Jackson Walker is proud of the recognition we’ve received from a number of prestigious organizations. Below are highlights of the firm’s recent awards, honors, and accolades.

Legal Awards

  • 2018 Nationally Ranked in 26 areas – U.S. News/Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” Guide
  • 2017 Texas HQ Law Firm Headcount – Texas Lawbook
  • 2017 Dallas Business Journal’s 6th largest law firm
  • 2017 Texas Lawyer’s 4th largest Texas law firm
  • 2017 Austin Business Journal’s largest law firm
  • 2017 Houston Business Journal’s 11th largest law firm
  • 2017 San Antonio Business Journal’s 5th largest law firm
  • 2017 San Antonio Business Journal’s Top Private Companies List
  • 2017 San Antonio Business Journal’s Fastest Growing List
  • 2017 Hoovers’ 11th Largest Fort Worth law firm
  • 2017 BTI Standout Associates – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2017 BTI Brand Elite: Client Perceptions of the Best Branded Law Firms – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2017 Power 100 Law Firm – Above the Law
  • 2017 Nationally Ranked in 27 areas – U.S. News/Best LawyersBest Law Firms” Guide
  • 2017 Metropolitan City Ranked in 95 areas – U.S. News/Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” Guide
  • 2017 Ranked for 11 practice areas – Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • 2015 Texas Powerhouse – Law360
  • 2014 Firm of the Year for the Americas – Globalaw
  • 2014 Go-To Law Firm for the Fortune 500 – The American Lawyer

Diversity Awards

  • 2017 Diversity Scorecard – The American Lawyer
  • 2016 Do Good, Do Well – Minority Corporate Counsel Association
  • 2016 Top Performer – Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
  • 2015 Top 5 Texas Firms for Diversity – The American Lawyer
  • 2015 YW Mentors and Allies Award – YWCA of Metropolitan Dallas
  • 2014 Thomas L. Sager Award for Diversity – Minority Corporate Counsel Association

Service Awards

  • 2017 Champion of Justice Law Firm Award – Texas Access to Justice Commission
  • 2018 Law Firms by Pro Bono Hours List – San Antonio Business Journal
  • 2017 BTI Leading Collaboration Award – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2017 BTI Client Service A-Team – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2017 BTI Brand Elite: Client Perceptions of the Best Branded Law Firms – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2017 BTI Client Service All Stars
  • 2016 BTI Brand Elite: Client Perceptions of the Best Branded Law Firms – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2015 BTI Client Service All Stars
  • 2015 BTI Brand Elite: Client Perceptions of the Best Branded Law Firms – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2015 BTI Client Service A-Team – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2014 BTI Client Service A-Team – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2014 BTI Brand Elite: Client Perceptions of the Best Branded Law Firms – BTI Consulting Group

Practice Recognition

  • 2018 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
    • Ranked in Texas: Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Corporate/M&A, Energy: State Regulatory and Litigation (Electricity), Environment, Healthcare, Labor & Employment, Litigation: General Commercial, Real Estate
    • Recognized Practitioner: Investment Funds (Nationwide), Technology (Texas)
  • 2018 Landmark Awards – Houston Business Journal
    • Winner: Project Lease
  • 2018 M&A Deal Count By Law Firms list – The Texas Lawbook
  • 2018 Largest San Antonio Energy Law Firms List – San Antonio Business Journal
  • 2018 BTI Litigation Powerhouses: IP Litigation, Class Actions, Complex Employment Litigation, Complex Commercial Litigation, Everyday Employment Litigation, and Everyday Commercial Litigation Honor Rolls – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2017 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards – The M&A Advisor
    • Corporate/Strategic Deal of the Year ($25MM to $50MM)
  • 2017 Largest Houston-Area Corporate Firms List – Houston Business Journal
  • 2017 Fastest Growing Private Companies List – San Antonio Business Journal
  • 2017 BTI Litigation Powerhouses: Routine Commercial and Employment Litigation – BTI Consulting Group
  • 2017 Top Energy Law Firms List – San Antonio Business Journal
  • 2017 Global 200 Real Estate Report – The Lawyer
  • 2017 11th Annual Turnaround Awards – The M&A Advisor
    • Energy Deal of the Year (Over $1B)
    • Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (Over $1B)
    • Divestiture Deal of the Year (Over $50MM to $100MM)
  • 2017 Finalist, Litigation Department of the Year – Texas Lawyer
  • 2016 Top Patent Firm – IPWatchdog
  • 2016 Top Energy Law Firms List – San Antonio Business Journal
  • 2016 Top Patent Law Firms List – Austin Business Journal
  • 2015 Top Texas Lobbying Firm – Southern Political Report
  • 2014 A-Team of Immigration Law – Houston Business Journal

Attorney Recognition

  • 2018 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • 2018 Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation
  • 2018 Super Lawyers – Rising Stars – Thomson Reuters
  • 2017 Fort Worth Top Attorneys – Fort Worth, Texas magazine
  • 2017 Best Lawyers Under 40 – D Magazine
  • Top Lawyers of 2017 – Houstonia
  • 2017 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 
  • 2017 Super Lawyers – Rising Stars – Thomson Reuters
  • 2016 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • 2016 Super Lawyers – Rising Stars – Thomson Reuters
  • 2016 Texas Super Lawyers – Thomson Reuters
  • 2016 Best Lawyers in Dallas – D Magazine
  • 2016 Best Lawyers in America – Woodward/White, Inc.
  • 2016 Fort Worth Top Attorneys – Fort Worth, Texas magazine
  • 2016 Best Lawyers in San Antonio – S.A. Scene magazine
  • 2015 Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • 2015 Texas Super Lawyers – Thomson Reuters
  • 2015 Super Lawyers – Rising Stars – Thomson Reuters
  • 2015 Best Lawyers in San Antonio – S.A. Scene magazine
  • 2015 Fort Worth Top Attorneys – Fort Worth, Texas magazine
  • 2015 Best Lawyers in Dallas 2015 – D Magazine