DALLAS - Attorneys from the Dallas and Marshall, Texas, offices of McKool Smith are featured in the premier issue of Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition. Each attorney is recognized for his expertise in business litigation matters.
Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition is a nationwide guide to the leading lawyers for businesses. The publication focuses on business litigation, and includes attorneys that were featured in 2007 Super Lawyers listings for their individual states.
Following are the McKool Smith principals who appear in the prestigious listing of the nation’s top business litigators:
· Samuel F. Baxter, Dallas/Marshall
· Lewis T. LeClair, Dallas
· Mike McKool, Dallas
Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition will be published in April 2008, and delivered to more than 25,000 executives and corporate counsel at the top public and private companies across the U.S.
Eleven McKool Smith attorneys were featured in the 2007 Texas Super Lawyers list. Two firm attorneys also received special recognition, including firm founder Mike McKool earning selection as one of the Top 100 lawyers in Texas , and Samuel F. Baxter listed as one of the Top 100 in Dallas-Fort Worth. Additionally, Mr. McKool was one of only five commercial litigation attorneys in the state recognized in Texas Lawyer’s 2007 Go-To Guide, and he also was featured in D Magazine’s 2007 listing of the Best Lawyers in Dallas .
To compile the Texas Super Lawyers list, more than 70,000 attorneys from across the state are asked to nominate the top lawyers in Texas . A blue-ribbon panel of attorneys chosen by Super Lawyers editors assist in the final selections, and less than 5 percent of Texas attorneys are named to the list each year.
McKool Smith has more than 90 attorneys in Dallas, Austin , Marshall , Texas , New York City and Washington DC , handling commercial and intellectual property litigation for national and international clients. The firm is recognized as one of the premier litigation law firms in the United States , having earned significant courtroom victories for clients such as Electronic Data Systems, BearingPoint, Ericsson, Medtronic, Inc. and American Airlines.