Daniel P. Barton is a founder of Green & Barton Trial Law. Mr. Barton has tried personal injury cases and insurance property damage cases nationally and locally for over twenty years.
Mr. Barton is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Nation Board of Trial Advocacy. Mr. Barton is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law. Mr. Barton has been reviewed by his colleagues for the Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Index and has been rated “AV-Preeminent.” Mr. Barton has been named one of the Top Lawyers in America as a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Lawyers Forum and is a Super Lawyer in 2014 – 2017. Mr. Barton was named Top 100 civil plaintiff trial lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers. He is a life fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. Mr. Barton is an Associate member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).
Mr. Barton was honored in 2013 by Verdict Search and the Texas Lawyer for his reported $11,965,000 verdict in Robert Earl Roye v. E.I. DuPont De Nemours & Co. for being the largest workplace safety verdict in the State of Texas in 2012. Mr. Barton also won the largest insurance law verdict reported by verdict search and the Texas Lawyer for $2,737,817 in a first party commercial insurance case styled Sanatan Shiv Shakti Mandir d/b/a Ash v. Sirius International Insurance Company. The jury award included attorney’s fees and a knowing violation of the insurance code. Mr. Barton is the only lawyer in Texas to win #1 verdicts two consecutive years in two different categories reported by verdict search according to their staff.
Mr. Barton was formerly on the State Farm Insurance Co MDL steering committee during the hurricane Ike litigation in Houston. Mr. Barton is a former speaker and author for the Texas Insurance Law Symposium.
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