(Houston, TX) Attorney Lena Laurenzo of the personal injury law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner has been recognized on the Texas Rising Stars list for 2020. This marks Lena’s fourth 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 included on the 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, indicating that Lena is among an exclusive list of top young attorneys in Texas.
Lena joined Abraham Watkins as an associate in 2019, after several years of practicing personal injury and maritime law at another firm in Houston. Her legal practice continues to cover a wide variety of personal injury matters, including private and commercial automobile accidents, pedestrian accidents, Jones Act and maritime cases, workplace injury, and wrongful death. She graduated cum laude from Texas Tech University and attended law school at South Texas College of Law Houston, where she was a member of South Texas’ nationally-ranked trial advocacy program. Upon graduation, she was an inductee of the Order of Barristers, a national trial advocacy honorary organization. She remains active at South Texas and has served as an Advocacy Coach for the school since 2015.
Lena is a member of the Houston Trial Lawyers Association, Houston Young Lawyers Association, Houston Bar Association, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, and Executive and Professional Association of Houston. She is also a Founding Member and Chair of the Houston Bar Association’s LGBTQ+ Committee which was founded in 2019.
Please join Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner in congratulating Lena Laurenzo on being named to the Texas Rising Stars list for 2020. To learn more about Lena or to contact her, please email her or call (713) 222-7211.