D Magazine Names 15 Gardere Attorneys to its 2017 ‘Best Lawyers in Dallas’ List

24 April 2017 News

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP, an Am Law 200 firm, is pleased to announce that 15 firm attorneys have been recognized on D Magazine’s 2017 Best Lawyers in Dallas list. This year’s list features the highest number of recognized Gardere attorneys to date.

“We are honored that so many Gardere attorneys are recognized among the best in the Dallas legal community by D Magazine,” said Holland N. O’Neil, chair of Gardere’s board of directors. “This year marks a milestone for the firm as the 2017 list recognizes more Gardere attorneys than in any previous year. We thank these attorneys for their ongoing commitment to client service and congratulate them on this notable achievement.”

The Gardere attorneys named to the 2017 Best Lawyers in Dallas list and the practice areas for which they are being recognized are: 

Steven S. Camp – Banking and Finance
Chris Converse – Corporate Law: Merger and Acquisitions
Jane Fergason – Franchise Law
Beverly B. Godbey – Insurance Law
Carrie B. Hoffman – Labor and Employment
Rick Jordan – Corporate Law: Private Equity
Kevin L. Kelley – Real Estate
Peter L. Loh – Business/Commercial Litigation
Joyce Mazero – Franchise Law
Michael H. Newman – Corporate Law: General
Alan J. Perkins – Corporate Law: Mergers and Acquisitions
Frances E. Phillips – Environmental Law
Kay Lyn Schwartz – Intellectual Property: Trademark and Copyright
David H. Timmins – Insurance Law
Peter S. Vogel – Digital Information and Technology

Each year, D Magazine conducts an extensive search for the best local legal professionals, inviting nearly 9,000 attorneys from the Dallas-Fort Worth area to nominate their peers. Finalists are selected by the magazine's editorial staff. The complete list of honorees will be featured in the May issue, and can also be found at www.dmagazine.com.