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Oct 05, 2017, 15:17 ET Eight from Lanier Law Firm Honored on 2017 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Three lawyers from the Lanier Law Firm have earned selection to the 2017 New York Super Lawyers list and five have been named to the Super...


Aug 21, 2017, 15:24 ET Mark Lanier, Seven Others at Lanier Law Firm Earn National Best Lawyers Honors

Eight attorneys from The Lanier Law Firm have been named among the best in the nation in the 2018 edition of the prestigious legal publication The...


Aug 15, 2017, 07:30 ET Lanier Law Firm Trial Advocacy Course Benefits Guatemala SANA Children's Project

The Lanier Law Firm has announced that the proceeds from the firm's upcoming Trial Advocacy Crash Course continuing legal education program will...


Jul 26, 2017, 07:30 ET Lanier Law Firm's Ryan Ellis Selected Among Texas' Top Young Lawyers

Lanier Law Firm associate Ryan D. Ellis has been selected by Texas Lawyer to the magazine's 2017 Lawyers on the Rise list of leading young...


Jul 11, 2017, 16:05 ET Mark Lanier, Rick Meadow Selected to Lawdragon's 500 Leading Lawyers in America

Acclaimed trial lawyers Mark Lanier and Rick Meadow of The Lanier Law Firm have been selected to the prestigious Lawdragon 500 list of the top...


Jun 14, 2017, 15:41 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...


May 09, 2017, 14:30 ET Houston Lawyer Jonathan Wilkerson of The Lanier Law Firm Selected to Texas Rising Stars

Attorney Jonathan Wilkerson of The Lanier Law Firm has been selected to the 2017 Texas Rising Stars listing of the state's top young lawyers based...


May 01, 2017, 15:18 ET Lanier Law Firm Adds Experienced Oil & Gas Attorney Todd Grimmett

Veteran energy company in-house counsel Todd L. Grimmett has joined The Lanier Law Firm as a member of the commercial litigation team, bolstering...


Mar 10, 2017, 13:03 ET Central Florida Homeowners Sue over Toxic Radiation from Phosphate Mines

The Lanier Law Firm has filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of homeowners in Central Florida, charging that operators of phosphate mines failed...


Dec 13, 2016, 13:40 ET Rick Meadow of Lanier Law Firm Gets Key Role in Cancer Lawsuits against J&J

Acclaimed Houston trial lawyer Richard "Rick" Meadow of The Lanier Law Firm has been named to the Plaintiffs' Executive Committee in the federal...


Dec 01, 2016, 18:36 ET Dallas Jury Returns $1 Billion-Plus Verdict in Defective DePuy Hip Implants Lawsuit

A federal jury in Dallas has returned a combined verdict of more than $1 billion on behalf of six people who suffered serious medical complications...


Nov 03, 2016, 11:58 ET The Lanier Law Firm in Houston Named One of America's Best Law Firms

The Lanier Law Firm once again has earned selection as one of the nation's best law firms in the annual survey published by U.S. News & World...


Oct 26, 2016, 13:02 ET EpiPen Maker Mylan Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit

A class-action lawsuit filed against pharmaceutical giant Mylan Inc. (NASDAQ: MYL) seeks damages for consumers victimized by the company's...


Sep 23, 2016, 12:00 ET Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Named Among New York's Best

Eight attorneys from the New York office of The Lanier Law Firm have been named among the best in the state with their listing on the 2016 New York...


Sep 07, 2016, 11:00 ET Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Earn Spots on 2016 Texas Super Lawyers List

The Lanier Law Firm in Houston is home to four attorneys who have earned spots on the 2016 Texas Super Lawyers list for their work in a variety of...


Aug 16, 2016, 15:44 ET Lanier Law Firm Attorneys, Mark Lanier Earn National Best Lawyers Honors

 Four attorneys from The Lanier Law Firm in Houston have been named among the best in the nation by other lawyers and the publishers of the...


Jun 16, 2016, 10:53 ET Professional Golf Caddies File Appeal in California PGA Tour Lawsuit

Attorneys representing 168 professional golf caddies in California federal court have filed an appeal seeking to overturn a ruling that dismissed...


Jun 09, 2016, 11:30 ET Lanier Law Firm Adds Corporate Attorney Reagan Bradford in Houston

 The Lanier Law Firm has added experienced corporate and litigation attorney Reagan E. Bradford as a member of the firm's commercial litigation...


Dec 08, 2015, 12:47 ET Mass Tort Attorney Rick Meadow Relocating to Lanier Law Firm's Houston Office

 The Lanier Law Firm is pleased to announce that highly respected mass tort attorney Richard D. "Rick" Meadow is relocating from the firm's New...


Dec 06, 2014, 14:50 ET Important Clarifications on Tentative Remington Settlements

 On Dec. 5, 2014, papers were filed seeking approval of a proposed settlement of two economic class-action lawsuits of certain Remington...


Nov 13, 2014, 10:30 ET The Lanier Law Firm Named Among Most Feared Plaintiffs' Firms, Earns Verdicts Hall of Fame Honors

 The Lanier Law Firm, founded by acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier, is being recognized as one of the nation's Most Feared Plaintiffs'...


Aug 05, 2014, 11:06 ET Houston's Lanier Law Firm Announces New Role for Top Attorney

 The Lanier Law Firm, one of the nation's leading trial law firms, is pleased to announce the promotion of Eugene R. Egdorf to Managing...


Mar 12, 2014, 16:12 ET The Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Earn Multiple Professional Honors

Eight lawyers from The Lanier Law Firm have been recognized by their peers and Thomson Reuters' legal division among the top attorneys in their...


Sep 26, 2013, 17:56 ET The Lanier Law Firm Announces Historic Settlement for NCAA Student-Athletes in Lawsuits Against EA Sports, Collegiate Licensing Company

Thousands of current and former NCAA student-athletes have reached a landmark settlement with video game giant EA Sports and the Collegiate...


Jun 06, 2013, 12:28 ET Houston Attorney Mark Lanier Recognized Among Texas' Best Lawyers

Noted trial attorney Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, once again has earned recognition as one of Texas' top attorneys after earning...