The Best Lawyers in America 2023 Recognizes Porter Hedges

Firm News
08.18.2022

Twenty-seven lawyers from Porter Hedges were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2023. In addition, seven lawyers were selected as “Ones to Watch” for 2023.

Three partners were recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” in various categories. Ray Lees for Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Allison Snyder for Mediation, and Joshua Wolfshohl for Litigation – Bankruptcy.   

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 & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Lauren B. Harris – Appellate Practice
  • 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
  • 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 – Arbitration, Construction Law, and “Lawyer of the Year” for Mediation
  • Joyce Soliman – Commercial Finance Law
  • Nick H. Sorensen – Banking & Finance Law and Corporate Law
  • William R. Stukenberg – Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Robert H. Thomas – Energy Law and Oil & Gas Law
  • Joseph G. Thompson, III – Commercial Litigation and Oil & Gas Law
  • David Tidholm – Real Estate Law
  • Ray T. Torgerson – Commercial Litigation
  • Amy K. Wolfshohl – Construction Law
  • Joshua W. Wolfshohl – Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law and “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Beverly A. Young – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Oklahoma City

  • Ray Lees – “Lawyer of the Year” for Merger and Acquisitions Law

Ones to Watch

Houston

  • Kelly R. Ferrell – Commercial Litigation
  • Jamie L. Godsey – Litigation – Intellectual Property and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Shane Johnson – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Megan Luh – Commercial Litigation
  • Allison Wilbanks Pearce – Corporate Governance & Compliance Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Megan Young-John – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation - Bankruptcy