11 Dykema Attorneys Named as 2017 Texas Rising Stars by Super Lawyers

March, 2017 - Detroit, Michigan

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 11 of its Texas-based attorneys have been named 2017 Rising Stars in the Texas edition of Super Lawyers Magazine. Additionally, Alison Ashmore and Zachary Hoard were both recognized on the “Up-and-Coming 100: 2017 Texas Rising Stars” lists. Ashmore also received recognition on the “Up-and-Coming 50: 2017 Women Texas Rising Stars” lists.

The Rising Star list is the result of an exhaustive, multi-phase selection process that mirrors the patented methodology used to assemble the Super Lawyers list. Attorneys designated as Rising Stars are up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years of age or younger and have practiced law for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team to receive this honor.

The Dykema attorneys named on the 2017 Texas Rising Stars list and the practice area(s) for which they are being recognized, are:

Alison R. Ashmore – Business Litigation; Employment Litigation: Defense
Rodrigo Figueroa – Real Estate: Business; State, Local & Municipal; Utilities
Gemma R. Galeoto – Business Litigation
Zachary Q. Hoard – Business Litigation; Health Care
Aaron M. Kaufman – Bankruptcy: Business
Nicholas J. Monaghan – Business/Corporate
Jesse Tyner Moore – Banking; Consumer Law; Bankruptcy: Business
Travis E. Plummer – General Litigation; Business Litigaiton; Construction Litigation: Business; Civil Litigation: Defense; Insurance Coverage; Health Care
Ricardo E. Vielledent – Employment Litigation: Defense
Kristina M. Williams – Appellate; Business Litigation
R. Craig Woods – Business Litigation; General Litigation; Personal Injury – Products: Defense; Health Care; Business/Corporate