Houston, Texas, August 20, 2020 – Crain Caton & James congratulates six attorneys for their inclusion on the inaugural Best Lawyers Ones to Watch list (2021 edition).  Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation.  Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognizes lawyers who have been in practice for 5-9 years for their outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

Attorneys recognized in the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, 2021 edition include:

Gabriela M. Barake Litigation – Trusts and Estates
Joshua R. Flores Litigation – Trusts and Estates,

Commercial Litigation, Elder Law

Caroline Pace Corporate Law
Joe R. Savoie Litigation – Trusts and Estates, Commercial Litigation
Jocelyn Slater Commercial Litigation
Calla M. Sprague Litigation – Trusts and Estates, Tax Law


“Our firm strives to attract great talent, and this list bears that out.  All of the attorneys on this list are deserving of commendations for their legal skills, professionalism, and dedication to their practice areas,” states Executive Committee member, Jeffrey I. Horowitz.

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