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August 20, 2020 
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Gray Reed Attorneys Named 2021 Best Lawyers in America

In total, 64 Gray Reed attorneys were selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America's 2021 ranking, including three attorneys who were also named "Lawyer of the Year" and 13 named "Ones to Watch", a new category recognizing  attorneys who are earlier in their careers (typically five-nine years). 

Gray Reed attorneys recognized as Best Lawyers in America include:

Meyercord (Health Care Law - Dallas), Rhodes (Personal Injury Litigation Defense - Houston) and Sanders (Family Law Mediation - Houston) were each named the 2021 "Lawyer of the Year", a distinction awarded to individual attorneys with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one attorney is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location. For more information, click here

Gray Reed attorneys named "Ones to Watch" include: 

About Best Lawyers

Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers (a Woodward White company) has become universally regarded as a definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

About Gray Reed

A full-service Texas law firm of more than 140 attorneys with offices in Dallas, Houston and Waco, Gray Reed provides legal services to companies ranging from start-up to Fortune 100 as well as high net worth individuals. Gray Reed attorneys assist clients with a myriad of legal issues including commercial litigation, corporate transactions, oil and gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, construction, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, intellectual property and bankruptcy. For more information, visit