Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Honored in Best Lawyers in America for 2016

Aug 25, 2015, 15:21 ET from The Lanier Law Firm

HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys Mark Lanier, Richard D. Meadow and Eugene R. Egdorf from the Houston and New York offices of The Lanier Law Firm have been selected for the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers of America.

This marks the 10th year that Mr. Lanier has been included in the annual guide to the country's top lawyers based on his many multimillion-dollar verdicts and sizable settlements for injured plaintiffs and businesses. He is recognized in the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers as the Houston-area Lawyer of the Year for Mass Tort Litigation and Class Actions.

Mr. Lanier has been named among the Top 10 Trial Attorneys in the nation twice by The National Law Journal, which also recognized him and the firm in the 2015 Plaintiff's Hot List.

Mr. Meadow practices in the firm's New York office as the National Mass Tort Leader for The Lanier Law Firm. He has been a trial attorney for over 30 years, representing countless victims in high-profile mass tort litigation involving dangerous products. Mr. Meadow has been recognized on the annual New York Super Lawyers list for six consecutive years. He also is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

This is the first year Mr. Egdorf of Houston has been honored in Best Lawyers. He is the Managing Attorney for commercial litigation for The Lanier Law Firm. Mr. Egdorf is one of the nation's top sports law attorneys, including cases involving the NCAA, NFL, PGA Tour and other amateur and professional sports leagues. His many professional honors include multiple selections to the annual Texas Super Lawyers list.

To compile the annual guide to the nation's leading attorneys, Best Lawyers conducts a rigorous survey that includes more than 4 million confidential peer evaluations. The complete 2016 list is available online at

With offices in Houston, New York and Los Angeles, The Lanier Law Firm is committed to addressing client concerns with effective and innovative solutions in courtrooms across the country. The firm is composed of outstanding trial attorneys with decades of experience handling cases involving pharmaceutical liability, asbestos exposure, commercial litigation, product liability, maritime law, and sports and entertainment law. Visit

For more information on the honors for The Lanier Law Firm, contact J.D. Cargill at 713-659-5200 or


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