Nov. 20, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Chairman and CEO
Donald E. Godwin
is announcing the promotion of former state district judge
to name Shareholder at the newly renamed
trial and appellate law firm
Godwin Lewis PC
The new firm name reflects the departure of
Marcos G. Ronquillo
, who will join Beirne, Maynard & Parsons LLP in its
"Marilea is a proven leader and, since joining our firm in
, she has shown time and again to be an ideal fit. Going forward, she is the perfect person within the firm for this role," says Mr. Godwin.
"Mr. Ronquillo has been a good friend and Shareholder at our firm, and we wish him great success in his new professional endeavors," adds Mr. Godwin.
The promotion of Ms. Lewis to name Shareholder recognizes her outstanding credentials, experience, reputation, and visibility as one of the finest family law attorneys in
. A fifth generation Texan and former District Judge, she joined the firm in
. Ms. Lewis serves as Chair of the firm's Family Law Litigation practice group, and provides a strong leadership background that is well-suited to address Family Law issues while ensuring a commitment to family values, justice for children and families, and to the improvement of the community overall.
"I am very grateful and excited by this opportunity. My goal, as is the goal of everyone in the firm, is to help create as seamless a transition as possible," says Ms. Lewis. "Our firm is dedicated to the ideal of providing superior representation and service to our clients. This will continue to be true as we go forward as
Godwin Lewis PC.
Board Certified in Family Law by the
Board of Legal Specialization, Ms. Lewis was honored by selection to the 2013 list of
The Best Lawyers in America,
was recognized on the rolls of 2012
Texas Super Lawyers
, and selected to D Magazine's 2012 list of "Best Lawyers in
Founded in 1980,
Godwin Lewis PC
is a mid-sized trial and appellate firm with a national practice. With offices in
represents Fortune 500 and middle-market industry leaders in Mission Critical Litigation® throughout
the United States
. To learn more, visit the Firm's website at
For more information on Godwin Lewis PC, please contact Ed Sothcott at 214-939-8626.