Kenneth Menges Named to “Dallas 500” as One of North Texas’ Most Influential Leaders

(Dallas) – Akin Gump Dallas partner in charge J. Kenneth Menges Jr. has been selected by D CEO magazine for its Dallas 500 list of the most powerful business leaders in North Texas.

The editors of D CEO, through a year-long process of research and interviews, selected the most influential leaders in more than 60 categories, including law, banking, energy and manufacturing.

In his published profile, Mr. Menges’s role as Dallas office PIC is noted, as well as his membership on the firm’s management committee and the office’s diversity committee. He is quoted as saying he enjoys “working with lawyers and clients to connect dots, solve problems, and make deals happen” and offers as his best advice a lesson his father taught him years ago: “There’s always a better way to say it.”

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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