W. Cagney McCormick
Cagney McCormick zealously represents injured plaintiffs across Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Ohio. He is the only Personal Injury attorney in Texas to be licensed in atleast four states and one federal district. Mr. McCormick is a native of the South Dallas area growing up in Ellis County. He attended the University of Texas at Austin, and graduated in three years with dual degrees in Government and American Studies. After graduation, Mr. McCormick joined Dell Inc. where he quickly became a top sales representative in the company’s non-commercial department. He attended evening classes at St. Mary’s School of Law in San Antonio, while still working full time at Dell. In addition to managing a full-time corporate job and night school, Mr. McCormick completed a thesis focusing on cyber security law — a thesis that was later published by Southern Methodist University School of Law. He spent any extra time working in the school’s Center for Terrorism Law. Mr. McCormick graduated, after four grueling years, with a Certificate of Concentration in Criminal Studies after his law school approved his thesis.
After being admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2012, Mr. McCormick joined a large Personal Injury Firm based in Corpus Christi and was tasked with opening their first satellite office in San Antonio. After two years, he managed over 40 employees. Due to his large volume of big fee settlements month after month, his co-workers gave him the nickname “Rainmaker” for his aggressive negotiating strategy and success.
Over the years he has continued to be aggressive and has even had Geico Insurance file a petition claiming that he led a “campaign of intimidation” against their company because he fought “too hard” for his clients. Mr. McCormick believes in fighting for every client like he would fight for his own family member. Mr. McCormick has worked over 20,000 insurance claims since 2012 and employee over a dozen attorneys across 8 offices nationwide. He continues to manage every aspect of the firm and teach his aggressive treatment strategy to our staff.
He believes that injured Texans deserve the best medical treatment possible. The firm strives to give our clients the best customer service in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Ohio. Mr. McCormick believes in constant communication, and that an aggressive negotiation strategy with the insurance companies is the only way to reach your desired results.
When Mr. McCormick returned back to the DFW area, he initiated the McCormick College Scholarship Program starting at Waxahachie High School in 2016. Each year successful students at WHS who attend the University of Texas at Austin are rewarded with college scholarships. McCormick Law Firm is a proud sponsor of the WHS Cheer Squad, Fort Worth Stock Show, 95.9 The Ranch: Ranch Bash, WHS Special Olympics and various donations to back to school causes throughout DFW.
Cagney McCormick was selected by Best of Bar for having a Top 100 Settlement in Tarrant County in 2018. He personally has settled over $200,000,000.00 in settlements since 2012.
Mr. McCormick is licensed to practice law in the following areas:
Northern District of Texas