HONORS & ACCOLADES
The 2020 edition of Chambers USA features Doug Alexander, Kevin Dubose, Robert Dubose, Rachel Ekery, Charlie Frazier, Dan Geyser, Marcy Hogan Greer, and Wallace B. Jefferson in appellate litigation in Texas. ADJ is one of only three firms ranked in Band 1 in Texas Litigation: Appellate this year.
The 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in America lists 11 lawyers from ADJ in appellate practice: Alex Wilson Albright, Doug Alexander, Kirsten Castañeda, Kevin Dubose, Robert Dubose, Rachel Ekery, Charlie Frazier, Marcy Hogan Greer, Wallace B. Jefferson, Woodie Jones, and Amy Warr. In addition, Best Lawyers has listed Amy Warr as Austin Appellate Practice “Lawyer of the Year.” In addition, Kirsten M. Castañeda is listed in Commercial Litigation, and Marcy Hogan Greer is listed in Bet-the-Company Litigation and Commercial Litigation.
The 2019 edition of Texas Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters lists 11 lawyers from ADJ in Appellate Law: Doug Alexander, Kirsten M. Castañeda, Kevin Dubose, Robert Dubose, Rachel Ekery, Charlie Frazier, Dan Geyser, Marcy Hogan Greer, Wallace B. Jefferson, and Amy Warr. Also, three ADJ lawyers made specific “Top” lists: Doug Alexander (Top 10 Texas; Top 50 Central/West Texas), Kevin Dubose (Top 100 Houston), and Wallace B. Jefferson (Top 50 Central/West Texas).
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers ranked ADJ as a National Tier 1 firm in Appellate Practice in their 2020 “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.
Kevin Dubose is the recipient of the Texas Bar Foundation’s 2020 Lola Wright Foundation Award. This award is presented in recognition of outstanding public service in advancing and enhancing legal ethics in Texas.
The Legal 500 recognizes Dan Geyser as one of the nation’s leading Supreme Court and appellate lawyers.
Amy Warr was honored with the 2019 Frank J. Scurlock Award from the State Bar of Texas. This award, named for the first chair of the Legal Services to the Poor in Civil Matters Committee, honors an attorney who has provided outstanding pro bono work.
Corporate INTL Magazine selected ADJ to win the 2016 Legal Award for Appellate Law Firm of the Year in Texas.
ELECTED & APPOINTED POSITIONS
Charlie Frazier was recently appointed Chair of the Appellate Law Section of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel.
Alex Wilson Albright was recently reappointed to the Texas State Bar Pattern Jury Charge Oversight Committee and the Texas Supreme Court Rules Advisory Committee. She was appointed co-chair of the Supreme Court’s Judicial Bypass Rules Ad Hoc Committee, and, after the final rules were published, was invited to speak to the District & County Clerks and the District Judges about the new rules. Also, new editions of her Texas Civil Procedure casebook, TEXAS COURTS: A SURVEY (Imprimatur Press), and her HANDBOOK ON TEXAS DISCOVERY PRACTICE (West Texas Practice Series)(co-authored with Charles F. Herring Jr.) were published this year.