(Houston, TX) Attorney Benny Agosto, Jr., partner at the Houston law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner, has been selected to the Texas Super Lawyers list for 2016. This year’s inclusion marks Mr. Agosto’s 12 th appearance on the list. Selection to the list is a prestigious honor for any Texas attorney and appears annually in the Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers magazines. The number of times Mr. Agosto has been included on this list speaks to his abilities, as well as his dedication to clients and colleagues.
Recognition by Super Lawyers indicates that an attorney is in the top five percent of lawyers in Texas. Attorneys are selected based on a very strict process of peer nomination and evaluation, along with professional accomplishments and research by Super Lawyers staff. This process ensures that only the highest-achieving attorneys in every state and practice area are selected.
In addition to appearing on the Super Lawyers list for a number of years, Mr. Agosto has a strong record of community and professional service. He has been recognized by a number of organizations, including Best Lawyers in America®, Houstonia magazine’s list of Top Lawyers, and Latino Leaders Magazine’s list of Top 25 Latinos Lawyers. He has also been honored by the State Bar of Texas, the Houston Bar Association, the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and South Texas College of Law Houston. Most recently, Mr. Agosto was recognized by the Houston Baptist University with the Distinguished Alumnus Award and was induced into the HBU Athletic Hall of Honor.
In addition to representing hundreds of individuals who have been seriously injured, Mr. Agosto also serves the community through positions in professional organizations, including those that support young Hispanics aspiring to be attorneys. He previously served as President of the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) and is the Founder and President of the Mexican-American Bar Association of Texas Foundation (MABATx Foundation). The MABATx Foundation has raised over $275,000 for scholarships extended to Hispanic law students since the Foundation was established.
Please join the attorneys of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner in congratulating Benny Agosto, Jr. on his selection to Super Lawyers for 2016. To learn more about Mr. Agosto, or to contact him or other personal injury attorneys at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner, please email the firm or call (713) 222-7211.