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08 Jun, 2017, 15:47 ET The Lanier Law Firm Ranked as Top-Tier Firm by International Legal Publication

The prestigious Legal 500 directory has recognized The Lanier Law Firm as one of the top five firms in the nation for its representation of...


17 May, 2017, 11:15 ET Houston Attorney Mark Lanier Inducted into Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

Acclaimed trial attorney Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, has been selected to the National Trial Lawyers Association's Trial Lawyer...


03 May, 2017, 12:06 ET Houston Lawyer Mark Lanier Among Finalists for Prestigious National Award

Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm has been named one of seven finalists for the honor of Business Trial Lawyer of the Year...


12 Apr, 2017, 12:26 ET Teen Suing Idaho School District for Civil Rights Violations Adds High-Powered Attorneys to Legal Team

The Lanier Law Firm has been named co-lead counsel of the trial team representing a mentally challenged student who was the alleged victim of...


27 Mar, 2017, 13:00 ET Three from Lanier Law Firm Named to List of New York's Top Women Attorneys

Three attorneys from the New York office of The Lanier Law Firm have been named to the list of Top Women Attorneys in New York by the editors of...


09 Mar, 2017, 18:14 ET Family of Texas Man Killed in Biloxi Bus Crash Retains Lanier Law Firm

The Lanier Law Firm is representing the family of Kenneth Hoffman, one of four people killed earlier this week when the tour bus they were riding...


09 Feb, 2017, 13:54 ET Mark Lanier Named Trial Lawyer of the Year by National Trial Lawyers Group

Members of an invitation-only organization of top trial lawyers have singled out attorney Mark Lanier as its Trial Lawyer of the Year, while...


06 Jul, 2016, 13:18 ET Texas Federal Court Rules DePuy Hip Implant Trials in Dallas Will Proceed

 A federal judge in Dallas has cleared the way for a September trial in the ongoing multidistrict litigation filed against DePuy Orthopaedics...


22 Mar, 2016, 10:53 ET New York Appeals Court Says Law Firm Wrongly Excluded from Bank of America Settlement

 A three-judge federal panel has overturned a lower court ruling that excluded a Dayton, Ohio-based law firm from claiming $6.2 million in...


17 Mar, 2016, 14:14 ET Dallas Jury Awards Nearly $500 Million Against J&J Unit in Bellwether Hip Implant Trial

A federal jury in Dallas has awarded a $497.6 million verdict to five people who suffered a variety of debilitating physical problems after...


06 Oct, 2015, 11:00 ET Lanier Law Firm's Dr. Robert Leone Elected Delta Theta Phi Chancellor

Noted attorney and trial psychologist Dr. Robert Leone of The Lanier Law Firm in Houston has been elected Chancellor of Delta Theta Phi, the...


03 Feb, 2015, 12:52 ET Professional Golf Caddies Sue PGA Tour Over Unpaid Endorsements

 A group of more than 80 professional golf caddies who work for some of the highest-profile golfers in the world have filed a federal lawsuit...


29 Jan, 2015, 12:19 ET Houston's Mark Lanier Earns Trial Lawyer of the Year Honor

 Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm recently was named the 2015 Trial Lawyer of the Year by The National Trial Lawyers...


03 Dec, 2014, 15:43 ET The Lanier Law Firm Verdict, Settlement Among Nation's Largest for 2014

 Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier and The Lanier Law Firm are being recognized by The National Law Journal for winning the country's...


02 Oct, 2014, 11:00 ET Attorney Mark Lanier, The Lanier Law Firm Earn National Honors

 Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier and The Lanier Law Firm recently earned top honors from two of the nation's leading legal publications...


29 Sep, 2014, 11:00 ET The Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Named Among Best in New York, Texas for 2014

 A total of 12 attorneys from The Lanier Law Firm in Houston and New York have been named among the top legal practitioners in their respective...


20 Aug, 2014, 10:20 ET The Lanier Law Firm Attorneys in Houston, New York Listed Among Nation's Best

 The Lanier Law Firm founder Mark Lanier and firm attorney Richard "Rick" Meadow once again are being recognized as two of the country's top...


05 Feb, 2014, 10:25 ET The Lanier Law Firm Announces New Roles for Two Top Attorneys in NY

 The Lanier Law Firm, one of the country's leading trial law firms, is pleased to announce notable new roles for New York attorneys Richard D....


15 Aug, 2013, 10:42 ET Esteemed Professor Arthur R. Miller Joins The Lanier Law Firm

The Lanier Law Firm is proud to announce the addition of renowned attorney and law professor Arthur R. Miller to the firm's stellar team. He joins...


07 Aug, 2013, 11:06 ET The Lanier Law Firm Joins Lawsuit Against EA Sports over 'NCAA Football' Video Games

 Noted courtroom attorney Mark Lanier of the The Lanier Law Firm has joined the trial team representing former Rutgers University...


09 Jul, 2013, 15:51 ET Family Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Ole Miss, NCAA

The family of former University of Mississippi student-athlete Bennie "Buster" Abram has reached a settlement in the wrongful death lawsuit filed...


01 Jul, 2013, 11:12 ET Houston Attorney Mark Lanier Highlighted Among Nation's Top Personal Injury Attorneys

Acclaimed trial attorney Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, has earned recognition as one of the country's top personal injury lawyers in...


20 Jun, 2013, 14:32 ET The Lanier Law Firm Highlighted Among Nation's Leading Mass Tort, Class Action Law Firms

   The Lanier Law Firm has earned recognition in the prestigious 2013 U.S. edition of The Legal 500 based on the firm's work for...


13 Jun, 2013, 12:05 ET The Lanier Law Firm's Lee Cirsch Highlighted on 2013 Southern California Rising Stars List

Noted California trial attorney Lee Cirsch from The Lanier Law Firm has earned a spot on the 2013 Southern California Rising Stars listing based on...


29 May, 2013, 14:56 ET The Lanier Law Firm Recognized for Winning Two of Texas' Largest Verdicts

Two courtroom verdicts won by The Lanier Law Firm are featured among the top Texas jury awards of the past year in a special publication from Texas...