KoonsFuller Lands Seven Attorneys on Rising Star List
DALLAS, TX — Seven young KoonsFuller attorneys were selected for the list of Texas Rising Stars for 2012 just announced by Thomson Reuters. This was the greatest number of attorneys from any one family law firm to make the list.
Rising Star honorees from KoonsFuller include Clint Brown, Julie Crawford, Emily Miskel, Rachel Moore, Kristy Sims Piazza and Rebecca Tillery. Miskel and Tillery are first-time honorees, while the others have made the list in previous years.
Rising Star designation is an annual honor limited to 2.5 percent of eligible attorneys. Candidates for this honor must either be 40 years old or younger or have practiced 10 years or less.
Attorneys are evaluated based on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, including verdicts and settlements, legal experience, honors and awards, special licenses and certifications, education, training and other measures of ability.