Honors & Awards

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Ronald D. Secrest Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award

Mark Lanier received The 2015 Ronald D. Secrest Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award was established to recognize an active trial lawyer. The award recognizes a trial lawyer who, in his or her practice, has demonstrated high ethical and moral standards and has demonstrated exceptional professional conduct, thus enhancing the image of the trial lawyer.

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2015 Texas Litigation Department of the Year: Mid-Size Firms

Following a banner year of courtroom victories, The Lanier Law Firm has earned the title of 2015 Texas Litigation Department of the Year among mid-sized law firms. The annual listing from Texas Lawyer newspaper identifies the state’s top law firms based on litigation results.

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Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Association for Justice

Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm will be recognized with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the American Association for Justice (AAJ) at the organization’s annual convention on July 14, 2015. “To receive this award, the highest given by the AAJ, is a true milestone in my career,” says Mr. Lanier.

Award Name & WinnerGranting OrganizationDate
Lawyer of the Year, PI Litigation in Houston - Mark LanierBest Lawyers in America/Woodward White, Inc.2017
America's Leading Lawyers for Business - Mark LanierChambers USA2012-2017
Best Law Firms, Tier 1 Ranking - The Lanier Law FirmUS News & World Report/Best Lawyers2013-2017
Top 25 Most Influential Law FirmsNational Trial Lawyers Association2017
Top Ranked Firms in Medical Device and Pharmaceutical LitigationLegal 500 U.S.2016-2017
Top 10 Texas Super Lawyers - Mark LanierThomson Reuters2007, 2009-2010, 2012-2017
National Star in Plaintiffs Product Liability - Mark LanierChambers USA2016-2017
Top 100 Trial Lawyers - Mark LanierBenchmark Litigation2015-2017
Best Lawyers in America - Mark LanierBest Lawyers/Woodward White, Inc.2006-2017
Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers - Mark LanierThomson Reuters2004, 2006-2017
Litigation Star in Plaintiff Personal Injury - Mark LanierBenchmark Litigation2013-2017
Texas Super Lawyers - Mark LanierThomson Reuters2003-2017
Texas Best Lawyers - Mark LanierBest Lawyers/Woodward White, Inc.2010-2017
Top 50 Verdicts of the Year - Mark LanierVerdictSearch/ NLJ2016
Lawyer of the Year, Mass Torts/Class Actions in Houston - Mark LanierBest Lawyers in America/Woodward White, Inc.2016
Trial Lawyer of the Year - Mark LanierThe National Trial Lawyers2015-2016
Recognized Practitioner in Commercial Litigation - Mark LanierChambers USA2016
Elite Trial Lawyers - Mark LanierNational Law Journal2015-2016
500 Leading Lawyers in America - Mark LanierLawdragon2007-2016
Lifetime Achievement Award - Mark LanierAmerican Association for Justice2015
Texas Litigation Department of the Year - The Lanier Law FirmTexas Lawyer2015
Litigation Trailblazer - Mark LanierNational Law Journal2015
Ronald Secrest Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award - Mark LanierTexas Bar Foundation2015
Plaintiff's Hot List - Mark Lanier & The Lanier Law FirmNational Law Journal2015
Texas Verdicts Hall of Fame - The Lanier Law FirmTexas Lawyer2014
Most Feared Plaintiffs Firms - The Lanier Law FirmLaw3602014
Lawyer of the Year, Mass Torts/Class Actions in Houston - Mark LanierBest Lawyers/Woodward White, Inc.2012
Top 5 "Go To" Personal Injury Plaintiff Attorneys in Texas - Mark LanierTexas Lawyer2002, 2007, 2012
Clarence Darrow Award - Mark LanierClarence Darrow Award2012
Top 10 Trial Attorneys in the Nation - Mark LanierNational Law Journal / ALM2011
100 Most Influential Lawyers in America - Mark LanierThe National Law Journal2011
One of the Most Influential Attorneys of the Decade - Mark LanierThe National Law Journal2010
25 Greatest Lawyers of the Past Quarter Century - Mark LanierTexas Lawyer2010
Impact Player of the Year - Mark LanierTexas Lawyer2005
Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law - Mark LanierTexas Board of Legal Specialization1995
AV Preeminent Rating - Mark LanierMartindale-Hubbell
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