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March 6, 2015

6 Cantey Hanger Attorneys Selected Rising Stars

Fort Worth, Texas – Eight Cantey Hanger LLP attorneys have been recognized in the list of “Texas Rising Stars for 2015 by Texas Monthly magazine. The state list is in the March publication.

The eight and the practice areas for which they were recognized:

  • Mary H. Barkley, eminent domain;
  • Katherine L. Lackey, family;
  • John S. Polzer, civil litigation, defense;
  • Ryan L. Valdez, business litigation;
  • Philip A. Vickers, business litigation.

Valdez has been honored for the eighth consecutive year.

“The firm is proud of each of our lawyers recognized,” said Steve Tatum, the firm’s Managing Partner. “They are the latest in a 138-year tradition of excellent service to Cantey Hanger’s clients.”

To be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be 40 years old or younger or in practice 10 years or less. Fewer than 2.5 percent of those eligible are named to the Rising Stars list. An independent rating service specializing in legal services qualifies the candidates, who are judged in 12 areas of professional achievement.