SAN FRANSISCO (January 26, 2021) – Leading civil defense firm Tyson & Mendes LLP announced Kevin Gray as a new partner in its San Francisco office.
With more than 35 years in the legal industry, Gray has tried over 60 cases in California State and Federal Courts, the Nassau County and New York District Attorney’s Oﬃce, and Australia. Among his numerous successful trial results are obtaining a defense verdict in a wrongful death action, recovering attorney’s fees for an individual after a defense verdict at trial, and successfully defending multiple appeals.
At Tyson & Mendes, Gray will lead a multi-attorney team focusing on personal injury defense, defense of trucking companies and governmental entities, premises liability defense, and Special Investigation Unit work.
“Kevin brings a unique range of experience and a successful trial track record to our San Francisco team,” said Tyson & Mendes Managing Partner Robert Tyson. “As our firm continues to grow, we are thrilled to bring on a litigator of his caliber to advance our mission of achieving ‘Justice for All.’”
Gray joins the firm after previously serving as partner at Harrington, Foxx, Dubrow & Canter law offices, a firm he first joined in 1998.
Gray received his bachelor’s degree from Princeton University in 1977 and his Juris Doctor from Washington and Lee University in 1982. While in law school, he was appointed as a Burks Scholar. He is a member of the California State Bar and the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA), as well as an annual lecturer for TIDA.
With 14 nationwide offices serving 17 states, Tyson & Mendes is one of the country’s fastest growing civil defense firms. For more information or to view career opportunities, visit www.tysonmendes.com.
About Tyson & Mendes LLP
Tyson & Mendes LLP is a nationwide, AV-rated litigation firm specializing in insurance defense. Founded in 2002, firm principals and seasoned trial attorneys Robert Tyson and Patrick Mendes have grown the firm to more than 150 attorneys defending corporations, insurance companies, and their clients in civil litigation matters throughout Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin. The firm is most widely recognized for winning the landmark Howell v. Hamilton Meats California Supreme Court case, which forever changed the state’s litigation landscape by significantly impacting the damages a plaintiff may recover. Robert Tyson is also the author of the Amazon Bestseller Nuclear Verdicts: Defending Justice for All, the first playbook for the defense on how to avoid runaway jury verdicts. For more information, visit www.tysonmendes.com.
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