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Eight Husch Blackwell Lawyers Named to 2018 Thomson Reuters' Texas Super Lawyers

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Eight Husch Blackwell attorneys have been named to the 2018 Texas Super Lawyers list.


  • Elizabeth G. “Heidi” Bloch – Appellate
  • David W. Hilgers – Health Care
  • Hal S. Katz – Health Care
  • Nikelle Susanne Meade – Land Use/Zoning, Legislative & Governmental Affairs
  • Mark Vane – Government Relations
  • Thomas H. Watkins – Business Litigation


  • Vickie L. Driver – Bankruptcy: Business
  • David Timmins – Insurance Coverage

Husch Blackwell’s Texas Rising Stars were announced on March 12, 2018. Covering more than 70 practice areas, Super Lawyers is a directory of lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The Rising Star category is for attorneys who are under 40 years old or who have fewer than ten years of legal experience.


David W. Hilgers

Senior Counsel

Hal Katz


Nikelle Meade


Mark Vane

Of Counsel