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In the Latest Issue of Texas Rising Stars Magazine

TXRS12_SM_Cover.jpgThe latest issue of Texas Rising Stars magazine is now available online, as a digital magazine, and, of course, in print.

One of the Ingredients of a Successful Private Law Career: Start in Public Law

One of the departments we include in our magazines is called "Word for Word" in which we ask attorneys one question and run their verbatim responses. This year one of the questions we asked was, "What advice do you have for young lawyers?" Among the most popular answers we received was to get experience in the local district attorney's office.

From the Vault: Chris Messerly's Role In Getting the 35-W Bridge Memorial Built

MN-2011-After-the-Collapse-Chris-Messerly-large.jpgIn downtown Minneapolis there is a memorial near the site of the 35W bridge collapse that took the lives of 13 people and injured 145 in 2007. It's there in large part to the work of Chris Messerly of Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi. Messerly was brought in after the collapse to help lead a 17-firm pro bono relief effort for 112 people  harmed by the disaster. In May 2008, the state set up a $36.64 million fund for victims, which pleased Messerly, but he went for more, pressing the companies that were assigned to assess the safety of the bridge for answers and compensation. From our piece that appeared in Minnesota Super Lawyers:

In the 2011 issue of Texas Super Lawyers

In the latest issue of Texas Super Lawyers (available online, digitally, via app and in print), cover feature Rick Robertson, who practices family law at Koons Fuller in Plano, talks about how his practice is changing in the era of Facebook.

In the new issue of New Jersey Super Lawyers/Rising Stars

Linda Ershow-Levenberg of Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg has made a career of helping the elderly.