Alex Wilson Albright joins ADJT full-time as a partner. Click here to read more.
Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend led the charge of more than 170 authors in the publication of a new comprehensive guide on class actions published by the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association, A Practitioner's Guide to Class Actions, Second Edition. Marcy Hogan Greer is the National Editor for the two-volume, 1600-page book, and ADJT partners Kirsten Castañeda and Alex Albright authored a new chapter for the book on standing, flowing from the U.S. Supreme Court’s groundbreaking opinion in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, 136 S. Ct. 1540 (2016). The book –– just published in August 2017 – updates and expands on the first volume published in 2010 to provide in-depth knowledge of the many intricacies of class action lawsuits. The guide also includes a state-by-state analysis of the ways in which class action rules differ from the Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23.
The Texas Practitioner’s Guide to Civil Appeals, written exclusively by lawyers in our firm, was published in 2014. It is available at the website for ALM’s Texas Lawyer Books. The book is a comprehensive guide to procedure and strategy in Texas appellate courts.
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers ranked ADJT as a National Tier 1 firm in Appellate Practice in their 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings. Additionally, the Austin, Houston, and Dallas offices each received Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings in Appellate Practice, with Austin also recognized in in Tier 1 for Commercial Litigation.
Corporate INTL Magazine selected ADJT to win the 2016 Legal Award for Appellate Law Firm of the Year in Texas.