Suzy Rice, Esq. is a trial attorney and Founding Partner of the Law Firm of RICE & RICE. As one of the most recognized litigators in the State of Texas, she brings over (35) years of trusted complex Commercial Litigation experience to the State and Federal courts, along with an AV peer review of “Preeminent”, which is the highest attorney rating available to legal ability and ethics, as well as being named a “Lawyer of Distinction”, featured in the National Law Journal.
Mrs. Rice brings a resume to the table that is second to none. She has been legal counsel of choice to Plaintiffs and Defendants in (27) counties across Texas in multiple disciplines of the law, as well as legal representation to hundreds of (HOA) Homeowner Associations and Commercial Properties throughout the state. Mrs. Rice has also been responsible for numerous ground breaking published opinions that have had a direct impact on the legal landscape in Texas, while cementing her reputation as one of the go to high stakes Commercial Litigators in the Texas Judicial System.
Respected by her peers, as a tenacious litigator who is fiercely loyal to her clients, Mrs. Rice brings a highly competitive mindset to defending the rule of law. The cornerstone of her remarkable success is directly attributed to her analytical understanding of the law and how they are applied to the ever present gray areas. She is resolute in the fact that when seeking a legal remedy for a client, “you own their problem until it is resolved”.
Mrs. Rice may be best known for her engagement of the Texas Legislature, where she has been actively involved in helping shape legislation that has had a positive impact on her fellow Texans. As co-author of Chapter 204 and sections of Chapter 209 of the Texas Property Code, she has positioned herself as one of the foremost authorities regarding (HOA) Homeowner Association Law.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Dallas, Texas – Trial Attorney Suzy Rice, with the Law Firm of RICE & RICE has been awarded an AV peer review of “PREEMINENT”, by Martindale-Hubble, which for 130 years has been the gold standard for evaluating attorneys. Mrs. Rice has been rated by her colleagues and judges, as an elite attorney, possessing the highest rating available to legal ability and ethics. The prestigious rating is awarded to less than 10% of the attorneys in the United States and demonstrates that Mrs. Rice has distinguished herself as an elite advocate in the Texas Judicial System, who brings over 35 years of trusted experience to the courtroom.
RICE NAMED BEST LAWYER
San Antonio, Texas – Suzy Rice, Attorney and Counselor at Law with the Law Firm of RICE & RICE has been named one of the “Best Lawyers”, in San Antonio, by S.A. Scene magazine. This accolade was awarded as a part of the publications 16th annual, Best Lawyers survey, with winners being nominated and selected by their peers. As a part of the survey, S.A. Scene reached out to lawyers in (70) distinct areas of practice to see who they believe represented San Antonio’s upper tier of legal talent. Trial Attorney, Suzy Rice, was listed as one of the Best Lawyers in the practice of Business Litigation.
Suzy Rice, received her (JD) Juris Doctorate Degree, from South Texas College of Law Houston, where she graduated in the top ten percent (10%) of her class. She received her (BS) Bachelor of Science Degree and Master of Arts Degree from Sam Houston State University, where she also graduated with honors and served as a graduate teaching assistant while she was working on her Master of Arts Degree.
As a member of the state Bar of Texas, she is licensed to practice in all State District Courts, State Appellate Courts, the Texas Supreme Court, and the United States Southern, Western and District Federal Courts.
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