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39 Andrews Kurth Kenyon Lawyers Named in Texas Super Lawyers 2017

September 5, 2017
Houston, Texas

(Houston, TX)—39 lawyers in the Austin, Dallas, Houston and The Woodlands offices of Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP were selected to appear in Super Lawyers Magazine. Texas Super Lawyers recognizes the top 5% of lawyers in the state. Texas Monthly will feature the list in the special advertising section of the October 2017 issue. Andrews Kurth Kenyon lawyers included in the list of leading attorneys in the State of Texas are as follows:


  • Scott A. Brister, Appellate
  • J. Matthew Lyons, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Jerry Turner, Government Finance
  • David P. Whittlesey, Business Litigation


  • David Barbour, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Jerry L. Beane, Business Litigation
  • Bradley W. Foster, Securities Litigation
  • Tonya M. Gray, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Rob Hoffman, Business Litigation
  • Marc D. Katz, Employment & Labor
  • John H. McDowell, Jr., Intellectual Property Litigation
  • William J. Moore, Business Litigation
  • Thomas R. Popplewell, Tax
  • Mark S. Solomon, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • J. David Washburn, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Kathleen J. Wu, Real Estate


  • Mark B. Arnold, Real Estate
  • David C. Buck, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • John B. Clutterbuck, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Jon W. Daly, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Jeff C. Dodd, Business/Corporate
  • Thomas W. Ford, Jr., Tax
  • J. Wiley George, Business Litigation
  • Kendall M. Gray, Appellate
  • Stuart C. Hollimon, Energy & Resources
  • Robert V. Jewell, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Terri Lacy, Estate & Probate
  • Jeffrey B. McClure, Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
  • Robert J. McNamara, Tax
  • Gail Merel, Banking
  • William T. Miller, Estate & Trust Litigation
  • G. Michael O’Leary, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Thomas J. Perich, Banking
  • Gregory L. Porter, IP Litigation
  • Robin Russell, Bankruptcy: Business
  • Kelly Sandill, Business Litigation
  • John B. Shely, General Litigation
  • Thomas W. Taylor, General Litigation

The Woodlands

  • Michael L. Dinnin, Business Litigation

About Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Super Lawyers, a part of Thomson Reuters, selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Since Super Lawyers is intended to be used as an aid in selecting a lawyer, the lawyer ratings are limited to those who can be hired and retained by the public.

About Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP

Since 1902, Andrews Kurth Kenyon has built its practice on the belief that “straight talk is good business.” Real answers, clear vision and mutual respect define the law firm’s relationships with clients, colleagues, communities and employees. With 11 locations worldwide, Andrews Kurth Kenyon represents a wide array of clients in multiple industries. For more information about Andrews Kurth Kenyon, please visit

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