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December 1, 2016 
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Gray Reed Attorneys Named Top Lawyers by Houstonia Magazine

­­­­HOUSTON, TX – Gray Reed & McGraw is thrilled to announce that Gabe Vick and Jack H. Emmott have been recognized as 2016 Top Lawyers by Houstonia magazine for their outstanding talents and achievements in the field of law.

Vick handles a variety of civil litigation matters. He focuses his practice primarily on complex commercial cases, and his experience includes breach of contract, product liability, personal injury, toxic tort, class action, employment, premises liability and maritime claims. Vick regularly represents a variety of industries, including energy companies, oil field service companies and product manufacturers. He has tried several cases to verdict and obtained favorable results for individuals and businesses across the country. Vick is a graduate of South Texas College of Law Houston and received his undergraduate education at Texas A&M University.

Emmott is Board Certified in both Family Law and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. His practice is almost entirely devoted to collaborative family law process, family law litigation and mediation. His significant jury and non-jury trial work and more than 100 successful collaborative law matters includes representing entrepreneurs, empire builders, business owners, sports professionals, medical professionals and other attorneys. Emmott is a graduate of University of Texas School of Law and received his undergraduate education at University of Houston.

This year’s list was compiled based on a peer-voting process, with DataJoe Research reviewing each ballot individually and presenting the result to Houstonia magazine for final approval and adjustments after verification with the Texas Bar Association database.

The 2016 Top Lawyers list is available to the public in the magazine’s December 2016 issue and online at

About Gray Reed & McGraw

For more than 30 years, Gray Reed has been a full-service, Texas based law firm with more than 120 lawyers practicing in Dallas and Houston. Gray Reed offers a wide range of legal services including business litigation, corporate transactions, oil & gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, intellectual property, and bankruptcy. For more information, visit