Steven C. Laird, founder of Fort Worth’s Law Office of Steven C. Laird, P.C., has earned recognition for a 16th time among the Top 100 attorneys in the state across all practice focuses by Texas Super Lawyers. The veteran trial lawyer was also selected as one of the Top 100 attorneys in the Dallas-Fort Worth and among the top plaintiffs’ personal injury litigators in the state.  

The Super Lawyers honors are just the latest for Mr. Laird, who earlier this year was the recipient of the 2021 Blackstone Award, the Tarrant County Bar Association’s most prestigious honor. The Blackstone Award recognizes an attorney who embodies ethical ideals, courage, and service to the legal profession. He was also inducted into the exclusive invitation-only International Society of Barristers this past summer.  

Mr. Laird is among a select group of attorneys in the nation to earn Board Certification in Truck Accident Law from the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is also Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. 

One of the nation’s foremost serious injury and wrongful death lawyers, Mr. Laird’s personal injury practice focuses on highway accidents, especially those involving 18-wheelers and other commercial trucks, construction site accidents, product defects, oil and gas field injuries, and other serious personal injuries, as well as complex business disputes.  

Texas Super Lawyers magazine, published by Thomson Reuters, is the preeminent guide to the state’s leading attorneys. Selection is limited to no more than 5% of eligible attorneys and is based on a rigorous process involving lawyer surveys, careful research and extensive review by a blue-ribbon panel of lawyers. The full 2021 listing appears in the October edition of Texas Monthly and in TexasSuper Lawyers magazine, available online at

Truck Accident Attorney Steve Laird Recognized Among the Best Lawyers for Personal Injury Litigation

FORT WORTH – Fort Worth truck accident attorney Steve Laird of the Law Offices of Steven C. Laird, P.C. continues to earn recognition for his plaintiffs personal injury litigation work, earning repeat placement on the list of The Best Lawyers in America.  

His selection to 2022 edition marks the 11th consecutive year he has been named in the prestigious legal guide, further solidifying his position as one of the country’s top practitioners in this area of law.  

Best Lawyers in America 2022 Truck Accident Personal Injury Steven C Laird

The Best Lawyers in America list has become widely regarded as a respected reference guide to legal excellence. First published in 1983, it is the U.S. legal industry’s oldest peer-review guide for showcasing the country’s top attorneys. Attorneys are not permitted to pay any fee to participate in or be included on its lists. Additionally, Best Lawyers honorees are selected through a rigorous survey that includes confidential evaluations by other lawyers in the same and related specialties. To learn more about Best Lawyer’s methodology or for a complete list of this year’s honorees, visit

Mr. Laird holds more than 40 years of experience litigating and successfully securing favorable decisions for clients involved in trucking accidents and other personal injury claims. He is Board Certified in both Personal Injury Trial Law and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and holds a national board certification in both Truck Accident Law and as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.  

“Helping clients and families gain justice and sense of resolution is what drives me and every member of this firm,” said Mr. Laird. “It is incredibly rewarding to have that work recognized by your peers.”  

About The Law Offices of Steven C. Laird, P.C. 

The Law Offices of Steven C. Laird, P.C. is a firm of experienced Fort Worth truck accident lawyers with over 30 years of experience helping victims and their families. The firm is located at 1119 Pennsylvania Ave., Fort Worth, Texas. To learn more about the firm’s representative matters or to schedule a meeting with one of its attorneys, call (817) 531-3000. 

Fort Worth Trucking and Transportation Attorney Steven Laird Selected to Lawdragon’s Top 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers of 2021

FORT WORTH, Texas – Just weeks after receiving the 2021 Blackstone Award – the Tarrant County Bar Association’s most prestigious legal award – nationally recognized Fort Worth trucking and transportation attorney Steve Laird has earned selection to Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers for 2021. 

The annual list recognizes the nation’s leading preeminent lawyers who represent consumers who have been injured or killed through accidents, medical malpractice, faulty products, or toxic exposure. Regarded as one of the most trusted and respected legal guides, Lawdragon honorees are chosen based on peer and client nominations, journalistic research, and an in-depth legal analysis by Lawdragon’s editorial team. An attorney’s significant verdicts and settlements won on behalf of their clients as well as their standing in the national legal community also factor in their selection. To view the complete list of the 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers here

“Our firm is known not only for our legal skills, but also for the judgment, personal injury experience and knowledge of the court systems. I am fortunate to serve in a position where I can help victims who have been wronged or injured by the negligence of others and it is an honor to be recognized for that work,” said Mr. Laird. 

The Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers is committed to researching attorneys nominated by their peers who strive to fight for justice for those facing life-altering problems. Lawdragon describes the attorneys named as those who “stand up against the worst, seeking justice and providing hope.” 

As a leading Fort Worth lawyer, Mr. Laird holds more than 35 years of legal experience in truck wreck litigation, personal injury, and wrongful death cases. As founder of the Law Offices of Steven C. Laird, P.C., he has consistently helped clients secure significant verdicts and settlements, with many of these cases also resulting in safety improvements made by defendants. 

A sampling of his representative matters includes obtaining $9.1 million for parents and their infant daughter who suffered permanent brain damage during delivery. He also secured $4.3 million for a man who was left partially paralyzed after a water-hauler tanker truck collided with his vehicle, in addition to winning $3.4 million for an engineer who was seriously injured by an electrical shock after a sailboat mast touched a live wire that was hanging over a cove. 

Mr. Laird is Board Certified in both Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He also is certified in Truck Accident Law (one of only 12 in Texas at the time of publication) and as a Civil Trial Law Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. This quadruple certification is rare, with fewer than one percent of all Texas lawyers earning this distinction. 

Our Hearts are with All Who Were Involved in the Tragic Fort Worth 100-Car Pile-Up Crash

Our hearts go out to all of those involved in the tragic 100-car and truck pile-up in Fort Worth on Thursday morning. Federal Trucking Safety Regulations require 18-wheeler drivers to use extreme caution, including reduced speeds and even parking, when the conditions are dangerous. Graphic video of the mass casualty crash shows what can happen when the rules aren’t followed. Please keep all of the families and first responders in your thoughts and prayers.

commercial truck colliding with a car in Fort Worth