HOUSTON, Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine attorneys with the Houston-based commercial litigation boutique Hicks Thomas LLP earned recognition in the 2017 Texas Super Lawyers guide, a leading resource for legal services based on peer review.
Firm co-founder John B. Thomas along with firm partners Robin Harrison, Stewart Hoffer, Gregg Laswell, Stephen Loftin, Paul L. Mitchell and Allen Rustay were selected for their business litigation work. Firm partner Jay Old earned honors for his civil litigation work, and senior counsel J. Stephen Barrick was recognized for his appellate law track record.
Hicks Thomas is known for its experienced trial lawyers, knowledgeable in handling complex commercial litigation in a variety of industry sectors. Hicks Thomas lawyers represent defendants and plaintiffs in lawsuits involving oil and gas, securities, environmental matters, banking, transportation and health care. The firm also is well-equipped to handle appeals in state and federal appellate courts.
Mr. Thomas and Mr. Hoffer have made the Super Lawyers list every year since it was established in Texas in 2003. Mr. Harrison, Mr. Old and Mr. Loftin have been recognized on the list for more than a dozen years. Other honorees also have been selected multiple times.
The Super Lawyers list, published by Thomson Reuters' legal division, makes its selections based on nominations from lawyers, independent research by a lawyer-led team and evaluation by a blue-ribbon panel of lawyers in the same practice areas as the nominees. The final list represents no more than 5 percent of attorneys in Texas. The list appears in both Super Lawyers and Texas Monthly magazines and is available online at http://www.superlawyers.com.
Founded in 1997, Texas-based Hicks Thomas LLP is a premier litigation firm representing plaintiffs and defendants across the nation with offices in Houston, Austin, Beaumont and Amarillo, Texas, and Sacramento, California. The firm provides in-depth experience in cases involving oil and gas, environmental, complex commercial, toxic tort, construction, products liability, corporate governance, securities, banking, insurance coverage, transportation, trade secrets and business litigation. Visit the firm at http://www.hicks-thomas.com.
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