DALLAS - The noted Texas trial law firm Lyons & Simmons, LLP is pleased to announce that civil litigation attorney Lana P. Beverly has joined the firm's Dallas office as an associate.
"Our firm is built on talented and aggressive attorneys who are fearless in the courtroom," says firm co-founder Michael Lyons. "Lana brings some impressive credentials and we are very excited to add her to our team here in Dallas."
Ms. Beverly joins the firm from the Dallas office of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP. Her experience includes representing both plaintiffs and defendants in civil litigation in state and federal courts. She focuses her practice on business disputes, including cases involving breach of contract, construction, breach of fiduciary duty and employment issues, as well as professional liability matters. She also represents clients in catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death claims.
While serving as a judicial clerk for the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, Ms. Beverly authored four appellate opinions involving criminal issues of first impression. She also worked as a judicial extern for the North Carolina Court of Appeals.
Ms. Beverly earned her law degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 2010 where she was the Notes Editor and Staff Member of the North Carolina Journal Of Law & Technology. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and was a National Merit Achievement Scholar.
Lyons & Simmons, LLP has offices in Dallas and Houston and maintains a reputation as one of the state's premier trial boutique firms. Its lawyers routinely handle high-stakes cases of all kinds, including business disputes, products liability, personal injury, wrongful death, professional liability, real estate, securities, and construction cases. To learn more, visit http://www.deanslyons.com.