Personal injury attorney, Colin D. Moore of Provost Umphrey has been named to the Texas Rising Star list as one of the top up-and-coming attorneys in Texas for 2012.
This is Moore's sixth year to be named a Rising Star. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. Rising Star attorneys are 40 years old or younger, or have been in practice less 10 years or less.
Moore handles toxic tort (asbestos), personal injury, premises liability, and product liability cases for the Provost Umphrey Law Firm in Beaumont.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of a candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.