Houston Law Firm Accolades

The attorneys of Wright Abshire have spent years working diligently on behalf of Texas families to assist with intricate estate planning, long-term care planning and other elder law concerns. Along the way, we have been recognized for our accomplishments in the elder law field and for our excellence in providing superior legal services to our clients.

Experience Recognized by the National Elder Law Foundation

Five of our attorneys — partners Wesley E. Wright and Molly Dear Abshire have been recognized as certified elder law attorneys (CELAs) by the National Elder Law Foundation (NELF). This distinction acknowledges their considerable experience in elder law issues and deep commitment to assisting families with difficult end-of-life matters. Achieving certification by the NELF requires rigorous examination, peer review and recommendations, and ongoing education in the elder law field.

Publications Used by Legal Professionals and Texas Families

As recognized leaders in this area, we have helped write the book on elder law issues. Mr. Wright and Ms. Abshire have collaborated on two books that assist other lawyers in the field. These books also help families understand the legal complexities involved in Medicaid planning, advance health care directives and other elder law issues. Legal professionals and clients alike trust our experienced advice to guide them in their decision-making.

A Law Firm Distinguished for Its Excellence

Our distinguished firm has garnered a number of other prestigious accolades from trusted, reputable sources. Mr. Wright and Ms. Abshire have both been included in the list of Texas Super Lawyers for several years;

Both Ms. Abshire and Mr. Wright are AV Preeminent-rated* through Martindale-Hubbell's peer-review system; AV Preeminent is the highest rating. Both have also been included in the list of Houston's Top Lawyers for the People, presented by H Texas magazine, for several years. Additionally, Mr. Wright was selected by his peers as Best Lawyers' Lawyer of the Year for 2014 in the field of elder law in the Houston Area. Ms. Abshire was selected by her peers as Best Lawyers' Lawyer of the Year 2012 in the field of elder law in the Houston area. She was also listed in the Top List: Houston Super Lawyers Top List for 2014.

Contact Wright Abshire

At Wright Abshire, we are proud of our recognized accomplishments. We are prouder still of the important work we do for our clients every single day. Contact our firm online or call 713-660-9595 to arrange a consultation to discuss how we can assist you with your elder law needs. With offices in Bellaire, The Woodlands and Carmine, we assist families in the Houston area, across Texas and throughout the country.

* AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.


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