Three Firm Attorneys Again Recognized Among the Best in the Nation

By Weisbart Springer Hayes

The firm is pleased to announce that name partners Geoffrey D. Weisbart, Julie Springer and Sherrard “Butch” Hayes have been named to the 2022 list of The Best Lawyers in America, the preeminent listing of the nation’s top attorneys.

In addition, Mr. Weisbart is recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” for Central Texas for his work in representing individuals in employment law matters.

Mr. Hayes is recognized in the areas of Employment Law-Management and Labor Law-Management, and has been named to the Best Lawyers list since 2005.  He has successfully tried employment disputes and other litigation matters in state and federal courts across the nation.

Ms. Springer is honored in the area of Labor & Employment Litigation and Commercial Litigation. She has represented clients and tried cases in federal and state courts throughout Texas and the United States. In addition, she has a growing practice in the area of Title IX and higher education and recently obtained a defense verdict on behalf of a private university in a case involving alleged sexual assault.  Ms. Springer is one of the few attorneys in the state who is Board Certified in both Labor & Employment Law and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Mr. Weisbart is one of the state’s most respected courtroom advocates and has successfully represented an impressive roster of clients in matters involving substantial financial and business risks. He is honored this year in four practice areas: Commercial Litigation, Employment Law-Individuals, Litigation-Labor & Employment and Litigation-Real Estate.

The annual Best Lawyers guide is based on a rigorous peer-review survey that includes confidential evaluations submitted by clients and other attorneys from across the nation. The full listing is available at

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