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Four Firm Partners Again Honored on Texas Super Lawyers List

The founding partners of Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP are being recognized again among the state’s top attorneys in the recently published 2018 Texas Super Lawyers list. Geoffrey D. Weisbart, Julie A. Springer and Sherrard “Butch” Hayes have each earned multiple, consecutive selections to the list since its creation in 2003. In addition, firm partner Sara… Read more »

Weisbart, Hayes Honored on the Prestigious List of The Best Lawyers in America

Geoffrey Weisbart and Sherrard “Butch” Hayes, have each been recognized among the nation’s top legal practitioners in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Launched in 1983, the publication recognizes the top 5 percent of practicing attorneys in the nation and is based on millions of peer-reviewed nominations and extensive research by its… Read more »

Weisbart Springer Hayes Partner Julie Springer Earns ABOTA Membership

Julie A. Springer, a founding partner of the firm, has been accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). ABOTA dedicates itself to the preservation and promotion of the Seventh Amendment, which guarantees the right to civil jury trials. Members in this prestigious invitation-only group must have tried a minimum of 10 civil jury… Read more »

Colleen Murphey Joins Austin Law Firm Weisbart Springer Hayes

AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas litigation boutique Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has added trial lawyer Colleen Murphey in the firm’s Austin office. Ms. Murphey’s legal experience has focused on business litigation in state and federal court, in addition to oil and gas litigation, class actions, and ERISA claims. Ms. Murphey earned her law degree with… Read more »

Trial Lawyer John Runde Joins Firm

The Texas litigation boutique Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has added trial lawyer John Runde in the firm’s Austin office. Mr. Runde has jury trial and bench trial experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in commercial litigation in courts throughout south and central Texas. These matters have involved first-party insurance defense, construction defect claims, complex contract and fiduciary duty disputes, non-compete… Read more »

Firm Places Three Attorneys on Texas Rising Stars List

AUSTIN — Weisbart Springer Hayes is pleased to announce that firm partners Mia Storm and Matt Wood, together with attorney Danielle Hatchitt, have been named to the 2018 Texas Rising Stars list of the state’s top young lawyers. This is the second year for Ms. Storm to earn this recognition for her work in a… Read more »

Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP Promotes Attorneys to Partner

AUSTIN, Texas – Austin-based litigation boutique Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has promoted attorneys Mia A. Storm and Matt C. Wood to partner effective January 1, 2018. “These two accomplished attorneys have excelled in their fields of practice, and their high-quality work reflects the values we embrace at Weisbart Springer Hayes,” said co-founding partner Sherrard “Butch”… Read more »

Four Firm Attorneys Again Honored on List of Texas Super Lawyers

The founding partners of Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP are being recognized again among the state’s top attorneys in the recently published 2017 Texas Super Lawyers list.  Geoffrey D. Weisbart, Julie A. Springer and Sherrard “Butch” Hayes have each earned multiple, consecutive selections to the list since its creation in 2003. In addition, firm partner Sara… Read more »

Weisbart, Hayes Recognized Among The Best Lawyers in America

The firm’s Geoff Weisbart and Sherrard “Butch” Hayes have earned recognition in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, one of the best-known and most respected listings of the nation’s top attorneys. In addition, Mr. Hayes is recognized as the Austin area’s “Lawyer of the Year” in the area of Labor Law –… Read more »

Matt Wood Receives Award for Community Service

For the second time, firm lawyer Matt C. Wood has been recognized with the Covington Pro Bono Service Award from Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas (VLS). VLS is a local nonprofit that connects low-income residents in Central Texas with lawyers willing to provide pro bono legal services. Each year this award is given by… Read more »