AZA Named Among Both Top Energy, Top IP Law Firms in Houston Law Guide
February 18, 2016
HOUSTON – Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, has been ranked among both the top energy and top intellectual property (IP) law firms in the 2016 edition of the Houston Business Journal Law Guide, which lists the city’s leading firms in several areas of legal expertise.
AZA is ranked alongside some of the city’s largest law firms in both energy and IP law. With 30 experienced attorneys focused on energy law, AZA ranks No. 19 among Houston’s biggest energy law firms. AZA ranked No. 9 for intellectual property law, with 10 lawyers primarily dedicated to patent law matters.
AZA represents some of the largest and most respected companies in the energy sector, including National Oilwell Varco (NOV), Plains All American Pipeline, Noble Energy, CITGO, Apache Oil Company and Anadarko. The firm’s patent and IP lawyers represent clients in matters involving software, electronics, automotive and wireless technology.
“Our trial firm has two main focuses: commercial litigation, largely in the energy sector; and intellectual property and patents. It’s rewarding to see a boutique like ours mentioned on a list of Houston’s best and biggest firms,” says firm founding partner John Zavitsanos.
Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, is a Houston-based law firm that is home to true courtroom lawyers with a formidable track record in complex commercial litigation, including energy, intellectual property and business dispute cases. AZA is recognized in Chambers USA 2016 among the best in Texas commercial law; U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America as one of the country’s best commercial litigation firms; Texas Lawyer as the 2015 Litigation Department of the Year and Law360 as a Texas Powerhouse law firm. National corporate counsel named AZA both one of the country’s best in client service and one of the most feared. Read more at http://www.azalaw.com.