Omar J. Alaniz


Omar Alaniz


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Sole Recipient Awards:

"Sandra Day O'Connor Award for Professional Service" American Inns of Court, 2012

"National Outstanding Young Lawyer," American Bar Association (Young Lawyers Division), 2011

"Outstanding Young Lawyer of Texas," Texas Young Lawyers Association, 2011

"Outstanding Young Lawyer of Dallas," Dallas Young Lawyers Association, 2011

John C. Akard "Community Service Award," Bankruptcy Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, 2011

Romina L. Mulloy Award for "Outstanding Young Bankruptcy Lawyer" State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Section, 2010

"Best BOA Coach" SMU Law School's Board of Advocates, 2013, 2015, 2018

"Outstanding Faculty Member" SMU Law School's OUTLaw, 2013

John C. Ford American Inn of Court's "Rookie of the Year," 2005

Other Recognitions:

Ranked in Chambers USA for Bankruptcy/Restructuring-Texas, 2015-2020

Recognized as a "40 Under 40" by the American Bankruptcy Institute, 2017

Recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer (Thomson Reuters), 2014-2019

"Best Lawyers in Dallas" by D Magazine, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016-2020

Recognized as a "Legal Leader on the Rise" by Texas Lawyer, 2013

Recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer-Rising Star (Thomson Reuters), 2010-2013

"Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40," by the National LGBT Bar Association, 2013