All Press Releases for March 14, 2018

Michael Sydow, Esq., Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

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

He has earned a reputation for being diligent and thorough.

    HOUSTON, TX, March 14, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Michael Sydow, Esq., with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Mr. Sydow 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.

Michael Sydow is a Houston-based attorney who specializes in civil trial law. With more than 30 years of experience serving as lead counsel on cases involving complex family matters, maritime law and intellectual property, he has earned a reputation for being diligent and thorough. Mr. Sydow received a Bachelor's degree from Southwestern University before earning a JD, with honors, from the University of Texas School of Law in 1976. That same year, he was admitted to the Texas Bar and was named an Outstanding Student in the Navy's postgraduate law program. He then became a trial attorney in the Navy General Counsel's Office, where he was responsible for major litigation focused on service contracts, construction, and research and development.

Mr. Sydow later joined the firms of Eastham, Watson, Dale & Forney; Hagans & Sydow, LLP; and Reynolds & Sydow, LLP, before going into private practice from 1990 to 1993. He was also a shareholder in Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson & Hand from 1997 to 2002. A member of the Houston Bar Association, he was chairman of its judicial liaison committee from 1988 to 1990, the same year he received the organization's President's Award. One of his more well-known clients was the late Michael Jackson, whom Mr. Sydow represented as general counsel.

Mr. Sydow has been a member of the Maritime Law Association of the United States and its practice and procedures committee. He has been admitted to the Texas State Bar, the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Western, Southern and Northern Districts of Texas, as well as the U.S. Supreme Court. In addition to his undergraduate and law degrees, he earned board certification in civil trial law from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

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

About Marquis Who's Who :
Since 1899, when A. N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who's Who in America , Marquis Who's Who has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor, including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment. Today, Who's Who in America remains an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms around the world. Marquis publications may be visited at the official Marquis Who's Who website at

# # #

Contact Information

Fred Marks
Marquis Who's Who Ventures LLC
Berkeley Heights, NJ
Voice: 844-394-6946
E-Mail: Email Us Here
Website: Visit Our Website
Follow Us: