Business litigation firm selected to US News, Best Lawyers ranking for oil and gas law.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 01, 2016
Commercial litigation firm Hicks Thomas LLP has been selected to the 2017 Best Law Firms listing by the publishers of U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America for oil and gas law.
With a history of representing both plaintiffs and defendants in business litigation nationwide, Hicks Thomas LLP is listed in the top tier of metropolitan law firms. The firm has a number of highly skilled lawyers handling oil and gas litigation and winning multi-million dollar judgments, with clients ranging from major producers to Texas Panhandle royalty owners.
Hicks Thomas LLP is also known for complex commercial, environmental, toxic tort, construction and products liability litigation. Among the firm’s impressive successes is a $176 million arbitration award recovered for a leading offshore drilling contractor in a dispute with two of the world’s largest oil companies.
“Being recognized by U.S. News and Best Lawyers in 2017 carries special significance because it marks the 20th year of our firm’s founding,” said name partner and firm co-founder John B. Thomas. “We are pleased to be recognized among the nation’s best law firms.”
The Best Law Firms list is selected each year through a rigorous process based on evaluations from clients and lawyers as well as peer review by attorneys in the same field. The full listing is available at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/.
To be eligible, a firm must have at least one lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America. Earlier this year, Hicks Thomas LLP partner Robin L. Harrison earned his third consecutive selection to the prestigious national guide.
Founded in 1997, Texas-based Hicks Thomas LLP is a premier litigation firm representing plaintiffs and defendants across the nation. With offices in Houston, Amarillo, and Sacramento, California, the firm provides in-depth experience in cases involving oil and gas, environmental, complex commercial, toxic tort, construction, products liability, corporate governance, securities, banking, insurance coverage, transportation, trade secrets and business litigation. Visit the firm at http://www.hicks-thomas.com.
For more information about Hicks Thomas LLP, please contact Kit Frieden at 800-559-4534 or kit(at)androvett(dot)com.
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