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Cox Smith Attorneys Named “Rising Stars” by S.A. Scene Magazine

March 19, 2014

Cox Smith, the largest Texas law firm headquartered in San Antonio, today announced that six of its attorneys were selected as San Antonio’s Rising Stars 2014 in S.A. Scene magazine’s annual survey of the city’s rising star attorneys.

Cox Smith’s Rising Stars 2014 include: Mark Barrera (Litigation), Matthew Cole (Litigation), Rodrigo Figueroa (Real Estate), Tyler Peace (Estate Planning & Trust), David Vanderhider (Litigation) and Corey Wehmeyer (Energy  Litigation).

“Congratulations to Cox Smith’s 2014 Rising Stars for this well-deserved recognition,” said Deborah Williamson, managing director of Cox Smith. “As the largest law firm in San Antonio, we have a deep and wide range of practice areas to serve our clients. As we celebrate our 75th anniversary this year, it’s rewarding to also celebrate the achievements of our next generation of business leaders.”

According to the magazine, many of San Antonio’s senior attorneys nominated area junior attorneys for the annual Rising Stars feature in S.A. Scene’s March 2014 issue, which included than 100 rising star attorneys representing myriad firms and private practices in the area.