Coats Rose Attorneys Named to Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® List of Top Rated Lawyers

February 11, 2013 HOUSTON, TX: Martindale-Hubbell announced today 23 Coats Rose attorneys have earned the AV Preeminent® rating. This rating is Martindale-Hubbell’s highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability.
The AV rating represents the pinnacle of professional excellence. It is achieved only after an attorney has been reviewed and recommended by their peers – members of the bar and the judiciary.
Coats Rose attorneys Thomas R. Barber, John G. Cannon, Timothy G. Green, Dowe Gullatt, Nancy H. Hamren, Stephanie Lucas Harrison, John M. Joseph, Byron G. Lee, Kelton Longwell, Lawrence A. Lynn, Barry Palmer, Barry S. Rabon, Richard L. Reed, James M. Riley, M. Frank Russell, Chris E. Ryman, William B. Short, W. Routt Thornhill, W. Dickinson Yale, David L. Ylitalo and Jerry M. Young are listed in this year’s publication for excellence in their practice areas.
Coats Rose is a business transaction and litigation law firm based in Houston, Texas. For more than 30 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.



9 Greenway Plaza, Ste. 1000
Houston, Texas 77046
Phone: 713.651.0111
Fax: 713.651.0220
Toll Free: 800.535.2701


14755 Preston Road
Suite 600
Dallas, Texas 75254
Phone: 972.788.1600
Fax: 972.702.0662


Terrace 2
2700 Via Fortuna, Suite 350
Austin, Texas 78746
Phone: 512.469.7987
Fax: 512.469.9408
Toll Free: 855.679.6763

San Antonio

1020 Northeast Loop 410, Ste. 800
San Antonio, Texas 78209
Phone: 210.224.7098
Fax: 210.212.5698
Toll Free: 800.862.5079

New Orleans

365 Canal Street, Ste. 800
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Phone: 504.299.3070
Fax: 504.299.3071
Toll Free: 888.435.8214


PNC Center
201 E. 5th Street, Suite 1810
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 513.830.0261
Fax: 513.672.0381