Members of the National Trial Lawyers Group have singled out attorney Mark Lanier as its Trial Lawyer of the Year, while recognizing the Lanier Law Firm among the Top 25 most influential litigation firms in the United States. Lanier accepted both awards at The National Trial Lawyers’ February 2017 Trial Lawyers Summit in South Beach, Florida.
In addition, members elected Lanier to the position of president-elect of The National Trial Lawyers. He will serve as president in 2018.
With offices in Houston, New York and Los Angeles, the Lanier Law Firm has been involved in various sports and entertainment law cases, including sports concussions, name and copyright infringement, unpaid endorsements to athletes, right to publicity lawsuits and sickle cell related deaths.