AZA Partners Recognized Among Texas’ Best Lawyers for 2011
July 1, 2011
HOUSTON – Three name partners from the Houston complex commercial litigation law firm of Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C. have earned spots among the state’s leading attorneys in Texas’ Best Lawyers’ 2011 edition.
AZA attorneys Joseph Ahmad, John Zavitsanos and Demetrios Anapaikos are included in Texas’ Best Lawyers based on their inclusion in the 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Texas’ Best Lawyers is distributed in the Houston Chronicle, The Dallas Morning News, San Antonio Express-News, Austin American-Statesman and The Wall Street Journal.
Mr. Ahmad is Board Certified in Labor & Employment Law by The Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and represents executives in employment-related litigation, including trade secret and non-compete cases. He has been elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates, and routinely is featured in the Texas Super Lawyers listing of the state’s top lawyers.
Mr. Zavitsanos represents companies and individuals in complex commercial disputes, oil and gas litigation and executive employment litigation. He is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and the National Board of Trial Advocacy, and has been elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates. He holds the highest possible “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and has been featured among the top 100 attorneys in Houston on the Texas Super Lawyers list.
Mr. Anaipakos represents clients in complex commercial and securities fraud cases, high-stakes employment matters, and catastrophic personal injury claims. He is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and has earned a “distinguished” rating by Martindale-Hubbell. He is featured on the Texas Super Lawyers listing and H Texas magazine’s guide to top lawyers in Houston.
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, securities fraud, construction, and business dispute cases. AZA is one of only 32 firms in the U.S. to be recognized as “awesome opponents” in a nationwide poll of corporate general counsel who were asked to name the law firms they hope their companies never have to face in court. In fact, AZA has been hired on many occasions by the same companies the firm has prevailed against at trial.