The Texas Board of Legal Specialization (TBLS) announced that Rhodes W. Hamilton, a Partner at Hamilton & Squibb, LLP, received Board Certification in the area of Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law.

Board Certification is a voluntary designation program certifying Texas attorneys in 21 specific areas of law.  Board Certified attorneys must be licensed for at least five years, devote a required percentage of practice to a specialty area for at least three years, attend continuing education seminars, pass an evaluation by fellow lawyers and judges and pass a 6-hour written examination.