Two Dallas-Based FordHarrison Partners Named 2016 Texas Super Lawyers

Date   Sep 6, 2016

FordHarrison LLP, one of the country’s largest management-side labor and employment law firms, is pleased to announce that Partners, Buena Vista Lyons and  Lawrence J. McNamara, have been selected to the 2016 “Texas Super Lawyers” list.

Attorneys are selected for this honor through a statewide nomination process, peer review by practice area and independent research on candidates. The rigorous process is designed to identify lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only five percent of attorneys in the state of Texas are named “Super Lawyers.”

Vista Lyons is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She has focused her practice on exclusively defending management in employment litigation matters for nearly 20 years. Employers turn to Vista to defend them before federal and state courts and administrative agencies across the nation involving Title VII discrimination claims (race, color, sex, religion, and national origin); ADEA (age), ADA/ADAAA (disability) and Equal Pay Act claims; ERISA Section 510 discrimination and denial of benefits claims; FMLA discrimination/interference claims; FLSA and state wage and hour claims; SOX whistleblower/retaliation and other wrongful termination claims; tort claims and claims for breach of contract, including employment, non-disclosure and restrictive covenant agreements.

Larry McNamara has over 30 years of experience and is also Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law. He practices litigation and labor and employment law. He counsels and defends companies in matters relating to discrimination, wrongful discharge and employment torts, employer-union relations, employment agreements, non-competition covenants, trade secrets and confidential information, fair labor standards, safety and health, pension and benefits.  Larry brings a creative, results-oriented approach to his clients, several of whom have been with him since 1978.  He has successfully resolved disputes through jury trials, arbitrations, and mediations. 

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