Gray Reed is a full-service, Texas-based law firm with two
offices in the Lone Star State and over 125 attorneys. The firm's
dedication to its clients across a multitude of industries and 30
practices has led to repeat clients and word-of-mouth referrals
since its founding in 1985.
Billing Flexibility, Big Clients
One reason Gray Reed's clients praise the firm's work is that it
efficiently staffs matters, giving associates the opportunity to
work alongside experienced attorneys for clients like Southwest
Airlines, Crestwood Midstream Partners, Sherwin-Williams, PPG
Industries, Jani-King, Verizon and Freeport-McMoRan Oil &
Many of Gray Reed's attorneys have worked at the firm their
entire legal careers. This may be due in part to the firm's
mentorship programs, which help newer attorneys on skills ranging
from legal practice and writing, to business development and
Lone Star Leaders
The firm has been ranked by Texas Lawyer every year since 2004
and has been ranked as the second fastest growing law firm out of
the top 25 firms of Texas. In 2014, Martindale-Hubbell selected the
firm as a "Top Ranked Law Firm," an honor only awarded to firms
where at least 33% of the attorneys hold a Martindale-Hubbell AV
Preeminent Rating. Fortune also recognized Gray Reed as one of the
top nationally ranked law firms for the top 500 companies in the
United States in 2015, as did U.S. News & World Report and Best
Lawyers. In 2016, U.S. News & World Report ranked the firm's
practices, with Commercial Litigation, Health Care, and Litigation
coming in as Tier 1.
Gray Reed is not only prestigious, but also a great place to
work. For three years running the firm was ranked by the Houston
Business Journal as one of the best places to work. In 2016, the
firm ranked as the 18th largest law firm in Houston.
Additionally, the Dallas Business Journal named Gray Reed &
McGraw as a finalist in its "2015 Best Places to Work"