Bell Nunnally Partner Larry L. Shosid has been selected as “Lawyer of the Year” in the area of Commercial Finance Law for the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan region by Best Lawyers for The Best Lawyers in America® 2020. Selections are based on the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. For each metropolitan area’s specialty, only one attorney is selected.
“Larry has a distinguished career of client service and has earned a sterling reputation among his peers,” said James Skochdopole, managing partner of Bell Nunnally. “As a firm we congratulate Larry for this well-deserved honor.”
In total, The Best Lawyers in America’s 2020 features 18 Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP attorneys, the highest number in firm history, including 15 partners. Of this group, Partner Danica L. Mathes has been listed more than 10 consecutive years (since 2007). In addition, the following partners have been listed for five or more consecutive years: Mikel J. Bowers (since 2013), Jeffrey S. Lowenstein (since 2013), James A. Skochdopole (since 2013), Beverly A. Whitley (since 2016) and Tammy S. Wood (since 2016). Of Counsel W. Bennett Cullum has also been listed for more than five consecutive years (since 2013).
Shosid is a member of Bell Nunnally’s Commercial Finance, Corporate and Securities, Mergers and Acquisitions and Real Estate practices. He has extensive experience with commercial finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings (both public and private placements), general corporate representations and various real property and energy transactions. Active in his community, Shosid is a regional board member for the Anti-Defamation League and chairman of the Dallas Classic Baseball League. He earned his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law (1987) and his B.B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin (1984).
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