Press Release

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Listed as 2020 Texas Rising Stars

March 11, 2020

Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars has recognized 18 Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers as up-and-coming practitioners in the 2020 edition of the legal directory

Published by Thomson Reuters, the Rising Stars directory includes only 2 percent of young lawyers in Texas, selected through peer nominations and research. To be eligible, lawyers must be 40 or younger or practicing less than 10 years.

Partner Polly Fohn and Associate Jason Jordan were also included among the Texas Rising Stars Up-and-Coming 100 list.

The following Haynes and Boone lawyers were listed as 2020 Texas Rising Stars:


Adam Sencenbaugh – Business Litigation

Suzie Trigg – Food & Drug


Kelli Bills – Appellate

Matthew Fry – Securities & Corporate Finance

Andrew Guthrie – Appellate

Bradley Holdbrook – Real Estate

Lindsey Hughes – Banking

Jason Jordan – Appellate

Chris Kang – Employee Benefits

Phillip Kim – Healthcare

Christopher Rogers – Healthcare

Monika Sanford – Banking, Business/Corporate

Stephanie Sivinski – Intellectual Property Litigation


D.J. Beaty – Energy & Natural Resources

Natasha Breaux – Appellate

Austin Elam – Energy & Natural Resources

Polly Fohn – Appellate

Kim Mai – Energy & Natural Resources

Haynes and Boone, LLP is an international corporate law firm with offices in Texas, New York, California, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, Washington, D.C., London, Mexico City and Shanghai, providing a full spectrum of legal services in energy, technology, financial services and private equity. With more than 575 lawyers, Haynes and Boone is ranked among the largest U.S.-based firms by The National Law Journal, The American Lawyer and The Lawyer. It also ranks among the nation’s most recommended law firms by general counsel, according to BTI Consulting Group’s “Most Recommended Law Firms 2019” report.