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Fifteen Attorneys Selected to Best Lawyers 2020

August 15, 2019 Press Release

Dallas, TX, United States, August 15, 2019 -- Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP is pleased to announce that 15 lawyers have been included in the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. In addition, two Austin partners, Jay Thompson and Ron Wamstead, obtained the "Lawyer of the Year" recognition, wherein they received the highest overall peer-feedback for their practice areas and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location.

Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 75 countries. 

"Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide," says CEO Phillip Greer.

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2020 The Best Lawyers in America list:

  • Rodney D. Bucker - Insurance Law - Dallas
  • Jack M. Cleaveland - Insurance Law - Dallas
  • Thomas A. Culpepper - Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants - Dallas
  • Rodrigo Garcia - Insurance Law - Houston
  • J. Richard Harmon - Insurance Law - Dallas
  • Brian S. Martin - Insurance Law - Houston
  • Barry A. Moscowitz - Litigation - Labor and Employment - Dallas
  • Randy A. Nelson - Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants - Dallas
  • Jeffrey D. Otto - Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, Product Liability Litigation - Defendants - Austin
  • David M. Taylor - Product Liability Litigation - Defendants - Dallas
  • Jay A. Thompson - Insurance Law, Administrative / Regulatory Law - Austin
  • Rhonda Thompson - Litigation - Insurance - Dallas
  • Ellen M. Van Meir - Insurance Law - Dallas
  • Ronald D. Wamsted - Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, Product Liability Litigation - Defendants - Austin
  • Harrison H. Yoss - Insurance Law - Dallas

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