Skip to main content

Michael G Guajardo

Personal injury Attorney at Austin, TX

Not yet reviewed

also known as Mike Guajardo, Michael Guajardo

Call and speak with several attorneys to find best fit for your specific legal issue.
Can't find what you are looking for?
Avvo has 97% of all lawyers in the US.
Find the best ones near you.
Find Nearby Lawyers

About Michael

Learn Michael’s areas of practice.

Practice area
  1. Personal injury
    Slack Davis Sanger, LLP represents individuals injured through the negligence of others in the Austin, Dallas, and Fort Worth areas.

    31 years

Michael Guajardo has spent the last 25 years guiding clients through the complex personal injury claim process. He understands the financial, emotional, and physical challenges his clients may be facing and uses his expertise and compassion to ensure his clients receive the medical assistance they need and the compensation they deserve. Mike, a Texas native and graduate of Texas Tech University, began representing accident victims in 1996 after a few years spent doing defense work.
In 2011, Mike partnered with his longtime friend, Greg Marks, to form Guajardo & Marks, LLP, a personal injury law firm in Dallas. In 2021, Guajardo & Marks merged with Slack Davis Sanger with offices in Dallas and Austin. Now practicing in Austin, personal injury lawyer Mike Guajardo handles all types of personal injury cases including car and truck accidents, motor vehicle defects, wrongful death, construction accidents and other catastrophic injury matters.

An accomplished lawyer, Michael is an AV®-rated attorney (Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings), and he has repeatedly been named to Best Lawyers of America and Super Lawyers. He is a member of the Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, maintains a Superb Rating on AVVO, and was selected for D Magazine’s 2020 list of Best Lawyers in Dallas. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Dallas Trial Lawyers Association, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, and the American Association for Justice. Michael is also a past President of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.

Photos and videos

Mike Guajardo and Greg Marks are experienced Dallas personal injury litigation lawyers and represent victims of car accidents, 18 wheeler wrecks, defective products, medical malpractice and serious injury cases in Dallas and throughout Texas.
At Guajardo & Marks LLP, our Dallas personal injury lawyers do not charge for an initial consultation and operate on a contingency fee basis. This means that you will not pay any fee upfront and only if we win your case.
Licensed for 30 years
State TX
Status Eligible to Practice in Texas
Acquired 1992
Updated 01/24/2023

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Michael

Similar lawyers nearby

Slack Davis Sanger, LLP
6001 Bold Ruler Way
Suite 100
Austin, TX, 78746
Slack Davis Sanger LLP
3500 Maple Avenue
Dallas, TX, 75219
Slack Davis Sanger LLP
100 Lexington Street
Ste 70
Fort Worth, TX, 76102
Hide locations


Not yet reviewed. Review Michael


  • Contingency 35%-45%


AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Slack Davis Sanger, LLP
  • 2021 - Present
  • Partner
  • Guajardo & Marks, LLP
  • 2011 - 2021
  • Founder
  • Law Offices of Michael G. Guajardo
  • 2008 - 2011
  • Attorney
  • Law Offices of Frank L. Branson, P.C.
  • 2000 - 2008
View all work experience


  • Texas Tech University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • Texas Tech University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1982


  • American Association for Justice
  • Board of Governors
  • 2015 - Present
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Director
  • 2003 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Member
  • N/A
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation
  • Life Fellow
  • N/A
  • Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • President
  • 2014 - 2014
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • President-Elect
  • 2013 - 2013
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • VP of Membership
  • 2010 - 2012
  • Dallas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Director
  • 2007 - 2021
View all associations

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Nation's Top One Percent
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyers
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2014
  • Best Lawyers
  • D Magazine
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyers
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyers
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2012
  • Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2011
  • Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2010
  • Super Lawyer
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2009
  • Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • N/A
  • Member
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • N/A
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • N/A
  • Best Law Firms
  • U.S. News & World Report
  • N/A
View all awards

Attorney endorsements

Received (1)
Given (0)
Endorse Michael
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of his clients and getting them the most favorable result possible."
This attorney hasn't created any attorney endorsements recently on Avvo.