Three with Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey Make List of Top Young Lawyers in Texas

HOUSTON – Three shareholder attorneys with Texas-based Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey PC have earned selection to the Texas Rising Stars list for 2018, which recognizes the top young lawyers in the state. Litigator Rick Anderson, based in Houston, was chosen for his outstanding defense work in professional liability cases. Board Certified in Consumer and Commercial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, he has been selected to the Rising Stars list every year since 2012. Mr. Anderson also represents emerging companies, venture capital and private equity firms, and publicly held companies. Justin Markel earned selection to Rising Stars for a fourth consecutive year for his work in employment and labor law. Board Certified in that practice area by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Mr. Markel is based in the Houston and Fort Bend offices. He also represents clients in complex corporate and real estate matters. Aaron Dobbs, who works from the firm’s Fort Bend office in Sugar Land, earned recognition for this work in estate and trust litigation. He is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He advises clients on estate plans and assists beneficiaries, fiduciaries, creditors and nonprofits in estate and trust matters.

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Rising Stars is part of the Super Lawyers rating service, owned by Thomson Reuters, and recognizes the top attorneys age 40 and younger or those in practice 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of eligible attorneys in Texas are chosen, based on nominations, research and peer evaluations. The 2018 listing will be published in the Texas edition of Super Lawyers magazine and the April issue of Texas Monthly. The full listing will be available at

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