William R. Floyd

Of Counsel

Mr. Floyd focuses his practice on transportation, defending railroads in cases that involve toxic exposure, asbestos, grade crossing accidents, the Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA), and property litigation.

Mr. Floyd moved to Colorado in 2014 and joined Hall & Evans as a Special Counsel. Prior to joining Hall & Evans, he was a firm officer at McLeod Alexander Powel and Apffel.

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 2014
  • Texas, 1991
  • Kansas, 2013
  • Missouri (inactive), 2016
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas


Denver Office
1001 17th Street
Suite 300
Denver, CO 80202


JD: Baylor University, 1991
BS: University of Texas, 1988, Economics



More About

  • BNSF Ry. Co. v. Baca, 2018 Tex. App. LEXIS 2280, 2018 WL 1528573 (Tex. App. Fort Worth Mar. 29, 2018)
  • Henry v. Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp., 2010 Tex. App. LEXIS 7557, 2010 WL 3582636 (Tex. App. Tyler Sept. 15, 2010)
Professional Associations
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
Career Distinctions & Honors
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Railroad Law, 2021-2024
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, “Lawyer of The Year” in Denver for Railroad Law, 2023
  • Martindale-Hubbell®, AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow