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July 11, 2018

Texas Lawyer Honors Bobby Meadows, Brandt Leibe With Professional Excellence Awards

HOUSTON, July 11, 2018 — Texas Lawyer magazine has honored Houston partners Bobby Meadows and Brandt Leibe with Professional Excellence awards. Meadows has received a Lifetime Achievement award, and Leibe has been named a lawyer On the Rise.

The Professional Excellence Awards recognize “lawyers who have made their mark on the legal profession in the Lone Star State,” according to the publication. “All of the honorees have had, and continue to have, extraordinary careers. The bottom line: They are all impact players in the Texas legal community.”

A partner in King & Spalding’s Trial and Global Disputes group, Meadows represents clients in litigation throughout the United States, including trials in state and federal courts, international and domestic arbitrations, summary jury trials and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. Over the course of his 40-year career, Meadows has served as lead counsel in more than 50 jury trials and has become the lawyer of choice for energy companies. Read Texas Lawyer magazine's Lifetime Achievement profile of Bobby Meadows here

Leibe, who is a partner in the Special Matters and Government Investigations practice, represents clients in investigations and litigation, and also serves as hiring partner for the Houston office. He focuses on investigations of all kinds, including government criminal investigations, complex civil investigations and corporate internal investigations. He also focuses on white-collar criminal defense and compliance counseling. Read Texas Lawyer magazine's On the Rise profile of Brandt Leibe here.  

The Texas Lawyer will publish profiles of each winner in the September issue of the magazine, and an awards ceremony will take place Sept. 19 in Dallas.

About King & Spalding
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