Client Focus

Companies that make, distribute, or sell a broad spectrum of motor vehicles including automobiles, tractor-trailers, all-terrain vehicles, forklifts, and other personal or industrial equipment. Also includes those than manufacture component parts for the industry.

Industry Contact

Jeffrey W. Ryan
T  + 214.905.2003

Representative Clients

We’ve represented dealerships, ownership groups, and others in the automotive industry including Sewell Automotive Companies, Van Tuyl Group, and numerous dealership featuring Chevrolet, Ford, Lexus, Toyota, and several other makes, both foreign and domestic.  We’ve also represented service centers, auto repair shops, and mechanic garages.


Chamblee Ryan has the experience needed. Chamblee Ryan uses its decades of proven litigation and corporate experience to provide automotive manufacturers and retailers with unrivaled representation in a wide range of business and liability issues in the automotive industry today. We routinely advise our clients in risk management and when lawsuits are filed, use our innovative and established defense strategies with years of proven courtroom experience to provide our clients in the automotive industry with superior representation.

How we assemble a winning strategy. In the courtroom, we have handled numerous challenging cases including general negligence, product liability, and catastrophic injury accidents. We consistently try cases to verdict and achieve favorable results for our clients. Attorneys for Chamblee Ryan have developed strategies for liability lawsuits that aggressively protect the client’s business and financial interests. As counsel for numerous automotive retailers and dealers, we offer our services as expert counsel in all legal issues that face the automotive industry including personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits, nonsubscriber and employment claims, federal and state regulation, as well as commercial and contract disputes.

Results Driven

Representation of a regional automotive dealership in a wrongful death negligence and product liability lawsuit, reaching a nominal settlement prior to trial based in large part on a pending dispositive summary judgment motion.

Representation of a regional automotive dealership in a nonsubscriber lawsuit filed by an employee after a premises slip-and-fall.