Perry Law Successful in Removing National Insurance Carrier Unit From New Mexico Lawsuit

Dallas-based Perry Law secured an important ruling on behalf of client GEICO County Mutual Insurance Company in an insurance coverage dispute seeking class-action status. U.S. District Judge Kea W. Riggs dismissed Texas-based GEICO County Mutual Insurance Company from the suit after ruling that the company does not conduct business in the state. The lawsuit stems from...

Perry Law Secures Win in GEICO Class Action Suit

In a recent case before the Delaware Supreme Court, attorney Meloney Perry of Perry Law, P.C. was able to secure a win on behalf of her client, GEICO General Insurance Co.   The case was brought by a group of GEICO customers alleging that the company wrongly used computerized rules to determine certain payout limits...

Dallas-based Perry Law P.C. Earns Best Law Firms Honors for 2022 

Firm rankings include insurance litigation, insurance law  DALLAS – The publishers of U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America have selected Perry Law P.C. for the annual Best Law Firms listing, an honor the firm has achieved since 2020.  Perry Law earned top honors for its work in insurance litigation in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area, along with additional recognition for the firm’s expertise in insurance law.  Extensive client and attorney evaluations contribute to the Best Law Firms...

Firm Founder Meloney Perry Discusses Insurance Options When Your Car is Damaged at Auto Repair Shop

When you leave your car at an auto shop parking lot and it’s damaged, who pays for the repairs and what are your insurance options?  Firm founder Meloney Perry recently spoke to KXAS NBC 5 Dallas about the steps consumers can take when they leave their car at an auto repair shop parking lot and it’s damaged. “Make sure you have good coverage so you don’t have to...

Texas Super Lawyers 2021 Legal Guide Honors Dallas Insurance Coverage Attorney Meloney Perry

Perry recognized for excellence in insurance coverage disputes  DALLAS – Texas Super Lawyers has recognized Dallas insurance defense attorney and founder of Perry Law P.C. Meloney Perry for her work in insurance coverage litigation in its 2021 listing of top-rated attorneys.  The annual listing is compiled from a statewide survey of lawyers, followed by a blue-ribbon panel review of the state’s leading attorneys. An extensive editorial review narrows the list to the final...

Best Lawyers 2022 Honors Dallas Insurance Attorney Meloney Perry

Ms. Perry recognized consecutively for insurance law, insurance litigation  DALLAS – The Best Lawyers in America has recognized Perry Law P.C. founder Meloney Perry in the 2022 edition for her work in insurance law and insurance litigation. Best Lawyers is the oldest and one of the most prominent peer-review legal guides in the country that honors leading attorneys in their practice areas.  “We are a firm that builds relationships and works to find the right solutions for our clients,” said...

How a Declaratory Judgment Action Impacts UM/UIM Cases in Texas

In a recent Texas Supreme Court decision involving the case Allstate v. Irwin, the court ruled that attorney’s fees are recoverable in UM/UIM (uninsured motorist/underinsured motorist) cases if the plaintiff files a declaratory judgment action. The issue stems from an April 6, 2016, car accident involving Daniel Irwin. Irwin sued Allstate, his insurance carrier, after...

Meloney Perry Discusses Forming Woman-Owned Law Firm Perry Law P.C. in Texas Lawbook

The importance of owning a law firm was always a goal for Perry Law P.C. founder Meloney Perry. For more than 8 years, Perry Law has successfully represented companies in insurance coverage and business litigation disputes. In a recent Texas Lawbook article, Meloney Perry discusses her journey of opening Perry Law P.C. in an article about woman-owned law firms.   Meloney Perry: Learning the Business “You had the movers and...

Texas Supreme Court Upholds Lower-Court Ruling on Discovery of Evidence in UIM Case

In another UIM case that involved a discovery dispute, the Texas Supreme Court denied State Farm Insurance Company’s petition for writ of mandamus to stop discovery of evidence on extracontractual claims, upholding a Fort Worth Court of Appeals and district court ruling on the matter. The case involves Paula C. Mentzer and her lawsuit against...