Payne and Blanchard, L.L.P.
PH: 214.953.1313
FX: 214.220.0439

Tanner C. Forman, Associate

Tanner C. Forman

Contact Information:

Telephone: (214) 231-3259
Facsimile: (214) 220-0439

Current Scope of Practice:

Tanner Forman is a civil trial attorney who represents clients involved in litigation throughout Texas, with his focus primarily being in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. He has represented individuals and companies in cases involving trucking and automobile litigation, subrogation, construction litigation, personal injury defense, premises liability, product liability, and wrongful death litigation.


  • Utah State University, B.S., 2011, cum laude
  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 2014, magna cum laude

Professional Affiliations:

  • Admitted, State Bar of Texas, 2015
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society

Practice Areas:

  • Commercial Auto and Trucking Litigation
  • Construction Defect and Construction Litigation
  • Personal Lines Auto Litigation
  • Subrogation
  • Premises Liability Litigation
  • Personal Injury and Tort Defense
  • Product Liability Litigation

Representative Litigation Matters:

  • Defense of local and national trucking companies in personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits involving commercial vehicles.
  • Defense of contractors and subcontractors in construction defect litigation and arbitration.
  • Representation of retailers in premises liability lawsuits.
  • Insurance defense of individuals in personal injury lawsuits related to motor vehicle accidents or personal liability under homeowner’s insurance.
  • Defense of national insurance companies in first-party uninsured/underinsured motorist and bad faith claim denial cases.
  • Defense of manufacturers and distributors of products in product liability cases.


Tanner completed his undergraduate studies in 2011, majoring in finance and economics, with a minor in Spanish. Prior to law school, Tanner worked as a licensed stockbroker. His personal interests include baseball, golf, college football, reading, and spending time with family.


English and Spanish