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Karen Neeley Named 2013 Lawyer of the Year in Austin for Financial Services Regulation Law

October 10, 2012

Cox Smith Matthews Incorporated (“Cox Smith”) today announced that attorney Karen Neeley was recently selected by her peers as “Lawyer of the Year” in Austin for Financial Services Regulation Law by The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.).

With more than 30 years of experience, Karen Neeley is widely recognized throughout the Texas financial institution community in the areas of regulatory and compliance law. She has been recognized by Best Lawyers since 2009 and selected for inclusion as a Texas Super Lawyer since 2005. She was selected in the banking category for Texas Lawyer’s prestigious Go-To Guide, which is only published every five years and includes only five attorneys in each category, and is also recognized by Chambers USA, a prestigious annual legal guide that compiles rankings of the nation’s best lawyers through research, client interviews and testimony.

“Karen Neeley is highly regarded for her knowledge of the financial services industry. It’s a testament to her fine work that she’s being recognized again by her peers as a Lawyer of the Year,” said Jamie Smith, managing director of Cox Smith.