Firm Attorneys Honored in Best Lawyers in America for 2016

By Weisbart Springer Hayes

The Best Lawyers of America has honored three firm lawyers in its 2016 publication.  Founding partner Sherrard (Butch) Hayes has been named Lawyer of the Year in Austin for Labor Law-Management and Geoff Weisbart was recognized in the area of Commercial Litigation.

Best Lawyers conducts a rigorous survey that includes more than 4 million confidential peer evaluations to compile the annual guide to the nation’s leading attorneys. The complete 2016 list is available online at

“This is a wonderful and well-deserved honor for Butch and Geoff,” said founding partner Julie Springer.  “This recognition speaks to their commitment to excellence in the representation of their clients, and the diversity of our firm’s practice in all types of litigation matters.”

“Butch’s accolade as Lawyer of the Year in Austin is particularly well-deserved,” said partner Tim Cleveland.  “His deep knowledge, experience, and expertise has made him one of the go-to lawyers in not only Austin, but the nation, for complex labor and employment disputes.”

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