432,000.
$600,000 Settlement in 18-Wheeler Accident Case
Settled an 18-wheeler accident case for an Austin man who was seriously injured in a collision. The man had to undergo neck surgery as a result of the accident. The net recovery to the man was $360,000.
$600,000 Settlement in Slip and Fall Case
Settled a slip and fall case for a West Texas woman for $600,000. The woman fell at her place of employment and her lower leg had to be amputated. The net recovery to the woman was $350,000.
$550,000 Settlement in Motorcycle Case
Settled a motorcycle accident case for an Austin man for $550,000. The man was driving his motorcycle when a car slammed into him, causing his hip to fracture in multiple places and requiring surgery. The net recovery to the man was $337,000.
$500,000 Settlement in DWI Accident Case
Settled a DWI accident case for an Austin teenage girl for $500,000. The girl was a passenger in a car driven by a drunk driver. The driver crashed and the girl suffered serious injuries. The net recovery to the client was $297,000.
$400,000 Settlement in DWI Accident Case
Settled a DWI accident case for two Austin women for $400,000. The woman was struck by a drunk driver, who then fled the scene. The net recovery to the clients was $225,000.
$300,000 Settlement in Slip and Fall Case
Settled a slip and fall case for an Austin man for $300,000. The man was injured in an Austin area business and he had to undergo a back surgery. The net recovery to the client was $172,000.
$250,000 Settlement in Child Injury Case
Settled a child injury case for $250,000. The small child was injured at an Austin-area restaurant and sustained a brain injury. The net recovery to the client was $150,000.