Texas Super Lawyers Again Honors Seven AZA Lawyers; Three Are Top 100
September 4, 2019
HOUSTON – Seven lawyers with the commercial litigation firm Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, earned selection to the 2019 Texas Super Lawyers listing.
AZA founders Joe Ahmad and John Zavitsanos are recognized again among Super Lawyers’ Top 100 attorneys both in Texas and in Houston. Partner Demetrios Anaipakos is again listed among the Top 100 in Houston. Mr. Anaipakos and Mr. Zavitsanos were selected for their business litigation skills, and Mr. Ahmad was chosen for his expertise in executive employment law.
Also recognized by Texas Super Lawyers among the state’s leading business litigation attorneys are firm partners Amir Alavi, Todd Mensing and Tim Shelby. Of counsel David Warden earned recognition for his intellectual property litigation work.
These highly rated lawyers serve a variety of clients, including Fortune 500 companies such as Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:APC), Apache Corp. (NYSE:APA), Chevron (NYSE:CVX), Enterprise Products Partners LP (NYSE:EPD), Group 1 Automotive Inc. (NYSE:GPI), Halliburton Corp. (NYSE:HAL), Huntsman (NYSE:HUN), Liberty Mutual, National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE:NOV), Noble Energy (NYSE:NBL) and NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG).
Super Lawyers is owned by Thomson Reuters and recognizes no more than 5 percent of lawyers in each state. Selection is based on peer nominations, third-party feedback, professional achievement and independent review. The complete list of Texas honorees will appear in the October issues of Super Lawyers and Texas Monthly magazines. All honored AZA lawyers can be seen here.
AZA or Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., is a Houston-based law firm that is home to true courtroom lawyers with a formidable track record in complex commercial litigation, including energy, intellectual property and business dispute cases. AZA is recognized by Chambers USA 2019 among the best in Texas commercial law; by U.S. News – Best Lawyers’ Best Law Firms as one of the country’s best commercial litigation firms for eight years running; by Texas Lawyer as the 2019 Litigation Department of the Year; and previously by Law360 as a Texas Powerhouse law firm. National corporate counsel named AZA one of the country’s best in client service among law firms serving the Fortune 500 and 1000.