Two with Texas-based Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey Named Among Nation’s Best for Real Estate Law

HOUSTON – Two founding shareholders of Texas-based Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey PC have earned recognition for their real estate law practices in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the nation’s oldest peer-review guide to legal services. Marc Markel and Rick Butler have built robust practices advising community and homeowners associations, as well as other residential and commercial real estate clients. Both are Board Certified in Commercial and Residential Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Markel is experienced in handling all aspects of real estate transactions. A charter fellow of the College of Community Association Lawyers, he is active in defending those organizations in litigation. He also has written master deed restrictions for many large residential, commercial, and mixed-use projects.

Mr. Butler’s experience in representing residential and commercial property owners’ associations on all types of matters spans nearly 40 years. His current focus is on the representation of numerous developers for which he drafts various types of real estate documents necessary for the initial creation and then the ongoing expansion of residential, commercial, mixed-use, and master planned developments throughout the state.
To learn more about Mr. Markel and Mr. Butler, visit the Best Lawyers website at

The Best Lawyers in America is one of the most respected guides to lawyers in the U.S. Those selected for listing are first nominated, with lawyers in their practice areas and geographic regions providing feedback. The publication’s researchers conduct additional review.

In addition to their Best Lawyers in America honors, Mr. Markel and Mr. Butler also are regularly included in the annual Texas Super Lawyers listing.

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