The firm’s Insurance Recovery Practice Group is ranked Band 1 in Texas in 2021 — one of only three firms in that tier. This is the 17th straight year the group has been ranked Band 1 in the state. Chambers praised Haynes and Boone’s “standout policyholder practice with an experienced team of insurance” lawyers who “regularly handle major coverage litigation and arbitrations.”
Chambers also shared feedback about Haynes and Boone’s insurance team from market sources, who commented:
• "It is a strong group that has excellent practitioners who do fantastic work."
• “Excellent lawyers who are very determined and capable litigators.”
The following Haynes and Boone lawyers are ranked in Chambers USA 2021 as leading insurance lawyers in Texas: Partner Ernest Martin (Band 1), chair of the firm’s Insurance Recovery Group, and Partners Micah Skidmore (Band 2) and Werner Powers (Band 4).
Chambers shared praise from clients and sources about all of Haynes and Boone’s ranked insurance lawyers:
Martin: "He is a real leader in this field." "He is a fantastic lawyer who does a great job for his clients."
Skidmore: “A very talented, smart and skilled advocate."
Powers: "He is one of the most experienced litigators in Texas." "He is a fierce litigator and advocate."
Haynes and Boone’s Insurance Recovery Practice Group represents clients in all facets of their dealings with insurance carriers. The group help businesses and individuals facing costly litigation or recovering from a catastrophic event to get the financial protection they deserve from their insurance carriers.
Haynes and Boone 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 600 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 was recognized for excellence in the BTI Consulting Group’s 2021 “A-Team” report, which identifies the law firms that in-house counsel commend for providing superior client service.