HOUSTON, TX (May 27, 2016) — Andrews Myers is consistently recognized among the best in client and peer-reviewed industry awards and rankings, and the 2016 edition of Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business continues this trend. At a press conference today, Chambers announced Andrews Myers as a top construction law firm in Texas, awarding it an elite “Band One” rating, and listing four AM attorneys as leading individuals in their fields. This will be the eleventh consecutive year that Andrews Myers has been named a top construction law firm in Texas.
Bill Andrews, Tom Myers, Ben Westcott and Jason Walker were individually recognized for their accomplishments by peers and clients as leading construction lawyers in the state. In addition, Bill Andrews was further recognized for his stellar Construction Alternative Dispute Resolution career.
Taken from the Chambers USA Guide:
What the team is known for Market-leading construction group that advises clients in the public and private sectors, such as residential development companies and oil and gas entities. Noted for its dominant litigation practice while also advising on such matters as financing and contract negotiations.
Strengths/Client Quotes “They are a go-to construction firm.”
“They have knowledge of the industry and the law, and the experts, and have done it all before.”
Bill Andrews (Band One – Construction; Construction Alternative Dispute Resolution) is widely celebrated as a “very good construction lawyer” whose practice as a mediator and arbitrator draws on his significant experience in major disputes.
Tom Myers (Band One) advises on a range of sophisticated transactions in the construction space as well as assisting such clients as contractors, owners, and manufacturers on disputes. Interviewees praise his practical approach and broad practice.
Jason Walker (Band Two) heads the litigation group at the firm and regularly advises on such claims as breach of contract, defects, and bond issues. He is “an excellent, efficient lawyer,” according to impressed commentators.
Ben Westcott (Band Two) is well regarded for his litigation practice and also offers expertise in contract negotiations and other noncontentious matters. His broad experience includes major projects such as sports arenas.
Chambers USA ranks the leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas throughout America. The research is in-depth and client focused and the guide is read by industry-leading companies and organizations throughout the US and worldwide. It is also widely used by firms in all states for referral purposes.
To see the complete ranking, including the individual attorney rankings, and firm profile click here: http://www.chambersandpartners.com/13235/15/editorial/5/1
Founded in 1990, with offices in Houston and Austin, Andrews Myers, Attorneys at Law, is a corporate law firm and recognized market leader in Texas construction law. The firm focuses on the concentrated disciplines of construction, commercial real estate, corporate and business transactions, with additional emphasis on related issues including bankruptcy and insolvency, employment and capital formation. A seasoned team of attorneys provides timely and cost-effective solutions to the most complex problems facing entrepreneurs and middle-market industry leaders throughout the state and the nation.