HOUSTON, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Three lawyers with Texas-based Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey PC have earned recognition among the top young lawyers in the state with their selection to the Texas Rising Stars list for 2017.
Kelley Bentley, honored for her work in Elder Law, also is listed among the Top 100 Up and Coming Lawyers in Texas and the Top 50 Up and Coming Women Lawyers. This is her fifth consecutive year to make the Rising Stars list.
Ms. Bentley, who is a Certified Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation, as well as Board Certified in Probate and Estate Planning by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, advises clients on eligibility for Medicaid long-term care and other benefits, estates, trusts, and guardianships. She is based in the firm's Fort Bend County office.
Firm shareholder Rick Anderson, a high-stakes commercial litigator, is making his sixth appearance on the Rising Stars list. He is being honored for his Professional Liability defense work. He recently earned his Board Certification in Consumer Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is based in the firm's Houston office.
Justin Markel, recognized for his Employment & Labor practice, was selected for the third year in a row. He recently earned Board Certification in Labor and Employment Law. He is based in the firm's Houston and Fort Bend County offices.
"These young lawyers work hard every day to do their best for our clients. This honor is a well-deserved testament to their skill and dedication," said Marc Markel, shareholder and one of the firm's founders.
Rising Stars recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of eligible attorneys in Texas and involves nominations, independent research and peer evaluations. Part of the Super Lawyers rating service owned by Thomson Reuters, the listing will be published in the Texas edition of Super Lawyers magazine and the April issue of Texas Monthly.
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