Shook Partners Sharon Israel and Gene Williams were recognized by Thomson Reuters as 2018 Texas Super Lawyers. Israel was selected for intellectual property litigation and intellectual property. Super Lawyers named Williams in the areas of civil litigation–defense, business litigation and class actions and mass torts. Both Israel and Williams have been recognized by Super Lawyers annually since 2003.
Nominees for Super Lawyers are graded on a point scale that considers 12 indicators of professional achievement, including experience, representative clients, verdicts and settlements, honors and awards, and pro bono and community service, and no more than the top 5 percent in each state are included in the Super Lawyer list.