News Release

‎152 Locke Lord Lawyers Named to The Best Lawyers in ‎America® ‎‎2023 List‎, 38 Recognized as Ones to Watch

August 18, 2022

August 18, 2022 – Locke Lord is pleased to announce 152 lawyers from 15 U.S. offices have been recognized in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, and 38 lawyers from nine offices were recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. In addition, six of the Firm’s lawyers were recognized under the special designation of Lawyer of the Year, an honor earned by just one lawyer in each practice area and metropolitan area.

Lawyer of the Year Recipients:

Lori A. Basilico (Providence) – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Douglas G. Gray (Providence) – Corporate Law
Brad Hawley (Austin) – Real Estate Law
Brandon Lobb (Houston) – Derivatives and Futures Law
Janis Loegering (Dallas) – Banking and Finance Law
Robert T. Mowrey (Dallas) – Litigation - Banking and Finance

The full list of Locke Lord lawyers listed in the 2023 editions of The Best Lawyers in America® and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch follows below.








Los Angeles

New Orleans

New York

  • Rob Evans – Securities / Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation
  • Alan J. Levin – Insurance Law, Reinsurance Law
  • Eric C. Strain – Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Stephanie Wickouski – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law




Washington, D.C.

West Palm Beach


About Locke Lord LLP
Locke Lord is a full-service law firm with global reach and 20 offices designed to meet clients’ needs in the United States and around the world. The Firm has a history that spans more than 130 years and is a leader in the middle market arena. Locke Lord focuses on providing the highest levels of commitment, quality and service to clients across its five Key Sectors: Energy and Infrastructure; Finance and Financial Services; Insurance and Reinsurance; Pharmaceutical; and Private Equity. In addition, the Firm advises clients across a broad spectrum of other industries, including fund formation, venture capital, health care, public finance, real estate, technology, cybersecurity and white collar, while providing a wealth of experience through its complex litigation, intellectual property, tax, regulatory and transactional teams.