Attorney Kelly Viktorin(Houston, TX) Attorney Kelly Viktorin of the personal injury law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner has been recognized on the Texas Rising Stars list for 2020. This marks Kelly's third consecutive year to be included on this annual list, which is published in the Texas Rising Stars issue of the Super Lawyers magazine and the Texas Monthly magazine.

Attorneys named to the annual Rising Stars list go through the rigorous Super Lawyers selection process and are selected based on nominations, independent research, and peer evaluation. To be eligible for inclusion, attorneys must be under the age of 40 or in practice for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of eligible attorneys are named to the Rising Stars list, which indicates that Kelly is among a prestigious list of top young lawyers in Texas.

Over the course of her legal career, Kelly has practiced exclusively personal injury. Since joining Abraham Watkins as an associate in 2016, her practice has specifically focused on motor vehicle accidents, premises liability accidents, oil field accidents, defective drugs and products, and maritime injuries. In addition to being selected to the Texas Rising Stars list, Kelly has been recognized on the Top Lawyers list for personal injury by Houstonia Magazine and reached a settlement ranked among the Top 100 Premises Liability Settlements in the United States by TopVerdict.com in 2018.

Kelly is a member of the Houston Bar Association, Houston Trial Lawyers Association, Houston Young Lawyers Association, and Texas Trial Lawyers Association. She is active in the Houston Young Lawyers Association as a Co-Chair of the Young Lawyers in Schools Committee and a member of the Know Your Rights Committee. She is also a member of the Houston Bar Association's Lawyers for Literacy Committee.

Kelly is a graduate of Clemson University and South Texas College of Law Houston, where she attended on a Dean's Merit Scholarship and graduated magna cum laude. During law school, Kelly was active in varsity moot court, was a recipient of the CALI Award for Excellence in Agency and Partnership, was an Assistant Articles Editor of the South Texas Law Review, and a recipient of the Lisa Dahm Award for Writing Excellence in Public Policy. Upon graduation, she was an inductee of the Order of Lytae, an honor society at South Texas.

Please join Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner in congratulating Kelly Viktorin on being named to the Texas Rising Stars list for 2020. To learn more about Kelly or to contact her, please email her or call 713-222-7211.