August 20, 2020 -Crain Caton & James is pleased to announce that 13 lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.
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Crain Caton & James would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2021 The Best Lawyers in America list:
- Kathleen Tanner Beduze – Litigation – Trusts and Estates
- Kelly D. Brown – Environmental Law and Litigation – Environmental
- Vance Christopher – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Trusts and Estates, and Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
- Miles Cohn – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Chasity W. Cooper – Trusts and Estates
- Larry D. George – Tax Law and Trusts and Estates
- Jeffrey I. Horowitz – Real Estate Law
- James E. Hudson – Litigation – Patent
- Robert (Robin) E. Morse – Environmental Law and Litigation – Environmental
- Sarah Patel Pacheco – Litigation – Trusts and Estates and Trusts and Estates
- Jill Panagos – Employment Law – Management and Litigation – Labor and Employment
- James E. Smith – Environmental Law
- Robert R. Wisner – Banking and Finance Law
“As a firm, we have always taken great pride in our ability to attract top-notch talent and to deliver the high-quality legal services that our clients have come to expect. The fact that 13 of our lawyers were recognized as being among The Best Lawyers in America (2021 edition) comes as no surprise and confirms that we are successfully meeting those goals. We are proud of their accomplishments and what that means for the firm,” said Peter Nemeth, Executive Committee member.
About Crain Caton & James, P.C.
Crain Caton & James, P.C. provides first class service with integrity and exceptional value to its clients in Houston, Texas, and around the world. The firm’s 100-year history in downtown Houston gives it strong ties to Houston and a deep commitment to giving back to the community whenever possible. Founded in 1912, the firm now has a wide range of practice areas including Banking, Corporate, Real Estate, Probate and Estate Planning, Environmental, Employment, Intellectual Property, Fiduciary Litigation, Commercial Litigation & Appeals and several others.
Principal Office: 1401 McKinney Street, Suite 1700, Houston, Texas 77010
The Woodlands Office: 1095 Evergreen Circle, Suite 200, The Woodlands, Texas 77380 (By appointment only)
Contact: Jackie Krejci 832-859-4996