Seven from Wright Shut & Barger Named to 2020 Texas Tremendous Attorneys Listing

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HOUSTON, 19th October 2020 / PRNewswire / – Seven lawyers with Texas Appeals and litigation law firm Wright Close & Barger LLP was named to the Texas Super Lawyers list for 2020, including the firm's co-founder Thomas Wrightwho is again recognized as one of the top 100 lawyers in Houston.

Mr. Wright, together with regular partners Jessica Barger, Russ Hollenbeck and Raffi Melkonian were selected for their appointment work. Mr. Melkonian was also recognized as the Top 100 Attorney in Law Houston. Fixed partners Howard Close and Andrew Love were selected by the Peer Review Assessment Guide for their civil litigation defense work, and Randall Owens made the list for his business process practice.

Not more than 5 percent of Texas Lawyers are selected for Super Lawyers every year. Super Lawyers, owned by Thomson Reuters, determines the annual award winners through a patented, multi-phase process that includes nominations of attorneys, a survey of managing partners, and extensive research into the performance of individual attorneys. A blue ribbon panel of lawyers reviews candidates in their own areas of practice.

"Every day is about the work we do for our customers – our commitment to them," said Wright. "Having so many members of our team in the top 5 percent of lawyers in the state is a testament to our dedication and passion for what we do."

Wright Close & Barger's honors for Texas Super Lawyers come less than two months after 15 attorneys were recognized in the 27th edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

The full list is shown in the Texas November issue of Super Lawyers and Texas Monthly magazines. The full list can be found at

Wright Close & Barger LLP is a Houston-Based civil litigation and appeals firm that handles complex litigation and appeals for clients in all areas Texas. Our attorneys have a track record of finding low-cost solutions, including catastrophic personal injury cases, insurance coverage, intellectual property, oil and gas, product defects, trade disputes, arbitration and mediation, trade secrets, and trust and estate disputes, among others. We also support you with applications in court, special problems of evidence, challenges to experts and the critical work on the indictment of the court against the jury. More information is available at

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