Category Archives: Texas

Top Attorney – Armando B. Gonzalez, Jr.

Corpus Christi, TX WW/Press/December 1, 2021 – Armando B. Gonzalez, Jr. Attorney with A. Gonzalez Law Firm P.L.L.C is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

A. Gonzalez Law Firm, P.L.L.C. is a family-owned legal practice in Corpus Christi, Texas serving clients in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support cases. Attorneys and brothers Armando B. Gonzalez, Jr. and Antonio (Tony) B. Gonzalez provide honest, knowledgeable, through personalized representation in English and Spanish. If you need legal assistance the attorneys will work with you to develop a plan to address your legal needs and help you get the results that your case deserves.

Armando B. Gonzalez Jr. partner at the firm has been practicing law since 2003. He is admitted to the Texas bar. His areas of practice are Family Law; Child Custody; Child Support; Divorce; Criminal Law; DUI/DWI; Traffic Violations; Personal Injury; Automobile Accidents and Injuries; Truck Accidents; Slip and Fall; Wrongful Death; Wills. Mr. Gonzalez will assess your case, address your specific needs and help you achieve your goals.

Prior to starting his own firm, Mr. Gonzalez was City Attorney for the City of Robstown, Assistant Nueces County Attorney for Nueces County and Attorney at Michael Lee & Associates, Inc.

Mr. Gonzalez received his J.D. from Texas Tech University, 2003 and B.A. from Texas A&M University, College Station, 1999. He is a member of the Corpus Christi Bar Association, the Corpus Christi Family Bar Association and the Corpus Christi Criminal Bar Association. Mr. Gonzalez Jr. is also a judge for Precinct 5-2 of the Nueces County Justice of the Peace in Texas.

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Top Attorney – Caroline E. Alonzo

Austin, TX WW/Press/November 23, 2021– Caroline E. Alonzo, Attorney with Gray & Becker, P.C. is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

Since 1983, Gray & Becker, P.C., has provided skillful representation for clients in Austin, Texas providing a broad  range of complex legal matters including business and commercial litigation, estate planning, family law, employment law, oil and gas law, constitutional law, and government law. The attorneys are distinguished litigators who have a passion for the law and a drive to succeed with a core commitment to providing quality legal services. Gray & Becker, P.C. has earned an acclaimed reputation for excellence and experience and particularly for its accomplishments  as one of the top business litigators and shaping the legal landscape of Texas.

Caroline is an Associate Attorney with Gray & Becker, P.C., a firm who has earned an acclaimed reputation for excellence and experience in the area of family law. Caroline has been a practicing attorney for over six years concentrating exclusively in family law, including high asset martial estate divorces, child custody disputes, military divorces, and assisting the underserved and low-income families. Caroline provides services in both English and Spanish, and her secret to success is maintaining a work-life balance, being consistent, and being able to adapt both personally and professionally.

Prior to joining Gray & Becker, Caroline was an Associate Attorney for Coldwell Bowes L.L.P., and Managing Attorney of her own law firm in El Paso, Texas.

Caroline received her J.D. from Texas Southern University, 2014. She is a member of the Texas Bar College, Texas Young Lawyers Association, Austin Bar Association, American Bar Association.

Caroline is the mother of three young children, which gives her irreplaceable perspective when assisting clients through tumultuous divorces and custody fights.  She enjoys spending time with her family and loves to travel and explore the beautiful Central Texas landscape.

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Top Attorney – John R. Salazar

Dallas, TX WW/Press/November 19, 2021– John R. Salazar, Attorney with Salazar Law Firm is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

The Salazar Law Firm has proudly served the North Texas area for over 30 years and helped thousands of people who needed representation in personal injury, including cases involving 18-wheelers, motorcycles, defective products, medical malpractice, construction site accidents, and more. Do you think you have a case? Do you need a personal injury lawyer to get the justice you rightly deserve, the team of attorneys are reliable and knowledgeable and are there to help you. At the Salazar Law Firm they battle for the best interests of their clients. They’re always on your side!

John is the President and CEO of the Salazar Law Firm. He is admitted to the Texas bar. He has assisted thousands of people seeking much needed representation upon suffering a car accident or personal injury caused by someone else’s negligence. John also practices in the areas of insurance, labor-employment and litigation.

Prior to establishing the Salazar Law Firm in 1990, John was an associate attorney with personal injury law firms in Houston and Dallas.

John received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center. He is a member of the Texas Bar Association and American Association of Justice.

Throughout the years, John and the team at the Law Offices of John R. Salazar, P.C., have been recognized for their involvement in and sponsorship of many events that benefit the community, and they have been a consistent champion for the underprivileged in the North Texas area.

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Top Attorney – Sanjeev Kumar

Austin, TX WW/Press/November 18, 2021– Sanjeev Kumar, Esq. with Hunt Pennington Kumar PLLC is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

My key to success has been to always think about what is best for my clients.- Sanjeev Kumar

Hunt Pennington Kumar PLLC is located in Austin, Texas and counsels business owners and entrepreneurs. The firm also focuses on preservation of wealth for future generations through business succession planning and other estate planning services. Attorney Sanjeev Kumar has experience working with companies across a wide array of industries and can help you to select the best stricture for your new business. At Hunt Pennington Kumar PLLC your business is their business.

Sanjeev Kumar is the founder and principal at Hunt Pennington Kumar PLLC. He is admitted to practice law in the State Bar of Texas and a registered practitioner with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. His areas of practice include legal counsel to entrepreneurs and business owners in business & corporate law and intellectual property along with related areas of interest to clients such as business succession planning, wealth preservation through estate planning, and alternate dispute resolution. 

Having been a business professional himself, he has been a successful technology professional, entrepreneur and business leader managing teams that were culturally diverse and located in different geographic areas. His technology and engineering experience along with business knowhow in dealing with customers, suppliers and partners all around the globe when combined with knowledge of law makes Sanjeev a valuable advisor to entrepreneurs, professional mangers and business owners. Sanjeev has had experiences in negotiating deals with the industry stalwarts like Apple, Sony, Samsung, Microsoft, and Philips. He has dealt with customers, suppliers and partners in various geographies like Japan, Taiwan, Korea, Europe, India and China/Hong Kong. He has managed remote teams in India, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea and Japan. All these experiences enable him to be the savvy and tough advocate a client appreciates to have by his/her side. Prior to practicing law, Sanjeev co-founded Portal Player, a semiconductor startup, and grew it into a NASDAQ listed company that was responsible for integral portions of the first seven generations of Apple iPods. Sanjeev’s experience includes three decades of involvement with: personal computer and consumer electronics device design and development; system architecture design; embedded firmware and  system software, and related technical and business management.

For years, Sanjeev has been on the cutting edge of technological innovation, with more than a decade devoted to the design, development, and implementation of next-generation PC systems and PC system architectures. He has experience in both the engineering and legal sides of the innovation and patent process. His secret to success has been to always think about what is best for his clients.

Attorney Sanjeev understands the issues faced by his clients. His skillset enables him to balance the often conflicting business (risk taker) and legal (risk averse) forces and find optimal solutions for clients that avoid the common pitfalls in reaching the business goals while at the same time mitigate risks and are within the legal constraints imposed on such transactions. Sanjeev will work with you to develop a comprehensive plan to address your legal needs, integrating your vales and vision to help you achieve your goals.

Sanjeev received his J.D. from St. Mary’s University School of Law, M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Tulane University and his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute if Technology, Kanpur. He is a member of the Texas Bar Association and a Council Member for the City for Lakeway.

When he is not assisting clients with their legal matters Sanjeev can be found honing his skills on the golf course, traveling or exploring the ever-expanding Austin food scene.

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Top Attorney – Alan Brown

San Antonio, TX WW/Press/November 12, 2021– Allan Brown, Attorney with The Law Offices of Alan Brown is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

The Law Offices of Alan Brown is located in San Antonio, Texas representing clients in a variety of criminal cases throughout the metropolitan area including Federal crimes, State crimes, Violent crimes, Sex crimes, Drug crimes, White-Collar Crimes, Internet crimes, DUI/DWI, Expunctions, and Probation violations. The firm has a reputation for aggressive, passionate defense in criminal law cases. When you need high quality legal assistance from people who truly care about seeking justice, contact the Law Offices of Alan Brown.

Alan Brown, founder at the firm has been practicing law since 1969. He is admitted to practice in Texas, Mr. Brown is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States. Mr. Brown is one of the first lawyers in Texas to become a certified specialist in criminal law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Brown focuses his practice exclusively on criminal defense matters, he has represented thousands of accused people providing advice and counsel to residents who have been accused by the state or federal government of having committed misdemeanor or felony offenses.

The types of charges that Mr. Brown’s clients have faced have included drug possession and distribution, weapons violations, sex crimes, driving under the influence of alcohol, fraud and other white collar crimes, assault and battery, and theft. Whether through a dismissal of the charges, a bench or jury acquittal, or the negotiation of a favorable plea agreement with the prosecutor or helping many clients get their criminal records expunged. Mr. Brown has a track record of success obtaining positive results for his clients.

Mr. Brown received his Juris Doctor from St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio in 1969 and obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Texas-Pan American. His professional affiliations include membership in the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers’ Association, and of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Alan Brown draws upon the Constitution, the Bible, and a South Texas outlook for guidance in his pursuit of justice. An accused person is deemed innocent until proven guilty and every accused person is entitled to a good defense.

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Top Attorney – Lynette A. Martinez

Humble, TX WW/Press/October 27, 2021– Lynette A. Martinez, Attorney with The Law Office of Lynette A. Martinez is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories. 

“I give my personal attention to all clients needs.” – Lynette A. Martinez 

The Law Office Of Lynette A. Martinez is a law firm in Humble, TX. Attorney Lynette A. Martinez is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer. She has been practicing law for over 20 years. She is admitted to the Texas Southern District/Bankruptcy Court. Ms. Martinez practices in the areas of criminal defense, family law, and Immigration. She is a Former Juvenile and Adult Prosecutor. Ms. Martinez received her J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law. She is a member of The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Ms. Martinez believes that her clients deserve the highest-quality representation. She will work with you addressing all your legal needs, integrating your values and vision to help you achieve your goals.

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Top Attorney – Bob Bennett

Houston, TX WW/Press/October 15, 2021 – Bob Bennett, Attorney with Bob Bennett & Associates is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

Bob Bennett & Associates Law Firm is located near the world-renowned Houston Medical Center. The Firm represents clients in various professional licensure issues, including matters before the Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel, Board of Law Examiners Representation, Texas Medical Board, Medical Industry Licensing, Privilege Hearings,  and before the USMLE in Philadelphia, Penn. Whether you need an attorney for a medical license in Texas, are facing the consequences of a revoked or denied attorney license, or any other issue involving a professional license, the Firm makes defending professionals the cornerstone of their practice. The Firm attorneys and staff understand the procedures and applicable ethical codes by which Texas professionals must abide. At Bob Bennett & Associates, clients will receive compassionate and trustworthy counsel.

Bob Bennett, the founder of the firm, has been practicing law for nearly 50 years. He is admitted to the Texas Bar and various federal courts. Bob specializes in attorney and medical license disputes, professional disciplinary issues, law license denials, medical license denials, and represents professional students, lawyers, judges, law students, and others seeking professional licenses.

Throughout Bob Bennett’s lengthy career, he has amassed an impressive resume encompassing various areas of legal practice. He served as a legislative assistant to United States Congressman Patrick Caffery (D-3d); he interned in the Harris County District Attorney’s Office under Carol Vance,  and served three years with the United States Attorney’s Office in San Antonio, Texas; he spent two years as a litigator for the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC)  and three years working for United States Attorney John Clark; he served as general counsel for Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Guatemala; and as a private practitioner, he has represented clients throughout Texas and many parts of the United States in a variety of civil and criminal matters. For the last decade, he has focused his practice on defending professionals of various types in disciplinary proceedings, including barratry. His clients include lawyers, judges, doctors, professional students, and other professionals.

Bob received his J.D.- (Order of Barristers-Moot Court Team) from the University of Houston Law Center, 1974, his M.A. – (Honors Program)  1975, and B.A. – (Dean’s List) from George Washington University, 1971. He is a former member of the International Board of Directors, Amigos de las Americas, former President of the University of Houston Law Center Alumni Association. He is also involved in community activities: Coach, West University Little League baseball and  Houston Youth Hockey, Competitor, USA Masters Swimming competition and Competitor, Senior Olympics Swimming.

Bob Bennett holds the coveted AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® and has a Rating of 8.3 by AVVO for Featured Attorney Licensing for legal excellence. He has more positive reviews on Avvo.com than any other Texas Attorney in his field of expertise, “Professional Licensing.”

Bob’s Daughter, Sarah Bennett Hawkins has three sons, and Bob’s son, R. Andrew Bennett has one son.

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Top Attorney – Frank L. Branson

Dallas, TX WW/Press/October 14, 2021 – Frank L. Branson, Attorney with The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

Integrity. Insight. Innovation.

The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson is a 21st century law firm committed to representing those who have been seriously injured by dangerous products, major trucking accidents, industrial catastrophes, and a variety of personal injury. The firm’s proven courtroom expertise and resources are also in demand from business entities involved in high-stakes disputes.  

Led by legendary Texas trial lawyer Frank L. Branson, this talented team of lawyers provides clients insight, integrity, and comprehensive legal expertise. The legal team and professional staff represent a strategic blend of accomplished skills and abilities that produce real, consequential results for clients and their families. The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson is one of the nation’s most respected trial firms, and the attorneys take pride in their proven track record of excellent outcomes. 

The Branson team has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to victims of dangerous products, commercial airplane crashes, injuries from gas explosions or electric burns, medical negligence, major trucking accidents, and industrial catastrophes. The firm also represents companies and corporate representatives in high-stakes business disputes. 

Widely recognized as one of America’s best trial lawyers, Branson provides clients with tenacious pre-trial preparation and masterful courtroom strategies. A leader in the effective use of multimedia demonstrative evidence, the staff includes an investigator, a medical illustrator and an audio-video professional who are capable of producing high-quality video, computer animation, medical art, and individualized anatomical models that make judges and juries take notice. 

“What we are trying to do is allow the judge and jury to fully understand what happened to our client and the nature and severity of their injuries,” says Mr. Branson. 

In addition to accepting referrals, Mr. Branson and the firm often represent prominent doctors, lawyers, business executives, politicians, and other professionals in cases in which they or their families have faced major legal issues. 

Mr. Branson received his J.D., 1969 and LL.M., 1974 from Southern Methodist University and his B.A. from Texas Christian University. He is admitted to Texas State District Courts, the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eighth Circuits, and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas and the Eastern District of Arkansas. 

His professional affiliations include the Texas Bar Association – Member, American Inn of Court – Master, Texas Bar Foundation – Member, Attorneys’ Information Exchange Group – Founding Director, College of the State Bar of Texas – Life Fellow, Dallas Bar Association – Member, Dallas Bar Foundation – Life Fellow, International Academy of Trial Lawyers – Fellow, International Society of Barristers – Fellow, Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law – Executive Board Member, Dallas Trial Lawyers Association, Past President; American Board of Trial Advocates Dallas Chapter, Past President; Southern Trial Lawyers Association, Past President; and the Texas Trial lawyers Association – Director Emeritus. 

Mr. Branson has received numerous honors and recognitions for legal excellence. He has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America, 1987-2022; Texas Super Lawyers, 2003-2021; Top 10 Texas Super Lawyers, 2007-2021; and D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas, 2001-2021. 

Mr. Branson is married to Debbie D. Branson, an attorney at The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson. The Branson’s two children, Jennifer and Buck, are graduates of Southern Methodist University Law School. 

For more information, visit www.flbranson.com or call 800-522-0216 

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Top Attorney – Nadine M. Nieto

San Antonio, TX WW/Press/October 11, 2021 – Nadine M. Nieto, Attorney with The Law Offices of Nadine M. Nieto is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

Dedicated, Approachable And Super Knowledgeable In Her Craft As A Trial Attorney.

Nadine M. Nieto is passionate about helping injured people recover for their physical, financial, mental and emotional damages. She started her legal career in 1995, and opened her own law firm in 1998, focusing her practice on handling personal injury and wrongful death cases. Ms. Nieto has more than 26 years experience as a trial lawyer. She will put her experience to work for you, fighting on your behalf.  She understands how the workers’ compensation system works and will investigate your rights under the law. Attorney, Nadine M. Nieto, and her legal team have handled thousands of cases and recovered millions of dollars for her clients.

The Law Office of Nadine M. Nieto represents people throughout South Texas including San Antonio, Austin, Brownsville, Eagle Pass, Harlingen, Laredo, McAllen, Rio Grande City, Rio Grande Valley and surrounding areas in legal matters including Work Place Injuries, Workers Compensation, Auto/Trucking Accidents and Wrongful Death cases.

Nadine M. Nieto provides competent and compassionate legal representation that gives injured victims the opportunity to obtain the financial compensation they deserve. If you, or someone you love has been injured, contact The Law Office of Nadine M. Nieto, she can help.

Ms. Nieto was born and raised in San Antonio, graduating from South San Antonio High School with honors. She is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, and received her Juris Doctorate from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University in Houston, 1995. She is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association and San Antonio Bar Association.

Nadine M. Nieto has been married for 28 years.  She has two sons who are her pride and joy.

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Top Attorney – Chuck Portz

Houston, TX WW/Press/October 6, 2021 – Chuck Portz, Attorney with Portz, Portz & Peña is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.

 Experience. Respect. Results.

Portz, Portz & Pena, a Law Firm in Houston, Texas represents clients in legal matters including in personal injury, accidents and immigration law. At Portz, Portz & Peña, they are a new kind of law firm for a changing world. They are consistent, patient and professional, giving each new case the attention it deserves. An integral part of their services is to work closely with their clients so that they can make the right decisions with respect to their legal needs.

Chuck Portz, a partner at Portz, Portz & Peña has been practicing law for 35 plus years. He is admitted to the Florida Bar and Texas Bar and Texas Southern District/Bankruptcy Court. His practice areas are in business, criminal, family litigation, commercial litigation, personal injury, immigration, construction, juvenile, appellate; criminal contracts. Chuck’s secret to success has been God’s grace and he likes to think of himself as a maintenance man who can fix things before they are broken.

Chuck received his J.D. from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University, 1984. He is a member of the Texas Bar Association. Chuck is Usher for The Lone Star Cowboy Church. He is also active with Reckless Saints of Nowhere.

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