Chambers USA 2022 Guide Recognizes Porter Hedges Among the Country’s Leading Law Firms

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Chambers USA has once again ranked Porter Hedges – nationally, in Texas, and in Oklahoma – among the leading firms in its 2022 law firm rankings. The firm has fourteen lawyers individually ranked in addition to five practice areas.  


Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) (Band 3)

  • C. Randall King (Band 4)
  • Jeremy Mouton (Band 4)

“Offers a robust oil and gas transactional team with experience in upstream and midstream deals. Particularly knowledgeable in the sale and disposition of US shale assets as well as on joint venture structuring and deal financing.”

Randall King “is a very good oil and gas lawyer and is very good with client service."

“Jeremy is extremely responsive and thorough." "He is a fantastic lawyer."

Products Liability & Mass Torts

"He is very thorough and responsive. Joe is definitely someone you want on your side in the heat of battle."

“He navigates legal and ethical issues flawlessly, works collegially and deftly represents individuals in a wide array of sensitive litigation."

"Joe is an excellent lawyer and a talented strategist."


Banking & Finance (Band 5)

  • Nick Sorensen (Band 4)

Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 2)

  • Eric English (Band 5)
  • John Higgins (Band 1)
  • Joshua Wolfshohl (Band 2)

"Not only do they do excellent work but they are always building for the future."

"John is a smart and experienced lawyer. He is the complete package." "John is extremely effective and commercial."

Joshua Wolfshohl “is a very active and talented practitioner."

"Eric's capacity to quickly move forward with complicated transactions while dealing with multiple parties is impressive."

In 2019, Chambers USA named Porter Hedges the “Bankruptcy Firm of the Year” in Texas.

Construction (Band 1)

  • John Hawkins (Band 3)
  • David Peden (Band 2)
  • Allison Snyder (Band 1)
  • Amy Wolfshohl (Band 3)

Porter Hedges’ Construction Practice is ranked for the 18th consecutive year, the most of any construction practice in Texas.

Clients say of Allison Snyder: “She's fantastic; very knowledgeable and intelligent."

Amy Wolfshohl is “an outstanding construction lawyer.” “She’s a true specialist.”

Construction: Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • David Peden (Band 1)
  • Allison Snyder (Band 1)

Corporate/M&A: The Elite in Texas (Band 5)

"Porter Hedges LLP is very adept at getting to the core of complex matters and actually reducing complexity because of process knowledge and practical experience."

Litigation: Appellate

"Lauren is a very talented attorney and well thought of by her clients - she's super."


Energy & Natural Resources

To review the full firm results, click here.

The Chambers USA Guide is a comprehensive legal guide ranking firms and lawyers nationally and state-by-state. The Chambers rankings are based on feedback from in-house clients and legal peers. The ranking covers all major practice areas at the national level, as well as within each state. Chambers followed a comprehensive national strategy, surveying more than 10,000 interviews over a six-month period.