Todd W. Mensing focuses on complex commercial litigation. He is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, a distinction reserved for Texas trial lawyers with a high degree of trial experience and expertise. During the last ten years, an average of fewer than ten attorneys per year statewide has earned the distinction.
He is recognized among the top lawyers in the nation for commercial litigation in The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Mensing also is recognized in the area of Texas General Commercial Litigation in the 2014-2016 editions of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business published by London-based Chambers and Partners. He has also been elected to the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), an elite group of the country’s leading judges and civil trial lawyers.
Mr. Mensing has tried cases in virtually every arena, including in the areas of complex commercial litigation; intellectual property and trade secret disputes; executive employment claims; catastrophic personal injury cases; as well as white collar criminal defense matters.
In 2015 and 2016, he was named one of the top 100 lawyers in Texas and Houston on the annual Texas Super Lawyers list. He has been on the Texas Super Lawyers list for several years. He was put on the Super Lawyers list in only his fifth year of practice and was one of the youngest attorneys in Texas to be named to the list. He was named to the “Who’s Who in Energy” list of top 100 Houston energy industry leaders published in 2011–2014 in several U.S. city business journals.
Prior to joining Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., Mr. Mensing graduated with honors and in the top ten percent of his class at the University of Texas School of Law. He obtained his undergraduate degree with honors from Stanford University.
Mr. Mensing was born in Modesto, California. In 1994, he earned a B.A. in English, with honors, from Stanford University. In 1999, he graduated from the University of Texas School of Law, where he was a four-time recipient of the Dean’s Achievement Award. After graduating from law school, he began his career in the litigation section of Vinson & Elkins, L.L.P. In March of 2001, he joined Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C.
Admitted 1999, Texas
Professional Webpage: http://www.azalaw.com/attorneys/todd-w-mensing/
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