No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers.
San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) September 20, 2011
Attorney-Mediator Don Philbin has been named to the Texas Super Lawyers list as one of the top attorneys in Texas for 2011.
Super Lawers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi‐phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. For more information about Super Lawyers, go to superlawyers.com.
Don Philbin, J.D., M.B.A., LL.M., is an AV-rated attorney-mediator with extensive business, legal, and negotiation experience and education. He has resolved disputes and crafted deals for more than two decades as a business and commercial litigator, general counsel, and president of technology-related companies. Don holds a Masters of Law degree from Pepperdine’s top-ranked Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, where he is now an adjunct professor, has been trained and published at Harvard’s Program on Negotiation, is an elected Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators, American Academy of Civil Trial Mediators, and National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, and was one of the first U.S. mediators certified under the international standards established by the International Mediation Institute. He has mediated hundreds of individual and class matters in a wide variety of substantive areas and serves as a neutral on several panels, including CPR’s Panels of Distinguished Neutrals. Don has published widely in the field, is Co-Chair of the ABA Dispute Resolution Section’s Negotiation Committee, and a member of the ADR Section Council of the State Bar of Texas. Mr. Philbin is listed in The International Who’s Who of Commercial Mediation, The Best Lawyers in America, Texas Super Lawyers, and The Best Lawyers in San Antonio. His firm, Donald R. Philbin, Jr., P.C., is listed in the U.S. News and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” survey and the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.
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