HOUSTON, TX — Andrews Myers is consistently recognized among the best in client and peer-reviewed industry awards and rankings, and the 2014 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 a “Band One” rating, and listing four AM lawyers as leading individuals in their fields. This will be the ninth consecutive year that Andrews Myers has been named a top construction law firm in Texas.
Chambers veterans 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.
The 2014 Chambers USA Ranking read:
What the team is known for Enjoys a strong reputation in the field of construction litigation and development contracts negotiation. Has assisted construction clients with projects across the private and public sectors, including infrastructure development, sports stadiums and manufacturing plants.
Strengths/Client Quotes “They are sophisticated in analyzing and explaining risk. You can pick up the phone or email them and get an immediate response.”
Practice leader William “Bill” Andrews is a highly experienced lawyer and well-regarded arbitrator, who is considered by interviewees to be “a leader in the construction industry.”
According to sources, Thomas Myers is “at the top of his game when it comes to contract law, construction law and real estate law.” He has a vast client base which includes manufacturers, vendors, contractors and subcontractors.
The “very knowledgeable” William “Ben” Westcott enjoys an impressive reputation for his representation of several significant subcontractors in the construction market.
Jason Walker receives praise for being able to “articulate legal statutes and language in a layman’s manner.” He is highly experienced in construction disputes, representing contractors and subcontractors.
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.