Recent Posts: Honors and Awards

  • Nov 222016

    Don Godwin Recognized As 2016 Outstanding Alumnus and Chosen to Hall of Fame by University of Memphis

    We are proud to announce that Godwin Bowman & Martinez Chairman & CEO, Donald E. Godwin , has been selected as the 2016 Outstanding Alumnus by the Fogelman College of Business & Economics at the University of Memphis and is the latest inductee in the Fogelman College Hall of Fame! These are ...

  • Sep 212016

    Five Lawyers from Godwin Bowman & Martinez Honored with Inclusion on Super Lawyers® List

    We are proud to announce that five of our attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2016 list of Super Lawyers® . The list includes the top 5% of lawyers in the state and recognizes attorneys based on their legal ability, success, experience, and more. Click here to read the entire press rel ...

  • Aug 232016

    2017 Best Lawyers in America List Honors Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorneys

    The Best Lawyers in America , one of the nation's leading guides to legal counsel, has once again recognized Godwin Bowman & Martinez attorneys, Donald E. Godwin, George Carlton Jr. and Carolyn Raines among the top attorneys in the nation. Don Godwin and Carolyn Raines have been honored for their ...

  • Jun 302016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez CEO Donald E. Godwin Recognized by Chambers USA for Third Year

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Chairman & CEO Donald E. Godwin has been recognized in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. This is the third consecutive year in which Mr. Godwin has been named among the top commercial litigators in the nation by Chambers. Each year, ...

  • Apr 212016

    Donald E. Godwin Honored Among Best Lawyers in Dallas

    We are proud to announce that CEO of Godwin Bowman & Martinez, Donald E. Godwin, has been honored among the list of 2016 Best Lawyers in Dallas. This is a tremendous accolade demonstrating Mr. Godwin's excellent work in commercial litigation. This is his ninth time being honored on this list. To ...

  • Apr 82016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorney Leiza Dolghih Adds Mediation Skills

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Senior Attorney Leiza Dolghih has completed "40-Hour Basic Mediation Training," a course that complies with the standards set by the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable and Chapter 154 of the Texas Civil Practices & Remedies Code. Ms. Dolghih is now qualified to mediate ...

  • Mar 282016

    Donald E. Godwin Selected to 2016 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America

    We are proud to announce that founder and CEO of Godwin Bowman & Martinez, Donald E. Godwin, has been selected for the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America list for 2016. This is a prestigious honor that recognizes fewer than 1/10 of 1% of attorneys throughout the nation. The selection is a ...

  • Mar 112016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorneys Recognized Among the 2016 Best Lawyers in America

    Noted Texas Trial and Appellate law firm, Godwin Bowman & Martinez, is proud to announce that the firm has had four attorneys recognized on the 2016 list of The Best Lawyers in America published by Woodward-White. On the 2016 list are Chairman and CEO, Donald E. Godwin; President, COO and Managing ...

  • Mar 72016

    Seven Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorneys Named to 2016 Texas Rising Stars

    Seven attorneys from the noted trial and appellate law firm Godwin Bowman & Martinez have been recognized on the 2016 list of Texas Rising Stars. Read the full story here

  • Feb 62016

    Donald E. Godwin Named Among "50 Lions of the Texas Bar" by Texas Lawbook

    Learn about Don Godwin's journey from bagging groceries to leading the biggest environmental litigation. Click here to read the full story!

  • Nov 252015

    Donald E. Godwin Earns Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers Honors

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez is proud to announce that CEO Donald E. Godwin has been selected among the 2014-2015 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America. This is an honor earned by fewer than 1/10 of 1% of all attorneys in the nation. Click here to learn more .

  • Nov 52014

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Named Among 2015 Best Law Firms

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez was recently named to the 2015 Best Law Firms listing by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America. The firm earned a Tier 1 Metropolitan ranking for its commercial litigation work, with additional recognition based on their expertise in mediation and product ...

  • Oct 282014

    Shawn M. McCaskill Earns Board Certification in Civil Appellate Law

    Experienced Dallas appellate lawyer Shawn McCaskill, a shareholder in the Texas trial and appellate firm Godwin Bowman & Martinez , has earned Board Certification in Civil Appellate Law from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. In order to secure Board Certification, an attorney must complete ...

  • Sep 252014

    Donald E. Godwin Named to Who's Who in Energy for 4th Year

    Donald E. Godwin, Chairman and CEO of the Texas Trial and Appellate firm, Godwin Bowman & Martinez, has been honored with selection to the 2014-15 list of Who's Who in Energy by the American City Business Journals. This is Mr. Godwin's 4th consecutive selection to this exclusive list. The Who's Who ...

  • Jul 92014

    George Carlton Appointed Church Attorney for Episcopal Diocese of Dallas

    George Carlton, Shareholder of Godwin Bowman & Martinez, has been appointed to the position of "Church Attorney" for the Episcopal Diocese of Dallas by Bishop James M. Stanton. The position supports the collective diocese of 74 churches located across north east Texas from Corsicana to Texarkana, ...

  • Jul 92014

    Donald E. Godwin Featured in Super Lawyers Where Are They Now

    Donald E. Godwin is featured in Super Lawyers Where Are They Now. The story appears as a follow up to the 2003 inaugural issue of Texas Super Lawyer s featuring Mr. Godwin on the cover. To read the article click here .

  • Jul 92014

    Donald E. Godwin Named to Texas Super Lawyers Advisory Board

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez is proud to announce that Chairman and CEO, Donald E. Godwin, has been named to the Texas Super Lawyers Advisory Board. The Board will be made up of highly influential attorneys throughout the state who exemplify excellence in practice. Board members will offer advice on the ...

  • Jul 82014

    Leiza Dolghih Named to Junior Achievement Board

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez, a Texas trial and appellate firm with offices in Dallas, Houston and Plano, is proud to announce that associate, Leiza Dolghih, has been elected by the Junior Achievement of Dallas Board of Directors to serve on the inaugural Junior Achievement of Dallas Young Professionals ...

  • Jul 82014

    Elisaveta Dolghih Promoted to Senior Attorney

    The Texas trial and appellate law firm, Godwin Bowman & Martinez has announced that Litigation Associate Elisaveta (Leiza) Dolghih of Dallas has been promoted to Senior Attorney. Leiza represents Fortune 500 companies, small and mid-size businesses, and individuals in all types of commercial and ...

  • Feb 272014

    Donald E. Godwin Earns 2014 Chambers USA Recognition

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez is proud to announce that Donald E. Godwin, Chairman and CEO of the firm, was named to the 2014 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. This recognition was based on his representation of clients in high-stakes complex litigation involving a wide ...

  • Dec 82013

    Donald E. Godwin Named to Best Lawyers in Dallas for Sixth Time

    The Texas trial and appellate law firm, Godwin Bowman & Martinez is pleased to announce that firm Chairman and CEO Donald E. Godwin has been named to D Magazine’s 2013 list of The Best Lawyers in Dallas. The complete list will be included in the May 2013 edition of D Magazine and is available online ...

  • Jul 112011

    Laci Dreher Named President of Collaborative Law Professionals of North Texas

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez is pleased to announce that Laci Dreher has been named the president-elect of the Collaborative Law Professionals of North Texas, a group consisting of lawyers and neutral professionals who have made a commitment to offer an alternative to traditional litigation. Click here ...