Awards & Honors

Houston Attorney Patrice Baumann McKinney Honored by Texas Bar Foundation

Ms. Patrice Baumann McKinney with Lanier Law Firm has been elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Fellows of the Foundation are selected for their outstanding professional achievements and their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of the justice system throughout the state of Texas. Election is a mark of distinction and recognition of Ms. McKinney’s contributions to the legal profession. Continue reading “Houston Attorney Patrice Baumann McKinney Honored by Texas Bar Foundation”

Ten Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Earn Honors from New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2019

NEW YORK – Ten New York trial lawyers with The Lanier Law Firm have earned recognition from a leading peer-review rating guide for their representation of people harmed by dangerous products or through corporate negligence.

Three of the firm’s attorneys are included on the 2019 New York Metro Super Lawyers list, while seven young lawyers made the New York Rising Stars list, which honors those age 40 and younger or in practice 10 years or less. All 10 Lanier honorees were selected for their handling of personal injury cases. Continue reading “Ten Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Earn Honors from New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2019”

Nine Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Recognized on 2019 List of Texas Super Lawyers

HOUSTON – Nine attorneys from The Lanier Law Firm have earned spots on the 2019 list of Texas Super Lawyers.  No more than 5 percent of Texas attorneys are named to the list each year.

Firm founder Mark Lanier was again named one of the Top 10 attorneys in the state based on his work in class actions and mass torts and was selected to the list for the 16th consecutive year. In July of 2018, Mr. Lanier secured one of the largest plaintiffs’ personal injury verdicts in history, nearly $4.7 billion on behalf of 22 women who developed ovarian cancer after longtime use of asbestos-laced talcum powder made by Johnson & Johnson. Continue reading “Nine Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Recognized on 2019 List of Texas Super Lawyers”

Lanier Law Firm Honored for Product Liability Litigation Success at Elite Trial Lawyers Event

HOUSTON – Bolstered by the largest verdict delivered in the U.S. in 2018, The Lanier Law Firm has received the 2019 Elite Trial Lawyers Award in the area of Product Liability Litigation. The firm was recognized in the competitive category with two others. Continue reading “Lanier Law Firm Honored for Product Liability Litigation Success at Elite Trial Lawyers Event”