October 2016

Alumni Notes are published based on the information we receive from our alumni. If you have been recognized or have other professional news to share, please e-mail Berkley_Knas@baylor.edu, for inclusion in the next issue of Rocket Docket.

Senator Don Adams, JD '63

Senator Don Adams was recognized by the Friends of The Daily for his support of a free press and his selection as 2015 James Madison Award winner by the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas.




Otway B. Denny, Jr., JD '73

Otway B. Denny, Jr., of Norton Rose Fulbright's Houston office, was selected as a Lifetime Achievement honoree of the 2016 Professional Excellence Awards of Texas Lawyer.




John Weber, JD '73

John Weber of Norton Rose Fulbright, was honored as a 2017 Lawyer by of the Year by Best Lawyers in America for Product Liability Litigation -- Defendants. This award recognizes lawyers who have a high level of integrity, professionalism, and ability. Only one lawyer in each practice area and in each community is honored with this award.




Carmen Eiker, JD '78

Carmen Eiker of Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P. in Dallas was named a 2016 Texas Super Lawyer.




Marilea Lewis, JD '78

Marilea Lewis of Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson LLP was named a 2016 Texas Super Lawyer and Top 100 Attorney in Texas for her work in family law.




William R. Greendyke, JD '79,

William R. Greendyke of Norton Rose Fulbright, was honored as a 2017 Lawyer by of the Year by Best Lawyers in America for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law. This award recognizes lawyers who have a high level of integrity, professionalism, and ability. Only one lawyer in each practice area and in each community is honored with this award.




Keith Nelson, JD '83

Keith Nelson of Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson LLP was named a 2016 Texas Super Lawyer for his work in family law.




Jeff Nobles, JD '86

Jeff Nobles, of counsel of Deans & Lyons in Houston, was named a Super Lawyer for the 14th consecutive year for his work in appellate cases.




Craig B. Florence, JD '87

Craig B. Florence of the Dallas office of Gardere was named a 2016 Texas Super Lawyer for his work in business litigation.




Katherine A. Fillmore, JD '09

Katherine A. Fillmore joined the Butler Snow team in Austin. Fillmore practices with the firm's product liability group.




Hunter Lewis, JD '10

Hunter Lewis of Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson LLP was named a 2016 Texas Super Lawyer for his work in family law.




Charmaine Wilde, JD '12

Charmaine Wilde entered private practice as part of the John McGlothlin Law Firm in San Marcos. Wilde also is serving her second year as president of the Hays County Bar Association.