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  • Jonathan Hwang

    Quentin is an attorney who cares about helping people. I have used him as a mentor and his knowledge and experience have been invaluable to my practice.


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Crain Lewis Brogdon, LLP

3400 Carlisle Street
Suite 200
Dallas, TX, 75204


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198907/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyer in Plaintiffs' Personal Injury Law, 2003-2015Texas Monthly and Law and Politics Magazines2015
Best Lawyers - Personal Injury Litigation- Plaintiff (2014-15)The Best Lawyers in America2015
Best Lawyers in Dallas 2014-16D Magazine2015
Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers 2013-15Texas Monthly and Law and Politics Magazines2015
Nation's Top One PercentThe National Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top 100 Texas Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2011
Lawdragon 500 Best Plaintiffs' Attorneys in the United StatesLawdragon Magazine2007
AV-Rated PreeminentMartindale-Hubbell Legal DirectoryN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Trial Attorney - Plaintiffs' Personal InjuryCrain Lewis Brogdon, LLP2015 - Present
Trial Attorney - Plaintiffs' Personal InjuryLaw Offices of Frank Branson, P.C.2002 - 2015
Trial Attorney - Head of Medical Malpractice DepartmentLaw Offices of Windle Turley2001 - 2002
Trial Attorney - Plaintiffs' Personal InjuryHeygood, Orr, Reyes & Brogdon1998 - 2001
Trial Attorney - Personal Injury DefensePhillips & Akers1993 - 1998
Trial Attorney - Personal Injury DefenseHudgins, Hudgins & Warrick1991 - 1993
Trial Attorney - Criminal ProsecutorHarris County District Attorney's Office1990 - 1991
Trial Attorney - Commercial LitigationHutcheson & Grundy1989 - 1990
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesVice-President, Dallas Chapter2015 - Present
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Dallas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Board of Trial AdvocatesExecutive Committee, Dallas ChapterN/A
Million Dollar Advocates ForumMemberN/A
College of the State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of AmericaNational Advisory BoardN/A
Southern Trial Lawyers Association.MemberN/A
American Bar FoundationFellowN/A
State Bar of TexasFellowN/A
Dallas Bar FoundationFellowN/A
W.M. ("Mac") Taylor Inn of CourtMasterN/A
Texas Trial Lawyers AssociationVice President of Finance2013 - 2014
State Bar of Texas Pattern Jury Charge Committee - Business, Consumer & EmploymentMember2007 - 2008
Dallas Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident2007 - 2008
SMU Dedman School of LawAdjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy2001 - 2002
Publication nameTitleDate
Texas Lawyer (January 25, 2016)"New Day in Federal Civil Procedure"2016
Texas Lawyer (February 29, 2016)"Five Ways to Impeach a Witness"2016
Texas Lawyer (April 20, 2016)"13 Must-Ask Questions Before Enlisting an Expert Witness"2016
Texas Lawyer (December 28, 2015)"The Collateral Source Rule's Exception"2015
Texas Lawyer (January 5, 2015)"Phantom Defendants: Responsible Third Parties"2015
Texas Lawyer (July 20, 2015)"Hurdles for Premises Liability"2015
Texas Lawyer (December 14, 2015)"Impact of Convictions in Civil Trials"2015
Texas Lawyer (February 16, 2015)"The Unlawful Acts Doctrine in Texas: Dead or Alive?"2015
Texas Lawyer (April 6, 2015)"New Approach to Prior Inconsistent Statements"2015
Texas Lawyer (May 11, 2015)"Parallel Criminal and Civil Cases: Which Goes First?"2015
Texas Lawyer (September 14, 2015)"Experts and Inadmissible Underlying Data"2015
Texas Lawyer (November 24, 2014)"Clearing a Hurdle in Bystander Cases"2014
Texas Lawyer (August 25, 2014)"Information Acted On Is Not Hearsay"2014
Texas Lawyer (January 13, 2014)"How to Win Wrongful-Death, Survival Damages"2014
Texas Lawyer (April 21, 2014)“When is Enough Enough? How to Prove Causation With Temporal Proximity and Lay Testimony”2014
Texas Lawyer (December 16, 2013)"Personal Injury: 'Stowers' and Multiple Defendants"2013
Texas Lawyer (January 28, 2013)"Understanding the Dram Shop Act's Safe Harbor"2013
Texas Lawyer (April 29, 2013)"How to Break Down Issues in Component-Parts Cases"2013
Texas Lawyer (November 25, 2013)“Maximize the Effectiveness of Opening Argument"2013
Texas Lawyer (October 7, 2013)"Admissibility of Other Similar Incidents in Civil Litigation"2013
Texas Lawyer (July 22, 2013)"Innocent-Retailer Protection, Jurisdiction and Removal"2013
Texas Lawyer (May 7, 2012)"Objecting to the Admission of Harmful Evidence"2012
Texas Lawyer (October 8, 2012)"What Attorneys Can't Say in Closing Arguments"2012
Texas Lawyer (January 2, 2012)"Deposition Strategies in State and Federal Court"2012
Texas Lawyer (February 6, 2012)"Tactical Considerations in Depositions"2012
Texas Lawyer (June 25, 2012).“How to Handle Physical and Mental Examinations”2012
Texas Lawyer (December 17, 2012)"Fear of Commitment Questions in Voir Dire"2012
Texas Lawyer (January 17, 2011)"Questions to Ask Police Officers in Car Wreck Cases"2011
Texas Lawyer (June 6, 2011)"'Think Strategy in a Post-HB 274 World"2011
Texas Lawyer (June 20, 2011)"Seven Deadly Myths of Cross-Examination"2011
Texas Lawyer (August 15, 2011)"Overcome Fear Factor in Adverse Expert Cross-Examination"2011
Texas Lawyer (December 20, 2010)"Set-Aside Scuffles"2010
Texas Lawyer (January 25, 2010)"Trial Lawyer as Secret Agent: Techniques Litigators Can Learn From Spies and Detectives"2010
Texas Lawyer (Feb.12 2006)"My Atticus Finch Moment,"2006
Texas Lawyer (Mar. 21, 2005)"Time Limits on Voir Dire Trade Justice for Efficiency,"2005
Texas Lawyer (Jan. 24, 2005)"Factual Sufficiency Review by the Supreme Court,"2005
Texas Lawyer (Nov. 29, 2004)"The New Good Samaritans: HB 4's Protections for Emergency Medical Care,"2004
39 Trial 52 (Dec. 2003)"Why do Jurors Blame the Victim?"2003
65 Tex. B.J. 512"Palacios and Article 4590i Expert Reports: Trying to Make a Silk Purse Out of a Sow's Ear,"2002
63 Tex. B.J. 756"A Reply to a Flawed Defense of Sponsorship Theory,"2000
63 Tex. B.J. 443"Inoculating Against Bad Facts: Brilliant Trial Strategy or Misguided Dogma?"2000
61 Tex. B.J. 1112"Admissibility of Criminal Convictions in Civil Cases,"1998
60 Tex. B.J. 628"Non-Subscriber Liability for Employee Injuries: Foreseeability is in the Eye of the Employee?"1997
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of HoustonBusiness AdministrationMBA - Master of Business Administration, With Honors1989
University of Houston Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Rice UniversityEconomics & HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts - President's Honor Roll1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Texas Lawyer MagazinePodcast: Cross-Examination: A Difficult Skill to Master2010
Texas Lawyer MagazinePodcast: Cross-Examining the Sophisticated Adverse Expert2010
Texas Lawyer MagazinePodcast: Why Lawyers Should be Candid With the Court2010
Texas Lawyer MagazinePodcast: Defensive Attribution in the Jury Room2010
Texas Lawyer MagazinePodcast: Proving Personal Injury Damages to a Jury2010
Texas Lawyer MagazinePodcast: Objecting to the Admission of Harmful Evidence2010
Various legal seminarsOver 200 speeches on trial strategy and personal injury trial lawN/A