Oct. 7, 2011 -- University of Houston Law Center Dean Raymond T. Nimmer has been named Houston’s 2012 “Lawyer of the Year” in the field of Information Technology Law in a survey conducted by Best Lawyers in America, a peer-review publication.
Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
Lawyers honored as “Lawyers of the Year” in the current 18th edition have received top marks in Best Lawyers surveys “by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity. “
Steven Naifeh, President of Best Lawyers, says, "We continue to believe – as we have believed for more than 25 years – that recognition by one's peers is the most meaningful form of praise in the legal profession. We would like to congratulate Raymond Nimmer on being selected as the 'Houston Best Lawyers Information Technology Law Lawyer of the Year' for 2012."