Texas-based Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith Earns Best Law Firms Ranking

Firm recognized for litigation excellence in federal patent, copyright, business cases

SHERMAN, Texas – Texas-based Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith, LLP, has earned a Metropolitan Tier 1 ranking in Dallas/Fort Worth for patent, copyright and commercial litigation on the 2018 Best Law Firms list.

The firm’s selection to the exclusive listing published by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers followed nominations from other lawyers throughout D/FW, including the Eastern District cities of Plano and Sherman.

Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith is a full-service litigation boutique with more than 25 years of experience representing some of the world’s largest corporations, medium and small businesses, federal, state and local officials, and other individuals. Based in Sherman, the firm also maintains offices in the Eastern District cites of Lufkin, Marshall, Plano/Dallas and Tyler.

Earlier this year, firm founder Clyde M. Siebman was named the Dallas/Fort Worth Lawyer of the Year for patent litigation in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, he was named D/FW’s top patent litigator after earning the highest overall ranking from other local trial attorneys who handle patent cases. This geographical area includes portions of the Eastern District of Texas as well as the Northern District of Texas. Mr. Siebman has appeared as counsel in more than 400 federal court cases in the Eastern District of Texas during his career.

Mr. Siebman and fellow name partner Michael C. Smith were named to the 2017 Texas Super Lawyers list based on their work in intellectual property litigation and commercial litigation. Fellow name partner Larry Phillips and firm partner Stephanie Barnes both previously have earned selection to the companion Texas Rising Stars list of the state’s top young lawyers.

Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith, LLP, is a Texas-based, trial-focused law firm widely known for its work in the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Northern Districts of Texas and throughout the state. The firm’s experienced attorneys provide litigation expertise in cases involving patents, trademarks, trade secrets and other business disputes.