Ben Westcott Named “Lawyer of the Year;” Fourteen AM Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers

Ben Westcott Named “Lawyer of the Year;” Fourteen AM Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers 2020 Group HOUSTON, TX (August 20, 2020) — Andrews Myers, P.C. is pleased to announce that ten attorneys across six practice groups have been named in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, and four young attorneys were recognized in the inaugural listing of “Ones to Watch.” For the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, 9.4 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in the inclusion of more than 67,000 lawyers, or approximately just 5% of practicing lawyers in the United States. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Additionally, Ben Westcott was further recognized as the 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” in Houston for his work in Construction Law.  This designation is bestowed upon a single lawyer in each practice area and community each year.

The “Ones to Watch” awards, in its first year, are recognitions given to attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice.

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch lists are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Andrews Myers, P.C. would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2021 Best Lawyers publications:

The Best Lawyers in America

 Houston
Bill Andrews – Construction Law and Litigation – Construction
Hunter Barrow – Commercial Litigation
Bill Davidson – Litigation – Construction
Patrick Hayes – Corporate Law and Real Estate Law
Tom Myers – Construction Law and Litigation – Construction
Ed Ripley – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Jason Walker – Litigation – Construction
Ben Westcott – Construction Law and Litigation – Construction

Austin
Carson Fisk – Construction Law
Clayton Utkov – Construction Law

 

Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

Houston
Kathryn Baird – Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, and Litigation – Construction
Brittany Cooperrider – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction, and Litigation – Real Estate
Bret Rycroft – Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, and Litigation – Construction

 Austin
Andrew Harris – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction, and Litigation – Real Estate

For a full list of recognized lawyers, see the full results below:

Best Lawyers in America
Lawyer of the Year
Ones to Watch

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Celebrating 30 Years in 2020

Founded in 1990, Andrews Myers is a Texas-based business law firm with offices located in Houston and Austin. Firm attorneys counsel on transactions, disputes and all business related issues, with a keen focus on the primary practice areas of construction, trials, real estate, corporate, energy, employment, finance and bankruptcy-creditors’ rights. The firm plays an integral role on a wide range of projects, providing timely and cost-effective solutions to the most complex problems facing entrepreneurs and industry leaders throughout the state. For more information please visit www.andrewsmyers.com.