Travis M. Casey represents corporations and individuals in catastrophic personal injury, transportation, workplace injury, premises liability, dram shop, breach of contract, and nonsubscriber litigation as well as other complex business issues. He believes in keeping his clients informed as he progresses their interests and works tirelessly to achieve optimal results. Mr. Casey handles all facets of litigation, from inception through trial. He helps his clients to focus on their daily lives and businesses while managing the pressures of a lawsuit.
Mr. Casey began his legal career by starting his own law firm and building a client base. In his burgeoning firm, Mr. Casey represented the owner of developed Manhattan real estate holdings in a business dispute, victims in automobile and burn accidents, and landowners seeking redress from municipalities. Mr. Casey also engaged in oil and gas title work, drafted contracts, handled business formation matters, and served as a mediator in over 100 civil cases.
While in law school, Mr. Casey was an undefeated negotiator on the Alternative Dispute Resolution team and was honored for Excellence in Mediation through his service as a mediator for the Superior Courthouse of Riverside County. In addition, Mr. Casey served as Articles Editor for his school’s Law and Public Policy Journal, President of the Entrepreneurship Law Society, as an in-house law clerk for a national health care corporation and for a Washington, D.C. energy lobbying firm. As a law clerk for an innocence project, Mr. Casey’s legal work resulted in the exoneration of two individuals who were wrongfully convicted of murders in the 1990s. Mr. Casey also researched and edited publications for some of the nation’s premier legal scholars, in addition to authoring his own works.
Mr. Casey edited five of the most widely disseminated texts on Constitutional Law and Legal Ethics, including Rotunda & Nowak’s preeminent Treatise on Constitutional Law: Substance and Procedure, the tenth edition of Ronald Rotunda’s Modern Constitutional Law, Legal Ethics: in a Nutshell, and the 2012 and 2013 Selected Standards on Professional Responsibility. Mr. Casey also drafted an amicus curiae brief on behalf of the Major Cities Chiefs of Police Association, the U.S. Conference of Mayors, and the International Municipal Lawyers Association, that was submitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. While clerking at a Washington, D.C. energy lobbying firm, Mr. Casey’s report on energy-related authorizations granted to the Department of Energy was utilized in a U.S. Senate Committee hearing by Ranking Member Senator Lisa Murkowski as a basis to support the energy bill Mr. Casey’s firm was championing, thereby leading to the overwhelming passage of the Energy Policy Modernization Act.