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Bill Maines of Hall Maines Lugrin, P.C. Named a ‘Lawyer of the Year’ by The Best Lawyers in America

Claude L. Stuart III also ranked among the nation’s best for insurance law 

HOUSTON – Bill Maines, a name shareholder with litigation boutique Hall Maines Lugrin, P.C., has been named the Houston antitrust litigation “Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America – the legal industry’s oldest peer-reviewed guide 

This honor is awarded to the attorneys who have received the highest overall peer feedback in a specific practice area and geographical region. Mr. Maines’ extensive trial experience and expertise in matters involving commercial, competition, securities, and professional liability disputes earned him additional recognition in the 2022 edition.  

Joining Mr. Maines as a 2022 Best Lawyers honoree is shareholder Claude L. Stuart III, one of the insurance industry’s leading American lawyers. He handles major energy and maritime insurance coverage litigation and corollary counseling and arbitration for the London Market and participating domestic Insurance Markets. His latest Best Lawyers designation is just one of many accolades that speak to his insurance law expertise. Earlier this year, Mr. Stuart earned his 10th consecutive Chambers USA ranking in recognition of his insurance practice. 

Best Lawyers in America is widely considered to be the premier list for showcasing the country’s top attorneys. Best Lawyers honorees are selected through a rigorous peer-review survey that includes confidential evaluations by other lawyers in the same and related specialties. Attorneys are not permitted to pay any fee to participate in or be included on its lists. To see the complete list of attorneys selected, log onto   

Hall Maines Lugrin, P.C. opened its doors in 2000 and quickly rose to the top as a litigation firm with unparalleled knowledge and experience in energy insurance and business disputes. The firm’s deep roots in the insurance and energy industries have made it the go-to firm for companies facing difficult commercial issues involving appellate, commercial, competition, energy, insurance coverage, products liability, and professional liability disputes. To learn more information about the firm’s lawyers and representative matters, visit    

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