HOUSTON – Houston-based Fernelius Simon PLLC has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America in its 2019 Best Law Firms listing.

Fernelius Simon was ranked both nationally and regionally for its work in the area of Mass Tort Litigation/Class Action – Defendants.

Best Law Firms rankings are published annually. Eligibility for Best Law Firms requires that a firm have at least one attorney included in the 2019 The Best Lawyers in America guide. This year, that attorney was founding member Stephen Fernelius, who was also recognized for his work in the areas of mass tort litigation and class-action defense.

Rankings for Best Law Firms are determined through a process of client and attorney evaluations, practice area-specific peer reviews, as well as an editorial review based on information provided by the firm itself.

Fernelius Simon serves its clients in a number of areas, including energy and insurance litigation, business disputes, personal injury, and mediation and arbitration. This year, each partner, including Stephen Fernelius, Joel Simon, Brannon Robertson, and Ryan Perdue, was named to the 2018 Texas Super Lawyers listing, published by Thomson Reuters.

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