Chris Hamilton of Hamilton Wingo Named Texas Super Lawyer

DALLAS – Trial lawyer Chris Hamilton of Dallas’ Hamilton Wingo, LLP, has been named a Texas Super Lawyer for 2016 based on his work in business litigation for individuals and companies of all sizes. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. This is the third year in a row that Mr. Hamilton was been included on the Super Lawyer list. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have … Read More

Atrium Medical Agrees to $11.5 Million Settlement in Texas False Claims Act Case

Whistleblower exposed kickbacks to doctors for recommending stents DEL RIO, Texas, July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Attorneys representing whistleblower Esther Grace Sullivan have reached an $11.5 million settlement with New Hampshire-based Atrium Medical Corp. over claims that the company paid improper kickbacks to doctors for promoting the unapproved use of medical stents in patients’ arteries. The settlement is one of the largest in U.S. history under the federal False Claims Act involving a medical device where the government declined to intervene. The Dallas law firm Hamilton Wingo, LLP, joined the case on Ms. Sullivan’s behalf in 2014. A former sales … Read More

Hamilton Wingo Adds Personal Injury Attorney Stephen Blackburn in Dallas

Experienced trial lawyer expands firm’s expertise in injury, wrongful death cases DALLAS – The Dallas-based law firm Hamilton Wingo, LLP, is happy to announce that experienced personal injury attorney Stephen Blackburn has joined the firm. Mr. Blackburn is a trial lawyer who focuses his practice on representing clients in cases involving serious personal injuries, wrongful death and dangerous water contamination. He previously worked with the Baron & Budd law firm in Dallas. A veteran of high-stakes cases in courtrooms across the country, Mr. Blackburn also has experience representing people and communities in environmental contamination claims, in addition to providing extensive expertise in … Read More

Chris Hamilton Selected to “Nation’s Top One Percent” by National Association of Distinguished Counsel for Second Year

Chris Hamilton, of Hamilton Wingo, LLP, has been selected to the 2016 list as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel for the second year in a row. NADC is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Its mission is to objectively recognize the attorneys who elevate the standards of the Bar and provide a benchmark for other lawyers to emulate. Members are thoroughly vetted by a research team, selected by a blue ribbon panel of attorneys with podium status from independently neutral organizations, and approved by a judicial review board … Read More

Chris Hamilton Selected to “Nation’s Top One Percent” by National Association of Distinguished Counsel for Second Year

Chris Hamilton, of Hamilton Wingo, LLP, has been selected to the 2016 list as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel for the second year in a row. NADC is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Its mission is to objectively recognize the attorneys who elevate the standards of the Bar and provide a benchmark for other lawyers to emulate. Members are thoroughly vetted by a research team, selected by a blue ribbon panel of attorneys with podium status from independently neutral organizations, and approved by a judicial review board … Read More

Three Hamilton Wingo Attorneys Selected to 2016 Rising Stars List

Hamilton Wingo, LLP, is pleased to announce that three attorneys from the firm’s litigation section have been named 2016 Texas Rising Stars by Super Lawyers. Attorneys Anne Langdon Hamilton, Jodie Slater Hastings, and Meagan Martin were all selected as Texas Rising Stars. Jodie Slater Hastings was selected for the ninth year in a row for her work in Business Litigation, Meagan Martin was selected for the fourth year in a row for her work in Business Litigation, and Anne Langdon Hamilton was selected for the third year in a row for her work in Plaintiff’s Civil Litigation. The Rising Star … Read More

Chris Hamilton of Hamilton Wingo Named Texas Super Lawyer

Trial lawyer Chris Hamilton of Dallas’ Hamilton Wingo, LLP, has been named a Texas Super Lawyer for 2015 based on his work in business litigation for individuals and companies of all sizes. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. This is the second year in a row that Mr. Hamilton was been included on the Super Lawyer list. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high … Read More

David Tomek Awarded 2015 Weatherbie Workhorse Award

Hamilton Wingo, LLP, is pleased to announce that David Tomek has been awarded the 2015 Weatherbie Workhorse Award by Texas Bar CLE. The Weatherbie Workhorse Award is given annually to one attorney who – for years, even decades – has been a stalwart of real estate continuing legal education courses and on whom the Texas real estate bar has come to depend for regular and quality contributions as an author and speaker. The Weatherbie Workhorse Award was created in 2002 and named after Dallas attorney David Weatherbie, who for years masterfully presented the annual real estate case law update with … Read More