8 Coats Rose Attorneys Named to 2014 Texas Super Lawyers List

Houston, TX, Sept. 8, 2014 – Eight Coats Rose attorneys have been selected to the 2014 Texas Supers Lawyers list. The annual recognitions are based on peer recognition and professional achievements.  Of those nominated, only five percent of the total lawyers in the state of Texas are selected to receive this honor.
In addition, Jerry Young has been highlighted in the publication’s Top 100 Houston list.  This designation is achieved by lawyers who received the highest point totals in the Texas nomination, research and blue ribbon review process.
Coats Rose lawyers included in the list of leading attorneys are as follows:

Thomas R. Barber.

Surety Law

Barry S. Rabon

Construction Litigation

Richard Reed  

Construction Litigation

James M. Riley, Jr.

Civil Litigation: Defense

Richard L. Rose

Real Estate Law

Chris E. Ryman

Construction Litigation

William B. Short, Jr.

Construction Litigation

Jerry M. Young

Business Litigation

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

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.




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


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