HOUSTON, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight attorneys from The Lanier Law Firm recently earned spots in the 2013 edition of Texas' Top Rated Lawyers, which recognizes Texas attorneys with the highest peer-reviewed rankings from LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell.
Firm founder Mark Lanier is highlighted in the second annual listing of the state's leading lawyers, along with firm attorneys Alex Brown, Eugene Egdorf, Edward Fudge, Charles Herd Jr., Kevin Parker, Phillip Sanov and Larry Wilson, all of whom work in the firm's Houston office.
Editors with American Lawyer Media worked with LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell to identify the Texas attorneys with the highest peer ratings. All eight of the honored lawyers from The Lanier Law Firm have earned the AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest ranking available.
The 2013 edition of Texas' Top Rated Lawyers is a standalone magazine included in the March 29, 2013, editions of the Houston Chronicle, The Dallas Morning News and the Texas edition of The Wall Street Journal.Mr. Lanier also is highlighted in the cover story, " Mark Lanier: Nothing Stops His Pursuit of Justice," highlighting his legal career and the impact his work has had outside of the courtroom. "Our primary goal is to make a difference, to be part of something that changes society for the better," Mr. Lanier says in the article. The Lanier Law Firm and its attorneys routinely are recognized among the country's best. The firm was highlighted as Law Firm of the Year for plaintiffs' mass tort and class action litigation in the 2013 "Best Law Firms" survey published by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Lanier was profiled by Texas Lawyer newspaper as the 2012 Go-To Lawyer for personal injury litigation. The firm's attorneys also have earned recognition in The Best Lawyers in America, as well as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars listings in Texas, California and New York. With offices in Houston, Los Angeles and New York, 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, intellectual property, business litigation, product liability, maritime law, bad faith insurance claims, and sports and entertainment law. For more information, please contact J.D. Cargill at 713-659-5200. SOURCE The Lanier Law Firm