PASSION FOR PEOPLE

Daly & Campbell is led by trial attorneys Brendan M. Daly and J. Reese Campbell who have a passion for helping people.  After serving the community and representing the State of Texas as prosecutors, Brendan Daly and Reese Campbell utilize their civil experience and  trial expertise to guide their clients through whatever challenges life may bring them.

Daly & Campbell are able to offer their clients legal services in a full range of areas due to their wide ranging experience.  To get a better idea of the spectrum of their legal expertise, see their current list of 2018 cases below.  Their academic approach to the study of allow not only allows them to help a broader group of clients but also allows them to offer legal services to those who are facing unique and complicated challenges.

EXPERTISE

Daly & Campbell are able to offer their clients legal services in a full range of areas due to their wide ranging experience.  To get a better idea of the spectrum of their legal expertise, see their current list of 2018 cases below.  Their academic approach to the study of allow not only allows them to help a broader group of clients but also allows them to offer legal services to those who are facing unique and complicated challenges.

TRIAL LAWYERS

Clients find comfort knowing that “Trial Lawyers” is not a marketing gimmick.  In the modern age of mediation and arbitration, that vast majority of civil litigation attorneys have little courtroom experience.  As prosecutors, Brendan Daly and Reese Campbell gained experience trying countless jury trials ranging from white collar crime to murder.  Now they utilize these skills on behalf of clients involved in civil litigation. 

Practice Areas

Wills & Probate

Daly & Campbell have years of experience of ensuring that families are ready to meet all future challenges.

  • Family Settlement Agreements
    The expectation of inheritance can often times bring out the worst in us. It is not uncommon for families to engage in all out war over property they did little to earn. In 1924, a Texas appeals court said, "Law suits between brothers and sisters over parental devises or inheritances almost invariably lead to bitterness … Read more

Business Litigation

Daly & Campbell have years of representing business owners, partners & employees in all matters of business litigation.

  • Texas Non-compete Agreements
    Non-compete agreements are important to Texas business owners who understand the importance of protecting their business goodwill, trade secrets, and other confidential or proprietary information.  It is also extremely important for business owners who invest their time and money in employees.  Without an enforceable non-compete agreement, a business owner can spend loads of resources on an … Read more
  • Employment Lawsuits: A Laundry List of Reasons to Sue or Be Sued
    Work and employment related lawsuits are far more common than most people realize.  Employers and employees need more awareness about what can get them in trouble.  You should be familiar with some things in our list but maybe surprised by others. DiscriminationGender, Age, Race, National Origin, Religion – Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. § … Read more

Personal Injury

Whether you are injured by a drunk driver or you are facing a tragic wrongful death instance,  trust the lawyer who gives every case an exceptional level of attention.

  • What Causes Truck Accidents
    Every truck accident is different, but many accidents have similar causes. At the Daly & Campbell Law Firm, attorneys Brendan Daly and Reese Campbell understand that negligence is the most common cause of truck accidents. Our lawyers help people injured in truck accidents obtain full compensation for their injuries, pain and suffering, property damage, medical … Read more
  • What To Do After A Car Accident
    According to the ASIRT (Association for Safe International Road Travel), nearly 2.35 million people are injured in car crashes each year. With such a high statistic, it’s no wonder taking any form of legal action can be intimidating, and even discouraging. However, at Daly Law Firm, we firmly believe in defending you to the best … Read more
  • Causes of Truck Accidents: Truck Driver Negligence
    In his song “Eastbound and Down,” Jerry Reed summed up the problem truck drivers face every day: “We’ve got a long way to go and a short time to get there.” The pressure to make deliveries on time can cause truck drivers to take risks that put themselves and other drivers at risk. The attorneys … Read more
  • Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyers: Safety Equipment
    Override and underride accidents are serious, and often fatal, types of car-truck accidents that are caused by a lack of important safety equipment. Override accidents happen when a truck runs over a car in front of it. Underride accidents occur when a car drives under an 18-wheeler, or other large truck. They account for up … Read more
  • Causes of Truck Accidents: Inadequate Truck Maintenance
    A truck is not safe unless it is in proper working order. Failure to inspect, repair and maintain a commercial truck can lead to accidents, injuries and deaths.  The attorneys at the Daly & Campbell Law Firm represent clients who have been injured because a semi tractor trailer, or other large truck was not properly … Read more

Family & Divorce

There are no winners in family court therefore we are are dedicated to just one thing — aggressively fighting to gain our clients the best possible result. If you need help through a divorce, uncontested divorce, child custody issues, child support or any other family law matters then we are here to help you.

  • Calculating Texas Child Support
    Calculating monthly child support payments in Texas usually comes down to doing some math.  Below are the standard guidelines however your circumstances may be different especially if paying child support for children in multiply homes.   How many children? The Texas Family Code provides for the following guidelines: 1 child = 20% of the non-custodial parent’s … Read more

Business Services

From business formation to contract review, Daly & Campbell help business succeed.

  • How to Setup an LLC in Texas: Picking a Name
    Picking the name can actually be difficult both creatively and legally. Legally, you have to ensure you do not pick a name that is the same or similar to another company's name. There are three categories of name similarity: 1. The names are the same. Fairly straight forward. (1 TAC §79.3 2. Names that are … Read more
  • How to Setup an LLC in Texas: Overview
    We enjoy nothing more than helping someone start a new business. When at the ground level of an endeavor, your first steps can matter the most. Selecting the proper business entity and structure generally concerns liability, taxation, governance and funding. If the business is not reliant on venture capital or selling stock, an LLC is … Read more
  • Texas Non-compete Agreements
    Non-compete agreements are important to Texas business owners who understand the importance of protecting their business goodwill, trade secrets, and other confidential or proprietary information.  It is also extremely important for business owners who invest their time and money in employees.  Without an enforceable non-compete agreement, a business owner can spend loads of resources on an … Read more

Health Care Provider Reimbursement

While doctors focus on the health of their patients, we focus on the health of their business. We have assisted doctors and medical practice groups with prompt pay claims, insurance disputes and clearinghouse audits.

    Education & Juvenile Justice

    Daly & Campbell have years of providing guidance to parents and protecting the future of children.

    • What Students & Parents Should Know About School Suspensions in Texas
      Students have limited first amendment rights on campus.  Under Texas law, schools can suspend student’s for up to three days for almost any reason.  The Constitution requires that prior to a student being suspended, the student should be informed of the alleged misconduct and be given a chance to explain.  Texas law doesn’t require schools … Read more
    • Understanding the Special Education Process
      Parents often feel lost when seeking help for a child that is struggling in school.  All children have a right to an education Texas.  The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is meant to ensure that all students with disabilities receive the education that they deserve. The Referral Notice of Rights Full and Individual Evaluation … Read more

    Criminal Defense

    As a former prosecutors, Daly & Campbell have handled thousands of criminal cases and investigations ranging from misdemeanor marijuana to murder.

    • What is Mortgage Fraud?
      Going through the mortgage application process is grueling.  Lenders demand extensive documentation and long applications.  Mortgage fraud cases generally involve a material misstatement, misrepresentation or omissions on a mortgage application. This normally relates to property or income that is presented to and relied upon by the lender in making a decision whether to provide the loan … Read more
    • DWI Traffic Stops
      Most DWI’s start with a traffic stop which is why the first thing to evaluate in your case is whether or not it was a lawful stop.  Being stopped for a traffic violation is a temporary detention.  Temporary detentions are meant to provide the police an opportunity to further investigate whether or not a crime … Read more
    • DWI & “Community Supervision” (Probation)
      The vast majority of DWI convictions result in probation.  Probation is formally called “community supervision.”  When probation is granted, a person is first sentence to jail/prison and a possible fine but that sentence is then suspended for a period of time.  During that suspended time period, the person is required to follow a list of … Read more
    • DWI Offenses & Punishments
      DWI Offenses & Punishments including mandatory Driver’s License Suspensions Driving While Intoxicated First Offense Class B Misdemeanor 1. Three days to 180 days in jail and a possible a fine up to $2,000; or 2. Probation for up to 2 years Impact on Driver’s License Loss of driver license up to a year Annual fee of $1,000 or $2,000 for three … Read more
    • Refusing the Test: Driver’s License Suspensions
      Most people have heard and believe that you should always refuse.  If you refuse, your driver’s license is “automatically” suspended.  Reese prefers to say it’s subject* to being suspended.  After a refusal, the officer can (and probably will) obtain a search warrant to forcible take a blood sample. *Reese says you are subject to a suspension because … Read more

    Attorneys

    Brendan Daly

    Brendan M. Daly is from League City, Texas.  Mr. Daly earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Touro Law Center in Huntington, NY in 2005 while working full-time at The New York Times in their NYC office.  Mr. Daly received his Bachelor of Science degree from the City University of New York in 1999 after attending the University of Louisiana-Lafayette on a full baseball scholarship.  Mr. Daly’s two greatest achievements are his much-loved children, Brock and Eva.

    Brendan Daly is fully licensed to practice law in the United States’ Southern District Court of Texas, and is a member of several prestigious legal associations, including:

    Texas BAR Association | The College of the State Bar of Texas


    Reese Campbell

    Reese Campbell is from west Texas.  He came to Galveston County after law school to start his legal career as a prosecutor.  Reese has spent his entire career as a trial lawyer.  Although many attorneys make this claim, most attorneys never see the inside of a courtroom.  Reese has spent almost half of the last eleven years  being in a courtroom.

    Reese believes that nothing can be better than firsthand experience when fighting your case.

    Reese has extensive experience in the courtroom. He has tried over 50 jury trials, and has conducted hundreds of hearings in Texas courtrooms. He has worked in Galveston, Harris, Brazoria, Montgomery, Bexar, Fort Bend and other counties.

    After joining with Brendan to form Daly & Campbell, the two operate as a team of attorneys who use their experience in the courtroom to get results for clients.

    Reese Campbell graduated from Abilene Christian University with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Bible Studies. He earned his Law Degree in from St. Mary’s University Law School in San Antonio, Texas where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and within the top 5% of his class.

    Courts of Admittance:
    State of Texas
    United States District Court Southern District of Texas

    Memberships:
    College of the State Bar of Texas

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    Brendan is an absolute Godsend in my life. I have Stage 4 Breast Cancer and I was unjustly arrested for a ridiculous charge. I also live out of state. I called two lawyers -one wanted $25,000 and the other $10,000. Brendan was much more reasonable and much much more caring. Without me even having to

    anonymous
    anonymous

    Having never dealt with law enforcement in the past, it was to my surprise when the police officer told me that I was charged with assault in an attempt to protect my property. A friend recommended Brendan to me with confidence that he can help me with the case. Sure enough, Brendan made a great fir

    Karen
    Karen

    Mr. Campbell is very knowledgeable. He has helped me on a couple of issues, and I am very appreciative of his professionalism, friendliness, willingness to help, and his candor. I have recommended him to others, and will continue to do so.

    Shannon
    Shannon

    Mr. Campbell clearly communicated options and fees upfront. He returned all calls in a timely manner and exhibited an excellent knowledge base in his field, which was most appreciated for a family that had never dealt with the legal system. During a scary and uncertain time in our lives, Reese Campb

    anonymous
    anonymous

    I highly recommend Brendan Daly, upon our first meeting he was very professional and I felt comfortable and trusted him to handle a very serious legal matter. He took the time to show me an extensive list of similar cases to mine that he successfully represented. Brendan diligently listened to the s

    Matt
    Matt

    Brendan was immediately 100% all in with my case. He got to work right away and wanted my input on how to go about my case, most lawyers in my experience don’t do that. He was compassionate to my situation and was extremely optimistic when I was feeling a lot of stress and depression during the on

    Dandi Doherty
    Dandi Doherty

    Pam Matranga
    Pam Matranga

    These guys are GREAT!

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