DALLAS, Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted Dallas litigation boutique Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC has been recognized among the 100 largest women-owned businesses in North Texas by the Dallas Business Journal. One of only two law firms to be included in the 2016 Top 100, this is the first time Estes Thorne & Carr has earned recognition, debuting at No. 58. When founded in 2008, the firm was among only a handful of women-owned law firms in Dallas and has since grown to be one of the largest and most respected in Texas. "Some clients may come to us because we are a women-owned firm, but we've built lasting relationships based on the quality of our work and our dedication to seeing the client succeed," said managing partner Jessica Thorne. "We are exceptionally proud of the accomplishments of this firm and that we have built a reputation as one of the leading litigation firms in North Texas on the basis of the work we do." Offering big firm experience at a boutique size, Estes Thorne & Carr offers counsel as well as litigation services to Fortune 100 companies, mid-size businesses and individual clients. Of the 65 companies reporting 100 percent female ownership to the Dallas Business Journal, Estes Thorne & Carr was the 35 th largest. To be eligible for the list, a company must self-report a minimum of 51 percent women ownership or control. Dallas-based Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC features a collaborative team of highly experienced attorneys, representing clients in business litigation, labor and employment, construction, insurance, products liability, family law, real estate litigation and other corporate legal matters. A Women's Business Enterprise National Council-certified business, Estes Thorne & Carr is one of the largest women-owned law firms in the Southwest. For more information, please contact Rhonda Reddick at 214-559-4630 or firstname.lastname@example.org.