Larry Taylor is an attorney with The Cochran Firm - Dallas. His practice focuses on serious personal injury litigation concentrating in the areas of wrongful death, automobile accidents, truck accidents, as well as criminal defense cases.
Larry earned his Bachelor's Degree from Texas A&M University. He obtained his Juris Doctor from Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University where he served as a member of the Board of Regents. Prior to attending law school, Larry worked as an investment banker and financial strategist for small business owners.
A lifelong civil servant, Larry is an advocate of public service and an avid supporter of education and the impact it has on a community -qualities his parents instilled in him at an early age.He served as an Assistant District Attorney for the Dallas County District Attorney and was Directory of Outreach for the 30th Congressional District for U.S. Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson. In 2009, Larry was recognized by the Dallas office of Texas Workforce Commission (Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas) for his outstanding efforts in economic empowerment and jobs creation.
Larry is involved with the Martin Luther King Family Clinic and Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic which provide healthcare to the under-served African American and Hispanic communities in Dallas. He has served on the boards of area nonprofit organizations including Operation Oasis, the advisory committee for DOORS, and Faith & Philanthropy Institute. Larry also works to provide network opportunities for ex-offenders and their families and volunteers his time as a coach with area youth sports teams.