Jackson Walker Congratulates Its Chambers-Ranked Partners and Practice Groups

Dallas, TX, June 16, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Six Jackson Walker partners were selected for inclusion in the 2011 edition of the prestigious Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business guide. The firm itself has also been ranked for its Energy practice and its Real Estate practice, with sources calling the practice group "A very solid, traditional real estate practice."

The Chambers guide identifies leading lawyers and law firms through interviews with thousands of lawyers across the U.S. and their clients. The criteria for selection in the guide include recommendations by clients, the attorney's visibility in his or her area of law, and the volume, complexity and size of work undertaken.

Congratulations to the following Chambers-ranked lawyers:

Chip Babcock - Ranked for First Amendment Litigation (National); Litigation: Trial Lawyers (National); and Litigation: General Commercial (Texas)
"Charles Babcock is said to be 'one of the best defamation attorneys around,' and his services are enlisted by the likes of Oprah Winfrey and other prominent media clients."
[From Chambers USA 2011]
"Based in Houston, his reputation as a 'very active, very skilled trial lawyer' extends across the country."
[From Chambers USA 2011]

Pat Cowlishaw - Ranked for Energy: State and Regulatory & Litigation (Texas)
"He is praised by clients for his 'broad-based knowledge of the Texas regulatory landscape, excellent testimony writing skills, strong work ethic, and ability to identify major themes and weave them throughout the testimony of various witnesses.'"
[From Chambers USA 2011]

Kathleen LaValle - Ranked for Energy: State and Regulatory & Litigation (Texas)
"Kathleen LaValle has a wide range of litigation experience, having been involved in matters as diverse as antitrust, libel and slander, securities fraud and employment discrimination."
[From Chambers USA 2011]

Jed Morrison - Ranked for Health Care (Texas)
"Praised by commentators for his 'distinguished statewide health care practice,' Edgar Morrison of Jackson Walker LLP has of late been involved in a number of complex transactions."
[From Chambers USA 2011]

Michael Nasi - Ranked for Environment (Texas)
"Michael Nasi of Jackson Walker LLP enters the rankings this year based on positive feedback. His practice concentrates on regulatory permitting. Nasi also founded the firm's climate change and carbon management group."
[From Chambers USA 2011]

Kurt Nondorf - Ranked for Real Estate (Texas)
"Another star of the real estate legal market, Kurt Nondorf is described as 'a real gentleman - smart, hard-working and amiable.'"
[From Chambers USA 2011]

About Jackson Walker
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