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D MAGAZINE “BEST LAWYERS IN DALLAS” 2021, CARRINGTON COLEMAN PARTNERS RECOGNIZED

We are honored to announce our attorneys that have been selected to D Magazine’s “Best Lawyers in Dallas 2021.” Carrington Coleman attorneys named to the exclusive list are: Cathy Altman, Construction Litigation; David Drumm, Real Estate; Whitney Keltch Green, Family Law; Kelli Hinson, Professional Nonmedical Liability Litigation; Monica Latin, Business/Commercial Litigation; Christie Newkirk, Labor & Employment; and Mike Sutherland, Bankruptcy & Workout.

Attorneys are first nominated for “Best Lawyers in Dallas” by their peers. Once nominated, a panel of attorneys reviews the nominations and selects the top attorneys in their practice area to compile The D Magazine “Best Lawyers” list. The complete list of Best Lawyers in Dallas is featured in the May edition of D Magazine and is available at www.dmagazine.com.

Whitney Keltch Green was also named to D Magazine’s 2021 “Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas” list, along with Carrington Coleman attorneys Alex More and Andrea Perez.

SIX CARRINGTON COLEMAN ATTORNEYS NAMED “RISING STARS” BY SUPER LAWYERS

Carrington Coleman is pleased to announce that six Carrington Coleman attorneys have been named “Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers. “Rising Stars” selection is a reflection of individual professional excellence, recognized by their peers. The Rising Stars list recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state. To be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger, or in practice for ten years or less.

Carrington Coleman “Rising Stars” and the area of law they were recognized in:
Parker GrahamEmployment & Labor
Whitney Keltch GreenFamily Law
Alex MoreSecurities Litigation
Debrán O’NeilBusiness Litigation
Andrea PerezBusiness & Corporate
Brent RubinBusiness Litigation

Debrán O’Neil had the additional distinction of being named to the Top 50 Up-and-Coming Women and the Top 100 Up-and-Coming lists.

GREEN, MORE, AND PEREZ NAMED BEST LAWYERS UNDER 40

Whitney Keltch Green, Alex More, and Andrea Perez were recognized as D Magazine’s 2021 Best Lawyers Under 40. D Magazine asks for nominations that keep the following question in mind: “Which lawyers under 40, of those whose work you have witnessed firsthand, would you rank among the current best?” A panel consisting of esteemed lawyers of varying ages and varying levels of experience make evaluations and a final selection of the best lawyers under 40 in the DFW area.

Whitney’s areas of concentration include divorce, child custody/support disputes, modification of prior orders, adoptions, premarital agreements, and enforcements. She also serves as the 2021 President of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers.

Alex practices in high-stakes litigation involving securities and fiduciary duty issues.  When not in court, he also serves as off-site General Counsel to businesses and entrepreneurs.

Andrea concentrates her practice in the fields of art law, business law, and intellectual property.

To learn more about Whitney, Alex, and Andrea‘s practices, please visit their bios by clicking their names.

CARRINGTON COLEMAN RANKED AS 2021 U.S. NEWS – BEST LAWYERS® “BEST LAW FIRM”

Carrington Coleman has again been recognized for its legal expertise and quality of law practice by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. For 2021, the Firm is ranked nationally in 5 areas and in 17 areas for the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area. Seventeen Carrington Coleman attorneys were previously recognized as The Best Lawyers in America® 2021. Four Carrington Coleman associates were selected by Best Lawyers for the inaugural year of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

Click on a practice area to learn more about our expertise.

NATIONAL TIER 3
Appellate Practice
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Law
Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Litigation – Securities

METROPOLITAN TIER 1 – Dallas/Fort Worth
Appellate Practice
Commercial Litigation
Construction Law
Employment Law – Management
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Real Estate Law

METROPOLITAN TIER 2 – Dallas/Fort Worth
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Corporate Law
Family Law
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Litigation – Patent
Litigation – Securities

METROPOLITAN TIER 3 – Dallas/Fort Worth
Employment Law – Individuals
Environmental Law
Trusts & Estates Law

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty.

CARRINGTON COLEMAN MANAGING PARTNER HONORED AMONG TOP 100 TEXAS LAWYERS

Noted trial lawyer and managing partner of Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, LLP, Monica Latin has been recognized as one of the Top 100 attorneys in the state in the 2020 edition of Texas Super Lawyers.

Ms. Latin, who also earned a place among the Top 50 female attorneys in the state and the Top 100 attorneys in Dallas-Fort Worth, joins a total of 13 firm attorneys who were honored across nine practice areas in the latest edition of the respected legal guide.

“This is a firm that is often associated with our litigation successes, but trial work is just one aspect of this multifaceted team’s expertise,” said Ms. Latin. “We are fully committed to our clients’ success and are pleased to see that work recognized over a wide range of practice groups.”

Carrington Coleman attorneys included in the 2020 Texas Super Lawyers legal guide are:

Cathy Altman, Construction litigation
Mike Birrer, Employee & labor
Lyndon Bittle, Insurance coverage
Neil Burger, Business litigation
Ken Carroll, Appellate
Bruce Collins, Business litigation
David Drumm, Real estate
Carmen Eiker, Family law
Kelli Hinson, Business litigation
Jason Katz, Business litigation
Monica Latin, Business litigation
Christie Newkirk, Employment & labor (employer)
J. Michael Sutherland, Business bankruptcy

Texas Super Lawyers is published by Thomson Reuters and appears in Texas Monthly and Super Lawyers magazines. Selection is limited to no more than 5 percent of Texas attorneys and is based on a statewide survey of lawyers and extensive editorial review.

Earlier this year, five firm attorneys – Parker Graham, Alex More, Debrán O’Neil, Andrea Perez, and Brent Rubin – were included in the 2020 edition of Texas Rising Stars. A companion guide to Super Lawyers, it recognizes attorneys age 40 or younger or who have been in practice for fewer than 10 years.

For more information on Texas Super Lawyers and Texas Rising Stars, visit http://www.superlawyers.com.

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