March 24, 2021 | By Matthew Kellogg
McCathern, Shokouhi, Evans, Grinke is proud to announce that five attorneys from the firm’s Dallas and Frisco offices were named by Super Lawyers as Texas Rising Stars for 2021. In addition, three McCathern attorneys were included in the Top 100 Texas Rising Stars and one made the Up-And-Coming Top 50 Women list.
The McCathern attorneys and the practice areas they were recognized for are:
- Stephanie M. Almeter – Business Litigation
- Brett M. Chisum – Business Litigation
- Erin R. Clegg – Family Law
- Jesse Hoffman – Business and Corporate Law
- Arnold Shokouhi – Business Litigation
Rising Star honorees must be 40 years old or younger or in practice for no more than 10 years. They are selected by Super Lawyers, a division of Thompson Reuters, based on independent research, peer nominations, and evaluation by an advisory board. Super Lawyers bestows the honor on no more than 2.5% of attorneys in the state each year, and the exclusive list is published in the Rising Stars issue of Texas Super Lawyers magazine and in Texas Monthly magazine.
Stephanie Almeter, Brett Chisum, and Arnold Shokouhi made the Top 100 Texas Rising Stars list. This was the third consecutive year that Brett Chisum received this elite distinction. Stephanie Almeter also was included in the Up-And-Coming 50 Women list for 2021.
For Arnold Shokouhi and Jesse Hoffman this is the ninth consecutive year to be named to the Rising Stars list, while it is the eighth year in a row for Stephanie Almeter, the sixth consecutive year for Brett Chisum, and the first for Erin Clegg.
The full list is published in the April 2021 issue of Texas Monthly magazine and the Texas Rising Stars issue of Super Lawyers magazine. The Texas Super Lawyers list, which honors Texas attorneys over 40 years of age, is announced in September each year.
See the digital version of the 2021 Texas Rising Stars magazine here.