Leonard B. Gabbay

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Austin, Texas
877-472-0404 (Toll Free)

The Austin Chronicle recognized Mr. Gabbay as "The Best Personal Injury Lawyer and Will Writer Extraordinaire." He has been a featured speaker for the Texas Trial Lawyers Association on "Effective Settlement Videos", and presents talks to other lawyers at the University of Texas School of Law CLE on Effective Presentation of a Client's Case. Mr. Gabbay's work producing effective settlement videos for his clients earned national recognition on NPR's "On the Media."

Mr. Gabbay uses modern technology to convey information about your accident and takes full advantage of e-courtrooms to show video, PowerPoint, and other media presentations to present your case to judge and jury. His commitment to your well being makes him an effective trial lawyer.

Areas of Practice

  • Trucking Accidents
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • DWI Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Defects
  • Premises Liability - Plaintiff
  • Wrongful Death - Plaintiff

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas


  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1991
  • New York University, New York, New York
    • B.A. - 1987

Published Works

  • Best Personal Injury Attorney and Will Writer Extraordinaire, 1995 Austin Chronicle Critics Pick

Representative Clients

  • Personal Injury
  • Victims of Drunk Drivers
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Wrongful Death Cases
  • Catastrophic Injuries


  • The Effective Demand Letter, How to Present Your Client's Case, University of Texas School of Law Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 2008
  • How to Make an Effective Settlement Video, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell (highest rating)
  • Best Personal Injury Lawyer Austin Chronicle Critics Pick - 1995

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Capital Area Trial Lawyers Association, President, 2008-2009
  • State Bar of Texas, Member, 1992 - Present
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1993 - Present
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, 1994 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • O'Meara and Gabbay, L.L.P., Partner, 1995 - 2000
  • Law Office of Tomas J. O'Meara, Jr., Associate, 1992 - 1995


  • Phi Delta Phi