Robert M. Manley
DALLAS - McKool Smith co-founder Mike McKool Jr. and firm principal Robert M. Manley have earned spots on D Magazine's 2007 Best Lawyers in Dallas list.
Mr. McKool is honored for his work in business litigation, and Mr. Manley is honored for his work in intellectual property litigation.
Mr. McKool has been included on the prestigious list every year, and Mr. Manley
has repeatedly earned a spot on the magazine's separate listing of the city's top young lawyers.
handles complex business litigation and intellectual property litigation for successful companies in courtrooms across the United States.
He serves as an adjunct professor of trial advocacy at Southern Methodist University School of Law, and is the founder and chairman of the McKool Smith Pro Bono Criminal Trial Program, which provides criminal jury trial counsel to the underprivileged.
To select the Best Lawyers in Dallas, D Magazine
solicited nominations from practicing attorneys working in Dallas.
Voters were required to nominate only those attorneys whose work they had observed firsthand, including firm colleagues, co-counsel and opposing counsel.
The magazine's executive editor then met with a blue-ribbon panel of attorneys to finalize the list.
's Best Lawyers in Dallas profile can be viewed here, and Mr. Manley's
can be viewed here.