DALLAS, Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Three attorneys from the Texas-based Family Law boutique Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP, have been selected by the editors of D CEO magazine for the inaugural edition of the Dallas 500, which recognizes "The most powerful business leaders in Dallas-Fort Worth" in various professional categories.
Name partners R. Scott Downing and Keith Nelson were among the elite group of 12 Family Law attorneys selected to the list. Also honored was former state District Judge Marilea Lewis, who was selected to the list prior to joining the firm in October.
The selection of the Dallas 500 honorees was the culmination of more than a year of interviews and extensive research by D CEO editors. The publication features executives in more than 60 industries and business categories.
Mr. Downing is a skilled litigator who has represented numerous Family Law clients in complex high-dollar property and custody cases. He has earned recognition in Texas Super Lawyers' Top 100 Lawyers in Texas; D Magazine's Best Lawyers in Dallas; and The Best Lawyers in America.
Mr. Nelson is a highly respected attorney with more than 30 years of experience in divorce and custody litigation. He also has been selected among the Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine; Top 100 Lawyers in Texas by Texas Super Lawyers; and The Best Lawyers in America.
Ms. Lewis served two terms as judge of the 330th Family District Court in Dallas from 2002 to 2010 after serving as the court's Associate Judge from 1992 to 2002. Like Mr. Downing and Mr. Nelson, she also has earned recognition among the Best Lawyers in Dallas in D Magazine, Texas Super Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America.
With 16 lawyers and offices in Dallas, San Antonio and Frisco, Texas, Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP, is one of the largest firms in Texas focused solely on trials and appeals in Family Law cases. Four partners are Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers. Every firm partner is a member of the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists and all are Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Orsinger holds additional board certification in Civil Appellate Law.
SOURCE Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP