Alfonso Kennard Jr.: Honors And Achievements

Board Certification

Alfonso Kennard Jr. is board-certified in labor and employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Board certification means an attorney has extensive experience in a select field of law. In order to receive certification, an attorney must demonstrate and pass an intense examination to show extraordinary knowledge in that area. Board-certified lawyers have earned the right to represent themselves to the public as specialists in a particular area of the law and are the only attorneys allowed by the State Bar of Texas to do so.

There are over 70,000 licensed attorneys in Texas. As of 2011, fewer than 1 percent are board-certified in labor and employment law.

Texas Board of Legal Specialization, TBLS, 1974, Board Certified, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

AV Rated

Alfonso Kennard Jr. have received an AV Preeminent peer-review rating* through Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating for 2014.

AV Rated

Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers is a rating service by Thomson Reuters that recognizes lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process has multiple phases and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Only 2 percent of all Texas attorneys are selected as Super Lawyers and Alfonso Kennard, Jr. is one of them.

Alfonso Kennard, Jr. was named a Rising Star in Texas Super Lawyers magazine in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

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Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Alfonso Kennard, Jr. is life members of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which are two of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. There are approximately 5,000 members throughout the country, and less than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.


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