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Peter Kraus, Gary Paul Honored as Best Lawyers in America

Peter Kraus, Gary Paul Honored as Best Lawyers in America

Waters Kraus & Paul founder Peter Kraus and partner Gary Paul have been recognized as Best Lawyers in America.

Recognition by Best Lawyers® is based entirely on confidential peer review, reflecting the opinions of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical areas and legal practice areas. Lawyers must be in private practice to...

2021 Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas

Patrick Wigle

2021 Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas

D Magazine has selected Dallas attorney Patrick Wigle as a 2021 “Best Lawyer Under 40.” The list was featured in the publication’s January 2021 issue. D Magazine is a long-running monthly magazine used as a valuable Dallas-Ft. Worth resource guide for those in the know.

To qualify, a nominee must be under 40 years of age, have a valid Texas Bar license with no pending disciplinary...

Caitlyn Silhan Joins ABA’s False Claims Act Mock Trial Faculty

Caitlyn Silhan

Caitlyn Silhan Joins ABA’s False Claims Act Mock Trial Faculty

Caitlyn Silhan, a partner at Waters Kraus & Paul in the Dallas office, was recently invited to be part of the upcoming American Bar Association’s (ABA) False Claims Act mock trial faculty in Coral Gables, Florida. She was invited to participate by Joel Androphy, a partner at Berg & Androphy in Houston, Texas. Androphy has served as Program Director for the American Bar...

Patrick Wigle Named Among Top 40 Under 40 Texas Trial Lawyers

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Patrick Wigle Named Among Top 40 Under 40 Texas Trial Lawyers

Waters & Kraus, LLP partner Patrick Wigle has been re-selected for an invitation to join The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 membership for his exceptional work as a Texas civil plaintiff trial lawyer. According to The National Trial Lawyers, Mr. Wigle is part of an elite group of the top 40 attorneys from Texas under the age of 40 and is eligible for national membership in the...

2021’s Texas Rising Stars Announcement

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2021’s Texas Rising Stars Announcement

Waters & Kraus, LLP is proud to announce that Dallas attorneys Caitlyn Silhan, Christopher Johnson, Sam Iola, and Patrick Wigle have all once again been selected for inclusion on the 2021 Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Star list. The lawyer rating service is an honor reserved for lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice and strive to perform outstandingly for plaintiffs every year. The...

Firm Founders named to 2020 Texas “Super Lawyers”

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Firm Founders named to 2020 Texas “Super Lawyers”

Waters & Kraus, LLP is proud to announce that firm Partners C. Andrew Waters and Peter A. Kraus have been selected for inclusion on the 2020 Texas Super Lawyers list. The honor recognizes Mr. Waters and Mr. Kraus as being among the top 5% of Texas attorneys in their practice areas for personal Injury litigation and product liability litigation on behalf of plaintiffs.

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Waters Kraus & Paul Virtual Roundtable Q&A: Women In Law

Women In Law

Waters Kraus & Paul Virtual Roundtable Q&A: Women In Law

Women’s History Month had its origins as a national celebration with a 1987 presidential proclamation. The law passed by Congress marked the month of March with observances to honor the achievements of American women in a variety of fields, including the law.

To celebrate Women’s History Month this year, we’ve asked attorneys at Waters Kraus & Paul to participate in a...

Women In Law Virtual Roundtable Q&A with Susan Ulrich

Susan Ulrich

Women In Law Virtual Roundtable Q&A with Susan Ulrich

Susan Ulrich is an attorney at Waters Kraus & Paul in the firm’s Los Angeles office. A native of Massachusetts, Susan graduated with her bachelor’s degree in politics and American studies from Brandeis University. She was later awarded a Juris Doctor degree from Northeastern University School of Law. She has served on the Board of Directors for Roca, Inc., an organization dedicated to...

Women In Law Virtual Roundtable Q&A with Caitlyn Silhan

Caitlyn Silhan

Women In Law Virtual Roundtable Q&A with Caitlyn Silhan

Caitlyn Silhan is a partner at Waters Kraus & Paul in the Dallas office. After earning her bachelor’s degree at Boston University, she graduated magna cum laude, earning her Juris Doctor degree from Tulane University Law School, where she was a Dean’s Scholar. She is a recipient of many accolades and honors, including the 2016 Kristi Couvillon Bono Award granted by the Texas Civil...

Women In Law Virtual Roundtable Q&A with Kay Reeves

Kay Reeves

Women In Law Virtual Roundtable Q&A with Kay Reeves

Kay Gunderson Reeves serves as of counsel to Waters Kraus & Paul. For more than 20 years, she has represented victims of asbestos exposure and those injured by dangerous drugs or other toxic substances. She graduated with high honors from the University of California at Berkeley before receiving a Master’s in Public Administration from Troy State University, and later her Juris Doctor...

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