Two Susman Godfrey Attorneys Recognized as Lawyers of the Year and 22 Others Listed in 2019 The Best Lawyers in America

August 2018

Two Partners from Susman Godfrey have been have been named Lawyers of the Year by The Best Lawyers in America 2019.  Neal Manne was named the Lawyer of the Year in Houston for Litigation – Antitrust. It is the fourth consecutive year that Mr. Manne has been named a Lawyer of the Year.  Barry Barnett was named the Lawyer of the Year in Houston for Bet-the-Company Litigation. This is the second time Barnett has earned a Houston Lawyer of the Year title.

In all, 24 of the firm’s attorneys were named among The Best Lawyers in America 2019. Two appear on the list for the first time:  Houston partner Erica Harris and New York partner Shawn Rabin.

The full list of Susman Godfrey 2019 Best Lawyers in America is as follows:

HOUSTON                                                                  

  • Barry C. Barnett – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Antitrust Law, Litigation – Intellectual Property          , Litigation – Patent               
  • Vineet Bhatia – Commercial Litigation                                                                   
  • Ophelia F. Camiña – Commercial Litigation, Antitrust Law, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent                                   
  • Erica Harris – Commercial Litigation                                                                     
  • Geoffrey L. Harrison – Commercial Litigation                                                                   
  • Alex Kaplan – Commercial Litigation                                                                      
  • Neal S. Manne – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Antitrust Law, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent, Personal Injury Litigation- Plaintiffs
  • Eric J. Mayer – Commercial Litigation                                                                   
  • Kenneth E. McNeil – Commercial Litigation                                                                      
  • William R. H. Merrill – Commercial Litigation                                                                  
  • Terrell W. Oxford – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation
  • Trey Peacock – Commercial Litigation
  • Shawn L. Raymond – Commercial Litigation, Antitrust Law                                                        
  • Harry P. Susman – Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation- Defendants       , Personal Injury Litigation- Plaintiffs
  • Stephen D. Susman – Antitrust Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Environmental, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent
  • Max L. Tribble, Jr. – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent
  • Mark L. D. Wawro – Commercial Litigation                                                                       

LOS ANGELES                                                                               

  • Marc M. Seltzer – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Securities                                                                                                                         

NEW YORK                                                                        

  • Bill Carmody – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Antitrust Law, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent, Litigation – Securities         
  • Shawn Rabin – Commercial Litigation                                                                                                                                    

SEATTLE                                                                             

  • Rachel Black – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent
  • Ian Crosby – Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent
  • Parker C. Folse III – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Antitrust Law, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent                
  • Brooke A.M. Taylor – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent                             

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.