Coats Rose Among Best Law Firms Says US News-Best Lawyers 2013

HOUSTON, TX, Nov. 7, 2012 –  Editors of the 2013 Edition of U.S.News and World Report have selected  the Houston office of Coats Rose law firm as a Tier 1 Metropolitan ranking in the– Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” publication.  U.S.News and World Report selected Coats Rose for its high scores in 3 practice areas – Construction Law, Litigation-Construction and Real Estate Law.

The first tier ranking includes firms that scored within a certain percentage of the highest-scoring firms. Of the 11,098 firms that were eligible to submit information for the ranking process, 10,324 firms received rankings, and 6,894 of those firms received first-tier national and/or metropolitan rankings. The first-tier national rankings will appear in U.S.News & World Report’s special money issue on newsstands in mid-November.

In addition to the “Best Law Firm” ranking, 6 Coats Rose attorneys are in the 2012 Texas Super Lawyer listing. Jerry Young was among the Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers in the state and in Houston. Five attorneys were selected for inclusion on the Texas Rising Stars 2012 list. Coats Rose also achieved strong rankings in the 2012 Chambers USA edition for the construction and labor and employment categories in both practice and individual levels.

Coats Rose is a business transaction and litigation law firm based in Houston, Texas. For more than 25 years, Coats Rose attorneys have worked with clients in construction/surety law, real estate law, commercial litigation of all types, municipal law, public finance, affordable housing, insurance law, labor and employment law, and governmental relations. Coats Rose is comprised of over 90 attorneys, with offices in Houston, Clear Lake, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, and New Orleans.



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