J. Gregory Taylor is a founding partner of Diamond McCarthy. Based in Dallas, Greg also serves as the firm’s administrative partner. A trial lawyer since 1986, Greg handles a wide variety of international and domestic disputes – often from the plaintiff’s side – before federal and state trial and appellate courts.
Greg brings substantial experience with litigation touching international borders and multiple districts, insolvency issues and professional/fiduciary liability. He is experienced in the mediation and arbitration of commercial disputes and their judicial resolution, either domestically or in parallel with proceedings abroad.
Greg’s career includes many complex international cases. He represented the Joint Official Liquidators for companies in the Cayman Islands in connection with the collapse of Parmalat, the Italian international food conglomerate; represented an international Dutch financial institution against one of the United Kingdom’s largest banks in parallel litigation in California and England; and represented a large privately held company in litigation relating to the development of a major oil and gas field in Southeast Asia.
Greg is a veteran of long jury trials and has secured settlements or judgments exceeding $150 million for his clients. He has argued numerous times before federal and state appellate courts. First named to Texas Monthly’s list of Texas “Super Lawyers” in 2006, Greg has held Martindale-Hubbell’s AV peer review rating for more than a decade.