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Thompson Coe is pleased to announce the selection of 17 lawyers to the 2023 Texas Super Lawyers – Rising Stars list, including three on the Up-and-Coming 50: 2023 Women list.

Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to the Rising Stars list, which comprises attorneys who are 40 years of age (or younger) or have been in practice for 10 years or less. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, 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.

Congratulations to the following attorneys named to Texas Super Lawyers – Rising Stars list for 2023:
(Included below next to their name is the years the attorney has been on the list.)

Houston

Austin

  • Heather Beam (2021-2023) Listed for Construction Litigation: Business
  • Brandon Barnes (2023) Listed for Business Litigation, Construction Litigation

Dallas

  • Cassie J. Dallas (2020-2023) Listed for Appellate, Civil Litigation: Defense and Up-And-Coming 50: 2023 Women
  • Farrah Ahmed (2019-2023) Listed for Professional Liability: Defense, Business Litigation, General Litigation
  • Gordan Truong (2023) Listed for Personal Injury
  • Leslie W. Richardson (2022-2023) Listed for Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Matthew Algha (2020-2023) Listed for Insurance Coverage, Civil Litigation
  • Matthew J. Kolodoski (2022-2023) Listed for Insurance Coverage
  • Michael S. Cedillo (2021-2023) Listed for Professional Liability: Defense
  • Tiffany A. Au (2019-2023) Listed for Personal Injury – General: Defense, Insurance Coverage and Up-And-Coming 50: 2023 Women
  • Yesha P. Patel (2021-2023) Listed for Professional Liability: Defense

San Antonio

  • David Khirallah (2022-2023) Listed for Personal Injury, Construction Litigation, Insurance Coverage
  • Nicholas Smith (2021-2023) Listed for Personal Injury, Insurance Coverage

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Heather M. Beam
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Yesha P. Patel
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