FORT WORTH, Texas, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Wade A. Barrow of Fort Worth's The Law Offices of Steven C. Laird has been honored as one of the state's top young lawyers on the 2012 Texas Rising Stars list.
This is the fourth consecutive year that Mr. Barrow has been honored on the Texas Rising Stars list, which is reserved for no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Texas. His selection to the exclusive list is based on his strong performances in jury trials across Texas, nominations from attorneys who have seen him practice law firsthand, and selection by a blue-ribbon panel of lawyers.
The 2012 Texas Rising Stars list appears in the April issue of Texas Monthly and Texas Rising Stars magazines.
"It's good to see that Wade's hard trial work has earned continued recognition from his fellow lawyers," says firm founder Steven C. Laird. "His reputation as a passionate advocate for clients continues to grow through his efforts in jury and bench trials across Texas."
Mr. Barrow, a fifth generation Texan, is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He also is certified in Civil Trial Law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He has served on the Membership Committee for the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the board of directors for the Tarrant County Trial Lawyers Association.
After graduating from Baylor University with a B.A. in political science and journalism in 1998, Mr. Barrow attended the University of Texas School of Law, where he earned his J.D. degree in 2001. His focus on civil justice has been a lifelong pursuit. He was a Student Attorney for the University of Texas Domestic Violence Clinic and earned the Outstanding Volunteer Award for the Women's Advocacy Project in 2001.
The Law Offices of Steven C. Laird, P.C., is a Fort Worth, Texas, law firm whose lawyers and staff members are committed to finding justice in every case we handle. For more than 30 years, we have worked responsibly and diligently to represent individuals and families in personal injury cases where corporate and individual negligence has resulted in significant injuries and wrongful death.
For more information on Mr. Barrow's Texas Rising Stars honor, contact Dave Moore at 214-559-4630 or [email protected].
SOURCE The Law Offices of Steven C. Laird