The Best Lawyers in America 2021 Recognizes Porter Hedges

Firm News
08.19.2020

Twenty five lawyers from Porter Hedges were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2021. In addition, seven lawyers were selected as “Ones to Watch” for 2021.

Joshua Wolfshohl was also named "Lawyer of the Year" for Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law. 

The individual attorneys who were recognized include the following:

Best Lawyers

Houston
Laura Alaniz – Employment Law – Management
John O. Brentin – Trusts and Estates
George S. Craft – Real Estate Law
Ephraim del Pozo – Banking and Finance Law
Eric M. English – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Lauren B. Harris – Appellate
John R. Hawkins – Construction Law
Ragna Henrichs – Environmental Law
John F. Higgins – Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law and Litigation – Bankruptcy
Miranda Y. Jones – Litigation - Patent
C. Randall King – Energy Law and Oil & Gas Law
Eugene M. Nettles – Commercial Litigation and Oil & Gas Law
Nick D. Nicholas – Securities / Capital Markets Law
David D. Peden – Construction Law
Robert G. Reedy – Corporate Law and Securities / Capital Markets Law
Allison J. Snyder – Construction Law
Nick H. Sorensen – Banking & Finance Law and Corporate Law
Robert H. Thomas – Energy Law and Oil & Gas Law
Joseph G. Thompson, III – Commercial Litigation and Oil & Gas Law
W. David Tidholm – Real Estate Law
Ray T. Torgerson – Commercial Litigation
Amy K. Wolfshohl – Construction Law
Joshua W. Wolfshohl – "Lawyer of the Year" for Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law and Litigation – Bankruptcy 
Beverly A. Young – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Oklahoma City
C. Ray Lees – Merger and Acquisitions Law


Ones to Watch

Houston
Alison P. Henderson – Commercial Litigation and Litigation - Intellectual Property
M. Shane Johnson – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Mark D. Jones – Oil & Gas Law
Allison Wilbanks Pearce – Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Charles L. Sharman – Commercial Litigation
Jonathan P. Strom – Energy Law
Megan Young-John – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation - Bankruptcy

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 90,000 attorneys cast almost 10 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. “Ones to Watch” Awards are recognitions given to attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

For more information on Best Lawyers or “Ones to Watch” visit www.bestlawyers.com.