“We passionately believe that people who have been seriously
injured or have lost loved ones due to the negligent actions
of others deserve a voice.”


Our Attorneys


maryMary Alice McLarty has been licensed to practice law since 1984 and in 2013 was named one of the Top 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America by the National Law Journal. She has litigated and settled cases in diverse areas of the law, and has come to focus on mostly personal injury cases:

Mary Alice is dedicated to maintaining a case load that allows her to give personal attention to each individual case.

During her down time, Mary Alice loves traveling with her husband, Dr. Calixto Romero, and being with her eight grandchildren.


Mary Alice McLarty participated in Trial Lawyers Care, providing free representation to victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. She also chaired the Domestic Violence Task Force in Lubbock several times, served on the Texas state board of the American Cancer Society, volunteered at the Dallas Convention Center to help New Orleans evacuees after Hurricane Katrina, has volunteered with Habitat For Humanity and serves as a mentor for students at North Texas University School of Law. These and other volunteer positions, including educating students about distracted driving, reflect her commitment to using her skills and expertise to better the lives of her fellow Americans.

Experience and Recognition

Throughout 26 years of trial practice, Mary Alice McLarty has continued to expand her knowledge and expertise to better serve her clients’ needs. She has been formally recognized several times in the legal field and appointed many prestigious positions:

  • Past President: American Association for Justice (AAJ)
  • Top 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America, National Law Journal 2013
  • Super Lawyer: 2004-present
  • Member and Board of Directors: Texas Trial Lawyers Association, since 1984 and 1986 respectively
  • Member: Dallas Trial Lawyers Association, since 1996
  • Board of Trustees: National College of Advocacy (NCA)
  • Distinguished Service Award: AAJ, 2009 and 2010
  • Faculty Member: Trial Advocacy College of Texas, 2001-2004 and 2010
  • Louise Raggio Award: Dallas Women’s Bar Association

Mary Alice McLarty is also a 2004 graduate of Trial Lawyers College in Wyoming.


bpope2Even at a young age, Bryan knew he wanted to help people. Being the son of a Southern preacher, he continually saw his father helping others through times of grief and illness. The right to trial by jury inspires and motivates him to defend and give voice to those in need.

Bryan believes lawyers are counselors in every sense of the word. They not only defend the rights of their clients, but counsel them through life-altering events and grief.

When he’s not in the office, Bryan enjoys spending time with his wife, Cheryl, a consultant, by traveling, playing golf, following the North Carolina Tarheels basketball team, and grilling on his Big Green Egg while hanging out with their two Golden Retrievers and two cats.

Bryan focuses on serious personal injury litigation and wrongful death cases, including:

With a strong belief in fighting for justice, Bryan Pope is dedicated to help those who have no voice and whose lives have been shattered by the careless actions of individuals or the consequences of corporate misconduct or neglect.

Experience and Recognition

Bryan has been a trial lawyer for over 20 years, providing clients with much-needed services in their time of need.

  • Juris Doctorate: Southern Methodist University School of Law, 1993
  • Member, Dallas Trial Lawyers Association
    • President 2012
  • Member, Texas Trial Lawyers Association
    • PAC Chair 2014
    • Vice President Political Affairs 2015
    • Executive Committee 2013 – 2015
    • Board of Directors 2001 – 2015
  • American Association for Justice
    • State Delegate 2011 – 2015
  • Member: Texas State Bar Association
  • Member: Dallas Bar Association