(Houston, Texas) Once again Super Lawyers has recognized Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner of Houston, Texas, as having some of the top lawyers in Texas.
Named Texas Super Lawyers in 2010, Firm Partners Nick Nichols and Benny Agosto, Jr. are important to the firm’s success and have established themselves in the top five percent of attorneys in the state for at least seven years in a row.
In years past, both attorneys have distinguished themselves among practicing attorneys in Texas for their dedication to the community and the legal profession. A Super Lawyer since 2003, Nick Nichols was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award in 2008 by the Association of Rice University Alumni for his commitment and service to the university. First named a Super Lawyer in 2004, Benny Agosto, Jr. was recognized by the State Bar of Texas when he was presented the Certificate of Merit Award, and he is the 2010 President Elect of the Hispanic National Bar Association.
Earlier this year, firm attorney Mo Aziz was named to the Texas Rising Stars list. He has been recognized as an up-and-coming Texas attorney under the age of 40 for the past three years.
The firm continues to receive community recognition and was recently awarded the inaugural Harris County Bench Bar Pro Bono Award, which is an honor given to law firms for providing free legal service to underprivileged citizens in Harris County.
The attorneys at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner protect the rights of catastrophically injured people and represent families whose loved ones were killed by the negligence of others. Founded in 1951, the firm has built a reputation as one of the oldest and most well-respected firms in Houston, Texas. Through the years, the firms has helped thousands of injured clients in cases involving motor vehicle and trucking accidents, workplace injuries, defective products, medical malpractice, aviation crashes and other personal injury accidents.
Each year Super Lawyers, a service of Thomson Reuters Legal division, creates a list of lawyers widely recognized by their peers for meeting ethical standards and demonstrating high degrees of achievement in their field. The list serves as a credible, comprehensive resource of attorney listings for consumers to use in their search for legal representation. Only five percent of lawyers in each state are named Super Lawyers and less than 2.5 percent in each state are named Rising Stars. For more information, visit www.superlawyers.com.