Texas Super Lawyers Recognizes 45 Gardere Attorneys

A total of 45 attorneys from Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP have been recognized among the 2013 Texas Super Lawyers listing.

Online PR News – 10-September-2013 – AUSTIN/DALLAS/HOUSTON – AUSTIN/DALLAS/HOUSTON - Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is pleased to announce that 45 Firm attorneys representing 16 practice areas have been named to the 2013 Texas Super Lawyers list published by Thomson Reuters.

The Texas Super Lawyers list appears in the October 2013 issue of Texas Monthly, as well as the standalone Texas Super Lawyers magazine. Selections are based on peer nominations solicited from more than 70,000 attorneys across the state. An attorney-led research team then evaluates the candidates and determines the final list, which includes less than 5 percent of all Texas lawyers.

“We are exceptionally proud of the Firm’s attorneys named to the 2013 Texas Super Lawyers list,” says Gardere Chair Holland N. O’Neil. Each of these attorneys represent their clients with the highest level of customer service and dedication within some of the most recognized practices around the country and in Texas.”

Gardere attorneys named to the 2013 list of the top lawyers in Texas and their areas of practice are:


Val J. Albright - Tax
Mark W. Bayer - Antitrust Litigation
Marshall J. Doke Jr. - Government Contracts
Michael J. Donohue - Tax
Craig B. Florence - Business Litigation
Curtis L. Frisbie Jr. - Antitrust Litigation
Ronald M. Gaswirth - Employment & Labor
Kenneth R. Glaser - Intellectual Property
Larry Glasgow - Mergers & Acquisitions
Beverly B. Godbey - Insurance Coverage
Barry M. Golden - Antitrust Litigation
Lawrence B. Goldstein - Mergers & Acquisitions
Randy D. Gordon - Antitrust Litigation
Douglas D. Haloftis - Employment & Labor
Douglas A. Harrison - Family Law
Joe B. Harrison - Business Litigation
Carrie B. Hoffman - Employment & Labor
Robert M. Hoffman - Business Litigation
Kevin L. Kelley - Real Estate
Scott M. Kline - Intellectual Property
Michael Lowenberg - Business Litigation
Stephen A. McCartin - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Michael H. Newman - Mergers & Acquisitions
Keith V. Novick - Estate Planning & Probate
Holland N. O’Neil – Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Alan J. Perkins - Mergers & Acquisitions
Clifford J. Risman - Real Estate
Richard M. Roberson - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Deirdre B. Ruckman - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Robert Sarfatis - Mergers & Acquisitions
Larry L. Schoenbrun - Mergers & Acquisitions
Paul V. Storm - Intellectual Property Litigation
David H. Timmins - Insurance Coverage
Peter S. Vogel - Intellectual Property Litigation
Richard L. Waggoner - Mergers & Acquisitions


Geoffrey H. Bracken - Business Litigation
James Cooper - Insurance Coverage
Allen B. Craig III - Tax
Jeffrey S. Davis - Civil Defense Litigation
Douglas K. Eyberg - Mergers & Acquisitions
Thomas A. Hagemann - Criminal Defense: White Collar
Neil Martin - Employment & Labor
John P. Melko - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Lawrence J. Pirtle - Estate Planning & Probate
Rachel Powitzky Steely - Employment Litigation: Defense

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP, an Am Law 200 firm founded in 1909 and one of the Southwest’s largest full-service law firms, has offices in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and Mexico City. Gardere provides legal services to private and public companies and individuals in areas of corporate, private equity, litigation, energy, tax, real estate, financial services, government affairs, hospitality, intellectual property, labor and employment, and environmental.

For more information, contact Dorothy L. Seals at 214.999.4019 or dseals@gardere.com.