Over 25 Years

of experience by each of the firm's shareholders.



solutions enable carriers to achieve greater efficiency and savings.


Our Team

of experienced attorneys has managed thousands of cases for small P&C and non-standard insurance carriers.


New to Texas?

We have assisted several insurance carriers new to Texas in creating their presence here.

What We Do


Provide a Wealth of Expertise at a Competitive Hourly or Flat Rate

Since our founding nearly 20 years ago, we’ve worked with many small P&C and non-standard insurance carriers utilizing both limited liability and standard policies. Over time we have grown to 8 experienced, on-staff attorneys and 18 support staff members. As a leader in the non-standard insurance defense field throughout Texas, we offer flexible fixed-fee billing structures to create efficient and effective litigation defense results.

Bain & Barkley’s unique billing structures enable our clients to achieve greater certainty, cost-savings and organizational efficiency – without jeopardizing results or adversely impacting average indemnity payments.

Practice Areas: Data-Centric. Relationship Driven.

From the initiation of an engagement, Bain & Barkley helps clients to efficiently and consistently manage their cases. This includes providing weekly or monthly reports with statistical information on case activity that supports claims management and decision making.

Auto Liability Defense

The firm’s attorneys are versed in all arguments and have managed virtually every type of policy, loss or claim.

First-Party Homeowners

Bain & Barkley’s expertise comprises coverage investigations, opinions and defense in first- and third-party suits.

Storm Cases

Bain & Barkley helps carriers defend against storm suits throughout Texas, including firestorms, windstorms, hailstorms and tornadoes.

Coverage Issues

Bain & Barkley offers expert counsel to clients on coverage issues that are unique to limited liability policies.

Fraud Investigation

Bain & Barkley has provided expert counsel and conducted internal and external fraud investigations for corporations in a variety of industries, as well as nationally known, small P&C and non-standard insurance carriers.

Why Bain & Barkley?


The Bain & Barkley difference is that we are service providers who understand the unique and changing dynamics of the non-standard insurance industry. Our partnered carriers have discovered that having us litigate the bulk of their docket creates economies of scale and a clear view of measurable cost savings.

I highly endorse Bain & Barkley. They are very knowledgeable, trustworthy and get incredible results. The entire staff associated with Bain & Barkley works hard, responds quickly and creates solutions.

Litigation Supervisor – Athena K.

Bain & Barkley is very well-respected in the insurance community. I wholeheartedly recommend them to anyone looking for a defense firm that knows the law and truly cares about getting their clients the most favorable results possible.

National Litigation Director - David C.