SAN ANTONIO, October 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Acclaimed Texas attorney Richard R. Orsingerassociate of the Orsinger family law boutique, Nelson, Downing and Anderson (ONDA), was inducted into the State Bar of Texas Family Law Hall of Legends in recognition of his significant contributions to the practice of law.
The Hall of Legends honors lawyers with at least 40 years of practice who have had a positive and significant impact on family law in Texas. Mr. Orsinger, who heads ONDA San Antonio office, is just the 22n/a lawyer selected for the Hall of Legends.
“Richard is someone who really stands out from others in this profession, mainly for his willingness to share his knowledge and experiences in order to elevate the profession,” said ONDA’s managing partner. Scott Downing. “It’s no secret that Texas has a number of outstanding family law attorneys, many of whom have benefited greatly from his largesse. He is a true legend of the Texas bar.”
Among the most respected family law attorneys in Texas for his work in high-profile and innovative cases, Mr. Orsinger is also a prolific writer and lecturer on legal topics. He is the author of an authoritative 900-page treatise on Texas civil appeal process. He was editor of the State Bar of Texas’ Texas Supreme Court Practice Handbook and a two-volume work on the use of experts in family law litigation.
His achievements as a legal writer and researcher have been recognized with the prestigious Texas Bar Foundation award Dan Rugeley Award Memorial Award. He also graduated from the Family Law Section of the Texas State Bar. Dan R Award. Award and the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists’ Sam Emison Award for Outstanding Contributions to Family Law.
Having written and presented over 250 continuing legal education articles, he is one of only two attorneys to have twice graduated from the College of the State Bar of Texas’ Franklin Jones Best CLE Article Award and is the recipient of a Gene Cavin State Bar of Excellence in CLE Award Texas. He also received a Presidential Citation from the State Bar of Texas for “his innovative leadership and relentless pursuit of excellence in continuing legal education.”
Throughout his career, Mr. Orsinger has consistently been honored as one of the top 100 lawyers in the state by the Texas Super Lawyers legal guide, as well as one of the top family law and appellate lawyers by The Best Lawyers in America.
Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson has been serving families for over 30 years. With offices at dallas, frisco, fort worth and San AntonioONDA is one of the Texas’ large family law firms. Each partner is certified in family law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, as well as a member of the Texas Academy of Family Law Specialists.
SOURCEOrsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson, LLP