15 Dykema Attorneys Named to Texas Super Lawyers List for 2023

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Dykemaa leading national law firm, announced today that 15 of its Texas-based attorneys—from multiple practice areas—were named to the 2023 Texas Super Lawyers list by Texas Super Lawyers Magazine. In March of this year, eight of the firm’s attorneys were also included on the 2023 Texas Rising Stars list.

Of those recognized, both Chris Kratovil and Deborah Williamson were each included on Super Lawyers “Top Lists.” The Top Lists they have been included on, are:

  • Christopher D. Kratovil – Top 100: 2023 Dallas/Fort Worth Super Lawyers
  • Deborah D. Williamson – Top 50: 2023 Central/West Texas Super Lawyers

The Super Lawyers designation, conferred upon the most respected legal practitioners in the state, is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected by the research team to receive this honor.

The Dykema attorneys named on the 2023 Texas Super Lawyers list, identified by their resident office and the practice area(s) for which they are being recognized, are:


  • Michael P. Adams– Intellectual Property Litigation; Intellectual Property


  • Thomas B. Alleman – Insurance Coverage; General Litigation; Environmental Litigation
  • Alison Ashmore – Business Litigation; Employment Litigation; Bankruptcy
  • Jeffrey R. Fine – Bankruptcy; Business & Corporate; Business Litigation
  • Christopher D. Kratovil – Appellate; Business Litigation


  • Isaac Villarreal – Business Litigation; Business & Corporate; Construction Litigation; Employment & Labor; Real Estate

San Antonio

  • Ramon D. Bissmeyer – Employment Litigation; Employment & Labor; Employee Benefits
  • Jane E. Bockus–Products Liability
  • Jeffrey C. Gifford– Business & Corporate; Securities & Corporate Finance; Mergers & Acquisitions
  • David Kinder – Business Litigation
  • Donna K. McElroy – Employment Litigation; Employment & Labor; Schools & Education
  • Thomas E. Sanders – Business Litigation; Class Action & Mass Torts; Insurance Coverage
  • Brett W. Schouest – Business Litigation; Insurance Coverage; Construction Litigation
  • John B. Stewart – Real Estate
  • Deborah D. Williamson – Bankruptcy