Small Firm That Punches Above its Weight

Chambers USA, 2008

"They are the high-horsepower team that you need when you have bet-the-business litigation."

- Chambers USA, 2013

"They were superb. Thanks to them, the truth finally won out, and I have my name back."

- Mr. Robert Kaluza, Client

"Oh, by God the lawyers at SKV go to trial! But they use wisdom and strategy when doing so. They're not just hot-headed cowboys rushing into court for the heck of it."

-Benchmark 2015

“Smyser Kaplan & Veselka is recommended by peers for its great team of trial lawyers. …renowned for being able to successfully tackle complex cases…."

- Benchmark Litigation, 2010

Sep 21, 2016

After Acquittal, SKV Deepwater Horizon Client Speaks Publicly for First Time

After interviews with SKV client Robert Kaluza and his lawyers, Texas Monthly magazine discusses the gulf oil spill tragedy.

Sep 14, 2016

Jarod Stewart Chosen for Under 40 Hot List by Benchmark Litigation

“Specializing in appellate and general commercial matters, Smyser Kaplan & Veselka’s Jarod Stewart has accumulated considerable experience in business

Sep 14, 2016

Dane Ball Chosen for the Under 40 Hot List by Benchmark Litigation

"Dane Ball of Smyser Kaplan & Veselka is one of the best young white-collar defense partners in Texas." .... Benchmark Litigation

Sep 8, 2016

Seven SKV Lawyers Selected as Texas Super Lawyers

SKV is pleased to announce that seven SKV partners have been selected as 2016 Texas Super Lawyers.

Awards & Recognition