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William Worthington Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Mr. Worthington has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the legal industry

Mr. Worthington's expertise had also led him to opportunities to contribute articles to law journals in both the United States and United Kingdom.

    HOUSTON, TX, May 04, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present William Worthington with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Mr. Worthington celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

As a partner of Conner & Winters in Houston, TX, Mr. Worthington demonstrates an expertise in the field of law derived from 42 years of professional experience. He focuses his practice on litigation, which includes matters of alternative dispute resolution, appellate litigation, class actions, commercial litigation, personal injury defense litigation, and transportation and logistics litigation. In particular, Mr. Worthington is known for being an expert in these matters as it pertains to product liability. Before joining the team at Conner & Winters in 2016, he served as a partner of Strasburger & Price LLP from 1994 to 2016. Reflecting on the early years of his profession as the foundation of his career, Mr. Worthington also succeeded in his roles as associate, partner, and shareholder for Sewell & Riggs, where he spent 18 years of his career.

Mr. Worthington is a graduate of the University of Utah and Washington and Lee University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science and a Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1972 and 1976, respectively. After his education, he supplemented his hands-on experience through his memberships with prominent industry organizations, which allowed him to develop his professional skill set further. Today, Mr. Worthington continues to affiliate with these organizations, which include the American Law Institute, the American Judicature Society, the Product Liability Advisory Council (now known simply as "PLAC"), the Houston Bar Foundation, the Texas Bar Foundation, and the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, where he is certified as a civil trial lawyer and personal injury lawyer. Mr. Worthington's expertise had also led him to opportunities to contribute articles to law journals in both the United States and United Kingdom. In 1976, he served as executive editor of the Washington and Lee Law Review.

Outside of his professional work, Mr. Worthington gives back as a member of the Active Houston YMCA, Amnesty International U.S.A., and the American Red Cross, where he previously served as the Texas State Bar delegate to the Republic of Cuba in 2001. He is the proud father of four children.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Mr. Worthington has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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