Graves Dougherty attorneys have been selected annually by The Best Lawyers in America® since its inception. The 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®— widely regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States— includes more than 30 attorneys from Graves Dougherty, more than any other firm in Austin.  The firm also has more listed lawyers in Best Lawyers in the fields of Administrative Law, Banking and Finance Law, Bankruptcy Litigation, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Energy Law, Natural Resources Law, and Trusts & Estates, than any other firm in Austin, and more listed lawyers in Administrative/Regulatory Law and Water Law than any other firm in Texas.

Attorneys at Graves Dougherty are listed in The Chambers USA in Insurance law.