Texas Lawyer announced that Kristin Kruse '06, an associate at Winstead, has been named the Houston Young Lawyers Association Woodrow B. Seals Outstanding Young Lawyer of HOuston for 2015
Houston, TX, July 15, 2015 — Winstead PC associate Kristin Kruse has been named the Houston Young Lawyers Association Woodrow B. Seals Outstanding Young Lawyer of Houston for 2015. The award is based on an attorney's professional proficiency, service to the profession, and service to the community. Kruse is the first Winstead attorney to receive this award. Past recipients include former Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, retired Texas Supreme Court Justice Tom Philips, and Governor Greg Abbott.
A member of Winstead's Commercial Litigation Practice Group, Kruse focuses her practice on commercial, business, and energy litigation and appeals in federal and state court. She has litigated and provided advice on indemnity, insurance coverage, and bad-faith allegations on behalf of corporate clients and insurance companies in industries related to oil field services, transportation, maritime and construction.